Miami Lakes Library Programs

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Wednesday, April 3, 2024

      The Miami-Dade County Library branch in Miami Lakes is offering classes.  Most events require preregistration and popular courses may fill up early.  

     Sign up in advance to avoid being shut out of classes.  To check availability, call the branch at 305-822-6520, email or sign up at

CANCELED Rhythm and Dance with Andres  Thurs., April 4  11 a.m. – Noon  Learn new dance steps taught by an experienced instructor. Suitable for all skill levels. Ages 19+

Homework Help & Tutoring  Sat, April 6, 13, 20 and 27  10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Certified teachers tutor students in reading, math and science for one-hour sessions. For grades K-12. Free and funded in part by The Children’s Trust. For information contact or 305-375-1413.

All About that Pace Fri., April 12, 26 11 a.m. – Noon Walk in place at your own pace during this low-impact exercise class. Ages 19+

STEM Saturday  Sat., April 13  2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Enjoy a hands-on STEM activity with FIU undergraduate and medical students. Materials provided. Made possible by Green Family Foundation NeighborhoodHELP. Ages 5 - 15.

The STEMology Club  Wed., April 17 4 p.m.  – 5 p.m.  Explore physical sciences, artificial intelligence, coding, game design and engineering. Experiment and build everything from volcanoes to future cities! Presented by Sports Konnect.  Ages 4 - 10.

Talk Crafty to Me!  Thurs., April 18 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Make cool crafts and meet other creatives for a project focused on Women’s History Month. Materials provided.  

Ages 19+

Spanish Guitar Sat., April 20 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. Francisco Valle performs classical and flamenco pieces. All ages. 

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers en dos idiomas  Tues., April 23 11 a.m. – Noon Library staff present stories, songs and activities in English and Spanish for toddlers and caregivers.  Ages 18 mos. - 3.

Chess Club Tues., April 23  6 p.m. – 7 p.m.  Fun, casual game time.  Ages 8 – 18.

Fairy Garden Wed., April 24, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Create your own fairy garden, learn about indoor gardening and get tips. Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Education Advisory Board.  Ages 8+

Comic Book Art  Thurs., April 25 10 a.m.  – Noon  April 25, 2024 is the day when The Central City Citizen newspaper reported DC superhero speedster The Flash went missing! Mark the day in pop culture with crafts and games, while supplies last.  Ages 8 - 18.

     The library is at 6699 Windmill Gate Rd. Hours are Mon. - Thurs., 9:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Fri. and Sat.,  9:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed Sunday.