Public Affairs Officer
Miami‑Dade Public Library System presents Sunset Jams – A Storytelling Miami Event
– Stories and performances take center stage amidst a sun setting backdrop –
(Miami, FL – March 6, 2015) The Miami‑Dade Public Library System (MDPLS) invites the community to bring their chairs and blankets and settle in for a fun evening outdoors filled with storytelling, music and more. Theater performances, break dancing and storytelling are just some of the highlights set to take place at these community events.
“It is a great event to spark a child’s imagination,” said Monica Martinez, Librarian 3 at MDPLS. “Everyone has a story; storytellers just bring them to life. We invite the community to come out and share in the story.”
Sunset Jams events will be hosted at:
Coral Gables Branch Library
3443 Segovia St.
Wednesday, March 18, 6:30 ‑ 7:30 p.m. – Featuring Fantasy Theatre Factory: Fantasy Stew.
Golden Glades Branch Library
100 NE 166 St.
Tuesday, March 31, 6:30 ‑ 7:30 p.m. – Featuring Path to Hip Hop, Breakdancing, Spoken Word.
Kendale Lakes Branch Library
15205 SW 88 St.
Thursday, April 9, 6:30 ‑ 7:30 p.m. – Featuring Fantasy Theatre Factory: Never Everglades.
Deering Estate at Cutler
16701 SW 72 Ave.
Tuesday, April 14, 6:30 ‑ 7:30 p.m. – Featuring R&J [romeo and juliet]: A Unique Adaptation.
Village Green Park of Key Biscayne
450 Crandon Blvd.
Wednesday, April 29, 5:30 ‑ 6:30 p.m. – Featuring Lela Lombardo and Storyteller Philip MacAdams.
The Sunset Jams at the Deering Estate and the Village Green Park of Key Biscayne are made possible by the support of Miami‑Dade Parks and Recreation and the Village of Key Biscayne.
About the Miami-Dade Public Library System
The Miami‑Dade Public Library System (MDPLS), a recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, serves as a community center and learning place where the Miami‑Dade community meets to exchange ideas, learn, share, and create. The Library strives to ensure that all residents, regardless of socioeconomics, will be enriched through access to materials, technology, art and culture and programs so that they may develop the skills they need to create and produce innovations for the 21st century. Through its 50 locations, bookmobiles, special services, website (www.mdpls.org) and MDPLS iLibrary app, the library proudly serves more than 7 million annual visitors. In the more than 40 years of serving the community, the MDPLS continues to experience tremendous change and growth, evolving with the technological needs and requirements of its diverse community.
Miami-Dade County provides equal access and equal opportunity in employment and services and does not discriminate on the basis of a disability. If you need an accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or material in an alternate format, contact the branch manager at least seven business days in advance. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).
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