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Children's Events

Toddlers Dancing with Phonograph

Move It! Shake It! Music for Babies and Toddlers

Nurture your child's natural love of music with songs, rhymes, dances and games designed to foster their development.

Space is limited. Please contact the branch to register.

Thursday, March 2, 11 a.m.*
Miami Lakes Branch

Saturday, March 25, 11 a.m.
Bay Harbor Islands Branch

Taylor the Chef Illustration

The Adventures of Taylor the Chef

Join us for a special presentation by 9‑year‑old entrepreneur Taylor Moxey. Taylor is the owner of a bustling pastry company that donates a portion of its proceeds to charity. She published a children’s book, The Adventures of Taylor the Chef, illustrating her journey to becoming a young entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Saturday, March 4, 2 p.m.
Lemon City Branch

Saturday, March 25, 11 a.m.
Coconut Grove Branch

The Cat in the Hat

The Battle of Things

Thing One and Thing Two are at it again! Tired of the same old story, Thing Two is fed up with his second place ranking and decides to challenge Thing One. Through tap dance, lip syncing and a secret third round, help decide who will be Thing of the Year!

Saturday, March 11, 11 a.m.
Miami Lakes Branch

FIUteach Instructors

Full STEAM ahead with FIUteach

Experiment and play without worrying about a grade! The FIUteach program pairs future teachers with curious kids to find out how the world around us works. Learn about animal classification in a relaxed setting.

Space is limited. Please contact the branch to register.

Friday, March 17, 4 p.m.
Little River Branch

Friday, March 24, 3 p.m.
Arcola Lakes Branch

Friday, March 31, 3:30 p.m.
Model City Branch

Carrie Sue Ayvar Portrait

Women's History Month

Celebrate Women’s History Month with gifted storyteller Carrie Sue Ayvar as she brings two remarkable Florida women to life.

Rose Weiss: Mother of Miami Beach

A feisty Jewish mother who transformed a sparsely populated sandbar into a thriving city.

Wednesday, March 22, 4 p.m.
Miami Beach Regional

Doc Anna: Swamp Doctor of Florida

A trailblazer who braved alligators, rattlesnakes, violent outlaws and chauvinism to help and heal her patients.

Saturday, March 25, 3 p.m.
Homestead Branch

Teen Events

Paintbrush on Palette Close Up

Make Your Own Masterpiece

Paint in the bold and innovative manner of a notable female artist and learn the history behind her distinctive style.

All materials supplied. Space is limited. Please contact the branch to register. Best for ages 12 and up.

Wednesday, March 1, 4 p.m.
Main Library

Thursday, March 2, 4 p.m.
Shenandoah Branch

Friday, March 3, 4 p.m.*
Miami Beach Regional

Saturday, March 4, 3 p.m.**
Coral Gables Branch

Makey Makey Controller

Mobile Makerspace Madness!

Experiment and play with the newest gadgets and the coolest toys from our new Mobile Makerspace carts.

Best for ages 8 and up.

Naranja Branch
Monday, March 6, 4 p.m.
Monday, March 13, 27, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, March 15, 4 p.m.

Miami Lakes Branch
Tuesday, March 14, 5:30 p.m.

Young Girl with Headphones Enjoying Music

DJ for a Day with Girls Make Beats

A special STEAM program where girls are empowered to set hot cues, scratch a track and juggle beats while learning about the technology that goes into making modern music.

Space is limited. Please contact the branch to register. Open to girls and boys.

Saturday, March 18, 2‑4 p.m.
Golden Glades Branch

Thursday, March 23, 4‑6 p.m.
Culmer/Overtown Branch

Smash Bros Characters

Spring Super Smash Tournament

Calling all gamers! Test your skills at the library's Super Smash Tournament. Winners will move on to the final rounds at the Main Library on Saturday, April 29 at 1 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to the top players.

Bring your own controller or use one of ours. Please contact the branch to register. Ages 12‑19 yrs.

Adult Events

Two Women Friends Laughing Together

Activate Your S.O.S.

Join Michelle Hollinger, author of The Sisterhood Exchange, for a powerful and life‑changing workshop that will help women activate their Sisterhood of Self and live the life they were born to live.

Saturday, March 4, 2:30 p.m.
South Dade Regional

Tuesday, March 28, 6 p.m.
North Dade Regional

Vintage Portrait Photo Pile

Memoirs of Hope and Survival

Rita Steinhardt Botwinick endured Nazi anti‑Semitism in a small German town. Her daughter, Ronnie Botwinick Londner, suffered through the untimely death of her own son. Listen as they share their extraordinary stories.

Saturday, March 11, 1 p.m.
South Miami Branch

Saturday, March 18, 1 p.m.
Sunny Isles Beach Branch

Saturday, March 25, 4 p.m.
Northeast Dade – Aventura Branch

Book Pages Folded Into Heart Shape

Love in a State of Lovelessness: Poetry Workshop with Aja Monet

Focusing on poems by women of color, this workshop led by our poet‑in‑residence will explore love as an emotion and an idea. Creative and insightful writing prompts will inspire you to produce new and original poems.

Monday, March 20, 6 p.m.
North Dade Regional

The Daniel Bennett Group Portrait

Daniel Bennett Group

Enjoy the captivating sounds of this unique jazz fusion ensemble recently voted Best New Jazz Group in the New York City Hot House Jazz Awards. All music lovers welcome.

Monday, March 27, 6 p.m.*
Miami Beach Regional

Tuesday, March 28, 6:30 p.m.**
Coral Gables Branch

Senior Women Gossiping over Tea

Tea Party and Tea Time Film Screening

This documentary by Maite Alberdi is a charming and poignant look at how a seemingly mundane routine of tea and pastries helped five Chilean women celebrate life's joys and cope with personal sorrows.

Tuesday, March 28, 3 p.m.
Pinecrest Branch

POV Logo

This event is a collaboration with POV, PBS's award‑winning nonfiction film series.
For more information visit the PBS website.