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Miami-Dade Public Library System proudly announces the grand reopening of the California Club Branch Library

(Miami, FL – March 2, 2016) The Miami‑Dade Public Library System is proud to announce the grand reopening of the California Club Branch Library located at 700 Ives Dairy Rd., Miami, Florida on Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 1 p.m. The library will be open to the public immediately after the ribbon cutting ceremony.

“I am pleased for the return of the California Club Branch Library,” said Miami‑Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez. “This library was and can now continue to be a great asset and resource to the community.”

The new 4,400 square foot facility is a stand‑alone building with ample parking located in the RK California Club Shopping Center. The new library is home to a wide selection of books and audio visual materials including DVDs, CDs and audiobooks. In addition to new desktop computers and free Wi‑Fi, the library offers Surface Pro3 tablets, gaming computers geared for teens and wireless printing from personal devices.

“Libraries are at the heart of every great community and this is undoubtedly one of them,” said Library Director Gia Arbogast. “With expanded hours, state‑of‑the art technology and a diverse collection of reading and digital resources, this library is ready to meet the needs of the residents.”

California Club Branch Library will be open Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Noon to 8 p.m. The branch will be closed on Sundays.

About the Miami‑Dade Public Library System
The Miami‑Dade Public Library System, a recipient of the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, serves as a community center where the Miami Dade community meets to exchange ideas, learn, share, and create. The Library’s mission is to provide extraordinary services, spaces and experiences that promote literacy and learning, personal growth and limitless opportunities. Through its 50 locations, bookmobiles, Technobus, YOUmedia Miami and YOUmake Miami centers, Coworking Center, special services, and its online library and website, the library proudly serves more than 7 million annual visitors. Serving the community for more than 45 years, MDPLS continues to experience tremendous change and growth, evolving with the technological needs and requirements of its diverse community.


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