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For a complete listing, see the Calendar of Events.

Hispanic Heritage
September 15 - October 15

Portrait of Lucia González and Book Cover for The Bossy Gallito

MDPLS Author Series: Lucia González

Local author Lucia González reads The Bossy Gallito/El Gallo de Bodas: A Traditional Cuban Folktale in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.

This beloved bilingual story follows the adventures of a pushy rooster who learns an important lesson.

Best for ages 4 and up.

Wednesday, September 19, 3:30 p.m.
West Kendall Regional

Portrait of Latin Jazz Performer Close Up

Morsels of Latin Jazz

Learn all about Latin jazz while enjoying a performance by a five‑piece band complete with drums, percussion, piano, bass guitars and saxophones.

Saturday, September 22, 2 p.m.
North Shore Branch

Saturday, September 29, 2 p.m.
Miami Beach Regional

Close Up of Mexican Mariachi Band

The Story of Our Mexican Mariachi

Immerse yourself in the world of Mexican Mariachi music during this interactive and educational all ages event. Discover the history of the Mariachi musical tradition, enjoy a live performance and even learn some dance steps!

Sunday, September 23, 2 p.m.
Northeast Dade‑Aventura Branch

Please contact your local library or visit the Calendar of Events for more Hispanic Heritage events!

Destination Art: Artifacts of Our Recent Past

Leave a lasting mark on our community mural created from collected objects, design your own bookmark during the launch of our annual Bookmark Contest and make your own recycled art.

All ages welcome.

Saturday, September 8, 11 a.m. ‑ 2 p.m.
Main Library

Art Days Wording Made With Inflatable Letters

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