Youth Programs

Some of our programs occur on a select or alternating weekly schedule. Check our monthly calendar (PDF) or call 305-821-2700, ext. 227, to confirm dates.

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Fall Reading Program

Online

It's time to Fall into Reading with a good book. The Hialeah Public Libraries invites everyone to join our Fall into Reading Challenge now through December 21st. Log your reading online on ReadSquared. We challenge preschool and young readers to read 15 minutes a day for five days each week and teen and adult readers to read 30 minutes a day for five days each week. As you read books and complete missions, you are eligible to win badges and prizes. 

Simply register online via ReadSquared one time to participate in library sponsored reading programs all year round. If already registered, simply login to you existing account. 

Don’t forget eBooks count too! Checkout our wide selection of e-content at cloudLibrary! To access this collection visit: https://ebook.yourcloudlibrary.com/library/HialeahPublicLibraries/Featured

For information about the program and READsquared, visit our FAQs page or call 305-821-2700.

Programa de Lectura de Otoño

En línea

La temporada de otoño es el momento perfecto para relajarse con un buen libro. Las Bibliotecas Públicas de Hialeah los invitan a todos a aceptar nuestro desafío desde ahora hasta el 21 de diciembre. Registren su lectura en línea con ReadSquared. A medida que lean libros y completen misiones pueden ganar insignias y premios. 

Regístrense en línea a través de ReadSquared para participar en los programas de lectura de la biblioteca durante todo el año. Si ya están registrados, simplemente inicien sesión en su cuenta existente. 

¡No olviden que los libros electrónicos también cuentan! Vean nuestra amplia selección de contenido electrónico en cloudLibrary. Para usar la colección digital visite: https://ebook.yourcloudlibrary.com/library/HialeahPublicLibraries/Featured

Para obtener más información sobre el programa y READsquared, visite nuestra página de preguntas frecuentes o llámenos al 305-821-2700.

Online Storytime / La hora del cuento 

Tuesdays and Thursdays

La hora del cuento and Online Storytime are virtual interactive storytelling programs that foster the love of reading and help develop early literacy skills through stories and fun activities. 

La hora del cuento is conducted in Spanish, live via Zoom, the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. 

Online Storytime is conducted in English, live via Zoom, the fourth Thursday of each month, at 5:30 pm. 

Registration is required for both programs. To register, please email jfklib@hialeahfl.gov or call 305-821-2700, ext. 234.

Hialeah Makers

Alternating Thursdays at 6 p.m.

Hialeah Makers is a program designed to foster creativity and interest in the world of science through experiments and hands-on activities.

Children play with slime at Hialeah Makers