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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2022 Fall Reading Program

Online

It's time to Fall in Love with Reading! Hialeah Public Libraries invites everyone to join our Fall in Love with Reading challenge now through December 20th. 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 a prize at the end of the challenge. 

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 2022

En Línea

La temporada de otoño es el momento perfecto para relajarse con un buen libro. Las Bibliotecas Públicas de Hialeah invitan a todos a participar en el desafío de otoño que comienza desde ahora hasta el 20 de diciembre. Registren su lectura en línea con ReadSquared. A medida que lean libros y completen misiones serán eligiles para ganar un premio al final del desafío. 

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 la sesión con su cuenta existente. 

¡No olviden que los libros electrónicos también cuentan! Vean nuestra amplia selección de contenido electrónico en cloudLibrary. Para usar la colección digitalvisite: 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.

Homework Help

Mondays through Thursdays

Homework Help is a program where parents and kids will be able to receive assistance with the day’s homework assignments and find the resources they need to complete them. The program is provided at John F. Kennedy Library, Mondays through Thursdays from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Storytime / Hora del cuento 

Saturdays

La hora del cuento and Storytime are 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, the third Saturday of each month at 11:00 a.m. 

Storytime is conducted in English, the second Saturday of each month, at 11:00 a.m. 

For more information, please call 305-821-2700, ext. 227 or email jfklib@hialeahfl.gov.

Hialeah Makers

Alternating Thursdays at 5:30 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