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.
2020 Summer Reading Program
The Hialeah Public Libraries’ 2020 Summer Reading Program is designed to encourage the whole community to read. Our virtual program is free for all ages, from pre-school to adults, and offers many benefits. Read or listen to books, record your reading, play educational games, attend virtual events and explore all the fun ways to earn points and win prizes!
Our weekly prizes include small tokens of thanks, and readers with the most points will receive gift cards, certificates of participation and grand prizes at the end of the summer! Prizes can be redeemed starting June 15th, 2020 through August 8th, 2020.
For information about the program and READsquared, visit our FAQs page.
El program Lectura de Verano del 2020 de las Bibliotecas Públicas de Hialeah está diseñado para alentar a toda la comunidad a leer. Nuestro programa virtual es gratuito para todas las edades, desde preescolar hasta adultos, y ofrece muchos beneficios. ¡Lea o escuche libros, insciba su lectura, participe en juegos educativos, asista a eventos virtuales y explore todas las formas divertidas de ganar puntos y premios!
¡Nuestros premios semanales incluyen pequeñas muestras de agradecimiento, y los lectores con más puntos recibirán tarjetas de regalo, certificados de participación y grandes premios al final del verano! Los premios se pueden canjear desde el 15 de junio del 2020 hasta el 8 de agosto del 2020.
La hora del cuento is an online storytime conducted in Spanish, aimed to help develop kids’ reading habits. New stories will be posted online every Tuesday and Thursday.
La historia de hoy es "Salvaje". Escrito e ilustrado por Emily Hughes. Publicado por Libros del Zorro Rojo. Narrado por Jennifer.
Cuentos y Dibujos / Storytime & Crafts
Mondays at 6:30 p.m.
Cuentos y Dibujos is a storytime conducted in Spanish, aimed at developing the habit of reading stories from a very early age. Storytime is followed by crafts, music, riddles, and quiz activities.
Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m.
This is a bilingual storytime combined with craft activities aimed at developing our kids' reading habits.
Biweekly on Wednesdays at 5 p.m for ages 2 to 5
We invite you to join us for Preschool Storytime, designed to give young children the opportunity to socialize, practice listening skills, and reading comprehension. Together, we can encourage your preschooler to learn about the library, and introduce them to a lifelong love of reading.
Family Movie Night
Once a month on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m.
Join us for Family Movie at the Library. Enjoy a movie and popcorn with your family.
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.
Young Poets Society
Wednesdays from 4 to 5 p.m.
This group of young poets from Young Poets Society will have the opportunity to read, learn, and write together every Wednesday at 4 p.m. in this bilingual program.
This program is held at the Wilde e-Library located at 1701 West 53rd Terrace.
A Novel Idea: Teen Book Club
Last Wednesday of the month at 4:30 p.m.
Teens are invited to Wilde e-Library’s A Novel Idea: Teen Book Club. Meet once a month with other teens who love books as much as you do. For more information, please call (305) 818-9766 or (305) 821-2700 ext.227.