Aventura Branch Library Happenings: Chess Club Tournament, Furry Tales Read With Ailani And Much More

August 16, 2021

The Aventura Branch Library, has a wide variety of on-line events.

There will be interactive story time, a book discussion group, chess club and much more. Some events may require you to RSVP, so, please go on-line to register at: https://mdpls.org/branch-northeast-dade-aventura Or for more information prior to attending the event, call: (305) 931-5512.

On-line Event: Chess Club Tournament
Thursday, August 12th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday, we will have a friendly on-line tournament. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. 12-18 Years Of Age.

On-line Event: Haitian Creole Conversation Circle:
Monday, August 16th, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join us on-line, to practice your Creole conversation skills with other learners and native Haitian Creole speakers. This session is appropriate for beginning to advanced level learners. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 Years+.

On-line Event: Talking Is Teaching - Talk, Read, Sing for Preschoolers
Tuesday, August 17th, 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join us on-line for stories, songs and activities, for preschoolers. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. 3-5 Years Of Age.

On-line Event: Living Your Legacy Writing Circle - Writing Your Mini Memoir in 30 Days Or Less
Tuesdays, August 17th, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Join Salaam Green, Certified Truth Race And Reconciliation Facilitator, for a four-session nonfiction, creative writing workshop. Explore legacy writing prompts and share your stories, leaving with your own legacy letter, at the end of the workshop. You will need paper and a pen or pencil. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 Years+.

On-line Event: Chess Club Tournament
Thursday, August 19th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday, we will have a friendly on-line tournament. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. 12-18 Years Of Age.

On-line Event: Poetry Club
Saturday, August 21st, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Connect with other poetry lovers from home! Share your original pieces or discuss classic works of poetry. We welcome anyone with an open mind and an open heart. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 12 Years+.

On-line Event: English Conversation Circle
Monday, August 23rd, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join us online to practice your English conversation skills with other learners. This session is appropriate for beginning to advanced level learners. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 Years+.

On-line Event: Living Your Legacy Writing Circle - Writing Your Mini Memoir in 30 Days or Less
Tuesday, August 24th, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Join Salaam Green, Certified Truth Race And Reconciliation Facilitator, for a four-session nonfiction creative writing workshop. Explore legacy writing prompts and share your stories, leaving with your own legacy letter, at the end of the workshop. You will need paper and a pen or pencil. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 Years+.

On-line Event: Furry Tales - Read With Ailani
Wednesday, August 25th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Join us for a virtual reading session with Ailani, the Brittany Spaniel, a registered therapy dog, who loves lively stories and colorful picture books! Reading to a therapy dog, helps improve literacy skills and boosts confidence. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. For more information, please contact the branch. 6-11 Years Of Age.

On-line Event: Chess Club Tournament
Thursday, August 26th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday, we will have a friendly on-line tournament. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. 12-18 Years Of Age.

On-line Event: Living Your Legacy Writing Circle - Writing Your Mini Memoir in 30 Days or Less
Tuesday, August 31st, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Join Salaam Green, Certified Truth Race And Reconciliation Facilitator, for a four-session nonfiction creative writing workshop. Explore legacy writing prompts and share your stories, leaving with your own legacy letter, at the end of the workshop. You will need paper and a pen or pencil. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 Years+.

Jazz Social Hour
Thursday, September 2nd, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Join us for a live Jazz Mini Concert, as we gather, enjoy great music and connect with friends. Program sponsored by AVMED. Face masks/coverings required. Social distancing recommended. Space is limited. Registration is required. For more information, please contact the branch. Ages 19 Years+.

On-line Event: Chess Club Tournament
Thursday, September 2nd & Thursday, September 9th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Chess Club has gone virtual! Every Thursday, we will have a friendly on-line tournament. All skill levels welcome. Space is limited for this on-line event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be e-mailed to registrants, within 24 hours of the event start time. 12-18 Years Of Age.

Some of the above events are on-line. To register, go to: https://mdpls.org/branch-northeast-dade-aventura

The Aventura Branch library is located at 2930 Aventura Boulevard, Aventura, Florida 33180. For more information, feel free to contact the Aventura branch at: (305) 931-5512.