Aventura Branch Library Happenings: Classic Board Games for Adults, Renaissance Dance, e-Device Help And Much More

November 16, 2022

The Aventura Branch Library has a wide variety of On-line and In-Person events. There will be Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers, a Book Discussion Group, Building Blocks Family 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

Online Event: Wisdom Circle
Thursday, November 17th, 2022, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join us to share your special knowledge or offer advice about a life experience important to you. Both speakers and listeners are welcome. Space is limited. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 years+.

Online Event: College Planning for High School Students
Thursday, November 17th, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Are you a high school student getting ready for college? Join author and college expert Valarie R. Austin as she guides students through their college planning checklist. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 14 years+.

Classic Board Games for Adults
Friday, November 18th, 2022, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join us in auditorium the for an afternoon of old school games like chess, checkers, Scrabble, Monopoly, or mancala! Relax, meet new friends, practice your skills, or learn a new game! Use one of ours, or feel free to bring your own. Ages 19 years+.

Online Event: Create a 3D Totem Pole
Saturday, November 19th, 2022, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Join art instructor Barbara Freiberg and learn how to create a three-dimensional piece inspired by the carved monuments created by First Nations tribes of the Pacific Northwest. Space is limited for this online event held in the Northeast-Dade Aventura Virtual Programs Room. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 6 - 11 years.

Renaissance Dance
Saturday, November 19th, 2022, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Lets dance! Join us and the Society of Creative Anachronism in person for a bit of history through Renaissance Dance. Learn the ancient dances of Italy, France, and England - the building blocks of American Square dancing. Ages 12 years+.

Online Event: Book Discussion - The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
Saturday, November 19th, 2022, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Join your peers online for a lively book discussion. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 years+.

Building Blocks Family Club
Saturday, November 19th, 2022, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour of family fun building and creating with our building blocks. Themes, challenges and building block pieces will be provided. Space is limited. Registration is encouraged. Ages 6 years+.

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers
Monday, November 21st, 2022, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Join us for stories, songs, and activities for toddlers and their caregivers. Enjoy stories, music, and playtime. Registration required. For more information, contact: (305) 931-5512. Ages 18 months - 3 years.

Online Event: Falun Gong Meditation & Exercises
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Falun Gong is an ancient, high level Chinese practice that uses gentle movements and meditation to cultivate the body, mind and spirit. Space is limited for this online event. Registration is required. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants within 24 hours of the event start time. Ages 19 years+.

e-Device Help
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2022 & Wednesday, November 30th, 2022, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Need help with your electronic device? Instructors from Generation Technology will be available to offer assistance. Please bring your device for hands-on learning. Registration is required. For more information, contact the branch. Ages 19 years+.

Color Your Cares Away
Wednesday, November 30th, 2022, 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Relax and relieve stress while coloring to the soft sound of relaxing music. Choose from a variety of colors. Registration is required. Please contact the branch for more information. Ages 19 years+.

Classic Board Games for Adults
Friday, December 2nd, 2022, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Join us in the auditorium for an afternoon of old school games like chess, checkers, Scrabble, Monopoly, or mancala! Relax, meet new friends, practice your skills, or learn a new game! Use one of ours, or feel free to bring your own. Ages 19 years+.

Some of the above events require pre-registration. To register, go to: https://mdpls.org/branch-northeast-dade-aventura

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