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The Miami-Dade Public Library System proudly provides services, programs, and special events to residents of Sunny Isles Beach.

The 7,500 square foot library is located on the ground floor of the Government Center at 18070 Collins Avenue. Patrons can gain access to a collection of more than 50,000 volumes as well as the System’s collection of four million pieces. The branch contains the Library System’s largest Russian language collection of books, movies and music. With 15 computer stations and laptops to borrow within the library – all in a Wi-Fi environment – patrons can log on to the Internet for free. The branch also presents interesting, fun, and high-quality programs of interest to all ages throughout the year.

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Mon, Tues, Fri, Sat: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Wed, Thurs: 12:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED

Holiday Hours
Presidents Day: CLOSED
Memorial Day: CLOSED
Fourth of July: CLOSED
Veterans Day: CLOSED
Thanksgiving: CLOSED
Day After Thanksgiving: CLOSED
Christmas Eve – Closing at 1:00 p.m.
Christmas Day – CLOSED
New Year’s Eve – Closing at 1:00 p.m.
New Year’s Day – CLOSED

For the convenience of patrons, the SIBshuttle route includes stops at the Sunny Isles Beach Branch Library six days a week. The Community Shuttle also includes stops at or near Mobile Library locations.

For a schedule, visit the SIBshuttle webpage.

Fall Programs

Programs for Adults

Basic Computer Classes for Seniors
Tuesday, Sept. 19, Oct. 24, Nov. 21
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. inside the library

Russian Social Club
Saturday, Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18
3:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Programs for Children

Bedtime Stories
Wednesdays: Sept. 6 – Nov. 29
6:30 – 7:15 p.m.
Sharing stories and music.
(ages 3 – 5 yrs.)

Talking is Teaching
Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers
Mondays: Sept. 11 – Nov. 27
10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Activities for toddlers and caregivers.
(ages 19 mo. – 3 yrs.)

Family Program
Saturdays: Sept. 2 – Nov. 25, 11:00 a.m.
Activities include the entire family.

Programs for All Ages

Poetry Reading
Saturday, Sept. 23, Oct. 28
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Bring your own poetry to share, hear others recite their own, or come share your “all-time” favorite with others.

*Programs are held in the First Floor Meeting Room of the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center unless otherwise indicated.

For more information about hours and the offerings above call 305.682.0726.