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Miami-Dade County Public Library – Sunny Isles Beach Branch

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.

Programs are held in the First Floor Meeting Room of the Sunny Isles Beach Government Center, with a few exceptions. For more information about offerings, call 305.682.0726.

Library Card

Residents of Sunny Isles Beach are eligible to receive a FREE library card, to apply visit mdpls.org.


  • Mon, Tues, Fri, Sat: 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
  • Wed, Thurs: 11:30 am – 8:00 pm
  • 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 sibshuttle.net.

Mobile Library Services

The Miami-Dade Public Library System provides Mobile Library services once per week, on Tuesdays from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm in the driveway of Winston Towers 100, located at 250 174th Street.

Winter Programs

Programs for Adults

Basic Introduction to Computers for Seniors
(ages 55+)
December 17, January 21, February 18
10:00 am – 11:00 am
*Inside the Library
Basic skills involving hardware, software and internet surfing.

Citizenship Classes
December 7 – 14, January 11 – 25, February 1 –  29
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Realize your American dream.

Poetry Reading
December 14, January 11, February 8
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Share your original poetry or all-time favorites with others.

Russian Social Club
December 21, January 18, February 15
3:30 pm –  5:30 pm

Programs for Children

Bedtime Stories
(ages 3 – 5 yrs.)

December 4 – 18, January 8 – 29, February 5 – 26
6:00 – 6:30 pm
*Inside the library
Share stories and music in the evening.

Homework Tutoring
December 7 – 14,  January 11 – 25, February 1  – 29
11:00 am
*Inside the Library
Homework assistance for kids, registration required.

Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing for Toddlers
(ages 19 mo. – 3 yrs.)

December 2 – 30, January 6 –  27, February 3 – 24
(no class 1/20 and 2/17)
10:00 am – 10:40 am
*Inside the Library
Stories, songs and activities for toddlers and their caregivers.

*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.