Stories written by Vinora Hamilton

Library’s Museum Pass Program: Your ticket to arts, entertainment

Miami-Dade Public Library cardholders now have greater access to the arts with the addition of the new Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) to its Museum Pass Program. The Museum Pass Program offers patrons, with a valid library card, free admission to Deering Estate at Cutler, Fruit and Spice Park, HistoryMiami, Miami Children’s Museum, Patricia and […]

Library seeking young artists

The Miami-Dade Public Library is seeking budding young artists, 6-12, to participate in its annual “Make-a-Bookmark” contest. Children are encouraged to submit a drawing depicting the theme: Why I Love My Library? The contest runs until Nov. 16. Contest entry must be original work and will be judged on creativity and neatness. One finalist will […]

Miami-Dade Library System to help patrons go ‘green’


By Vinora Hamilton…. The Miami-Dade Public Library System and Miami-Dade’s Office of Sustainability have partnered to encourage patrons to become better stewards of the environment and to help them save money on their electric bills by offering the Kill A WattEZ Electricity Usage Monitor. Patrons can check out the monitor for up to 14 days. […]

Celebrate Art of Storytelling at Miami-Dade County Library

Storytellers from around the world will take center stage in downtown Miami on Saturday, May 1, from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., when the Miami-Dade Public Library System hosts its 10th annual Art of Storytelling (AOS) International Festival, at the Main Library, 101 W Flagler St. A magical adventure awaits the entire community during this […]

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