March 15, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Murray Nelson Government Center BOCC Room
March 15, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
The library is pleased to be hosting a free Poetry Workshop Writing in the Garden the week of March 13 thru 17 from 9:30 am to 12:30. It will be directed by Key West award winning poet Flower Conroy. Sign up today! Space is limited to 11 people.
March 15, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
March 15, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
It is an interactive parent-child time with fun activities designed to promote early literacy, language development and a love of books for 0 to 2 years old.
During Toddler Story-time, a librarian reads aloud and leads adult-child pairs in activities. Toddler Story-time also supports early literacy by building vocabulary and sharing age-appropriate literature in an atmosphere of fun, engaging activity.
March 15, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
We are also excited to announce free Zumba classes starting on Wednesday March 1st from 5:30 to 6:30 in the evening. Classes will be held every Wednesday and Saturday in March, from 5:30-6:30pm. The Zumba classes are free, however sign-ups are required as space is limited. Call us at 305-292-3595.
March 15, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Marathon Branch, Monroe County Public Library
The theme for the March Cinematheque film series: Commies! Playing Wednesday, March 15, at 6 p.m. is "One of the Hollywood Ten," starring Jeff Goldblum and Greta Scacchi. The 2000 movie details the travails of Hollywood writer and director Herbert Biberman, who was blacklisted for being a communist. His 1954 movie "Salt of the Earth" is the only film that was ever banned in the U.S. "One of the Hollywood Ten" will be shown on our large screen in the Community Room and followed by a discussion. As always...free popcorn!