Explore Library Events

Feb
29
Thu
ART Attack! @ Islamorada Library Branch
Feb 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Stop by the library every Thursday for ART Attack! All ages welcome! Enjoy our weekly self-directed craft. Or drop in and create something unique. It’s fun for the whole family!

To find out what we’re doing this week, follow our social media: Facebook and Instagram.

Mar
2
Sat
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library

Every Saturday, starting January 13, 2024

What’s Outdoor Explorers?? Outdoor Explorers is Library Scouts 2.0! Let’s read, let’s get outside, let’s learn!

We have weekly grab-and-go activities as well as badges for completing the Outdoor Explorers booklet – come get yours today!

Mar
5
Tue
Let’s Learn Libby! @ Islamorada Branch Library
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Libby App allows you to borrow ebooks and audiobooks using your library card from the Monroe County Public Library System. Stop by the Islamorada Library on Tuesday, May 23 between 2:00 and 4:30 pm with your library card, smartphone, laptop or e-reading device to learn more.

 

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Kids Dungeons & Dragons @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 5 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Kid’s D&D is moving to Tuesdays, 3:30 PM, after school!

Level up your gaming experience by taking on the role of a mighty hero in the world’s most popular fantasy role-playing game, Dungeons and Dragons

 

 

 

Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library

Dungeons and Dragons at the Library! Collaborative storytelling! We have the dice, dungeon maps, and DM – all we need are imaginative teens ages 12 to 17. Join the group on a thrilling adventure: create a character, solve puzzles, improvise solutions, work together, find treasure, and save the day!

Beginner and experienced players welcome to join the table!

Mar
6
Wed
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library

Drop in every Wednesday between 2pm and 4pm to participate in Library Scouts craft, skill, DIY, and art activities! Typically ages 6+ but early readers are more than welcome. A great time to collect your badges!

Mar
7
Thu
ART Attack! @ Islamorada Library Branch
Mar 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Stop by the library every Thursday for ART Attack! All ages welcome! Enjoy our weekly self-directed craft. Or drop in and create something unique. It’s fun for the whole family!

To find out what we’re doing this week, follow our social media: Facebook and Instagram.

Mar
8
Fri
Kids Crafts @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us at 4 PM Friday, February 9th, in the Activity Center for our kids & teen crafts.  Each week we will do a different craft or activity!

 

 

Mar
9
Sat
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library
Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library

Every Saturday, starting January 13, 2024

What’s Outdoor Explorers?? Outdoor Explorers is Library Scouts 2.0! Let’s read, let’s get outside, let’s learn!

We have weekly grab-and-go activities as well as badges for completing the Outdoor Explorers booklet – come get yours today!

Mar
11
Mon
3D Print Lab @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

3D Printing is back after a short break!

Mondays from 10AM until Noon come in to learn about 3D printing.

Slime Time @ Key Largo Branch
Mar 11 @ 2:00 pm – Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm
Slime Time @ Key Largo Branch

March 11 2:00 and 4:30 Slime Time: Calling all PEEPS!  Come out and make fun spring slime just in time for Easter. Recommended age: Elementary.  All supplies provided.

Mar
12
Tue
Let’s Learn Libby! @ Islamorada Branch Library
Mar 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Libby App allows you to borrow ebooks and audiobooks using your library card from the Monroe County Public Library System. Stop by the Islamorada Library on Tuesday, May 23 between 2:00 and 4:30 pm with your library card, smartphone, laptop or e-reading device to learn more.

 

text reads read and listen to books FREE Get the Libby App App with logos for app store and Google Play. Images of two phone screens.

Kids Dungeons & Dragons @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Kid’s D&D is moving to Tuesdays, 3:30 PM, after school!

Level up your gaming experience by taking on the role of a mighty hero in the world’s most popular fantasy role-playing game, Dungeons and Dragons

 

 

 

Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library
Mar 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library

Dungeons and Dragons at the Library! Collaborative storytelling! We have the dice, dungeon maps, and DM – all we need are imaginative teens ages 12 to 17. Join the group on a thrilling adventure: create a character, solve puzzles, improvise solutions, work together, find treasure, and save the day!

Beginner and experienced players welcome to join the table!

Mar
13
Wed
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library

Drop in every Wednesday between 2pm and 4pm to participate in Library Scouts craft, skill, DIY, and art activities! Typically ages 6+ but early readers are more than welcome. A great time to collect your badges!

Mar
14
Thu
Library Scouts
Mar 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

Library Scouts

2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 3:00-5:00 pm. Ages: 6-12

Kids can scout for badges, fun and learning at the Key West Library.

You’ve heard of Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts – now the Key West Library is introducing Library Scouts, where kids can earn badges, have fun and learn about science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM).

The program is open to all kids ages 6 and up and is held from 3:00-5:00pm on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month.

The program includes experiments, crafts, books and more fun activities. Each meeting focuses on a new badge and includes activities to earn that badge.

For more information, call 305-292-3595 or email info@keyslibraries.org.

ART Attack! @ Islamorada Library Branch
Mar 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Stop by the library every Thursday for ART Attack! All ages welcome! Enjoy our weekly self-directed craft. Or drop in and create something unique. It’s fun for the whole family!

To find out what we’re doing this week, follow our social media: Facebook and Instagram.

Mar
16
Sat
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Outdoor Explorers @ Big Pine Library

Every Saturday, starting January 13, 2024

What’s Outdoor Explorers?? Outdoor Explorers is Library Scouts 2.0! Let’s read, let’s get outside, let’s learn!

We have weekly grab-and-go activities as well as badges for completing the Outdoor Explorers booklet – come get yours today!

Mar
18
Mon
………………………………………………………………………………………..Passport to Spring Break!……………………………………………………………………………………….. @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – Mar 23 @ 5:00 pm

Grab your passport to Spring Break this week!  Get your passport stamped for every program you participate in for a chance to win prizes while having fun.

Each day we will have a craft station set up for you to come in during regular Library hours to create on your own time.

Monday:

  • 1PM Robots & Games
  • 3PM Teen Resin Jewelry Making
  • Craft Station: Jewelry Making

 

Tuesday:

  • Noon Board Games
  • 3:30PM Kids Dungeons & Dragons
  • Craft Station: Origami

 

Wednesday:

  • 10:30AM Story Time!
  • 1PM Kids Art
  • Craft Station: Paper Lanterns

 

Thursday:

  • 10AM 3yo-Kindergarten Homeschool (Everyone welcome, even if you don’t homeschool)
  • 11:30AM 1st grade & Up (Everyone welcome, even if you don’t homeschool)
  • 4PM Legos
  • Craft Station: Foam Rainbows!

 

Friday:

  • 1PM SLIME TIME!
  • 4PM Movie & Craft: Watch Moana and make Kakamoras!
  • Craft Station: Slithering Caterpillars

 

Saturday:

  • 10:30AM Special Story Time on Space!
  • 3:30PM Learn about the Solar Eclipse that is happening on April 8th
  • Craft Station: Macaroni Jewelry

 

 

3D Print Lab @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

3D Printing is back after a short break!

Mondays from 10AM until Noon come in to learn about 3D printing.

Mar
19
Tue
Let’s Learn Libby! @ Islamorada Branch Library
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The Libby App allows you to borrow ebooks and audiobooks using your library card from the Monroe County Public Library System. Stop by the Islamorada Library on Tuesday, May 23 between 2:00 and 4:30 pm with your library card, smartphone, laptop or e-reading device to learn more.

 

text reads read and listen to books FREE Get the Libby App App with logos for app store and Google Play. Images of two phone screens.

Kids Dungeons & Dragons @ Monroe County Public Library Marathon
Mar 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Kid’s D&D is moving to Tuesdays, 3:30 PM, after school!

Level up your gaming experience by taking on the role of a mighty hero in the world’s most popular fantasy role-playing game, Dungeons and Dragons

 

 

 

Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Big Pine Teen Dungeons and Dragons @ Big Pine Library

Dungeons and Dragons at the Library! Collaborative storytelling! We have the dice, dungeon maps, and DM – all we need are imaginative teens ages 12 to 17. Join the group on a thrilling adventure: create a character, solve puzzles, improvise solutions, work together, find treasure, and save the day!

Beginner and experienced players welcome to join the table!

Mar
20
Wed
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Big Pine Library Scouts @ Big Pine Library

Drop in every Wednesday between 2pm and 4pm to participate in Library Scouts craft, skill, DIY, and art activities! Typically ages 6+ but early readers are more than welcome. A great time to collect your badges!