MIAMI, Fla.—The California Club Branch of the Miami-Dade Public Library located at 700 Ives Dairy Rd., Miami, will reopen on Thursday, March 10, at 1 p.m. The library will be open to the public immediately after the ribbon cutting ceremony.

“I am pleased for the return of the California Club Branch Library,” said Miami Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez. “This library was and can now continue to be a great asset and resource to the community.”

The new 4,400 square foot facility is a stand alone building with ample parking located in the RK California Club Shopping Center. The new library is home to a wide selection of books and audio visual materials including DVDs, CDs and audiobooks. In addition to new desktop computers and free Wi Fi, the library offers Surface Pro3 tablets, gaming computers geared for teens and wireless printing from personal devices.

“Libraries are at the heart of every great community and this is undoubtedly one of them,” said Library Director Gia Arbogast. “With expanded hours, state of the art technology and a diverse collection of reading and digital resources, this library is ready to meet the needs of the residents.”

California Club Branch Library will be open Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from Noon to 8 p.m. The branch will be closed on Sundays.

For more information on this and other exciting services at the Miami Dade Public Library System, please visit the library website at