AKI Literary Events

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All Kids Included is proud to sponsor inclusive programs in partnership with the Miami-Dade County Public Library System, Arts for Learning, Waving Hands, and other literary organizations.  Activities include American Sign Language Interpretation (ASL) and other AKI-inspired elements and artists infused into the Miami-Dade County Public Library System Family Storytelling Festivals and other literary events throughout the year.

For additional information contact Francine Andersen fran@miamidade.gov / (305) 375-5024.

Upcoming Events:

Celebrating Creativity, Courage and Inclusion!
- an Autism Awareness Month Event -

10:30 am - 12:30 pm Saturday, April 27, 2019

Main Library
101 West Flagler Street | Miami FL, 33130

Presented by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, Miami-Dade Public Library System and Fantasy Theatre Factory

Join us as we celebrate inclusion, courage and creativity!  Enjoy a reading of the simple and inspiring children’s book, The Dot by Peter Reynolds, the 2019 All Kids Included Art Exhibition featuring pieces inspired by The Dot, and a sensory-friendly performance of the Three Mess-Keteers by Fantasy Theatre Factory.

Receive a complimentary copy of the book, while supplies last.

This event is free and open to the public.

View photos here

Download Flyer: Celebrating Creativity, Courage and Inclusion

Download Flyer: MDPLS Autism Awareness Month

About The Dot

American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters will be available at this event.  To request materials in accessible format, and/or any accommodation to participate in Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs sponsored programs or meetings, please contact Francine Andersen 305-375-4634 / culture@miamidade.gov, five days in advance to initiate your request. TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service).


Click here to view photos from the April 14, 2018 MDPLS Family Storytelling Festival

Click here to view photos from the April 30, 2016 MDPLS Family Storytelling Festival