There's so much happening at your library! Don't miss these featured programs!
South County Children's is without phones
Due to remodeling, South County Children's Department is without telephones. Please call 704-416-6600 X3 for all inquiries and to register for events.
College 101: Accepted-Getting Into Your Top Choice School
Prepare for college and get in to your top choice school with tips from Kaplan. Participants will receive an overview of what colleges are looking for and how they should best position themselves when preparing for college.
Meet the Author: Carolyn Noell
Celebrate reading and meet Carolyn Noell, author of (The Medicine Man’s Daughter) and other books for adults. Learn about her writing process, inspiration and career path. Q&A will follow. Copies of Carolyn Noell’s latest books will be available for sale.
Poetry and Pancakes
Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for a pancake.
PAWS to Read
Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot beginning one week before the event.
Myers Park Branch Library's Customer Appreciation Day
To thank our loyal customers, we will have refreshments, gift drawings every hour, fun literacy activities, and awesome prizes! This event is for the entire family. Registration is not required.
North County Regional Sunday Movie Showcase
Join us for a special showing of "Hannah and Her Sisters", Rated PG-13, starring Mia Farrow, Diane Wiest, Michael Caine, and Barbara Hershey. Light refreshments will be served. This movie is rated PG-13.
Teen Book Club
Due to staff illness, this month's club is postponed until November 25th from 6:00-7:00. To obtain a copy of the book, see the Circulation Desk. The selection for November is The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents The LEGO Movie
Come for a viewing of The LEGO Movie. Light refreshments will be provided. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)
From Page to Screen: How to Train Your Dragon 2
Loosely based on the Cressida Cowell book series "How to Train Your Dragon," this sequel features Hiccup and his friends as adults. Please call or visit to register for this free event.
Holiday Film Series: The Polar Express
Join us for our Holiday Film Series, which will focus on holiday movies for the whole family. The first movie in the series will be The Polar Express, based on the popular children's book by Chris Van Allsburg. This film is rated G.
Job Seeking: Interviewing Tips with Jacob's Ladder
The Program Coordinator from Jacob's Ladder Job Readiness Program will teach you how to make a great first impression in an interview, the different types of interviews you might encounter, and techniques for post interview follow up.
Meet the Author: ABC Charlotte
Celebrate reading and meet Christy Pope and Thomas Berkau, authors of the children's book, ABC Charlotte. Signed copies of ABC Charlotte will be available for sale after their presentation. These would make great holiday gifts!
Peace Corps Information Session
Learn what it is like to live and work with a community overseas as a Peace Corps Volunteer as well as how to support projects in our community. Deborah Buckley, a recently returned Peace Corps Volunteer will be joined by others to share stories.
Eat Better, Feel Better
Can holistic nutrition and lifestyle changes produce real and lasting results? Learn what chronic inflammation can do to your body, what foods can cause inflammation, and everyday changes you can make in your life to reduce your toxic overload.