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The following list contains programs that matched your search, sorted by program types and date from 10/31/2014 to 1/29/2015.

Program Types: (choose a type to jump to list of programs)
Art/Photography     Books/Literature/Writing     Education Support     Gaming     Movies/Films     Parent/Caregiver/Teacher Education     Performance/Dance/Music     Sensory Programs     Special Events/Festivals     Storytelling     Storytime     


Art/Photographyback to top

Comic Creations
Expand your understanding of comics and graphic novels, and learn storytelling and cartooning techniques comic book artists use. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Audience: Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Creating with Books
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

American Girl Book Club (ages 8 to 11)
An American Girl Book club for children ages 8 to 11. Participants will discuss and share opinions on this month’s selected American Girl, Kit, whose story is set in the Great Depression. Registration is required for this event. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Community Service Project
Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for community service project as we create fall centerpieces and bookmarks for Charlotte Rescue Mission. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Kids Comic Book Club
Join us on the 3rd Thursday of November to discuss your favorite comic books or graphic novels and participate in a themed activity. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Art Club
Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art to enhance the library. This month's theme is Hispanic Heritage Month. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Creating with Books
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. *Registration is required. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

  • 1/10/2015 at 3:00 PM: Matthews    Learn More | Registration begins 12/20/2014 10:00:00 AM

Books/Literature/Writingback to top

Literacy Activities
participate in a variety of self-directed activities that support the five literacy practices as identified by the Every Child Ready to Read program. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11)

Paws to Read
Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5)

Reading Buddies
If you are between the ages of (5-11), increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a Reading Buddy volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5)

Reading Buddies
If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a Reading Buddy during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Registration required. Please call 704-416-3000, option 2, to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Hands-On Charlotte Homework Help
Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-12 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel. Tutoring is provided every Monday that CMS is in session. No registration required. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Teens (12-18)

American Girl Book Club: Josefina
Join us on the 1st Tuesday of the month to explore the beloved American Girl book series with stories, activities and trivia. This month we will discuss Josefiina! Registration required. GIRLS ONLY! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! This month the theme will be Native American Heritage Month. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Creating with Books
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. Audience: Elementary (5-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Creative Writing for Kids
Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Magic Tree House Book Club
Join us on the first and third Thursdays of each month at 5:00 to discuss the Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osborne. Copies may be available at the branch. New members welcome! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Afternoon Adventures
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11) Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Comic Creations
Expand your understanding of comics and graphic novels, and learn storytelling and cartooning techniques comic book artists use. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Story Explorers: Book Nuts
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games and more! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Read-A-Book, Learn to Cook
Come investigate cookbooks and learn about measurements in this hands-on program for school-age children. Explore how healthy cooking and eating come together. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Creating With Books: Foxes
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month we will explore what the fabulous Mr. Fox says when he goes out on a chilly night. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Reader's Theatre: Drama Rama
Children develop reading and comprehension skills by using scripts adapted from children’s literature to increase their presentation and public speaking abilities. For children ages 8 to 11. Registration Required. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games and more! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Friends Council Book Drive at South End Chick-fil-A
South End Chick-fil-A will host a book drive with the Library Foundation Friends Council on Nov. 18 from 6-8 p.m. Book donations will be used for the Friends Council Pop-Up Sales. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Adults, Elementary (5-11)

Davidson Kids Book Club
A book club for 2nd- 4th graders. This month's book is Miss Klute is a hoot! by Dan Gutman. Copies are available at the branch. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

American Girl Book Club (ages 8 to 11)
An American Girl Book club for children ages 8 to 11. Participants will discuss and share opinions on this month’s selected American Girl, Kit, whose story is set in the Great Depression. Registration is required for this event. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Community Service Project
Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for community service project as we create fall centerpieces and bookmarks for Charlotte Rescue Mission. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Kids Comic Book Club
Join us on the 3rd Thursday of November to discuss your favorite comic books or graphic novels and participate in a themed activity. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Girls Read Book Club
Join us for a lively discussion about "Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record" by Annie Barrows. Copies may be picked up at the front desk. Group will meet the third Thursday of the month. For ages 7-11. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Afternoon Adventures:
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. This month the theme will be Kitchen Science. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Boys Will Be Boys
ATTENTION: All Boys in Grades 2 thru 5...Join an average kid, named Fern as he transforms into a bona fide deep-fried superhero. The book this month is Josh Lewis' "Super Chicken Nugget Boy. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Creating with Books - Snow
Creating With Books: Foxes Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month we will explore what the some books about snow and make a snow themed craft. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5)

Magic Tree House Book Club
Join us on the first and third Thursdays of each month at 5:00 to discuss Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osborne. Copies may be available at the branch. New members welcome! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Story Explorers: Winter
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games and more! *Registration is required. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

  • 12/22/2014 at 2:00 PM: Matthews    Learn More | Registration begins 12/1/2014 10:00:00 AM

Science Saturday Book Club for Kids
This month’s book discussion and science activities, led by teen volunteer Matthew, is based on books about veterinary medicine. Books will be available at the branch in early December. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

American Girl Book Club
Join us on the 1st Tuesday of the month to explore the beloved American Girl book series with stories, activities and trivia. This month we will discuss Cecile and MarieGrace! Registration required. GIRLS ONLY! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Creating with Books
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. *Registration is required. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

  • 1/10/2015 at 3:00 PM: Matthews    Learn More | Registration begins 12/20/2014 10:00:00 AM

Story Explorers: Book Nuts
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games and more! *Registration is required.* Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Afternoon Adventures:
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. This (month) the theme will be (topic or name of activity). Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Education Supportback to top

Literacy Activities
participate in a variety of self-directed activities that support the five literacy practices as identified by the Every Child Ready to Read program. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11)

Paws to Read
Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading to a certified therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Paws to Read
Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5)

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. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

PAWS to Read
Children in K - 5th grades can boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog during a 20-minute session. Call 704-416-4800 to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Reading Buddies
If you are between the ages of (5-11), increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a Reading Buddy volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5)

Reading Buddies
If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a Reading Buddy during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Registration required. Please call 704-416-3000, option 2, to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Rookie Science
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This week, the theme is Math Mania! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Book Buddies and Tutoring K-5
K-5 students can increase reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 20-minute 1-on-1 session OR bring in homework for tutoring assistance. Bring your library card to try out tutor.com too! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Hands-On Charlotte Homework Help
Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-12 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel. Tutoring is provided every Monday that CMS is in session. No registration required. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Teens (12-18)

American Girl Book Club: Josefina
Join us on the 1st Tuesday of the month to explore the beloved American Girl book series with stories, activities and trivia. This month we will discuss Josefiina! Registration required. GIRLS ONLY! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Amigos Homework Help
Students in K-5th grades can receive free homework assistance from high school student volunteers in one-on-one or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) or non-ESL students welcome. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Teen Tutoring
Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a Teen Tutor. First come, first served basis for up to 45 minute sessions. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Drop-in Homework Help
If you are between the ages of 5 and 11, come receive free homework help from library volunteers. Please note that this is a drop-in program. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Afternoon Adventures
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Paws to Read
Children can boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Hands-On Charlotte Homework Help
Trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-12. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in session. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Teens (12-18)

PAWS to Read
Children in K-5th grades can boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog during a 20-minute session. Call 704-416-4800 to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

School-Age Tutoring
Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a trained Teen Tutor. Registration preferred but walk-ins are welcome! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Amigos Homework Help
Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in a group setting. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Lego Program
Learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while using Lego building blocks. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Teen Tutoring
Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a Teen Tutor. First come, first served basis for up to 45 minute sessions. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

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. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Afternoon Adventures
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11) Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This week, we are "Grateful for Plants!" Featuring activities provided by UNC-Charlotte's Botanical Gardens staff. Registration required! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Creating With Books: Foxes
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month we will explore what the fabulous Mr. Fox says when he goes out on a chilly night. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games and more! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Afternoon Adventures
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. The theme is the International Games Day! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science: Engineering & Architecture
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month we will explore engineering and architecture. Grades K-5. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hand on activities. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Guided Tour of the University City Regional Library
Take a guided tour of the University City Regional Library and learn about the resources that are available to help you at home, school and work and the features that make University City Regional unique. Audience: Adults, Elementary (5-11), Teens (12-18)

Community Service Project
Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for community service project as we create fall centerpieces and bookmarks for Charlotte Rescue Mission. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Girls Read Book Club
Join us for a lively discussion about "Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record" by Annie Barrows. Copies may be picked up at the front desk. Group will meet the third Thursday of the month. For ages 7-11. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Paws to Read
Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Rookie Science
Come explore the exciting worlds of light and sound through hands on science activities and experiments. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

American Girl Book Club
Join us on the 1st Tuesday of the month to explore the beloved American Girl book series with stories, activities and trivia. This month we will discuss Cecile and MarieGrace! Registration required. GIRLS ONLY! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

School-Age Tutoring
Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a trained Teen Tutor. Registration preferred but walk-ins are welcome! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Gamingback to top

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming
Come play the WiiU and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Children under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Pick a new game or an old favorite from our collection--your choice! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming
Grab your friends and come play on the Wii and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

International Games Day
Grab your friends and come play games with us!! Participate in Board Games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Pick a new game or an old favorite from our collection! Audience: Adults, Teens (12-18), Elementary (5-11)

International Games Day @ Your Library
Come to the library and play! Explore the educational, recreational, and social value of gaming at your local library. At Mountain Island Library, patrons can play a variety of video and board games. Audience: Teens (12-18), Elementary (5-11), Adults

International Games Day
Grab your friends and come play games with us!! Participate in Board and Video Games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Pick a new game or an old favorite from our collection! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Teens (12-18), Adults

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming
Grab your friends and come play games on the Wii and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Pick a new game or an old favorite from our collection--your choice! Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Movies/Filmsback to top

From Page To Screen: Hotel Transylvania
Bring your lunch and watch Hotel Transylvania. (Rated PG) 91 mins. Popcorn will be served. Due to limited seating, groups must call prior to the program to check on availability. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Now Showing: The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown
Join us for one last screening of the children's classic: The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. Costumes are welcome. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Now Showing: A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
Join us for a special showing of A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

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. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

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) Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Now Showing: Frozen
Join us for a special showing of the Oscar-winning movie Frozen (2013). This film is rated PG and runs for 108 minutes. Registration is required for this program. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Now Showing: Frozen
Join us for a special showing of the Oscar-winning movie Frozen (2013). This film is rated PG and runs for 108 minutes. Registration is required for this program. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

From Page to Screen: How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Join us for a special viewing of How the Grinch Stole Christmas based on the classic Dr. Seuss story. Light refreshments will be served. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11)

Now Showing: The Nightmare Before Christmas
Join us for a special showing of the movie The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993). This film is rated PG and runs for 76 minutes. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Now Showing: The LEGO Movie
Join us for a special showing of The LEGO Movie. This movie is rated PG. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Now Showing: A Charlie Brown Chirstmas
Join us for a special showing of the classic children's movie A Charlie Brown Christmas. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

From Page to Screen: Chronicles of Narnia
Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. This film is rated PG and runs for 132 minutes. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Better Than the Book? Teen Movies: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe
Join us for our "Better Than the Book?" Teen Film series by watching The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. This movie is rated PG. Snacks will be provided. Audience: Teens (12-18), Adults, Elementary (5-11)

From Page to Screen: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001). This film is rated PG and runs for 148 minutes. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

From Page to Screen: Sleeping Beauty
Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Sleeping Beauty. See the story brought to life! This movie is rated G. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Teens (12-18)

From Page to Screen: The Jungle Book
Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling. The Jungle Book (1967) is rated Approved and runs for 78 minutes. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Adults

Now Showing: Maleficent
Join us for a special showing of the movie Maleficent (2014). This film is rated PG and runs for 97 minutes. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Parent/Caregiver/Teacher Educationback to top

Literacy Activities
participate in a variety of self-directed activities that support the five literacy practices as identified by the Every Child Ready to Read program. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11)

Performance/Dance/Musicback to top

Reader's Theatre: Drama Rama
Children develop reading and comprehension skills by using scripts adapted from children’s literature to increase their presentation and public speaking abilities. For children ages 8 to 11. Registration Required. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Sensory Programsback to top

Sensory Storytime
Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5)

Special Events/Festivalsback to top

Fall Festival: Children's Pumpkin Party
Dress up in your favorite costume for a celebration of the fall season during this fun-filled hour of stories, games, literacy activities, and sweet treats! Please call to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Excerpts from Seussical the Musical
Learn about Dr. Seuss and explore his books with Matthews Playhouse. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5)

International Games Day @ Your Library
Come to the library and play! Explore the educational, recreational, and social value of gaming at your local library. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Teens (12-18), Elementary (5-11)

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. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library: Lona Bartlett
Holiday stories with puppets from storyteller and puppeteer Lona Bartlett Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11)

Storytellingback to top

Fall Festival: Children's Pumpkin Party
Dress up in your favorite costume for a celebration of the fall season during this fun-filled hour of stories, games, literacy activities, and sweet treats! Please call to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Spooky Stories
Come enjoy a special spooky storytelling before you head out to trick-or-treat! Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Storytimeback to top

Fall Festival: Children's Pumpkin Party
Dress up in your favorite costume for a celebration of the fall season during this fun-filled hour of stories, games, literacy activities, and sweet treats! Please call to register. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move
Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through engaging activities including math, science, games and more. Registration is not required, but space is limited to the first 30 participants. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Sensory Storytime
Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5)

Children's Sensory Storytime
Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11), Preschool (3-5) Audience: Elementary (5-11), Toddlers (18-35 months), Preschool (3-5)

Afternoon Adventures
Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11) Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

Afternoon Adventures: Once Upon a time in 398.2
What is 398.2? Only the most magic call number in non-fiction. Join us as we explore fairy tales and folks tales from all over the world that can be found in this section of the library. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11) Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Story Explorers
Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Audience: Preschool (3-5), Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

Paws to Read
Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Family/Youth & Caregivers

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