There's so much happening at your library! Don't miss these featured programs!
Come learn about the Charlotte Woodcarvers Club and exhibit on display at the Matthews Library. Join us for a woodcarving demonstration, observe, ask questions of members and maybe try something new!
Genealogy Research: Finding Your Ancestors
Trace your roots and family history. Get research tips from an experienced genealogist.
Book Club: Anime and Manga Interest Circle (teens 12-18 & preteens 10-11)
Join us on the first Monday of the month unless otherwise posted. We will be discussing manga, anime, and related titles.
Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session
Call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to book a 1-hour individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Bring your device; we’ll show you how to find, check out and download books from our digital collection.
Northwest Pod Back to Summer Reading Festival
Enjoy books, literacy activities, storytelling, etc. as we celebrate our Northwest community's first Back to Summer Reading Festival!
Teen Writers' Club
Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers.
Apply Online Using NCWorks.Gov
Create an online profile and build a resume using NCWorks. NCWorks Online is a one-stop online resource for job seekers and employers in North Carolina. You can search for jobs, create resumes, and find education and training opportunities. Learn to use this resource and discover its benefits as your primary job search tool.
A Beginner’s Guide to Selling on Ebay
Learn how to set up an Ebay account on Ebay as well as photograph, post, sell and track your items. Robin Bryan is a certified eBay Education Specialist and uses PowerPoint created by eBay, supplemented with her personal tips and suggestions.
Inside the Interviewer's Mind
Learn from a veteran HR professional how interviewers want you to answer five of the most common interview questions. Participants will walk away from this interactive session knowing what to say and what not to say when asked these five questions.
DAPA Information Session
The Latin American Coalition of Charlotte hosts an info session for the Dept. of Homeland Security's Deferred Action for Parent Accountability, or DAPA.
The Hound of the Baskervilles
The third film in the series IT'S ELEMENTARY: SHERLOCK HOLMES ON THE SCREEN is the 1959 version of The Hound of the Baskervilles. Holmes, played by Peter Cushing, must rid Baskerville Hall of the curse of the hound, which preys upon its owners
Independence Writers Group
An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if ten copies of materials to be critiqued are provided. The group meets once a month on the second Saturday.
Resume Building for 50+
Finding work in today’s economy can be very challenging. If you’re an older worker, it is even more difficult. AARP’s resume building workshop focuses on helping older workers navigate these challenges and make the most effective resume.
Keep it Moving with Discovery Place
Join us for a special presentation from our friends at Discovery Place. You must register to attend this program!
Country Blues Workshop
Explore Blues music, from the 1920s and 1930s, and hear a special performance from Sidewalk Bob, a member of the Charlotte Blues Society.