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Programs & Events Listings


The following list contains programs that matched your search, sorted by program types and date from 9/3/2013 to 9/3/2013.

Program Types: (choose a type to jump to list of programs)
Books/Literature/Writing     Computer Skills/Technology     Ecology/Environment     Educational Support     En Español     ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)     Exhibits     Gaming     Genealogy/History     Multicultural     Special Events/Festivals     Storytime     


Books/Literature/Writingback to top

Camps and School Groups Interested in South County Regional Library Events
Are you interested in bringing your camp/ school group to South County for a program? If so, please contact South County's children's department at 704-416-6600,2. Groups cannot be accomodated during our regular programming. See Learn More Audience: Preschool (3-5), School Age (5-11), Toddlers (18-35 months)

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. Dress as your favorite character! Dolls are welcome! Registration required. Audience: School Age (5-11)

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Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session
Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment. Audience: Adults, Seniors

Internet Basics
New to the Internet? Need some guidance on getting started with this new world of information? Come get the basics from our helpful staff on what the Internet is and how everyone can use it. Registration Required. Audience: Adults, Seniors

Tech Tutoring
If you would like assistance with learning word processing, spreadsheet software, database software, presentation software or how to use a new device, make an appointment to meet with a technology tutor by calling 416-4400. Audience: Adults

Ecology/Environmentback to top

Ectoplasm Slime!
Put your science skills to use by making a recipe for glow-in-the-dark slime to take home! Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

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Teen Tutoring Program
Gain experience in leadership and instruction--apply to tutor at Davidson Library. Work with elementary school students and help with reading or math comprehension. For more information, contact Beverly Swanson. Audience: Teens (12-18)

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. Dress as your favorite character! Dolls are welcome! Registration required. Audience: School Age (5-11)

Homework Study Zone
Drop by the Cornelius Library for the Study Zone between 4:00-6:00 on Tuesdays! Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, get homework help or free online tutoring. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

North County Regional Library Teen Advisory Council
Looking for community service hours? Experience to put on a job or college application? Want to get involved with the library, meet new friends and eat pizza? Come to monthly TAC meetings! New members are welcome! Fun activity to follow at 6:30! Audience: Teens (12-18)

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

En Españolback to top

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count
Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad con el fin de prepararlos para la escuela. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Toddlers (18-35 months), Families

ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)back to top

English Conversation Club
Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, and learn about America's history and culture while doing so. No registration necessary. Audience: Adults, Seniors, Teens (12-18)

Exhibitsback to top

Colonial Charlotte Diorama Exhibit
See for yourself how Charlotte might have looked in 1775. Click for informative flier Audience: Adults, Teens (12-18), Families

Arthur's World
Summer Exhibit - Arthur's World Audience: Families

Gamingback to top

Puzzle Tuesdays for Teens
Stop by the North County Regional Library Information Desk for a puzzle and a sweet treat on the first Tuesday of every month. Test your logic and reasoning skills and your ability to think analytically with a self-paced puzzle activity. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming
Come have some fun and make new friends while developing literacy, critical thinking, and teamwork skills! Board games are also available. Audience: Teens (12-18), Preteen (10-11)

Wii U Gaming - Ages 8-11
We invite kids (ages 8-11) and their families to sign up to play the Wii U. Players will actively participate in Wii U games that encourage cooperation, problem solving and critical thinking skills. Audience: Families

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games
Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: School Age (5-11), Preteen (10-11), Families

Genealogy/Historyback to top

Colonial Charlotte Diorama Exhibit
See for yourself how Charlotte might have looked in 1775. Click for informative flier Audience: Adults, Teens (12-18), Families

Multiculturalback to top

English Conversation Club
Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, and learn about America's history and culture while doing so. No registration necessary. Audience: Adults, Seniors, Teens (12-18)

Special Events/Festivalsback to top

Camps and School Groups Interested in South County Regional Library Events
Are you interested in bringing your camp/ school group to South County for a program? If so, please contact South County's children's department at 704-416-6600,2. Groups cannot be accomodated during our regular programming. See Learn More Audience: Preschool (3-5), School Age (5-11), Toddlers (18-35 months)

Storytimeback to top

Camps and School Groups Interested in South County Regional Library Events
Are you interested in bringing your camp/ school group to South County for a program? If so, please contact South County's children's department at 704-416-6600,2. Groups cannot be accomodated during our regular programming. See Learn More Audience: Preschool (3-5), School Age (5-11), Toddlers (18-35 months)

Baby Storytime
Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. Audience: Babies (0-17 months)

Preschool Storytime
Preschoolers engage with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader. Audience: Preschool (3-5)

Tiny Tots Storytime
Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This storytime is for 1 year olds (ages 12-23 months). Audience: Babies (0-17 months), Toddlers (18-35 months)

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count
Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad con el fin de prepararlos para la escuela. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5. Audience: Preschool (3-5), Toddlers (18-35 months), Families

Family Storytime
Children enjoy favorite stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of reading in your child. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. For ages birth to 5 years. Audience: Families

Family Storytime
Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. Audience: Families

Family Storytime: Listen & Move
Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write. Audience: Families, Preschool (3-5), Toddlers (18-35 months)

Preschool Storytime
Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers. Audience: Preschool (3-5)

Two Time Storytime
Two-year-olds will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. This program is for children ages 24-35 months. Audience: Toddlers (18-35 months)

Baby Storytime
Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. New sights and sounds are shared with a parent/caregiver through books, songs, and rhymes. Ages birth-2.5 Audience: Babies (0-17 months), Toddlers (18-35 months), Families

Tiny Tots Storytime
Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. [This program is for 18-23 month olds.] Audience: Toddlers (18-35 months)

Family Storytime
Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate. Audience: Families

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