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The following list contains programs that matched your search, sorted by program types and date from 7/23/2014 to 10/21/2014.

Program Types: (choose a type to jump to list of programs)
Books/Literature/Writing     Education Support     Special Events/Festivals     Storytelling     Storytime     


Books/Literature/Writingback to top

Literacy Activities
Participate in a variety of self-directed literacy activities that support the five early literacy practices. Drop in anytime between 2 and 4pm. This week, the theme is Science Mania as part of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEAM) week. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers

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

Creating with Books
Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. The theme is art as part of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEAM) week at University City. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

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

Fizz Boom Read Club
This children's event will feature fun STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related stories, crafts, experiments and games planned especially for children in lower elementary grades, ages 6-11. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

CMLibrary Presents: Science Saturday Guy Matthew
A special science program based on books. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Science Saturday Book Club for Kids
This month’s book discussion and science activities, led by teen volunteer Matthew, is based on books about electricity. Copies of various books are available at the branch. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Nasa Space Camp
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. "NASA Space Camp" 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 rockets. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Rookie Science
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Audience: Preteen (8-11), Elementary (5-11)

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)

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

Education Supportback to top

Rookie Science: Outdoor Fun
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This week we will explore outdoor science fun. Grades K-5. Registration begins one week before the event. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science: Robot Competition
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This week, is a special robot competition--entries required. Please stop by the children's desk for more information. Audience: Preteen (8-11)

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

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Grossology 101
Get the dirt on dirt, the scoop on snot and learn the science behind all things icky, creepy and just plain gross. Registration is required and begins July 21. Call 704-416-3800 to register. For ages 5-8. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Rookie Science: Preschool
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Audience: Preschool (3-5)

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Cold Blooded Encounters - The Lorax
Hear a dramatic reading of The Lorax and learn about wildlife and habitat conservation in a fun way with Cold Blooded Encounters, a reptile zoo and science center. Recommended for ages 5 & up. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Ice Cream Science
You scream, I scream, we all scream for... science! We will use root beer floats to learn the states of matter. Registration is required and begins July 28. Call 704-416-3800 to register. For ages 5-8. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Nasa Space Camp
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. "NASA Space Camp" 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)

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

Special Events/Festivalsback to top

Rookie Science: Outdoor Fun
Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This week we will explore outdoor science fun. Grades K-5. Registration begins one week before the event. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Cold Blooded Encounters
This program is full. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Reedy Creek Nature Center
Learn about and explore animal science—snakes!—with Reedy Creek Nature Center. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Cold Blooded Encounters - The Lorax
Hear a dramatic reading of The Lorax and learn about wildlife and habitat conservation in a fun way with Cold Blooded Encounters, a reptile zoo and science center. Recommended for ages 5 & up. Audience: Family/Youth & Caregivers, Elementary (5-11)

CMLibrary Presents: Science Saturday Guy Matthew
A special science program based on books. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Storytellingback to top

Fizz Boom Read Club
This children's event will feature fun STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related stories, crafts, experiments and games planned especially for children in lower elementary grades, ages 6-11. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Storytimeback to top

Fizz Boom Read Club
This children's event will feature fun STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related stories, crafts, experiments and games planned especially for children in lower elementary grades, ages 6-11. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

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