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Equipping the Next Generation of LeadersMay 25, 2023
Loft Leaders Academy is a new teen program offering at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. Currently the program is based at ImaginOn and serves teens in grades 7-12.
Summer Break returns at the Library June 1-July 31, 2023!May 1, 2023
Summer is a great time for families to spend time together and develop a love of reading and learning. Summer should be all about fun and our Summer Break program can help provide opportunities to read, be creative, develop social skills, learn new things, and so much more!
Sugar Creek Branch Turns 15Oct 19, 2018
The Sugar Creek branch of Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is blowing out its birthday candles today -- all 15 of them.
Get to know the Steele Creek Branch CommunityApr 14, 2023
The Steele Creek Branch Library is located in the Southwest area of Charlotte, North Carolina. Using I-485, I-77, highways 49 and 160, we are only 20 minutes from the Uptown Charlotte area, as well as only minutes away from these South Carolina cities/towns: Lake Wiley, Tega Cay, and Fort Mill.
Get to Know the Pineville CommunityApr 3, 2023
The Pineville community has a brand-new library! Located in the heart of downtown Pineville, the Pineville Branch Library is the newest jewel in the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library System’s crown.
What is so special about reading?Mar 30, 2023
Reading allows complex, conceptual thoughts to be understood in a gradual, methodical way.
Get to know the West Boulevard Branch communityMar 21, 2023
The West Boulevard Library is conveniently located along the West Boulevard Corridor on the bus line for ease of access.
A local author reflects on the importance of diversity in children's literatureFeb 15, 2023
Local author Kristi Cruise reflects on the importance of showing diverse characters in children's literature.
3 reasons you should care about diverse children’s booksFeb 13, 2023
Why should you care about diversity in children's literature? Author Charlitta Hatch explains.
Collaborative Exhibit Opening Soon at the Plaza Midwood Library!Feb 3, 2023
Celebrate the opening of "Signs of Plaza Midwood," a new permanent exhibit at Plaza Midwood Library, featuring the old Penguin sign, historic photographs and signs from neighborhood businesses. The exhibit is a collaboration between the Plaza Midwood Neighborhood Association, Plaza Midwood Merchants, WhirlyPig Design and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.