We're almost halfway through Summer Break!

We're almost halfway through Summer Break!

We're almost halfway through Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore! It is hard to believe time is going by so fast. 

Logging reading time and activities online allows you to qualify for some pretty awesome incentives. Have you stopped into your local library to pick up your fine waivers and other incentives yet? Check out your Summer Break account to see what goodies are ready to be picked up!

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Check out these exciting Summer Break programs!

Though our Summer Break program can be completed entirely online, the Library is hosting some wonderful programs this summer. Check out these upcoming programs taking place at branches around Mecklenburg County: 

The Very Super, Dooper Great American Summer
When: Tuesday, July 3 from 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Who: School Age Children (ages 5-11)
Where: Davidson Library
*Registration required

Teen Anime Club
When: Thursday, July 5 from 2-3 p.m.
Who: Teens (ages 12-18)
Where: University City Regional Library

Now Showing: Coco
When: Friday, July 6 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Who: School Age Children (ages 5-11)
Where: Morrison Regional Library

Register for any of these great programs or more at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library calendar 

Weekly Prizes 

Each week during Summer Break, the Library will give away three 16GB Kind Fires with a screen cover and protective case. Prizes will be drawn by age category with one Kindle Fire each for babies/children, teens and adults. Remember that you need to enter either reading time or an activity online each week to be eligible for prize drawings, and you must have a valid library card number or ONE Access account number entered for each participant in the library card field of your Summer Break account. Keep an eye on your email account as this is how you will be notified if you win one of the Kindle Fires. 

The following winners claimed their prizes this week: 

  • Babies/Children: Sienna N. (ImaginOn) 
  • Teens: Emily H. (Matthews Library); Jared G. (Steele Creek) 
  • Adults: Beth S. (South County Regional)