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A Message from Charlotte Mecklenburg Library During Uncertain TimesDec 22, 2023
This past year has presented many challenges and concerns for our community and the world. We have witnessed the horrors of terrorism and war in Gaza and Israel, sparking fear, outrage, and extraordinary acts of courage and compassion too. In these uncertain times, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, like libraries across the globe, plays a unique and crucial role.
Andrea Davis Is About Her Books, Her Crafts, & Her Edible LandscapeDec 18, 2023
For many, adjusting to and thriving in a new role can be a process that takes a really, really, long time. And for some, the transition is seamless as the role fits who they are. In this case, this individual thrives in doing their job and the effort to do so is pure. This is the story of AWR librarian Andrea Davis.
Spend Winter Break with Charlotte Mecklenburg LibraryDec 15, 2023
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Winter Break programming can provide exciting, engaging, and yes, even educational opportunities for children and teens! Check out all we have to offer this year.
Allegra Westbrooks Community Christmas CelebrationNov 30, 2023
Allegra Westbrooks Regional Library is gearing up for the 2023 Community Christmas Celebration! The event, held on Sunday, December 10, 2023, is an opportunity for the community to connect with the Library.
Celebrate International Games Month with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library!Nov 14, 2023
Happy International Games Month (IGM)! IGM is an initiative run by volunteers around the world to reconnect communities through their libraries around the educational, recreational, and social value of all types of games – and CML has done a LOT of gaming so far this November!
Harvesting Readers at Charlotte Mecklenburg LibraryNov 8, 2023
November is National Family Literacy Month, a celebration that has continued nationally since 1994 to raise awareness of the importance of families reading and learning together. Charlotte Mecklenburg Library fosters family literacy daily at all our Library branches and in the community.
Full STEAM Ahead: DigiLit for Lifelong LearningOct 26, 2023
As October draws to a close, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's STEAM Month has ignited a passion for science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics. While this month-long event offers a diverse array of learning activities, it's worth noting that the Library's digital literacy resources are available year-round.
Celebrate International Games Month with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library!Oct 10, 2023
In November, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is excited to participate in International Games Month! What started in 2007 as a one-day event has now grown into an international, month-long phenomenon, celebrated in places as far as Australia, Italy, and Norway.
THE GREAT DEBATE: North Carolina vs. South Carolina BBQOct 5, 2023
As a native-Virginian, I quickly learned that BBQ is the root of a lot of disagreement in the Carolinas. There are endless "rights and wrongs” to BBQ preparation, sauce, how the meat is smoked, what side dishes to serve... the list goes on.
Digital Inclusion Week at the LibraryOct 4, 2023
Happy Digital Inclusion Week! This week, October 2-6, is an annual week of awareness, recognition, and celebration. This time is dedicated to increasing community engagement and awareness about digital equity.