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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Scavenger Hunt--February

(All day) at Myers Park

Visit the Myers Park Library to complete a fun literacy scavenger hunt inspired by the month of February. Explore the library to locate images of February events.

Qigong

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Qigong is gentle exercise from China that can be done in either a standing or sitting position.

Arthritis 101: How Past Injuries Affect Your Current Health

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Injuries to the knees and ankles are common in physically active individuals. Though the injury heals, many people experience lingering joint pain years after the injury.

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Career Development Intensive

2:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one-hour career coaching, mock interviewing, or resume coaching session.

Collards & Culture: LATIBAH Collard Green Museum

2:00pm at Hickory Grove

The Hickory Grove Library is honored to host the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum exhibit during African American month.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Preschool Storytime: Just for Me

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Provide your preschooler with an opportunity to hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader in this storytime developed for children ages 3-5, without a pa

Health Club

Join us for the Independence Regional Library's Teen Health Club!

Job Search Tutors (Teens): 1-on-1 Support Session

Teens can sign up for a 50-minute individual session with a teen services staff member to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter and applying for jobs.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics.

Resume Review: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Need help with your resume? Drop in for a 15 minute session Thursdays 3:00-4:00 pm or email a copy of your resume to ucresumehelp@gmail.com.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Rookie Science

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments

Teen Tutoring for School Age Children

4:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a Teen Tutor. First come, first served basis for up to 45 minute sessions. Audience: Elementary (5-11), Preteen (8-11)

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Davidson

Children in rising-K - 5th grades can increase reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen library volunteer during a 30-minute one-on-one session.

Black History Month Jeopardy!

Join us for an afternoon of trivia and prizes as we celebrate Black History Month! Test your knowledge of Black history and pop culture.

Research: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research a topic for school but don’t know where to begin? Call 704-416-6600, option 4 to sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a Reference Librarian.

Amigos Homework Help

4:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Research: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research a topic for school but don’t know where to begin? Call 704-416-6600, option 4 to sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a Reference Librarian.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Notable Novels Teen Book Club

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Need help with literature? Having trouble analyzing texts? Then this is the club for you. Learn to think critically and have fun at the same time!

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. This program was a part of International Games Day.

Learn Connect Play: Pokémon Hour

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Practice your strategic and critical thinking skills while engaging in this popular card game. Registration encouraged!

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Homework Help

5:30pm at Bay Window 1 – Children’s Floor at North County Regional

If you are between the ages of 5 and 11, come receive free homework help from Teen volunteers in a 1-on-1 setting.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Matthews

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.