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E.g., 01/18/2019
E.g., 01/18/2019

Friday, January 18, 2019

Seek, Find, & Win: Basic Shapes Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Myers Park

Everything we see in the world around us has a shape. Learn the names of different shapes by completing this month's scavenger hunt activity.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

(All day) at West Boulevard

Grab your friends and come to play the game of the week on our gaming system and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Seek, Find, & Win: Basic Shapes Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Myers Park

Everything we see in the world around us has a shape. Learn the names of different shapes by completing this month's scavenger hunt activity.

Family Storytime: Let's Celebrate Paddington Bear

12:00am at Myers Park

In honor of the 60th anniversary of Paddington Bear at St.

*Cancelled* College 101: ACT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

9:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

This practice test date has been cancelled and will be rescheduled in February. Please contact Main Library Reference with any questions. 704-416-0100

Family Storytime: Daddies & Donuts

9:15am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

New Year, New Business: How to Start Your Own Business

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Kim Clark will share her experience starting her own successful business, including how to write a business plan, apply for loans, perform market research, build a brand, network with peers, and ga

Goal-Setting for Procrastinators

10:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

The New Year is here! Have you set your goals yet? It's never too late to identify some things that you'd like to accomplish in the new year!

Family Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Internet Basics

10:00am at Sugar Creek

Learn how to access, navigate, and print websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online.

Digital Drop-in

10:00am at Mountain Island

Received a digital device as a holiday gift and have no clue where to start?

Technology Tutor

10:00am at Reference Area at University City Regional

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email and online applications. Sessions are 30 minutes.

Nonprofit Coffee & Conversation

10:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join Charlotte area Nonprofit Attorney and Social Sector Advocate, Rocky Cabagnot, for coffee and conversation as he discusses the NC Charitable Solicitation License and Fundraising Laws.

Independence Writers Group

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if three to eight copies of materials to be critiqued are provided.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Thinking about starting a nonprofit? These types of organizations are formed to fulfill a mission. Is this the right path for you?

Family Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Bring your family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Prolific Pens Writing Group

10:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, meet other local amateur writers, and exchange ideas.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Tech Tutors: 1-on-1 Support

10:30am at Job Help Center at Main Library

Sign up for a 30-minute session with a volunteer to get help in computer basics, Microsoft Office, internet, email or job searching.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Mint Hill

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Community Service Project - Love Your Library: Be a Preteen Volunteer

10:30am at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

RESCHEDULED: Successful Financial Planning with Dan Gallagher

10:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Author and recently retired financial planner Dan Gallagher will share readings from his new book, The Secrets of Successful Financial Planning. He'll share dramatic true tales of real "client t

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Active Reading (Part 2 of 2)

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one-on-one with your child.