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E.g., 08/15/2018
E.g., 08/15/2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Cancelled- Adult Poetry Club

Cancelled in Summer for planning: Join us for an interactive poetry club, share and create original pieces, recite your favorite poetry, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others.

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

Family Storytime

11:00am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

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

Technology Tutors 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Community Room A 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.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

Family Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

Creating with Books

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. For ages 3-5.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

12:15 @ Main: Who was Sharon? Charlotte's Mysterious Street Names

12:15pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Shelia Bumgarner, librarian and local historian in Main Library's Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, will explain the history and background of Charlotte's oddly reoccurring street names.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Hornets Book Bus

1:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Join us for a special performance of Hugo's All Star Reader show, and a visit from the Hornets Book Bus. Participants will be able to board the bus and choose a free book to take home.

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Reading Buddies

1:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

English Literacy for Adults

On Wednesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

College 101: ACT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

1:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Prepare for college and kick off your ACT prep with a free practice exam.

Reading Buddies

1:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Adult Sensory Story Time

1:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.

Now Showing: Ready Player One

2:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

A poor teen competes in a contest to win control of a virtual-reality world called the OASIS.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

English Literacy for Adults

On Wednesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Internet Floor at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or Internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Community Service Project for Preteens and Teens: The Odd Sock

2:00pm at Cornelius

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate

2:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Excel Basics class. After a brief review, we will discuss formulas, functions, spreadsheet modifications, charts and graphs.

Trivia: Animals

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics with a self-paced trivia activity.

Independence Regional Anime Club

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join our Anime Club and meet other fans!

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Storytellers

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for our summer break program, presented by Frontline Storytellers. A traditional storyteller will present oral storytelling.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or Internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

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.