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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

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

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Family Storytime in the Park

11:00am at Matthews

We’re taking Family Storytime outside! Join us for stories, songs, and movement activities at Squirrel Lake Park, 1631 Pleasant Plains Rd, Matthews, NC 28105. Meet at Shelter A.

Family Storytime

11:15am 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.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

Children will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills. For ages 3-5.

Technology Tutor

12:00pm 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.

Career Development Intensive

12:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

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

Spanish Book Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Our Spanish Book Club meets on the fourth Thursday. All are welcome who wish to enrich their knowledge of the Spanish Language by reading and sharing ideas.

Selling on eBay

1:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn how to set up an eBay account on eBay as well as photograph, post, sell and track your items.

Career Development Intensive

1:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

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

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill Parish will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

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

Career Development Intensive

2:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

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

Technology Tutor

2:00pm at Mint Hill

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment.

Active Reading-Cancelled

2:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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.

Crochet

2:00pm at Off Site at Main Library

Learn to crochet like a pro.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Gaming

Participate in cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. 

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.

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.

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.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.

Learn, Connect, Play: Life-Size Clue

Celebrate National Scavenger Hunt Day by competing in a life-size game of Clue that will take you on a scavenger hunt throughout the library.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

4:15pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

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.

Paws to Read

4:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.