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E.g., 08/16/2018
E.g., 08/16/2018

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Career Information & Assistance

11:00am at Sugar Creek

Gain information about area job fairs, job assistance programs, and resume tips at this lobby career display.

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

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

Paws to Read

11:30am 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 on the Monday prior to the session.

Learning Circles: Ebook Foundations

11:30am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Lightly-facilitated study groups for learners who want to take online courses together, in-person.

Paws to Read

11:45am 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 on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Community Service: The Odd Sock Guy

12:00pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

Join West Boulevard Library staff as we participate in a unique community service opportunity: sorting socks!

Paws to Read

12:00pm 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 on the Monday prior to the session.

STEM 101

12:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Paws to Read

12:15pm 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 on the Monday prior to the session.

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.

First Lady of the Revolution Screening

The remarkable story of Henrietta Boggs.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (1:30PM-2:30PM) on Saturday afternoons.

Learn, Connect, Play: Dungeons & Dragons

1:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Participate in the role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. This session is suited for beginners.

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.

Teen Geek Club

2:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Join us every third Saturday to discuss and showcase teen fandom of pop culture (television shows, movies, books, gaming and podcasts) and enjoy snacks and fun geek activities.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Stranger Things Film Series: Gremlins

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us for our Stranger Things film series, which will focus on the films that inspired the Duffer Brothers to create Stranger Things. The eighth movie in the series will be Gremlins.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

THE LAST DETAIL (1973)

2:00pm at The Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Director: Hal AshbyStarring Jack Nicholson, Otis Young, Randy Quaid, Clifton James, Carol Kane105 minutes; Color; Rated R

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: the Carolina Organizers

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join the Carolina Organizers to get organized in 2018!

Reading Buddies

2:00pm 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.

STEM 101: Rainbow in a Jar

2:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. This month we will be experimenting with the different densities of liquid.

The Vulnerable Black Man: Moonlight

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Teen Ventures: So you want to be a writer

2:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Do you aspire to be a writer? Join us for a discussion of getting started and where you can get your work published and plot types. Registration Required.

Satellite Studio Session

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Family Storytime

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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.