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Monday, February 26, 2018

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.

Technology Tutoring

5:30pm at Conference Room at North County Regional

Register for one-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 60 minute session. Topics include but are not limited to computer and internet basics, Microsoft Office and email.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-session.

Sleepy Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Homework Help

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Beatties Ford Road Regional Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

College 101: Writing the Personal Essay: A workshop for Students and Parents

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn the three most important things to consider before writing the personal essay. Parents will also learn how to best assist their child with their writing selections.

Spanish Conversation Club

6:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

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

Homework Help

6:00pm 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.

Library e-Books: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Book an individual one hour training session on borrowing e-Books for your e-Reader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Urban Book Club

6:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Urban Book Club on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. New members are welcome. February's discussion: Tears We Cannot Stop by Michael Eric Dyson.

Resume Review: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Mint Hill

Sign up for an individual session with a staff member to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter and other job related documents.

Beyond the Book Jr / Mas Allá del Libro Jr.

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Enjoy reading in a new way!Explore different genres of reading in this discussion group. Relate to other children and develop reading, comprehension, and writing skills. For grades 1 & 2.

Technology Tutoring

6:30pm at Conference Room at North County Regional

Register for one-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 60 minute session. Topics include but are not limited to computer and internet basics, Microsoft Office and email.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Bay Window 2 – Children’s Floor at North County Regional

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

The Book Club Crawl

6:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us as we explore local venues and discuss great books. We will keep the conversation light and fun with humor and a social atmosphere. We meet the 4th Monday of every month.

Paws to Read

6:45pm at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Tuesday, February 27, 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.

Indoor Walkers

9:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Ready to get healthy? Tired of putting off the exercise? Come do a 30 minute indoor walk with the Library!

African American Athlete Scavenger Hunt

9:00am at Sugar Creek

Seek and Find all 26 African American Athletes. Participate individually or as a team. Learn, discover and increase your knowledge in past or present African American Athletes

English Literacy for Adults

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

Baby Storytime

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

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Listen and Move Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at North County Regional

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

Daylily Book Club

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the 4th Tuesday of the month and read fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month we will discuss Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

10:00am at Training Lab at South County Regional

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel. Proficiency with MS Word required. Bring a USB drive if you would like to save your work.