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E.g., 02/25/2018
E.g., 02/25/2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

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!

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

Sign up for a 50 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 help developing/editing y

History and Historical Fiction Book Club

12:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join us on the 4th Wednesday of each month at noon. In February we will be discussing "A Train in Winter" by Caroline Moorehead and / or "The Book Thief" by Marcus Zusak.

12:15 @ Main Presents: 346 Days In Ireland

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

Planning a trip to Ireland? Librarian Andrea Callan spent a memorable year on the Emerald Isle, and would like to share that experience with you.

Murder by the Book

12:15pm at Meeting Room B at Morrison Regional

This book club meets the fourth Wednesday of every month to discuss mystery novels. The February selection is THE TROUT by Peter Cunningham.

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.

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.

Adult Sensory Story Time Program

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

Join us for this story time designed for adults with autism spectrum disorsers, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities.

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 basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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.

Technology Tutoring

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

Collards & Culture: LATIBAH Collard Green Museum

2:00pm at Hickory Grove

The Hickory Grove Library is honored to host the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum exhibit during African American month.

Now Showing: Marshall

Join us for a special showing of Marshall. A young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career defining cases.

Homework Study Zone

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Drop by the Matthews Branch Library for the Study Zone. Spread out, ,get some school work done, and study for tests.

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.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

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 basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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.

African American History Month: Now Showing: Selma

3:30pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965. This movie is rated PG-13.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Matthews

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.

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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

STEM 101: Sphero Maze

STEM 101: Sphero Maze-Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

4:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Story Explorers

4:30pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

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.