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E.g., 10/17/2018
E.g., 10/17/2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Explore different styles of writing in a fun and comfortable environment. This group is open to anyone who is ready to write. Beginners and experienced writers welcome.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Cornelius

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-3800 to make an appointment.

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This program is for 18-23 month olds.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Family Storytime

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.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

STEAM Month: Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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

10:30am at Mountain Island

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. For ages 3-5.

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.

Technology Tutor: 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.

Creating with Books

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.

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.

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.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

11:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

STEAM Month: Storytime From Space

11:00am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

This special STEAM themed Storytime for ages 3 and up will feature a story read by an astronaut on the International Space Station! STEAM related activities to follow.

Stories in 2 Languages

11:00am at Matthews

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Family Storytime

11:15am at Children's Area 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 (ages 3-5)

Engage your preschooler with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader.

Bach to Rock: Musical Storytime

11:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Enjoy a musically-inspired storytime featuring musical- and movement-based activities and exposure to live instruments.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

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.

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.

Great American Read: Lunchtime Series

12:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us to watch each weekly installment of the Great American Read series from PBS. Bring your lunch or order from cooperating local restaurants. Mention “Great American Read”.

Career Development Intensive

12:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one-on-one 1-hour career coaching, resume coaching, or mock interviewing.

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.

Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens

Join us for our Fall Festival in Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens. This is a fun, interactive program for adults and teens with disabilities and their caregivers.

Career Development Intensive

1:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one-on-one 1-hour career coaching, resume coaching, or mock interviewing.

Technology Tutoring with Richard

1:30pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Register for a 30-minute session of one-on-one computer help with an expert. Topics include but are not limited to computer& internet basics, Microsoft Office, and email.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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