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

Saturday, October 20, 2018

English Literacy for Adults

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

Serve Your Community at the Library

1:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us as we create decorations for the library's Fall Festival.

Home Brewing for Beginners

1:30pm at Cornelius

Catch the craft beer wave that is taking over the Charlotte area with this Beginner's Guide to Home Brewing workshop!

Story Explorers

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

Paws to Read

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

Rookie Science

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Discover the world of science through books, hand on educational activities, and experiments.

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.

Community Service Saturday: Teens 12-18 and Preteens 10-11

2:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Join us for various service projects as we create items to be used in our community.One hour of volunteer credit can be earned. Project(s): making book bundles and decorating bookmarks

STEAM MONTH: The Lego Challenge: Fairy Tale Engineers!

2:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join us for our Lego Challenge and learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while developing problem solving and innovating thinking skills.

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.

Community Service Project for Preteens and Teens: The Odd Sock

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

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?

STEAM Month: Teen Science Experiments

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Interested in science? Love chemistry? It's STEAM month! Come along to our teen STEAM event with teen expert, Umar. Hands-on science experiments and fun! Registration is required. Ages 10-17.

College 101: FAFSA Completion Day

2:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need help filling out your FAFSA?

Paws to Read

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

Paws to Read

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

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Presents: Community School of the Arts

2:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.

Paws to Read

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11 are invited to come play Wii-U. Have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.

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.

Creating with Books: Frankenfun!

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month, we will read fun books, do an art activity, and create a Frankenstein monster sandwich!

Paws to Read

3:30pm at Scaleybark

If you are between the ages of 5-11, boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Dungeons and Dragons @ Beatties Ford

1:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join this Dungeons and Dragons session for newcomers and veterens geared towards adults and families! If you are familiar with the game or just want to learn, all are welcome.

STEAM Month: Robotics with Sphero

1:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. This program is led by Volunteens. This month's activity is learning about robotics with Sphero.

Chess Club

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Clases de alfabetización en español para Adultos / Spanish Literacy for Adults

Mejore su escritura, comprensión de lectura y pronunciación con clases individuales en un ambiente amigable. Llame para preguntar y hacer cita. By appointment only.

Monday, October 22, 2018

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

Computer Basics for Adults and Seniors

Five-part series, on Mondays (Oct 15-Nov 19) Covers the basic skills to get around in Windows using a mouse, how to use an easy word processing program, create & edit pictures, and an introduct