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E.g., 01/17/2019

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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.

Technology Tutor

10:30am 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

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.

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Active Reading Workshop: Part 1 of 2

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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.

Apply Now 101

11:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Get individual help to create a resume, search and apply for jobs online.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader 1-on-1 Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

Tiny Tots Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.]

Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

11:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Family Storytime

11:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Portuguese Conversation Club

11:30am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

Collards + Culture: From Page to Screen: Ruby Bridges

12:00pm at Sugar Creek

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Ruby Bridges. See the story brought to life! This movie is rated (NR).

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

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.

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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Library Improvement

1:00pm at Main Library

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us as we work on various projects for the 2nd floor of Main Library.

Rookie Science Jr: Penguins

1:15pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month-Penguins!

Rookie Science: Blast from the Past: Dinosaurs!

1:30pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

School is out, so come to the library for a fun school-age program. This interactive session will connect you with literature through engaging activities about dinosaurs.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

2:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

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.

Winter Festival

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Enjoy winter-themed literacy activities and storytimes as you celebrate the coldest season at Morrison!

Collards + Culture: What's in a Song

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Learn about African American history through this interactive program of slave songs.

From Page to Screen: Teen Movie (13-18 year olds)

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a screening of a film based on a novel or comic book series. The movie will be Solo: A Star Wars Story (PG-13) Light snacks will be served.

Active Reading Workshop Part 2

3:00pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Rookie Science: Penguins

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month-Penguins!

Now Showing: Frozen

3:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Come enjoy light refreshments or bring some from home for this enjoyable film.