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E.g., 04/25/2018
E.g., 04/25/2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support 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.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

11:00am 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.

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Mint Hill

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.

Creating with Books: Money Smart Week

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills using financial literacy materials 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 April we will be reading and discussing "The Boys in the Boat" and "All the Light We Cannot See". Read either book or both.

From Page to Screen: Wonder - Homeschool Edition

12:15pm at Teen Corner at North County Regional

If you love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film version of Wonder.

Murder by the Book

This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month to discuss mystery novels. The April selection is Mary Louise Kelly's ANONYMOUS SOURCES.

12:15 @ Main presents: Skype with a Scientist

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

Explore what it's like to be a scientist in 2017. Meet Dr. Brandon Barton, an ecologist at Mississippi State University, studying species interactions like predator-prey relationships. Tour Dr.

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.

The Road to Medicare

1:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

AARP's non-commercial overview of Medicare offered by a trained counselor from the NC Dept.

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.

Adult Sensory Program

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

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Technology Tutoring

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

Microsoft Word 2013

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

Join us for a computer class that will teach you how to use Microsoft Word. You will learn the basics of how to create, edit and save documents.

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.

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.

Now Showing

Join us for a special movie event.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at Randolph Room 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.

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.

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.

From Page to Screen: Thor: Ragnarok

3:30pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

Whether you already love the graphic novel or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Thor: Ragnarok. See the story brought to life and enjoy some snacks!

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-1 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

4:00pm 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.

Money Smart Week North Carolina: Teen Banking

Money Smart North Carolina is a statewide multi-day annual celebration of finances and financial literacy.  In support of this initiative, library staff facilitates hands-on finance and financial l

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.