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

Thursday, April 26, 2018

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: Listen & Move

Children will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills. For ages 3-5.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Puppet Show

Explore stories and songs through a puppet show created and presented by the Spangler Library storytellers!

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.

Spanish Book Club

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

Our Spanish Book Club meets on the fourth Thursday. All are welcome who wish to enrich their knowledge of the Spanish Language by reading and sharing ideas.

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Preschool Storytime: Just for Me

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

Provide your preschooler with an opportunity to hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader in this storytime developed for children ages 3-5, without a pa

North Carolina Science Festival: All About Bee-Keeping

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Davidson College Bee-Keeper Mike Goode will discuss the many aspects of bee-keeping and answer your questions. Free refreshments.

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.

Beginner's Crochet Class

2:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

To learn how to do basic crochet stitches.How to start and end project.

Learn, Connect, Play: Debate

Participate in cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking 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.

Job Search Tutors (Teens): 1-on-1 Support Session

Teens can sign up for a 50-minute individual session with a teen services staff member to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter and applying for jobs.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Grab your friends and come play on the X-Box 360 and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

North Carolina Science Festival: Rookie Science Block Party

4:00pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. We will provide the LEGOs, you provide your imagination and innovation.

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.

Finding Your Center--of Gravity

4:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Could you balance a large popsicle stick on a chopstick? You'll find out in this program and learn a few things about the center of gravity.

Research: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research a topic for school but don’t know where to begin? Call 704-416-6600, option 4 to sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a Reference Librarian.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Tutoring for Teens: Math & Science

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first-come first-serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 3:45 on the day of tutoring.

Teen Trivia!

Join us in The Loft and test your knowledge on a variety of topics in this game show style trivia activity!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Davidson

Children in rising-K - 5th grades can increase reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen library volunteer during a 30-minute one-on-one session.

Silent Book Club

4:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Do you like book clubs but don't want to talk about your books? Do you want to read with people but not actually talk with them?

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.

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.

Research: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research a topic for school but don’t know where to begin? Call 704-416-6600, option 4 to sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a Reference Librarian.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. This program was a part of International Games Day.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.