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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Community Service Project: 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.

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.

Story Explorers: Masks

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Join us and use your artist flare to create your own mask masterpiece.

Reading Buddies

1:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Adult Sensory Story Time

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

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities

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.

Internet Basics

2:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Learn how to access, navigate, and print from websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online. Some mouse and keyboard experience required.

Teen Summer Break: Canvas Art

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art.

Now Showing: Black Panther

2:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

A superhero known as Black Panther defends Wakanda, a technologically advanced country in Africa that has hidden itself away from the rest of the world.

Afternoon Adventures: Kids Karaoke

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Practice reading in a fun way and join us for a special Summer Break program, Afternoon Adventures: Kids Karaoke!

Teen Art Club: Sugar Scrubs

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Register now call (704) 416-4000. Teen Art Club: Get creative and make your own rainbow layered sugar scrub. Call now to register! Spaces are limited.

Technology Tutoring

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

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?

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Discovery Place- Electrifying Action

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

Conduct hair-raising experiments with the Van de Graff generator. Learn how electrically charged objects push and pull without touching.

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.

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 or Internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Computer Basics: Typing

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Come and learn typing skills with free websites like GCFLearnFree.org and Typing.com.

Teen Trivia: Music

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics with a self-paced trivia activity.

From Page to Screen: Wonder

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade.

Independence Regional Library Teen Anime Club

Watch and participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Fiddle Stix

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for our summer break program, presented by Fiddle Stix. Children will be mesmerized as they watch a series of experiments that explore the wonders of dry ice.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Discovery Place- Electrifying Action

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

Conduct hair-raising experiments with the Van de Graff generator. Learn how electrically charged objects push and pull without touching.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

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

Come play the Wii-U in the Spangler Library. Players can begin signing up to play beginning at 2:45pm. This program is for preteens ages 7-11.

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 or Internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

CMLibrary Presents: Parks and Rec: Tremendous Trees

3:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Learn and explore Tremendous Trees with Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

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.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

4:00pm at Community Room 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

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

If you are between the ages of 5-11 increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-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 h