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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Learn Connect Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

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

Learn Connect Play: Pokémon Hour

5:00pm at Mountain Island

Bring your best Pokémon cards and go head-to-head with other players! Decks will be provided for those who need cards to play with. This event is for all ages. Registration encouraged!

Notable Novels Teen Book Club

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Need help with literature? Having trouble analyzing texts? Then this is the club for you. Learn to think critically and have fun at the same time!

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

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

NC Science Festival: Beginners Guide to Homebrewing

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Ever wanted to know what goes into the precious liquid gold we call beer? Noticing the word “Craft Beer” around your city, but have no idea what it is about.

Getting a Job 101: Resume Basics for High School Students

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Learn about the components of interviewing, including how to fill out job applications, write a resume or cover letter, and basic interview skills offered in a three part series.

Stories in Two Languages

6:00pm at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Lego Club: Blocks and Books

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Explore engineering through stories, hands-on educational activities, and manipulatives. Bring your imagination. LEGO blocks are provided.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

6:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment. No lectures just conversation.

**Cancelled** Money Smart Week: Steps to Financial Freedom

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Matthews

Join a representative from Sharonview Credit Union to learn practical steps to financial freedom.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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

6:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

College 101: The Blueprint: Surviving College

6:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Learn from undergraduate, graduate, and professional panelists on how to take advantage of resources available to make the most of your college experience.

Reading Buddies

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

Paws to Read: Bhodi

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

Teens and Money

6:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Prepare for your lifelong relationship with money. Join a Regions Financial Relationship Consultant to learn how to earn, save, invest and use credit wisely.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5 and 11, come receive free homework help from a Teen volunteer in a 1-on-1 setting.

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 ESL Support Session

6:00pm at Matthews

If you need help learning English, visit Matthews Library or call 704-416-5021 to sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a friendly volunteer.

Paws to Read: Bhodi

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

Pajama Storytime

6:30pm 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.

Family Storytime

6:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

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

Paws to Read: Bhodi

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

Paws to Read: Bhodi

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

Friday, April 27, 2018

NC Science Festival: Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Plaza Midwood

Kelvin the Robot will be playing hide and seek in the Children's Area through-out the month of April. Once you find all of his hiding places stop by the desk to claim your prize!

NC Science Festival: Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Steele Creek

Kelvin the Robot will be playing hide and seek in the Children's Area through-out the month of April. Once you find all of his hiding places stop by the desk to claim your prize!

National Audubon Society's 2017 Photography Winners

View eleven winning images from the National Audubon Society’s 2017 photography contest.

English Literacy for Adults

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