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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Community Service Project - Love Your Library: Be a Preteen Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Reading Buddies

10:30am at West Boulevard

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.

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Listen & Move Storytime: Save Our Seas (Whales)

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Paws to Read

11:00am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

Community Service Project: Odd Sock

11:00am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Work with the Odd Sock organization to provide socks to needy families.

Musical Petting Zoo

Explore rhythms and rhymes, and make your own music at the Musical Petting Zoo, presented by the Symphony Guild of Charlotte.

The Great American Read

11:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us as we continue exploring The Great American Read with a viewing of this week's episode from PBS' acclaimed series. Discussion will follow!

Community Service Saturday

11:00am at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for our Community Service Saturday, and give back to your community!

Overcoming Stress & Anger

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Guided meditation, and discussions on how to react differently to stressful situations. Presented by Suco, Buddhist nun at Phat Hue Temple in Matthews.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks

11:00am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Culture Blocks embraces and celebrates the cultural life and desires of residents, connects communities to arts and culture activities that speak to their interests and seeks to break down barriers

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

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.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Banned Film Screening: The Kite Runner

12:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Kite Runner, a commonly challenged book. See the story brought to life!

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:30pm 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.

CANCELLED- Reading Buddies

1:00pm 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.

English for Beginners

On Saturdays from September 1 to December 1, come participate in this English class for people with no knowledge of the English language in a supportive group environment.

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.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Learn about business plans, how to develop your business, and SCORE support services.

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art Workshop

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

The Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Rookie Science

2:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Discover a world of science through books, hands-on educational activities and experiments.

The Vulnerable Black Man: 42

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

In 1946, Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford), legendary manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, defies major league baseball's notorious color barrier by signing Jackie Robinson (Chadwick Boseman) to the team.

Story Explorers

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Paws to Read

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