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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Wellness Weekdays: Chair Yoga

1:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Take a Weekday Wellness break and participate in a modified, gentle form of yoga that can help improve strength, flexibility and mind focus.

Career Development Intensive

1:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one-hour career coaching, mock interviewing, or resume coaching session.

Reading Buddies

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. Registration required.

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.

CMLibrary Presents: Charlotte Hornets Book Bus

1:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for a special performance of Hugo's All-Star Reader show, and a visit from the Hornets Book Bus. Participants will be able to board the bus and choose a free book to take home.

Health Education:

1:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Join our presenter to learn and explore Health Education topics and take away resources that can help you stay informed.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Books Start Art: Wordless Picture Books

Learn more about the work of celebrated and award-winning wordless children’s book illustrators like David Wiesner, Bill Thomson, Chris Raschka, Molly Idle, and Aaron Becker.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Parks and Rec (Woodland Wildlife)

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Come learn about woodland wildlife with Parks and Recreation!

Listen & Move Storytime

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

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.

Teens Third Thursdays: Game Code

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Do you love computer games or game apps? Join us to learn how to write the code to create your own.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Wacky Weird Science

Watch science come alive with TK the Chemist as he leads students in weird, wacky, and unusual experiments. Space is limited to the first 25 arrivals. Registration is not needed for individuals.

Book Talks: Graphic Novels (Teens)

2:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Looking for a great graphic novel to read? Learn about new and classic titles and authors, as well as online resources to help you discover more fantastic reads.

Satellite Studio Session

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

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

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.

From Page to Screen: Thor Ragnarok

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Thor: Ragnarok. See the story brought to life! This movie is rated PG13.

Now Showing: Cars 3

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of Cars 3. Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world. This movie is rated G.

Career Development Intensive

2:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one-hour career coaching, mock interviewing, or resume coaching session.

CMLibrary Presents: Games with JumpBunch

2:00pm at Mountain Island

Learn teamwork and critical thinking skills through a variety of games and fitness activities in a fun, engaging, and noncompetitive environment with staff from JumpBump, Sports and Fitness for Kid

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

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

Afternoon Adventures

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities.

Matthews Yarncrafters

2:15pm at Community Room at Matthews

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build skills. Join the Matthews Yarncrafters as we create handmade items for various local nonprofits.

Learn, Connect, Play: WWE

Put your teamwork and competition skills into practice by participating in our tournaments.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

2:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Parks & Rec: Snakes

3:00pm at Steele Creek

Join staff from Latta Park in a fact filled and fun program about snakes. Live snakes will be present.

Teen Summer Break: Cosplay Club!

3:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

To all budding teen cosplayers, join us for our cosplay club as we make superhero capes. Also, bring your current cosplays to show off and learn new techniques.

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.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

Satellite Studio Session

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

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 library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.