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

Saturday, April 28, 2018

NC Science Festival: Little Scientists - A Storytime in 2 Languages

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Engage your child with science themed stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

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

Family Storytime

10:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Love Your Library: Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

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

CPCC Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda Ingles con Crossroads Cafe

10:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

20s - 30s Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Are you in your 20's or 30's and looking to join a book club? Come to the Plaza Midwood International Authors Book Club, as we tour the world through literature.

Weekend Mystery Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke. Led by a volunteer. New members welcome!

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading to a certified therapy dog.

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

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

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

Sign up for a 50 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 help developing/editing y

Paws to Read

11:00am at Steele Creek

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

Día 2018: Dancing Stories with April Turner

11:00am at Spangler S & S at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Enjoy this highly energetic performance of dance, stories and songs from Gambia, Guinea, and Nigeria as part of the library's month-long celebration of Día.

Dia 2018 Dia on Tour

Join the finale of "Día on Tour." Throughout the month of April, children and families are invited to visit all our branches and experience programs from Brazil, Jamaica, India, China, Germany and

Listen & Move Storytime

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

Children ages 5-11 can boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a certified therapy dog during a 20-minute session. For ages 5-11.

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

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

ASC Culture Blocks: Mr. Popper's Penguins

11:30am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Mr. Popper spends his time daydreaming of adventures in far-off lands while Mrs. Popper scrimps and saves to put beans on the table.

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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (1:30PM-2:30PM) on Saturday afternoons.

Story Explorers

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

NC Science Festival: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

2:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Join us for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story where Rogue One follows a group of rebels planning to steal Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon.

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.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Satellite Studio Session

2:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

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

NC Science Festival: Kitchen Chemistry: Ice Cream

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

We all know how awesome ice cream is.

Family Storytime

2:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road 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.