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E.g., 02/19/2018
E.g., 02/19/2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Tiny Tots Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at North County Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. Audience: Walkers up to 23 months. Registration required.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Knitting Pattern Reading for Beginners

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Want to learn how to read knitting patterns? Our speaker will teach selection of patterns, sizes, yarn, and needles.

School Break Special

1:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

School is out, so come to the library for a fun school-age program. This interactive session will connect you with literature through engaging activities.

Hickory Grove Senior Readers

1:00pm at Hickory Grove

Join us on the 3rd Monday of each month at 1:00 pm. In February, we will be discussing Just Kids by Patti Smith. Copies may be available at the branch. New members welcome!

CML Presents: "Polly"

1:30pm at Community Room at North County Regional

Come watch the movie "Polly", the musical adaptation of the book "Pollyanna" set in the 1950's in which an orphan tries to use gladness to unite the people in a small southern town.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

1:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

Modern Family Classic series: Cool Runnings

2:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

While CMS is having a teacher workday, why not join us for the new classic by Disney: Cool Runnings!

Microsoft Word 2013 Basics

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Create, edit and save a document in Microsoft Word. This class is for people with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience.

Yoga Stretch

2:00pm at Meeting Room B at Morrison Regional

Bring your mat and take a break! This is a gentle floor stretch class lasting 20-25 minutes.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

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.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

2:00pm 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.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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

Family Storytime at International House

3:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us at International House to enjoy stories, songs and activities that support early literacy development.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Tutoring for Teens: Math & Science

Mondays 4PM-6PM (Beginning January 22) Independence Regional library now offers Teen Homework Help for the spring semester (Jan 22 - May 21) for 6th - 12th Grade.

Collards & Culture: LATIBAH Collard Green Museum

4:00pm at Hickory Grove

The Hickory Grove Library is honored to host the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum exhibit during African American month.

Reading Buddies (1st to 3rd grade)

4:00pm at Cornelius

If you are in grades 1-3rd, increase your reading confidence, fluency, & comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30 minute 1-on-1 session.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Drop by the Mountain Island Branch Library for the Study Zone. Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Preteen Book Club

4:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for our Preteen Book Club where we will be discussing our chosen book for the month. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Teen Research Session 1-on-1

4:00pm at Study Room B at Hickory Grove

Teens Ages 12-18: Need to improve your reading skills? Do you need help with college or job applications? Confused about online resources or school assignments?

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-session.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Tutoring for Teens: Math

Mondays 4:30PM-6:30PM (Beginning January 22) Independence Regional library now offers Teen Homework Help for the spring semester (Jan 22 - May 21) for 6th - 12th Grade.

Reading Comprehension Strategies Workshop

4:30pm at Hickory Grove

This interactive workshop will teach parents and caregivers of children in K-5th grade, seven different strategies that they can use at home to support their children’s reading. 

Reading Buddies

5:00pm 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.

Now Showing: All Eyez on Me

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur. This movie is rated R.

Homework Help

5:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Mountain Island Library VolunTeen in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

STEM 101: Stress Relievers

5:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Is school stressing you out? Are you in need of some tips on how to reduce your stress? Come join us as we show you how to make your very own stress ball and calming jar!