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E.g., 08/16/2018
E.g., 08/16/2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

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.

Health Education Program: Backpack Safety

1:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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

Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens

1:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for adults and teens with disabilities and their caregivers.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Adult Sensory Story Time

1:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities

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.

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: Salsa

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Do you like it hot or mild? Come to learn about what makes it hot and how to tame the heat if you get too much. Registration Required.

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.

Cancelled - Now Showing: The Land Before Time Journey of the Brave

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

This program has been cancelled. Join us for a special showing of The Land Before Time Journey of the Brave! Experience an adventurous journey with Littlefoot and friends.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

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

Medicare Educational Workshop

2:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Hosted by Carolina Medicare 101, this 50-minute presentation covers any questions you may have, including: How does Medicare work? How do I figure out which plans my doctor accepts?

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.

Back to School Kickoff

Join us at ImaginOn as we kick off our Back to School kickoff program for readers ages 10-18.

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.

Paws to Read

4:15pm 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.

Paws to Read

4:30pm 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.

Paws to Read

4:45pm 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.

Paws to Read

5:00pm 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.

Amigos de Lectura Español

¿Quiere usted aumentar las habilidades de su niño de lectura en la comprensión y fluidez?

Art Club: Thrift Shop Style

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Learn the art of upcycling! Turn an oversized sweater into a stylish cardigan, an old T-shirt into a cool headband, and more.

Children's Art Club

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art.

Paws to Read

5:15pm 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.

North County Regional Wordsmiths

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, meet other local amateur writers, and exchange ideas.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

5:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

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

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.

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

5:30pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (12-18)