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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

"12:15 @ Main" presents: The Peace Corps Rules!

12:15pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Teawan Gausi, Peace Corps volunteer in Guatemala, will provide an overview of the Peace Corps, its history and current goals. She will also discuss the culture of Guatemala.

English Literacy for Adults

On Wednesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

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.

Adult Sensory Story Time

1:30pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Internet Floor at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

Calligraphy Workshop

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Join us for a water brush Chinese calligraphy workshop, co-sponsored by the University City Regional Library and the Confucius Institute at UNC Charlotte.

English Literacy for Adults

On Wednesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Now Showing

Join us for a special movie event. 

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Homework Study Zone

3:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Drop by the Matthews Branch Library for the Study Zone. Spread out, ,get some school work done, and study for tests.

Creative Journaling

3:30pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

Learn about writing and self-expression by journaling with words, photos, collages, and other art forms.

CANCELLED: Rookie Science

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Join us in May as art, math and science collide with an exploration of the works of M.C. Escher.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

4:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

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

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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-1 session.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.

Book Start Art

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Learn more about the children's book illustrator, (name of illustrator), and extend your learning through an art activity using the illustrator's technique.

Social Issues: Positive Affirmations

Take a minute from your busy schedule to create positive sayings you can keep with you wherever you go. We'll decorate stones and all materials will be provided.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

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-1 session

Davidson Kids Book Club

4:30pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Calling all kids in 3rd grade and up! Join us for a fun discussion of Guardians of the Gryphon's Claw by Todd Gallicano. The author will be making a special appearance!

Beyond the Book / Mas Allá del Libro

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Experience reading in a different way! Explore different genres through this reading discussion group. Engage with other kids in grades 3-5 to develop reading comprehension and writing skills.

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us every Wednesday at 5 pm. We will be reading and discussing books. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

CANCELLED -- Tutoring for Teens: Math and Science Only

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.