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E.g., 08/15/2018
E.g., 08/15/2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Family Storytime

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Preschool Listen & Move Storytime

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

11:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, library resources, and online applications.

Preschool Storytime: Listen and Move

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Creating with Books

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.

Stories in 2 Languages: English & Spanish

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

Family Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

Preschool Storytime:

11:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Engage your preschooler with books and activities that encourage language and pre-reading skills. Hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader.

Technology Tutor

12:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email and online applications. Sessions are 30 minutes.

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

Afternoon Adventures

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

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?

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.