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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

English Literacy for Adults

2 Month Series on Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment.

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish!

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Learn, Connect, Play: Pokemon Scavenger Hunt

Participate in cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Satellite Studio

3:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

Afternoon Adventures

3:30pm at Sugar Creek

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

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

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.

WBL Art Club: Blackout Poetry

4:00pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

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 to enhance the library.

Hot Dogs & Haikus

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for a hot dog during this spring version of our Poetry & Pancakes program.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

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

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in grades K-5 with homework or reading practice. Please call 704.416.6400 to register.

Tutoring for Teens: Math 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.

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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics

5:30pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Create, edit and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Homework Study Zone

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Drop by the Cornelius Library for the Study Zone. Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring.

Interview Strategies: The Confidence Factor, Part 2

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn about behavioral-based interviews in this 2-part series.

Homework Study Zone

6:00pm at Community Room at North County Regional

Drop by the North County Regional Library for the Study Zone and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Financial Literacy: Understanding the Road to Home Ownership

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn how to shop and apply for a home loan, where to find home-buyer assistance programs and understand the closing costs and related costs associated with purchasing a home.

Reading Buddies

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

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

6:30pm 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

6:30pm 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.