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Saturday, August 18, 2018

Reading Buddies

1:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Teen Geek Club

2:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Join us every third Saturday to discuss and showcase teen fandom of pop culture (television shows, movies, books, gaming and podcasts) and enjoy snacks and fun geek activities.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Stranger Things Film Series: Gremlins

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us for our Stranger Things film series, which will focus on the films that inspired the Duffer Brothers to create Stranger Things. The eighth movie in the series will be Gremlins.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

THE LAST DETAIL (1973)

2:00pm at The Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Director: Hal AshbyStarring Jack Nicholson, Otis Young, Randy Quaid, Clifton James, Carol Kane105 minutes; Color; Rated R

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: the Carolina Organizers

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join the Carolina Organizers to get organized in 2018!

Reading Buddies

2:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

STEM 101: Rainbow in a Jar

2:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. This month we will be experimenting with the different densities of liquid.

The Vulnerable Black Man: Moonlight

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Teen Ventures: So you want to be a writer

2:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Do you aspire to be a writer? Join us for a discussion of getting started and where you can get your work published and plot types. Registration Required.

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.

Family Storytime

Bring your 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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2:30PM-3:30PM) on Saturday afternoons.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Children's Writing Group

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process. Grades K-5. Registration required.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Sunday, August 19, 2018

eBooks 1-on-1 Tutorial

(All day) at Myers Park

Interested in eBooks? Book an appointment for a 30 minute session to learn how to access our digital libraries with your iPad, Android device, Kindle or Nook.

Monday, August 20, 2018

eBooks 1-on-1 Tutorial

(All day) at Myers Park

Interested in eBooks? Book an appointment for a 30 minute session to learn how to access our digital libraries with your iPad, Android device, Kindle or Nook.

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Family Storytime: 0-2 years

9:30am 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.

Excel Basics

Learn the Excel ribbons and tabs as well as how to use spreadsheets.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center

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.