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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Hands-On Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades (K-12) come receive free homework help from trained Hands On Charlotte volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting.

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

6:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Active Reading Workshop

6:00pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC's of Active Reading one on one with your child.

CANCELLED - "Read and Chat" Fiction Book Club

Join us on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:30. In February we will discuss Beach Music by Pat Conroy. Copies may be available at the branch. New members welcome!

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 West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, 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 Bay Window 2 – Children’s Floor at North County Regional

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

Explore History: Color & Character - History of West Charlotte High School

6:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Segregation, Desegregation, and Resegregation at West Charlotte High School - What Was Lost, What Was Gained, What Was Saved¬?

Reading Buddies

7:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Scavenger Hunt--February

(All day) at Myers Park

Visit the Myers Park Library to complete a fun literacy scavenger hunt inspired by the month of February. Explore the library to locate images of February events.

Indoor Walkers

9:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Ready to get healthy? Tired of putting off the exercise? Come do a 30 minute indoor walk with the Library!

African American Athlete Scavenger Hunt

9:00am at Sugar Creek

Seek and Find all 26 African American Athletes. Participate individually or as a team. Learn, discover and increase your knowledge in past or present African American Athletes

Nonprofit Resource Fair

9:00am at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Nonprofit Resource Fair and Changemaker meets Grantmaker panel discussion.

Tiny Tots Storytime:

9:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

AGES 18 to 23 MONTHS (younger toddlers). Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

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

Toddler Storytime

9:30am 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.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

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.

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.

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (10AM-11AM) on Thursday mornings.

Library e-Books: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Training Lab at South County Regional

Book an individual one hour training session on borrowing e-Books for your e-Reader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Come join this creative writing group. It is open to all adults, including beginners, who enjoy writing. Explore writing together in a quiet and comfortable setting. Pens and paper provided.

Two Time Storytime:

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

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 Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers. Ages 3+

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.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

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.