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Saturday, February 24, 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.

Community Link Free Tax Preparation

9:00am at Community Room B at Sugar Creek

If your household income in 2017 was less than $54,000 you could qualify to have your tax return prepared and submitted through the IRS’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.

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

School Age Tutoring

Come and get help with elementary-level math or reading homework from a trained Teen Tutor. Call weekly to register M-Sat for Saturday's session. Walk-ins are welcome if available!

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Reading Buddies

9:30am 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.

Family Storytime

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.

Resume Review: 1-on-1 Support Session

9:30am at Computer Lab at University City Regional

Sign up for a 1 hour, individual session with an HR professional to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter.

Small Buisness Concierge Program

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

A small business expert with Mecklenburg County will be available to help you get information on almost every aspect or running or starting a small business, on a one-on-one, walk-in basis--for fre

Internet Basics

10:00am at Sugar Creek

Learn how to access, navigate, and print websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online.

Free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

10:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) for households with incomes in 2017 less than $54,000. Saturday walk-in.

Community Service Saturday

10:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills.

Service Saturday: Odd Sock Sort

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for our monthly Community Service Saturday, and give back to your community!

Resume One-on-One

10:00am at Main Library

Sign up to receive individual help updating or focusing your resume for your job search. If you do not have a current resume, bring employment history to create one.

Adult Writing Group

10:00am at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Serious writers of all skill levels and genres are invited to share their work. Bring 1-3 pages of something you’re writing.

English Literacy for Adults

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

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

Active Reading Workshop Part 1

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

Reading Buddies

10:00am 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.

Technology Tutor

10:00am 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.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Love Your Library: Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Love Your Library: Volunteer! Orientation

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

CPCC Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda Ingles con Crossroads Cafe

10:30am at Cornelius

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Children's Area at Mint Hill

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

20s - 30s Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Are you in your 20's or 30's and looking to join a book club? Come to the Plaza Midwood International Authors Book Club, as we tour the world through literature.

Weekend Mystery Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of Camino Island by John Grisham. Led by a volunteer. New members welcome!

Guiding Parents to Services (GPS) Workshop

A free workshop for families of young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders hosted by Smart Start of Charlotte.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

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

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.