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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Learn, Connect, Play: Black History Gaming

Grab your friends and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. This months gaming will be centered around African American History.

Homework Study Zone

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Drop by the Matthews Branch Library for the Study Zone. Spread out, ,get some school work done, and study for tests.

I Can: Learn a Career

3:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Interested in learning about different careers? Join us at the Beatties Ford Road Regional Library as we explore a new career each month and discover how to get into the field.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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.

Sugar Creek Library Art Club

3:30pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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.

LEGO Block Party

3:30pm at Community Room at North County Regional

Join us for an afternoon of LEGO fun! Learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while using Lego building blocks.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Job Seeking: Interview Basics

Learn how to make a great first impression in an interview in this workshop about the different types of interviews you might encounter, how to create a narrative resume, and techniques for post-in

Collards & Culture: LATIBAH Collard Green Museum

4:00pm at Hickory Grove

The Hickory Grove Library is honored to host the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum exhibit during African American month.

South County Teen Advisory Council

4:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Looking for community service hours? Experience to put on a job or college application? Want to get involved with the library and meet new friends? Come to Teen Advisory Council.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-session.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-session.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Davidson Kids Book Club

4:30pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

For kids in grades 2nd-4th. Join us for a fun discussion of Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo. Books are available at the branch. Refreshments will be served.

Homework Help

4:30pm at Bay Window 1 – Children’s Floor at North County Regional

If you are between the ages of 5 and 11, come receive free homework help from Teen volunteers in a 1-on-1 setting.

Tutoring for Teens: Math and Science 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

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.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Games

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Grab your friends and come play the game of the week on our gaming devices and have some fun while developing critical thinking and teamwork skills.

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

English Conversation Club

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment.

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club-Cancelled

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us every Wednesday at 5 pm. We will be reading and discussing books. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Active Reading Workshop

5:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

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

5:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-session.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

5:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn about business plans, developing your business, & SCORE support services.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-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

5:30pm 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.