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E.g., 12/10/2018
E.g., 12/10/2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For ages birth - 17 months.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Austen-tatious Book Club

12:15pm at Dickson Board Room at Main Library

Join us on the second Monday of each month at 12:30 pm. In December, we will be discussing A Matter of Class by Mary Balogh. This group enjoys books by Austen and other similar authors.

HOLIDAY Listen & Move Storytime

12:15pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Active Reading Workshop: Part 1 of 2

1:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

*CANCELED* Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

2:00pm at Community Room at Steele 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.

Networking with LinkedIn

2:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Learn to leverage the power of LinkedIn to market yourself, build your network, enhance your profile, navigate company pages, and explore LinkedIn's job resources in this workshop led by library st

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

2:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

Homework Study Zone

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Drop by the (Branch) Library for the Study Zone during (time/ day of the week). Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

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

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Homeschool Edition: Pop-Up Cards

3:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Discover a world of science through books, hands-on educational activities and experiments. Learn about the engineering and architecture that goes into making pop-up cards.

BFR Teen Art Club

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Monday-Thursday. Spread out in the TEEN ZONE and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

1-on-1 Teen Research and Study Session

4:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

Teens Ages 12-18: Need to improve your reading skills? Do you need help with college or job applications? Confused about online resources or school assignments?

Active Reading Workshop Part 1

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

4:30pm at Mountain Island

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 K-5 with homework and/or reading practice.

Homework Help

5:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from teen library volunteers for 30 minutes. This is a drop-in program. First come, first served.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

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.

Now Showing: The Spy Who Dumped Me

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Audrey and Morgan are best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.

Gordon C. James, Award Winning Illustrator Visits the Library

5:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come and meet award winning illustrator Gordon C. James. Mr. James will present an inspiring look at how he became an illustrator and demonstrate the art he creates in his books.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Mountain Island Library Writers Group

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the second and fourth Monday evenings of every month.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Mint Hill

Increase your child's reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

College 101: Resources to help pay for college

6:00pm at Mint Hill

This informative program, led by a College Foundation of North Carolina representative, will introduce you to the FAFSA and how you can find resources to help pay for college.

Chinese for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn basic Chinese in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Chinese.