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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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.

Stories in 2 Languages

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

Family Storytime

11:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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.

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

Books & Banter Book Club

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00pm. This month we will discuss The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash. Copies of the book will be available for checkout.

Community Service Project: Project Linus

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for Project Linus as we create blankets for children in need.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club (Cosplay)

4:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Conversaciones en Ingles (English conversation for foreign language speakers)

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

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

Internet Basics

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Writer's Workshop: Guerilla Poets Art & Poetry

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

In honor of National Poetry Month, learn how to express yourself and be uplifted through the arts involving poetry, music and artwork. Learn how to write poetry, play music and create art.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-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 h

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

English Literacy for Adults

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

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

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-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 h

Main Pages Book Club

5:30pm at Dalton Room at Main Library

Enjoy reading books of all genres? Are you a bibliophile looking for others in the Uptown area? Join us at 5:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of every month for lively book discussions and fun!

Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Anime Club

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

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join us for a special showing of an anime episode.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks for Adults

10:30am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Description: Culture Blocks embraces and celebrates the cultural life and desires of residents, connects communities to arts and culture activities that speak to their interests and seeks to break

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Knit, Chat & Read Community Group

1:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join us at the library to make new friends and share conversation while improving your knitting skills, getting help on a project, and creating handmade items for charities or personal use.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

College and Career Connection Drop-In

Teens can drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a staff member to get assistance with college or career applications and information.

Open Mic Night

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Can you rock your talent? If you have a talent you want your community to see, this is the event for you! Open Mic is open to any and everyone who has a talent they wish to share.

Evening Edition Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss The Last Ballad by Wiley Cash. Copies of the book will be available for checkout.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Book Club Express

12:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the second Friday of each month at noon as we gather to enjoy lunch and a delightful short story!

Saturday, April 13, 2019

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-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 h

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn about business plans, how to develop your business, & SCORE support services.

"Read Like a Star" Book Club

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

Join us on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 10:00am.

Community Service Saturday

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us as we create items for the library or local community organizations.