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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

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

Teen Anime Club

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Reading Buddies

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

On the Shelf Teen Book Club:

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

A book club for teens in grades 6-12. The club meets monthly at 6:00 pm for book discussions, games, and activities.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Listen and Move

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family Storytime

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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

10:15am 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.

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

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.

Community Service Project: Love Your Library Be a Preteen Volunteer! Orientation

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Interested in becoming a Preteen Volunteer? Attend this orientation to learn the ins and outs of becoming a volunteer at the library. To register call: 704-416-6400. Space is limited.

Plaza Midwood Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Listen & Move Storytime

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

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.

Homework Help

11:00am at Hickory Grove

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help in math or science from high school student volunteers in a group setting. Registration is not required.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Reading Buddies

12:00pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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

12:30pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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.

English Literacy for Adults

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

STEAM 101: Digital Photography

2:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join us as we explore different styles of digital photography and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Chess Club for Adults

3:00pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. Learn chess openings and strategies.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Two Time Storytime (aged 2)

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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Preschool Storytime

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

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.

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

11:15am at Community Room at South County 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.

Careers Lunch and Learn

12:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

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Toastmasters Club

12:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

This club allows you to work on your public speaking skills in a supportive setting. Prepare and deliver a speech and receive immediate feedback from your peers. New members welcome.

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 January, we will be discussing Longbourn by Jo Baker. This group enjoys books by Austen and other similar authors. New members welcome!