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

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Connections that Count Spanish Storytime / Conexiones que cuentan

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Spanish-language storytime. Children enjoy favorite stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skills.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele 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.

Steele Creek Readers Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian. Led by a staff member. New members welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

Technology Tutoring

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

Apply Now 101

11:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Get individual help to create a resume, search and apply for jobs online.

Stories in 2 Languages: Fiesta de Navidad

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.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader 1-on-1 Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

HOLIDAY Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

11:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Bring your Baby(ages birth to 17 months) 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

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Storytime Room at University City 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.

Tiny Tots Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. [This program is for 18-23 month olds.]

Portuguese Conversation Club

11:30am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

Preschool Storytime: Listen and Move

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Books & Banter Book Club

12:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Tuesday of the month at 12:30pm. This month we will discuss Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. Copies of the book will be available for checkout.

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.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill Parish will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

*CANCELED* Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 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.

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.

Homeschool Tuesday: Coding with HTML and CSS

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by library staff. The class will cover content used in web sites that teach step-by-step coding instruction.

Getting a Job 101

This series, presented by staff, will teach you how to create a resume, search and apply for jobs, and prepare for a job interview.

Homework Study Zone

3:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Drop by the library for the Study Zone on Tuesday afternoons. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Reading Buddies

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

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.