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E.g., 02/21/2019
E.g., 02/21/2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Poetry Book Discussion

6:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

November: "Look" by Solmaz SharifDecember: "Don't Call Us Dead" by Danez SmithJanuary: "Four Reincarnations" by Max RitvoFebruary: "Unaccompanied" by Javier ZamoraMarch: "The Animal Too Big To Kil

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

Students in grades 6-12 can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 45-minute session. Tutoring available in math subjects up to Pre-calculus.

Community Service Project Night

6:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills.

ESL Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tutoring appointments are 30 minutes in length.

Job Seeking: Plant Partners Job Fair

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Meet with an employer to interview for potential seasonal job opportunities in the plant nursery industry.

Canva for Business

6:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Learn how to use Canva to create magical marketing materials for your small business!

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

6:00pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

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

ESL Class for Adults

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Eight-part series, on Thursdays (Jan 10 - Feb 28). Please join us to practice speaking, listening, reading and writing English in a supportive and engaging class. All levels welcome!

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Family Storytime

6:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

The Book Club Crawl

6:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us as we explore local venues and discuss great books. We will keep the conversation light and fun with humor and a social atmosphere. We typically meet the third Thursday of each month.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Community Learning Time

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.

Black History Month: Color of Law Book Discussion

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We will discuss the book Color of Law by Richard Rothstein and explore historical segregation policies that have a lasting effect today.

Build a Professional Portfolio

10:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Whether you are a career professional or just entering the workforce, having a portfolio can be essential.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Little Achievers, an Adaptive Experience

10:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Participate in educational and therapeutic activities for children with special needs with Little Achievers, a sub group of the Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte.

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.

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A storytime in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

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.

We Love Our Seniors - Library Tour and Resource Sharing

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Come learn about all of the resources we have to offer, upcoming programs just for seniors, and receive a guided tour of the library, all while mingling with your neighbors and fellow residents.

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Alive

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

Join us for the finale event of our LATIBAH Collard Greens Exhibit of the Middle Passage.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

spacer Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

(All day) at West Boulevard

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

Homework Help

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help in math or reading from teen tutor volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. Call 704-416-6600, option 4 to register.

College 101: SAT Practice Exam with The Princeton Review

Kick off your SAT prep with a free SAT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.

College 101: SAT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

9:00am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Kick off your SAT prep with a free SAT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.