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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Portuguese Conversation Club

12:00pm 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.

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

2 Month Series on Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Registration required.

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.

Terrific Tuesday: Carolina Raptor Center’s Raptors Inspire

Celebrate Summer Break with FREE performances at ImaginOn all summer long! This week's presenter is The Carolina Raptor Center.

Reading Buddies

1:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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

1:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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 Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Get Set for Kindergarten (Ages-must be entering kindergarten in Fall 2018)

2:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Rising kindergartners participate in stories and activities that build pre-reading skills and help prepare children for success in school. Limited to 20 children.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: The Amazing Mr. Archer

Mr. Archer provides a unique storytelling experience through balloon entertainment, making several impressive balloon creations and even doing balloon tricks.

Lego Club

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Celebrate Summer Break with Lego Club! Join us each week through the summer, we'll bring the Lego you bring the imagination! Lego idea books will be on hand and available for checkout.

Summer Break: Outdoor Art (Grades 3-5)

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us for our Summer Break program as we share some stories and paint some of our own masterpieces! Registration begins one week before event, call 704-416-3800 to register. (Grades 3-5)

Satellite Studio Session

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate for Teens

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Excel Basics class. After a brief review, we will discuss formulas, functions, spreadsheet modifications, charts and graphs.

STEM 101 for Teens and Preteens

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

CMLibrary Presents: Carolinas Reptile Rescue

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Learn about reptiles native to North Carolina with Grover Barfield, Chairman of the Carolinas Reptile Rescue and Education Center in Gaston County.

Get Set 4 Kindergarten

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Rising kindergartners participate in stories and activities that build pre-reading skills and help prepare children for success in school.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

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

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Seed-to-Feed

2:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Through the Seed-to-Feed project, students will learn how to grow and prepare fresh food and make healthy food choices. This program is in partnership with the HealthPlex at Johnson C.

Community Service Project for Teens

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for this service project where you can earn community service hours.

Teen Summer Break Program:Community Service Project

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Teens will be making friendship bracelets to encourage others in the community. Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Puppeteers

3:00pm at Steele Creek

Special Events/FestivalsJoin us for a special performance by the Library's Frontline Puppeteers. This 45-minute puppet show is based on stories from children's picture books.

Reading Buddies

3:00pm at Mint Hill

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 Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm 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.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Come play the Wii-U in the Spangler Library. Players can begin signing up to play beginning at 2:45pm. This program is for preteens ages 7-11.

Terrific Tuesday: Carolina Raptor Center’s Raptors Inspire

Celebrate Summer Break with FREE performances at ImaginOn all summer long! This week's presenter is The Carolina Raptor Center.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Mint Hill

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.

Microsoft Publisher for Kids

3:30pm at Technology Training Lab at Morrison Regional

Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher to design signs, flyers, bookmarks, and more! This program is for those who are comfortable with computer basics. Registration limited to kids age 8-12.

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

3:30pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.