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

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

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.

Community Learning Time

11:00am at Community Room at South County 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.

Job Fair at University City Regional Library

11:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Meet several area employers to discuss job openings with their company. Please dress professionally and bring resumes.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Training Lab at South County Regional

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

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!

Adult Sensory Story Time Program

12:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Bringing the Outdoors In

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Master Gardener Sandy Fussell will discuss many plant materials (not just evergreens!) that lend themselves to holiday arrangements.

Homeschool Rally Jr. Special Edition: Denali National Park

Denali National Park and Preserve hosts the tallest mountain in North America. It can be hard to get here, but you can bring Denali into your homeschool classroom instead!

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.

Tech Tutor: 1-on-1 Support

1:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Sign up for a session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, job searching or applications.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

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.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate

2:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

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.

Homeschool Book Club

2:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

This month we will be discussing The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson.

Poetry & Pancakes

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for some pancakes!

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Internet Floor at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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.

Developing Bedtime Routines

3:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

A Triple P Seminar is a great way to find out the basics of positive parenting. It's packed with simple ideas to make raising kids easier. Today's topic will be all about tips for bedtime.

Kitchen Chemistry

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Come in to learn how to make an afternoon snack! Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

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.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mountain Island

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

4:30pm at Mountain Island

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.

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

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