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E.g., 07/21/2018
E.g., 07/21/2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

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.

Creating with Books

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. For ages 3-5.

Preschool Storytime

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

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!

History and Historical Fiction Book Club

12:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

In September we will meet and discuss book by Author. Snacks and drinks provided. New members welcome!

Murder by the Book

This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month and discusses mystery novels. July's selection is CLOSE TO HOME by Cara Hunter.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Adult Sensory Story Time

1:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.Specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities

Story Explorers: Mazes

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Join us as we create mazes with twist and turns.

The Lego Challenge

1:30pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join us for our Lego Challenge and learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while developing problem solving and innovating thinking skills.

Technology Tutoring

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

Art Club: Plastic Bag Printmaking

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Parks & Rec Woodland Wildlife

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Learn about woodland wildlife and explore nature with Parks and Recreation. Registration required.

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.

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

2:00pm 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.

ABC's to Active Shooter Response Training

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

The ABC'S to Active Shooter Response training is a FREE 2-hour course designed to provide and empower individuals with the survival skills to stay alive until law enforcement arrives, and ultimatel

Learn, Connect, Play: Retro Video Gaming

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Have fun exploring old technology and classic games from the 1970s-2000s while developing literacy, critical thinking, and teamwork skills.

Teen Summer Break: Kitchen Chemistry

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry. Come and enjoy a summer snack!

Afternoon Adventures: Trivia for Kids with Kahoot!

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

Join us for Kid’s Trivia with Kahoot! Test your knowledge of books, entertainment and more! Participants are encouraged to bring a mobile device to play along!

Now Showing for Teens: Black Panther

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Now Showing for Teens. Relax, bring friends and eat popcorn as you watch the movie "Black Panther" at Davidson Public Library. Movie is rated PG 13.

Teen Trivia: Gaming

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics with a self-paced trivia activity.

Technology Tutors 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Community Room A at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60 minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Independence Regional Library Teen Art Club

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Fossil Dig

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us as we dig deep into the past and uncover creatures from long ago in this hands-on program. This program is for grades rising 1st to 5th and limited to 20 children.

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.

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

3:00pm 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.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: The Amazing Mr. Archer

3:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Mr. Archer provides a unique storytelling experience through balloon entertainment. His motto is “If you can visualize it, I can balloon-atize it.” In this presentation, Mr.