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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Future of News - Week 2: Our Media Ecosystem

5:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

This Week: News and information circulates, and how it circulates affects everyone in a city.

Preteen Scene:

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

From Page to Screen: First Man

5:45pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

College 101: Resources to Help Pay for College

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

This informative program, led by a College Foundation of North Carolina representative, will introduce you to the FAFSA and how you can find resources to help pay for college.

CANCELLED - College 101: Building Your Best Application

6:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

It is never too early to start planning!  Learn what you need to know now, so you can navigate high school and plan for your future to build your best college application.  Learn about the applicat

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.

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.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades K-12, come to receive free homework help from Sugar Creek volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in session.

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join members of our Teen Advisory Council as they host a Chess Club. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. No registration required.

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

Learn basic Arabic in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Arabic.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades (K-12) come receive free homework help from trained Hands On Charlotte volunteers in a 1 on 1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in Session.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

English Conversation Club

6:30pm at Mountain Island

Improve your pronunciation and increase your confidence as you practice speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment with different discussion topics every week. All levels welcome!

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Baby Storytime

9:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

9:30am at Community Room at South County Regional

This workshop is for parents/caregivers of children ages 2-5 and their children. Registration is required. This is a 2-part series and participants will benefit from attending each session.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Toddler Storytime

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Toddler Storytime

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

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Preschool Storytime

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.

Book Ends Book Club

10:00am at Community Room at Morrison Regional

This week we'll be discussing the novel Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver.

ASC Culture Blocks: Permanent Art

10:00am at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Join us as we create a permanent panel installation for our library.

Lifelong Learners Book Club

The Lifelong Learners Book Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. to discuss recent non-fiction of general interest.

Toddler Storytime (ages 18-35 months)

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Toddlers will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. [This program is for 18-35 month olds.]

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.