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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Small Business Concierge

5:30pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Need help navigating Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina Business Resources?

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Thrilling Thursday

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn new skills and explore new topics with our special presenters and guests.

Getting a Job 101: Interview Basics for High School Students

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Learn about the components of interviewing, including how to fill out job applications, write a resume or cover letter, and basic interview skills offered in a three part series.

Adaptive Experience for Children: Sensory Storytime

6:00pm at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for youth with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilit

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

6:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

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

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Matthews

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

6:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

CANCELLED: College 101: The Blueprint: Surviving College

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

This event has been cancelled.Learn from undergraduate, graduate, and professional panelists on how to take advantage of resources available to make the most of your college experience.

Job Seeking: Networking Basics

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn how to network more effectively in the job search process in this workshop led by Reginald Johnson.

Reading Comprehension Strategies Workshop

6:00pm at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

This interactive workshop will teach parents and caregivers of children in K-5th grade, seven different strategies that they can use at home to support their children’s reading. 

Homework Help

6:00pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5 and 11, come receive free homework help from a Teen volunteer in a 1-on-1 setting.

Paws to Read: Sammy

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

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 ESL Support Session

6:00pm at Matthews

If you need help learning English, visit Matthews Library or call 704-416-5021 to sign up for a 30-minute session with a friendly volunteer.

Create, Design, Repeat

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

Join us in the IdeaBox were we will explore digitizing a hand drawn pattern into a vector using Inkscape one of the Makerspace resources.

Paws to Read: Sammy

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

Paws to Read: Sammy

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

Paws to Read: Sammy

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

She Fought for Equality: Gertrude Weil (1879-1971)

7:00pm at

Leonard Rogoff, Author of Gertrude Weil: Jewish Progressive in the New South AND Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina will talk about his new book about Gertrude Weil, a leading political activ

Friday, May 25, 2018

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

Children's Picture Books from China

The Confucius Institute at UNC Charlotte presents its 2018 Spring Signature Program: Children’s Picture Books from China.Families are cordially invited to encounter Chinese culture, experience them

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.

Listen & Move: Music for Little Ones

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

Kathy Bellavia from Music For Little Ones will be providing a music time for ages 0 to 5 years.

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

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.

Active Reading Workshop: Session 3

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with 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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Small Meeting Room 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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Library eBooks: Training Workshop

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

Want to learn how to borrow eBooks for your eReader, smartphone or tablet? Sign up for this interactive program.