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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Reaching for the Stars Tutoring

5:30pm at West Boulevard

After-school tutoring for students Pre-K to 8th Grade

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

5:30pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (12-18)

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Present: Clayworks!

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Adults and seniors are invited to join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Area 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.

ESL Class for Adults

Nine-part series, on Thursdays (September 20 - November 15). Please join us to practice speaking, listening, reading and writing English in a supportive and engaging class. All levels welcome!

Teens Third Thursday: STEAM: Take a Closer Look

6:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Join us for a close up look at a variety of objects to find the art in them. We will provide a microscope, magnifier, and a couple tablets with camera's to zoom in on the subject.

STEAM Month: Lettering Art

6:00pm at Mint Hill

Learn how to create your own beautiful letters with a local letter artist. With some basic background and lots of in-class practice, you will start down the path of artistic lettering.

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

Students in grades 6-12 can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 45-minute session. See Other Info for specific subjects.

Reading Development - the Hows and Whys

6:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join Mike Cerkovnik, J.D., M.A., to learn about the "hows" and "whys" behind Reading Development.

So Long Seasonal Work

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Tired of temp. work? Join us for this workshop to learn how to negotiate and network your way into full-time/ permanent employment.

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 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.

Teen Book Club

6:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm. In October we will be discussing Nemesis by Brendan Reichs. New members welcome! Snacks served!

We're Talking Again Book Club

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction. Light refreshments will be provided.

Paws to Read

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

Paws to Read

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

Family Storytime

6:30pm 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.

The Book Club Crawl

6:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us as we explore local venues and discuss great books. We will keep the conversation light and fun with humor and a social atmosphere. We meet the 3rd Thursday of every month.

Paws to Read

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

English Conversation Club

6:30pm at Community Room 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!

Paws to Read

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

Friday, October 19, 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.

STEAM Month: Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

9:00am at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

9:30am at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn effective strategies for using the Foundation Center's online funding database, Foundation Grants to Individuals, to find funders that support individuals. This class is for INDIVIDUALS.

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.

Family Storytime

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

A Grand Time Storytime

Join us for this exciting storytime where older adults and preschoolers come together for "A Grand Time" to share stories and songs from childhood, discover art and movement through literacy, and f

The Great American Read: Favorite Books Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the third Friday of every month.