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Saturday, January 19, 2019

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:30pm 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.

Make-a-Movie - Getting Your Indie Film Made

1:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

REGISTRATION: http://meetu.ps/e/G7D5m/1JYhq/f Join Joshua Overbay, a professor of film at Western Carolina University and NY Times-awarded filmmak

Community Service Project

1:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for our community service project

ESL Tutoring

1:00pm 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.

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Family Storytime

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.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Traveling Blue: Live Music from Latin America to New Orleans

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

From Latin American folk music to Mississippi blues and traditional Jazz, jazz singer Tenya Colemon and Latin Americansinger Ana Lucia Divins, accompanied by several musicians will share separately

Story Explorers

2:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Paws to Read

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

Nosferatu (1979)

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

NOSFERATU is the mesmerizing German-language adaptation of the original Bram Stoker novel DRACULA.

Beautiful Truth: Writing & Sharing Personal Stories

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Please join us for a free 90-minute workshop: “Writing & Sharing Your Personal Stories.” Writers from Charlotte Lit will lead participants through a series of activities to discover, write, and

STEAM 101:

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

TBD

Story Explorers: Pirate Treasure

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Ahoy, matey!

Teen Geek Club: Alice in Wonderland

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring out your inner geek and share your fandom with Alice in Wonderland themed crafts and activities!

Community Service Saturday

2:00pm at Mint Hill

Community service is an excellent way to give back to your community! Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

Rookie Science: Exploring Cross-Sections

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities and experiments.

Paws to Read

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

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Presents: Community School of the Arts

2:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.

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.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Tournament: Mario Kart

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11 are invited to come play Wii-U Mario Kart, tournament style! Join us for fun and prizes! Space is limited, so players can sign up beginning at 2:45pm.

Children's Writing Group

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.