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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.

WBL Art Club: Blackout Poetry

4:00pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

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 to enhance the library.

Hot Dogs & Haikus

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for a hot dog during this spring version of our Poetry & Pancakes program.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in grades K-5 with homework or reading practice. Please call 704.416.6400 to register.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm 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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics

5:30pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Create, edit and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

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 teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Homework Study Zone

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Drop by the Cornelius Library for the Study Zone. Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring.

Interview Strategies: The Confidence Factor, Part 2

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn about behavioral-based interviews in this 2-part series.

Homework Study Zone

6:00pm at Community Room at North County Regional

Drop by the North County Regional Library for the Study Zone and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Financial Literacy: Understanding the Road to Home Ownership

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn how to shop and apply for a home loan, where to find home-buyer assistance programs and understand the closing costs and related costs associated with purchasing a home.

Reading Buddies

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

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 Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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, May 30, 2018

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

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.

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.

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Baby Storytime

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

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.

Tiny Tots Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. Ages 18 - 36 months.

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.

Family Storytime on the Plaza

10:00am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Children and caregivers enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Caregivers are encouraged to participate.

Walk-in One-on-One Technology Assistance

10:00am at Davidson

Work with a library staff member to boost your technology skills. Topics could include using digital devices, computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office or downloading digital materials.