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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Idea Box: Tech Career Exploration

4:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn from a technology professional about their background and career path.

Community Service Project: Recycled Art

4:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills.

Lego Club

4:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Drop in on Tuesday afternoons for Lego Club! We'll bring the Lego you bring the imagination! Lego idea books will be on hand and available for checkout.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

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

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

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

STEAM 101: Button Making

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting.

Paws To Read

4:00pm at Davidson

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

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Reconstruction Tour

4:00pm at Sugar Creek

Tour the LATIBAH artist T’Afo Feimster’s representation of the Reconstruction period with the theme of “Redefining Black America”.

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

Creating with Books: Snow Globes

4:30pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Steele Creek

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.

Preteen Scene: Creative Journaling

4:30pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Learn about writing and self-expression by journaling with words, photos, collages, and other art forms. Please register. January: What if your snowman came to life? What if it snowed icecream?

Conversaciones en Ingles (English conversation for foreign language speakers)

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

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.

English Class: CrossRoads Cafe

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in K-5 with homework and/or reading practice.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Steele Creek

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.

Job Search in the Digital Age

5:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

In this 2 hour-long session you’ll learn: •How job search engines can help you find jobs online •Resume tips and how to age-proof your resume •How keywords can help your resume get noticed •Tips fo

Southern Voices Book Club with Bryn Chancellor

5:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for a book discussion with titles by Southern authors. This month we will read Sycamore: a novel by Bryn Chancellor. Ms. Chancellor will speak with the audience.

Email Basics Using Gmail

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

If you're new to email, join us to create an email account using Google's free email service, Gmail. Learn to send emails, attach files, manage your contacts and organize your inbox.

Reflections on Charlotte in the mid-20th Century

6:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

In the mid-twentieth century, Charlotte was home to at least three writers whose reflections on the city and its people won them local, regional, and even national recognition.

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

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.

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.

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!

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.