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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Reading Buddies

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

Community Service Project: Project Linus

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for Project Linus as we create blankets for children in need.

Story Explorers: STEAM

4:00pm at PreTeen Corner at Matthews

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! For children ages 5-7. Five-year-olds must have entered Kindergarten.

Preteen Scene

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

If you are between the ages of 10 and 12, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Reading Buddies

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

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

4:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens for a step-by-step cooking demonstration with library staff at the West Blvd Branch!

Active Reading Workshop: Part 2 of 2

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Paws To Read

4:00pm at Davidson

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

Rookie Science: Mug Cakes

4:30pm at Mountain Island

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Join us when we mix ingredients together to make a cake.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club (Minecraft)

4:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

5:00pm at Mint Hill

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

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.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mint Hill

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

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

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

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

AARP - Finance 50 +

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

AARP Foundation Finances 50+SM is a financial capability program designed to motivate and empower participants to take charge of their financial future.

CANCELLED: Teen Geek Club

6:00pm at Mint Hill

This event has been cancelled.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades(K-12) come receive free homework help from trained Hands-On-Charlotte volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting.

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.

Matthews Fiction Writing Group

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!