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E.g., 09/21/2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

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 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.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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.

Plaza Midwood Film Series: Adventures for the whole family

5:30pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

This film series will is fun for the whole family and features diversity and a message of inclusion.

Chinese for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

Urban Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Urban Book Club on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. New members are welcome. September's discussion: "The Other Wes Moore" by Wes Moore

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways, in this storytime.

Mountain Island Library Writers Group

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the second and fourth Monday evenings of every month.

School Age Storytime

Discover Realistic Fiction with a read aloud, interactive storytime for school aged kids 7-10 years/

Graphic Novel Book Club

Join us at The Wine Vault on the fourth Monday of each month at 6 pm! In September we will be discussing Spider-Man/DeadpoolVol. 0, Don't Call It A Team-up by Joe Kelly.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Library e-Books: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Book an individual training session on borrowing e-Books for your e-Reader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Ready, Set, Paint! Ages 6-8

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Get your canvases up and your paintbrushes ready! Join us at Scaleybark library this summer as participants are walked through the process of a creating a work of art worthy of the masters.

Active Reading Workshop: Part 1 of 2

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

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Active Reading Mentor Training

6:00pm at

Learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Discover how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Paws to Read

6:45pm at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

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

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Strange New Worlds Book Club.

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Rescheduled from 9/17. We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is Odd Thomas by Dean Koontz.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Community Crossword Puzzle (Self Directed)

(All day) at Myers Park

Celebrate Freedom to Read with a community crossword puzzle created by professionalcrossword puzzle designer Angela Olson Halsted and Doug Peterson, whose work hasappeared in the New York Times and

Turning Pages Book Club

9:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Book club and coffee time.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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

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.

DigiLit 101: Computer Basics Series

10:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

Join us as we learn about using the computer, internet, email, word processing, and online job searching during this six-session course held Tuesday and Thursday mornings in September from 10:00am-

Daylily Book Club

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the 4th Tuesday of the month and read fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection is Saving Capitalism by Robert B. Reich. All adults welcome; no registration necessary.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural Center

Bring your whole 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.

Job Seeking: Online Applications

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Most employers now require you to submit job applications online. Learn how to find and apply for jobs on the Web, as well as locate additional job searching help.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Bring your Baby(ages birth to 17 months) 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