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E.g., 12/13/2018
E.g., 12/13/2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

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!

Job Seeking: Online Applications

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Most employers now require you to submit job applications online. Learn the skills needed to successfully navigate the online application process.

Paws To Read

4:00pm at Davidson

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

Creating with Books: Snowman at Christmas

4:30pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month, we will read Caralyn Buehner's Snowman at Christmas and make holiday Crafts from recycled materials.

Now Showing: A Charlie Brown Christmas

4:30pm at Hickory Grove

Join us for a special showing of A Charlie Brown Christmas, about finding the true meaning of Christmas. This movie is rated G.

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.

Southern Voices Book Club

5:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for a book discussion with titles by Southern authors.

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.

Far Horizons Non-Fiction Book Club: Born A Crime, by Trevor Noah

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of Born A Crime, by comedian Trevor Noah. Noah is the host of The Daily Show and a South Africa native.

From Page to Screen: Crazy Rich Asians

5:45pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

This contemporary romantic comedy, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family. Based on the best seller by Kevin Kwan.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Excel Basics class. After a brief review, we will discuss formulas, functions, spreadsheet modifications, charts and graphs.

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.

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Alive

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us for the Grand Opening of the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum's artwork representing the Reconstruction period with a theme of "Redefining Black History."

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a staff member to help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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

6:30pm at Children's Programming Room 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

7:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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, December 19, 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!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

Sugar Creek Library Art Club

9:00am at Sugar Creek

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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Library Improvement

9:00am at Main Library

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us as we work on various projects for the 2nd floor of Main Library.

Creating with Books

9:00am at Sugar Creek

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

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

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Mountain Island

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.

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.

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

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.