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Friday, September 21, 2018

Favorite Books Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the third Friday of every month. For September, we'll be discussing Jeannette Walls' bestselling memoir, The Glass Castle.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Mint Hill

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin 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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Learning Circles: Creating Online Courses

11:30am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Lightly-facilitated study groups for learners who want to take online courses together, in-person.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Genealogy: Introduction

2:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join Alan Burgess, family history educator, to learn more about starting the search into your genealogy.

English Literacy for Adults

On Fridays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

(All day) at West Boulevard

Grab your friends and come to play the game of the week on our gaming system and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Homework Help

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help in math or reading from teen tutor volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. Registration begins Monday, 9/17 -- Call to register.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

Reading Buddies

9:30am at West Boulevard

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.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader One-on-One Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Adult Writing Group

10:00am at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Serious writers of all skill levels and genres are invited to share their work. Bring 1-3 pages of something you’re writing.

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.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

The Confidence Factor Part One

10:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

This session serves as an introduction to behavioral-based employment interviews. Learn basic interview tips and suggestions for answering background questions effectively.

Community Service Project: Service Saturday

Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

Lego Program

10:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while using Lego building blocks.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Mountain Island

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.

Reading Buddies

10:00am at West Boulevard

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.

Nonprofit Coffee & Conversation with Attorney Rocky Cabagnot

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Join local area Nonprofit Attorney Rocky Cabagnot for coffee and conversation about current issues and trends in our community social sector.

Internet Basics

10:00am at Sugar Creek

Learn how to access, navigate, and print websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Bring your 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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

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

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin 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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

CPCC Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda Ingles con Crossroads Cafe

10:30am at Cornelius

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.