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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

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.

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us each Wednesday at 5pm as we listen to interesting stories while improving literacy and critical thinking skills. A reading incentive or snack provided.

Main Pages Book Club

5:30pm at Dalton Room at Main Library

Enjoy reading books of all genres? Are you a bibliophile looking for others in the Uptown area? Join us at 5:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of every month for lively book discussions and fun!

#WelcomeCLT Series: Locating Housing Options with SocialServe

5:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join Susan Woodyard of Charlotte based Socialserve.com as she explains how they provide web- and bilingual call-center services locally and nationally to connect people to community-based housing.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Registration required.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Care Packages for Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Books Come to Life: Mecklenburg Marauders; the Harry Potter Alliance

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Attention muggles! Bring Harry Potter to life at University City.

Anime Club

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

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join us for a special showing of an anime episode.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Technology Tutor

6:00pm at Mint Hill

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment.

Reading Buddies

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

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

6:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Mint Hill

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

Science of Home Brewing

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join Brian Trippodo of Queens University Library and Dylan Manion of Olde Mecklenburg Brewery as they discuss the process of home brewing.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades(12-K) come receive free homework help from Sugar Creek volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Wednesday that CMS is in session.

Festival: Holiday Extravaganza

6:30pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Enjoy a puppet show, literacy activities, storytelling, cookies and cider and a visit from Santa Claus as you celebrate Mint Hill Library's Holiday Extravaganza.

#WelcomeCLT Series: Transportation with CATS

6:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Are you curious about the light rail? How about the FREE trolley line? Do you want to get started riding the bus to work?

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Mint Hill

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

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

7:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, December 13, 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).