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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Family Storytime

10:30am 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.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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.

Baby Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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

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.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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.

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

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, library resources, and online applications.

Community Learning Time

11:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Family Storytime

11:00am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

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 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.

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

History and Historical Fiction Book Club

12:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

In September we will meet and discuss Euphoria by Lily King. Snacks and drinks provided. New members welcome!

Murder by the Book

This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month and discusses mystery novels.

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Adult Sensory Story Time

1:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate

2:00pm at Computer Lab at Matthews

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Social Issues: Teen Summit

Join us for a roundtable discussion on and learn more about social issues - e.g., cyberbullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Internet Floor at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Satellite Studio

3:00pm at Davidson

Come into our mobile Satellite Studio and create a digital masterpiece with the help of our teen intern Rees! Call 704-416-4000 for more information.

From Page to Screen: Everyday

3:30pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of Everyday by David Levithan. See the story brought to life and enjoy some snacks!

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Monday-Thursday. Spread out in the TEEN ZONE and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Teen Trivia: Pop Culture

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics with a self-paced trivia activity.

Davidson Kids Book Club

4:30pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to discuss Word of Mouse by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein and/or Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh by Robert O'Brien. Refreshments will be served.