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E.g., 12/09/2018
E.g., 12/09/2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Discover how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Facebook Basics

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn to navigate the popular social networking site Facebook with confidence and safety. Familiarity with computers and Internet basics required.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Homework Study Zone

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Drop by the (Branch) Library for the Study Zone during (time/ day of the week). Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Technology Tutoring

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

Technology Tutoring

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

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Baby Storytime

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

Mobile Technology: Tech Petting Zoo

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

This event has been rescheduled from 12/4/18 to Tues. 12/11/18. Considering shopping for technology over the holidays?...come explore different kinds of tablets and laptops before you buy.

Family Storytime

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Tuesday morning.

English Literacy for Adults

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

English Literacy for Adults

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

Getting a Job 101

This series, presented by staff, will teach you how to create a resume, search and apply for jobs, and prepare for a job interview.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Toddler Storytime

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.

Family Storytime

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.

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.

Poetry & Pancakes

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for some pancakes!

#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.

#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?

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Thursday morning.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

STEAM 101: Escape Room

Educational SupportUse multiple critical thinking skills and the Library's online resources in a small group setting to solve puzzles and codes in an interactive escape room game.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Friday, December 14, 2018

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.