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E.g., 07/19/2018
E.g., 07/19/2018

Friday, July 20, 2018

Favorite Books Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the third Friday of every month.

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Family Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

College 101: SAT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review

12:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Kick off your SAT prep with a free redesigned 2016 SAT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.

Monday, July 23, 2018

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs and rhymes. For children ages birth to 18 months.

STEM 101: Slime Time

3:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for a summer edition of Slime Time! Discover the science behind making various types of slime! Registration required!

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics

10:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

Create, edit, and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills. Experience with Microsoft Word is also recommended.

Family Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

CMLibrary Presents: Carolinas Reptile Rescue

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Learn about reptiles native to North Carolina with Grover Barfield, Chairman of the Carolinas Reptile Rescue and Education Center in Gaston County.

STEM 101: JavaScript Basics

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for JavaScript Basics! Led by our VolunTeens, this program will teach attendees the very basics of JavaScript programming. Registration required!

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room 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.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

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

2:00pm 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.

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

3:00pm 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.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Intermediate

10:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

Learn to create charts and graphs, and add multimedia effects in this second of a two-part series introducing PowerPoint 2013. Previous PowerPoint experience is recommended.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

Meet the Author: Monica Wood

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Celebrate reading and learn what it's like to be an author. Meet self-published author Monica Wood and learn about her writing process, inspiration and career path.

Escape Room: Mission Impossible

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Do you have what it takes to complete Mission Impossible? Use teamwork, critical thinking, and logic to escape our room, just in time for the release of Mission Impossible: Fallout!

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Family Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Community Service Saturday

11:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Community service is an excellent way to give back to your community! Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

Monday, July 30, 2018

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs and rhymes. For children ages birth to 18 months.

I Can Learn a Career: Shark Tank Edition

3:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Interested in being an entrepreneur? Join Mountain Island teens and come learn about starting your own business.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Canva.com Design Class

10:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

No design experience? No problem! Learn how to design flyers, business cards, and more! Canva is a graphic design tools website that allows anyone to create a variety of engaging free content.

Family Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

Rookie Science: Slime Time (Ages 5-8)

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

Rookie Science: Slime Time (Ages 9-12)

3:15pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

Art Club: Dart Art

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for dart art! After an educational introduction to the art style, we'll be creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind art pieces! Registration required!

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room 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.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.