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E.g., 10/20/2019
E.g., 10/20/2019

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Race and Inequality in Charlotte

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Join Pam Kelley, a former Charlotte Observer reporter, as she discusses her recent book, Money Rock: A Family's Story of Cocaine, Race, and Ambition in the New South, the story of a former Charlott

Monday, October 21, 2019

Toddler Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

STEAM Month: Girls Who Code

4:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Participate with coding activities at University City Regional Library to support the Girls Who Code mission of closing the gender gap in technology. This is a 5 week program.

Homework Study Zone

Drop by the University City Regional Library for the Study Zone during 5-7pm on Mondays. Spread out and get some school work done or study for tests.

Technology Tutor

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

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Paws to Read

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

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Active Survival: The ABC’s to Active Shooter Response. Presented by CMPD.

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

This is a free 2-hour class which is lecture/demonstration driven…there are no scenarios, role playing, or practical exercises.

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.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Come learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Technology Tutor

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email and online applications. Sessions are 30 minutes.

College and Career Connections: My Next Step: College Application Night!

6:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Working on your college applications? Join us for a college application marathon! This program is designed to help you figure out your next step to successfully plan for your future.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Baby Storytime

9:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

On the Table CLT: "Finding Home: Where Do I Belong?"

12:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

A day for people to come together and talk about our community. All perspectives are welcome. Lunch will be provided.

STEAM Month: STEAM Night Out!

5:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Celebrate science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics during STEAM month in October. Join us for hands-on STEAM activities.

On The Table Charlotte: Adults and Teens

Please join us for the third annual On the Table Charlotte, a community-wide initiative that brings people together through conversation.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

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.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Teen Anime Club

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Preteen Scene: Media Literacy: K-Pop

4:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

If you are between the ages of 10 and 14, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

Family Storytime

6:30pm 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.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

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.

Hands-On Make a Movie One-Day Workshop

12:15pm at Community Room at University City Regional

This is a very hands-on day which will begin with camera exposure, lenses, framing, movement and simple lighting techniques.