Calendar

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E.g., 10/14/2019

Monday, December 2, 2019

Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.

Technology Tutoring

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

Better Off Read Book Club

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us the first Monday of the month to discuss young adult fiction for adults. All ages 18+ welcome!

Technology Tutoring

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

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Baby Storytime

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

Personal Finance Series: Financial Literacy: The Road to Medicare

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join Sandy Arsenault, a Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) Trained Counselor, as she presents an overview of Medicare.

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.

Satellite Studios

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? Independence Regional Satellite Studio has you covered during the fall months!

Tutoring for Teens

Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

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.

Clases de alfabetización en español para Adultos / Spanish Literacy for Adults

Mejore su escritura, comprensión de lectura y pronunciación con clases individuales en un ambiente amigable. Llame para preguntar y hacer cita. By appointment only.

Unplugged: Gaming Club for Adults

Calling all adults ages 18+! Do you enjoy board games such as chess, card games and roleplaying games? Then come join us on the first Tuesday of the month for all games Unplugged!

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

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.

English Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Wednesday from 11:15-12:00. Join this group to practice communicating in English with other adults in a relaxed group environment.

Lunch & Munch Book Club

12:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join our contemporary fiction book club, meeting the first Wednesday of the month. Bring your own lunch or snack and opinions.

Technology Tutoring

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

Teen Summit

Join us for a round-table discussion on and learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world.

Arabic Tutoring

On Wednesdays, come join us for Arabic Tutoring for Adults. Learn the basic Arabic Language through one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions.

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 at 5:30, 6, or 6:30 p.m.

Anime Club For Adults

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

For all adults age 18+! Come join our Anime Club for Adults on the first Wednesday of the month. Anime isn't just for kids, the love of this art form and culture transcends ages.

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

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

Poetry and Pancakes

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

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 6, 2019

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

Come join a health insurance navigator from the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy as they guide you through the Health Insurance Marketplace Open

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.

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Community Service Project

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

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

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.

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.