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Saturday, March 9, 2019

Service Saturday

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!

Spring Cleaning Series: Small Container Gardening

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Growing edibles in containers is a creative, effective approach to urban gardening; whether you live in a high-rise apartment, a tiny condo, a house with no backyard, or a college dormitory it is p

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.

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.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Sunday, March 10, 2019

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.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Microsoft Word 2013 Basics

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Create, edit and save a document in Microsoft Word. This class is for people with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience.

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.

Community Read: Lego Program Wishtree Edition

5:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

This month at Lego Club we will be celebrating nature and community as we talk about the book Wishtree by Katherine Applegate.

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, March 12, 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.

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 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.

Clayworks

Teens and preteens are invited to join us for hands-on workshops to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

Amigos Homework Help

4:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

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, March 13, 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.

Community Read Community Helper Storytime: Love

Bring your family out to join us as we read Love by Matt de la Peña and other stories about your favorite community helpers.

Community Read: Lunch & Munch Book Club

12:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

As part of Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Community Read 2019, The Lunch & Munch Book Club will discuss the Community Read book selection "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.

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.

Now Showing

Join us for a special showing of a popular teen movie. Title TBD.

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: The Refugee Experience: Root Causes, Flight & Resettlement

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Participants will experience a broad overview of the refugee experience. Learn about the root causes of refugee migration, the role of the United Nations, the pathway to resettlement, U.S.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

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.

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.