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E.g., 06/25/2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute sessions are available from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Monday, July 8, 2019

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Far Horizons Non-Fiction Book Club: Dear America, by Jose Vargas

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of Dear America, by Jose Vargas.

Paws to Read

6:30pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Teen Summer Break: STEM 101

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Participate in STEM activities including games, makey makey creations, and working with a ReadyANIMATOR.

American Sign Language Conversation Group

3:00pm at Matthews

Join Rebecca Wilson, professional ASL interpreter, to learn American Sign Language basics and practice conversation skills.

ESL Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tutoring appointments are 30 minutes in length.

Matthews Fiction Writing Group

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

9:00am at Matthews

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-5000, option 4 for an appointment.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Parks and Rec Insects/Creepy Crawlies

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn about nature and explore insects hands-on with presenters from Mecklenburg County Parks and Rec.

Stories in 2 Languages: English and German

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Encourage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

10:00am at Matthews

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-5000, option 4 for an appointment.

Adaptive Programs for Teens and Adults

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for adults with disabilities or special needs along with their companions.

History's Mysteries: Were the Good Ol' Days Really That Good?

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Our next History’s Mysteries topic will poke some holes in the nostalgia-based view: “The good old days were wonderful!” We’ll explore the 19th Century streets and streams of big U.S.

ESL Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tutoring appointments are 30 minutes in length.

Wild Words Poetry Workshop

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Poets and lovers of verse of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to read, write, and discuss poetry. New members welcome!

Books on Tap: Matthews 20s & 30s Book Club

7:00pm at Matthews

Meet us at Seaboard Taproom and Wine Bar for this casual book club! Grab a drink and join the discussion.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Creating with Books

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.This program is for children ages 3-5.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute sessions are available from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

ESL Tutoring

1:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.