Calendar

E.g., 09/20/2019
E.g., 09/20/2019

Monday, September 30, 2019

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm 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, October 1, 2019

Preschool Storytime

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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 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

3:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

Stories in 2 Languages: English and Russian

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Russian that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Baby Storytime

9:15am 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 Matthews

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

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Stories in 2 Languages: English and French

9:15am at Matthews

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

Storytime in the Park

11:00am at Matthews

We're taking Family Storytime outside! Join us for stories, songs, and movement activities at Squirrel Lake Park. The park is located at 1631 Pleasant Plains Rd. in Matthews, N.C.

English Conversation Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring!

Friday, October 4, 2019

Family Storytime

10:15am 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 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, October 5, 2019

Family Storytime

9:15am 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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 10:30 a.m-12:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

English Conversation Club

1:00pm at Matthews

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

STEAM Month: Escape Room for Teens

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Using a STEAM-related theme, join in the fun of problem-solving and teamwork to figure out the puzzles. Light snacks included.

Monday, October 7, 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.

Far Horizons Non-Fiction Book Club: I'll Be Gone in the Dark, Michelle McNamara

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of I'll Be Gone in the Dark, by Michelle McNamara. This true-crime story follows McNamara's attempts to discover the identity of the Golden State Killer.

Paws to Read

6:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available. Sign up at the Train Desk.

Job Search Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:30pm at Matthews

Drop in for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter and/or applying for jobs. No registration required.

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, October 8, 2019

Preschool Storytime

9:15am at Matthews

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.

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.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

Paws to Read

3:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

STEAM Month: Rookie Science

4:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we will explore candy science and math.

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.