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E.g., 01/22/2019
E.g., 01/22/2019

Monday, January 28, 2019

Homeschool Mondays: Story Explorers

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Each month we will focus on a different country, culture or time period. January's topic will be Iceland.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

2:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

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.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Teen Board Games

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

1-on-1 Teen Research and Study Session

4:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

Teens Ages 12-18: Need to improve your reading skills? Do you need help with college or job applications? Confused about online resources or school assignments?

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone after school. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone after school. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

Preteen Book Club

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the fourth Monday of each month at 4:00pm to discuss our chosen book of the month. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Now Showing: Equalizer 2

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves? This movie is rated R.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in K-5 with homework and/or reading practice.

Paws to Read

5:00pm at Scaleybark

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

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Exhibit Program: Calligraphy by Katie Johnson

6:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Come enjoy calligrapher Katie Johnson as you learn about her calligraphy exhibit on display in January at Steele Creek Library.

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

Urban Book Club

6:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Urban Book Club on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. January's discussion is "Becoming" by Michelle Obama.

Story Explorers

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

For kids ages 6-8. Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Graphic Novel Book Club at The Wine Vault

Join us at The Wine Vault on the fourth Monday of each month at 6 pm! In January we will be discussing "Miles Morales: The Ultimate Spider-Man Vol.

College 101: Resources to help pay for college

6:00pm at Mint Hill

This informative program, led by a College Foundation of North Carolina representative, will introduce you to the FAFSA and how you can find resources to help pay for college.

Technology Tutoring

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

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay: Writing Compelling Personal Essays

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Personal essays are a popular way to share deeper thoughts and insights about our lived experience. But how do we write a compelling personal essay?

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Paws to Read

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

Strange New Worlds Book Club

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is Saturn's Run by John Sandford and Ctein.