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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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Real Estate Committee Meeting

10:30am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Meeting

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

10:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

Microsoft Publisher 2013 Basics

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2013 to design signs, flyers, bookmarks, business cards and more! Basic computer, mouse and word processing skills are required.

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Technology Tutoring

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, email, job application, digital device (iPad, Kindle, etc.), or with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)?

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.

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.

Mystery Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the first Monday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith. Copies of the book will be available for checkout.

Technology Tutoring

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Twenty & Thirty Something Book Club

Join us the first Monday of the month to discuss young adult fiction for adults. Pick up a copy of this month's selection & register in person, online or call 704-416-4800 opt. 4.

History's Mysteries

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us to explore a historical mystery once a month on the second Wednesday.

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Paws to Read

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

Technology Tutoring

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

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Turning Pages Book Club

9:00am at Main Library

Turning Pages Book Club brings together homeless, housed and those in transition for a time of reading and sharing of good books.

Paws to Read

10:00am at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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

Preschool Storytime

10:15am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

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.

Baby Storytime (ages 0-17 months)

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road 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.

Steele Creek Readers Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of The Gown by Jennifer Robson. Led by a staff member. New members welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Stories in 2 Languages

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

Technology Tutor: E-Reader 1-on-1 Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.