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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

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

3:00pm 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.

Arabic Tutoring

On Wednesdays, come join us for Arabic Tutoring for Adults. Learn the basic Arabic Language through one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Chess Club

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join Clayworks for a hands on pottery making workshop where you will learn to make a one of a kind clay project that will last a lifetime.

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 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.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The Makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

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!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

Increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Call 704-416-3800 to register.

NC Poet Laureate: Jaki Shelton Green,

7:00pm at Meeting Room Full at Morrison Regional

North Carolina Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green will read from her own work and work she admires, talk about her writing process and her role as Poet Laureate, as well as the role of poets and othe

Friday, May 1, 2020

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

9:30am at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn effective strategies for using the Foundation Center's online funding database, Foundation Grants to Individuals, to find funders that support individuals.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Music with Holly

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Join us for a one of a kind music and movement program that is a fusion of learning and listening to all types of songs, playing various instruments, and using your body to express how you feel.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Makerspace Open Hours

9:00am at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The Makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

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

10:00am 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.

Prolific Pens Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, meet other local amateur writers, and exchange ideas.

Pay It Forward Saturday

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

ASC Culture Blocks: Art Workshop

11:30am at Community Room A at West Boulevard

This month, we go to India to explore Syed Haider Raza's work! Learn about this legendary contemporary Indian artist and create your own focal point of "Bindu." Don't know what that is?

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Music Workshop

12:30pm at Community Room A at West Boulevard

Back by popular demand, it's DJ Basics! Learn about the art of scratch and what DJs do behind the board from fades to re-mixes!

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.

Arabic Tutoring

On every third Saturday, come join us for Arabic Tutoring for Adults. Learn the basic Arabic Language through one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions.

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Silver Sundays: Beatties Ford Bingo!

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come and join us for Bingo at Beatties Ford Library for our Silver Sundays Series! These programs are geared towards older adults, but all are welcome to participate.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Computer Basics for Adults and Seniors

Five-part series, on Mondays (Apr 6-May 4) Covers the basic skills to get around in Windows using a mouse, how to use an easy word processing program, create & edit pictures, and an introductio

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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