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Saturday, April 18, 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.

Independence Writers Group

An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if three to eight copies of materials to be critiqued are provided.

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.

Money Smart Week: The Road to Medicare

11:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Are you turning 65? Considering Medicare? Attend this event to understand the basics of Medicare.

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

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.

Visual Arts Workshop with Live Music

1:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.

Community Service Saturday

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for various service projects as we create items to be used in our community.Two hours of volunteer credit can be earned. Light snacks during break.

Laundry Day - Be a Part of the Narrative

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

Be a part of the narrative. Airing Out the "Dirty" Laundry is an ongoing community art movement that invites participation in two distinct, but connected ways.

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art and Music Community Experiences

Arts+ invites all community members to participate in a visual art workshop series at Independence Regional Library with a different activity each workshop.

Community Service Project

2:00pm at Mountain Island

Work with Project Linus, a non-profit organization, to create and provide homemade blankets to children in need.

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.

Anime Club for Adults

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture?

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.

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Silver Sundays: Trivia at Beatties Ford Road

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

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

Monday, April 20, 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 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

Cultural Exploration: Homeschool Monday

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us as we celebrate the world. We will explore a different country each month.

Homeschool Monday: Teen Book Club (12-17 year olds)

2:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Join us as we chat about a novel and participate in related activities. The book to be discussed is TBA. Participants will vote on the books for the season at the September and January meetings.

Cultural Exploration: Homeschool Monday

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us as we celebrate a different time period each month. In September, we will explore the 1920's.

Digital Animation

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Receive hands-on instruction in digital animation techniques through the use of ReadyANIMATOR equipment and software. Learn how to create animation clips using a variety of tools and materials.

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.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.

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.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!