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E.g., 12/13/2018
E.g., 12/13/2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mint Hill

Increase your child's reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

Students in grades 6-12 can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 45-minute session. See Other Info for specific subjects.

CMLibrary Presents: Ukulele Christmas Concert

5:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Listen to Christmas classics performed by the Ukulele Meetup CLT Chapter.

Paws to Read

5:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

Evening Edition Book Club

5:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame. Copies of the book will be available for checkout.

CANCELLED Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at McGuire Woods Board Room at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Come learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.

Paws to Read

5:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mint Hill

Increase your child's reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reaching for the Stars Tutoring

5:30pm at West Boulevard

After-school tutoring for students Pre-K to 8th Grade

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

Manga Mania Teen Anime Club: REAL Anime or FAKE Anime!

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join Scaleybark's Anime Club and meet other fans! Snacks provided. See you there!

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

Students in grades 6-12 can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 45-minute session. See Other Info for specific subjects.

College and Career Connections: My Next Step

6:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

This program is designed to help you figure out your next step to successfully plan for your future. Whether you know your path, or you’re still figuring things out, we’re here to help guide you.

Medicare Educational Workshop

6:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Presented by Carolina Medicare 101, this 50-minute presentation covers any questions you may have, including: How does Medicare work? How do I figure out which plans my doctor accepts?

Job Seeking: Resumes and Cover Letters

6:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Learn writing tips that will help you polish up your resume and cover letter so they stand out from the crowd and generate interviews.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

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

The Book Club Crawl

6:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us as we explore local venues and discuss great books. We will keep the conversation light and fun with humor and a social atmosphere.

English Conversation Club

6:30pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Improve your pronunciation and increase your confidence as you practice speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment with different discussion topics every week. All levels welcome!

South County Regional Library Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Come and discuss "The Woman in the Window" by A. J. Finn.

Family Storytime

6:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Books on Tap - Matthews Branch 20s & 30s Book Club

7:00pm at Matthews

Meet us at Seaboard Taproom and Wine Bar for the Matthews Library's first book club for patrons in their 20s and 30s! Grab a drink and join the discussion.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

Affordable Care Act Program

9:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Need health insurance? Open Enrollment for 2019 health coverage is November 1- December 15.

Creating with Books

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.This program is for children ages 3-5.

Community Learning Time

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.

Holiday Heartfulness

10:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn simple techniques to enjoy the holidays with more balanced expectations and gratitude. Enhance health and enjoyment by incorporating relaxation, introspection and journal writing.