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E.g., 10/23/2018
E.g., 10/23/2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

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.

Sew a Simple Tote

5:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Bring your sewing machine and learn to sew a simple quilt or another introductory sewing project. We will cover the basics of threading the bobbin and the machine.

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.

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.

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.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

6:00pm at Community Room Full at Sugar Creek

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment. No lectures just conversation.

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.

STEAM Month: Learn the Basics of Coding

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn about computer science and the basics of coding with Blockly.

Knit, Chat & Read Community Group

6:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join us at the library to make new friends and share conversation while improving your knitting skills, getting help on a project, and creating handmade items for charities or personal use.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Lego Club: Blocks and Books

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Explore engineering through stories, hands-on educational activities, & manipulatives. Bring your imagination. LEGO blocks are provided.

ESL Class for Adults

Nine-part series, on Thursdays (September 20 - November 15). Please join us to practice speaking, listening, reading and writing English in a supportive and engaging class. All levels welcome!

Canva.com Design Class

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Matthews

Learn to create eye-catching flyers and more the simple, free way! Join us in the Computer Lab for an introduction to graphic design using Canva, a free web-based tool.

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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

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.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Pajama Storytime

6:30pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

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.

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!

Canceled- College 101: ACT vs. SAT

6:30pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

This event has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Friday, October 26, 2018

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

STEAM Month: Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

9:00am at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

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

Introduction to Finding Grants

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

Learn how to get started using "Foundation Directory Online" to find potential private foundation funders for your nonprofit.