Calendar

E.g., 11/14/2019
E.g., 11/14/2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

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 for Preteens and Teens

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Community service is an excellent way to give back to your community! Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

Community Service Project: Be a Preteen Volunteer & Plan Your Own Program!

2:30pm at Myers Park

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills. Join us on November 16 to continue planning our December 14 preteen holiday program.

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.

STEAM 101 for pre-teens and teens (Ages 8 to 15)

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. Ages 8-15. Registration is required.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Tournament: Wii Sports Resort

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, join our Wii-U tournament and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games at this event hosted by a teen volunteer. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.

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.

Billy Wilder Film Series: Witness for the Prosecution

3:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Join us as we screen and discuss three works from one of Hollywood's most acclaimed directors. The first film in this series is Witness for the Prosecution (1957).

One-on-One Tech Tutoring

3:00pm at Study Room C at North County Regional

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

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Service Sunday Hours

Need community service hours for school? Join us for a unique service day where you can earn community service hours, while also giving back to the Library.

Makerspace *Family Time*

The Makerspace is open to teens and preteens ages 10-18 and their parent(s) or caregiver(s) working on a project together.

Service Sunday Hours

Need community service hours for school? Join us for a unique service day where you can earn community service hours, while also giving back to the Library.

Entrenamiento de lectura activa / Active Reading Mentor Training

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

¡Venga a aprender estrategias divertidas que puede usar en casa o la comunidad para apoyar a los niños con la lectura!

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.

Service Sunday Hours

Need community service hours for school? Join us for a unique service day where you can earn community service hours, while also giving back to the Library.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Happy Birthday, Sesame Street!

(All day) at Myers Park

Celebrate Sesame Street's 50th birthday by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt! Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Computer Basics for Adults and Seniors

Four-part series, on Mondays (Oct 21-Nov 25) 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 introduct

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

Family Storytime: 0-2 years

9:30am at Community Room 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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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

Toddler Storytime

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

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County 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.

Family Storytime - Sing-along Beatles Style

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join us for a Beatles themed sing-along family storytime.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.

Family Storytime at Good Shepherd Preschool

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

Toddler Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

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.