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

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Family Storytime

10:30am 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.

CPCC Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda Ingles con Crossroads Cafe

10:30am at Cornelius

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Community Service Project - Love Your Library: Be a Preteen Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Discover how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Identity: Telling the Stories That Form Us

11:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

We all have stories that have shaped our identity and helped propel us toward the people we are today.

Paws to Read

11:00am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

Community Service Project: Odd Sock

11:00am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Work with the Odd Sock organization to provide socks to needy families.

Listen & Move Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

GenerationNation Program: Kids Voting

11:00am at Sugar Creek

Join us as we increase civic literacy - understanding government, the roles of citizens and leaders, and the impacts of issues, policies and decisions on our schools, city, state, country and world

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.

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.

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.

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:30pm 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.

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.

English for Beginners

On Saturdays from September 1 to December 1, come participate in this English class for people with no knowledge of the English language in a supportive group environment.

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.

Get Set To Write: NaNoWriMo

1:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Planning session for NaNoWriMo, how to get started.

The Vulnerable Black Man: Get Out

2:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Now that Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend, Rose (Allison Williams), have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway upstate with Missy and Dean

Story Explorers: Dia de los Muertos

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Paws to Read

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

STEAM MONTH: Toothpick Tower Challenge!

2:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Family Storytime

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.

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.