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

Monday, December 17, 2018

Holiday Special: Book Walk

9:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Drop in and join us for an interactive Book Walk on the patio with special activities to follow. This month's featured book is "The Mitten" by Jan Brett.

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: 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.

What's Your Story?: Conveying Your Career Story

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

“Tell me about yourself” is only the beginning to your career story! We're not just telling our career stories in interviews, but in almost every conversation we're involved in.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

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.

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.

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilitie

Family Storytime

10:30am at Mountain Island

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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Introduction to Finding Grants

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn the basics of successful grant seeking and how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your 501c3 nonprofit.

Preschool Storytime

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

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 or 2)

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

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.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Winter Holiday Storytime Special

Join us for a special winter holiday storytime. Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, a book walk, and scavenger hunt. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to participate.

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For ages birth - 17 months.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Hickory Grove Senior Readers

1:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Hickory Grove Senior Readers Group on the third Monday of each month at 1:00 pm. New members are welcome. December Discussion: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Active Reading Workshop: Part 2 of 2

1:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

1:00pm at Training Lab at South 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. Call 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

Transformative Writing and Bibliotherapy for Wellbeing

1:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

In this fun and insightful session, you will have the opportunity to examine your own life through creative writing.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Training Lab at South 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. Call 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

1 on 1 Tech Tutor

2:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-6200, to make an appointment.

Homework Study Zone

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Drop by the (Branch) Library for the Study Zone during (time/ day of the week). Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.

College and Career Connections: My Next Step

3:30pm 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.

Homework Help

4:00pm 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!