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E.g., 12/06/2019
E.g., 12/06/2019

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Technology Tutor

10:30am at Mint Hill

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment.

Steele Creek Readers Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante. Led by a staff member. New members welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

Family Storytime

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

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.

Preschool Storytime-Cancelled

10:30am at Sugar Creek

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.

Stories in 2 Languages

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

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader 1-on-1 Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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.

Genealogy: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Get one-on-one help tracking your family history using Ancestry. Learn how to get started and create your own family tree.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a library volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email job applications or other topics.

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Preschool Storytime: Just for Me

11:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

Provide your preschooler with an opportunity to hear stories, sing songs, and develop the skills needed to become a successful reader in this storytime developed for children ages 3-5, without a pa

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

Baby Storytime (ages 0-17 months) at YMCA Morrison

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

Tiny Tots Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. [This program is for 18-23 month olds.]

Preschool Storytime: Listen and Move

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Portuguese Conversation Club

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

Books & Banter Book Club

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00pm. This month we will discuss Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Copies of the books will be available for check out ahead of time.

Makerspace Open Hours

1:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

Coding Skills: Homeschool Rocks

1:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by library staff or guest instructors. The class will cover content used in web sites that teach step-by-step coding instruction.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

Genealogy Research: Finding your Ancestors - Together!

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Want to connect with others building their family tree?

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Teen Anime Club

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.