Calendar

E.g., 12/15/2019
E.g., 12/15/2019

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Trivia

Join us for an afternoon of trivia. Test your knowledge of pop culture, fandoms, and more!

Arabic Tutoring

On Wednesdays, come join us for Arabic Tutoring for Adults. Learn the basic Arabic Language through one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

STEAM 101 for Teens and Preteens

3:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments. Experiment and explore new technologies.

STEAM 101: Holiday Ornaments

3:30pm at Sugar Creek

Arts - Innovate, experiment, and explore the arts. This session we'll be designing holiday ornaments to share with your friends and family.

Teen Holiday Social

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

Join us for our annual Teen Holiday Social. Come enjoy Christmas trivia, trail mix making and teen community spirit. Come celebrate the holidays at the library!

Rookie Science Jr - Candy Science

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we explore the science of candymaking! This program for children from 4-6 years of age.

A Discussion on Justice Reform: Free Meek/When They See Us- I.C.E. Breakers

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

I.C.E. BreakersInventive Culture Explorations.

Learn, Connect, Play: Magic: The Gathering

4:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Participate in and learn Magic: The Gathering, a card game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Big Bang beTween: Comic Book Club

4:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 8 and 12, grab your friends and join us at Spandex City to enjoy crafting and geek out on everything comics and manga related!

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm at Sugar Creek

Sign up for a 60-minute computer session with a volunteer or staff member.

My First Book Club (Grades 1 & 2)

4:30pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us this month as we discuss "Snow" by Cynthia Rylant. New members welcome!

STEAM 101: Holiday E-cards

Join us as we create a personal holiday e-card by using Canva design software/website.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Chess Club

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us each Wednesday at 5pm as we listen to interesting stories while improving literacy and critical thinking skills. A reading incentive or snack provided.

Aspire Community Capital - Community Business Academy

5:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

THIS PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY FULL - Please register for the 2nd CBA held at Hickory Grove beginning February 25, 2020 here: https://bit.ly/34cAxsM This is a FREE

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session at 5:30, 6, or 6:30 p.m.

Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Sensational Stringz! Holiday Concert

6:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents:Sensational Stringz!

Teen Etiquette Dinner

Ever wonder which fork to use or what it means to have polite conversation? Come to this formal dinner to test your skills, practice, and learn. Semi-Formal attire and RSVP required.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

6:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

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

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!