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

Thursday, November 14, 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!

Career Development Intensive Coaching

12:00pm at JHC- Learning Lab B at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one hour 1:1 career coaching! Discuss career barriers and develop an individual career development plan to help you reach your career goals.

CML Presents: Social Serve

1:00pm at Sugar Creek

Stop by the lobby and talk with a representative from Social Serve about this community-based housing service.

ASC CultureBlocks- NC Roots Music- Music Maker Relief Foundation

1:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Pat “Mother Cohen” Blues a Katrina survivor with 20 years’ experience of Bourbon Street performance, Pat Cohen is known for her incredible showmanship and infectious confidence During her performan

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Health Education: Health Care Navigator

Do you need health insurance? Do you have questions about your coverage?

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Write a Winning Resume

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

Learn the tips and strategies to writing a resume that will beat the ATS and get you hired!

Career Development Intensive Coaching

2:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one hour 1:1 career coaching! Discuss career barriers and develop an individual career development plan to help you reach your career goals.

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.

Employee Rights Webinar

2:30pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Learn about your rights as an employee under North Carolina law and federal law. Topics include employment at will, right to work, discrimination, retaliation, and unemployment benefits.

Satellite Studios

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? Independence Regional Satellite Studio has you covered during the fall months!

Satellite Studios

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? Independence Regional Satellite Studio has you covered during the fall months!

Library Escape Room

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Use multiple critical thinking skills and the Library's online resources in a small group setting to solve puzzles and codes in an interactive escape room game.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

BFR Gaming Day

3:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come have the ultimate gaming experience at the library. We have all modern gaming systems to compete and relax with friends.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City 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

4:00pm at Children's Area 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.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mint Hill

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.*Registration is limited

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room 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!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

Increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Call 704-416-3800 to register.

Rookie Science

4:00pm at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Come learn the science of osmosis through making apple sauce from scratch.

CML Presents: Universal Class

4:00pm at Sugar Creek

Come join us as we learn about Universal Class a resource that can be used through the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's website.

STEAM 101: Robot Maze Race: Spheros

Learn about robotics and coding fundamentals by participating in a variety of activities--robot races, battles, and mazes.

Make Your Mark: Teen Writing & Art Group

4:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Aspiring writer and/or artist? Come and join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet fellow creators.

Paws to Read

4:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

4:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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