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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Under the Sea!

9:00am at Myers Park

Learn about a variety of marine life by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Summer Break Learn, Connect, Play: Minute to Win It Wednesday!

10:00am at Myers Park

Come join us for a variety of fun and challenging "Minute to Win It" learning games that encourage cooperation, critical thinking, and problem solving. This program is for ages 5 to 11.

CMLibrary Presents: Soap Bubble Circus

11:00am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Learn special skills and explore various topics with special presenters.

Math Tutoring: Elementary through 6th grade math

11:00am at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.

Books Start Art: Masks

Learn more about the work of artists and illustrators. Join us and use your artist flare to create your own mask masterpiece!

Imagi-Con Presents: Creating with Books

11:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. Join us as we celebrate Sesame Street Week!

Reading Buddies

1:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Story Explorers: Heraldry

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Join us to design and make your own Coat of Arms.

Reading Buddies

2:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Reading Buddies

2:00pm 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

Story Explorers: LEGO Star Wars Droid Tales

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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

Math Tutoring - Elementary School Level Through Algebra

2:00pm at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Think-N-Paint

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

Are you looking for something fun and exciting to do? Get ready to Think-N-Paint! Think-N-Paint offers painting classes for kids. No skills necessary to participate.

Reading Buddies

2:30pm 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

Reading Buddies

3:00pm 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

Summer Break Special: Moon Shot

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of man landing on the moon. Learn a little space history and explore lunar activities. This program is for school-aged children who have completed kindergarten.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, grab your friends and come play Wii-U and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Players can sign in starting at 2:45 p.m.

CMLibrary Presents: Frontline Puppeteers

3:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

The Frontline Puppeteers perform a 30-minute puppet show complete with literacy, hilarity and hijinks as well as a 15-minute extension activity

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Parks and Rec Turtles

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn about nature and explore turtles hands-on with experts from Mecklenburg County Parks and Rec

Reading Buddies

3:30pm 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

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Reading Buddies

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

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.

Reading Buddies

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

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.

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.

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.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.