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E.g., 11/12/2018
E.g., 11/12/2018

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Resume Review: 1 on 1 Support Session

3:30pm at Sugar Creek

One-on-one assistance with developing/editing your resume or cover letter and other job related documents.

Reading Buddies

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

Books Start Art

3:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn more about the children's book illustrator, Herve Tullet and extend your learning through an art activity. Tullet's books inspire children to learn through play.

Community Service Project: Project Linus

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for Project Linus as we create blankets for children in need.

Story Explorers: STEAM

4:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! For children ages 5-7. Five-year-olds must have entered Kindergarten.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Monday-Thursday. Spread out in the TEEN ZONE and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Preteen Scene

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

If you are between the ages of 10 and 12, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

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.

Reading Buddies

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

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!

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

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!

STEAM 101: Vinyl Cutting

4:00pm at Time Warner Tech Central at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Teen & Pre-Teen makers will explore a STEAM-based activity during this program. For this program, we will learn the basic overview of creating and designing their own vinyl decal.

Paws To Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Rookie Science: Maker space

4:30pm at Mountain Island

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month we will look at patterns and use Perler beads to make spinning tops and robots.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Steele Creek

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

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club (Dog Man)

4:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

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.

Conversaciones en Ingles (English conversation for foreign language speakers)

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment.

English Class: Crossroads Cafe

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in K-5 with homework and/or reading practice.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Reading Buddies

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

5:00pm at Mint Hill

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

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Steele Creek

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

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mint Hill

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

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Steele Creek

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

Teen Geek Club

6:00pm at Mint Hill

Join us to discuss and showcase teen fandom of pop culture (television shows, movies, books, gaming and podcasts) and enjoy snacks and fun geek activities. Registration is required.

NaNoWriMo Write-In!

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Steele Creek

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

Organizing Skills and Tips - Organizing for the Holidays

6:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Joanna Clausen of NEST Organizing will help you lower holiday stress by discussing tips for organizing decorations and gift lists as well as how to manage your time and your budget.