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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker.

Active Reading Workshop Part 1

10:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room Full 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.

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.

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Presents: Clayworks

10:30am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Everyone is invited to join us for hands on workshops to learn how to texturize and manipulate the clay to create your own Shallow Dish.

Listen & Move Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

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.

Listen & Move Storytime

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, library resources, and online applications.

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.

Apply Now 101

11:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Get individual help to create a resume, search and apply for jobs online.

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.

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.]

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

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

English Literacy for Adults

2 Month Series on Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment.

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish!

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Learn, Connect, Play: Pokemon Scavenger Hunt

Participate in cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm 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.

Satellite Studio

3:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Come learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Afternoon Adventures

3:30pm at Sugar Creek

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm 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.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.

WBL Art Club: Blackout Poetry

4:00pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

Hot Dogs & Haikus

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for a hot dog during this spring version of our Poetry & Pancakes program.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

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

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Matthews

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.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in grades K-5 with homework or reading practice. Please call 704.416.6400 to register.