Calendar

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

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Read a Book, Learn to Cook

4:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Investigate cookbooks and learn about measurements in this hands-on program for school-age children. Explore how healthy cooking and eating come together.

Kitchen Chemistry

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Come in to learn how to make an afternoon snack! Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

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.

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 Mountain Island

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.

College 101: ACT Practice Exam with The Princeton Review

4:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Prepare for college and kick off your ACT prep with a free practice exam.

Kindness Project

4:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

In support of the Kindness Project at CTC, listen to Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena, create a soundscape, and participate in activities that promote the message of kindness and empat

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mountain Island

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.

Learn, Connect Play: Clue—Riverdale Edition

Join us this month where we will play a life-size version of the iconic whodunit game Clue, incorporating characters from the hit TV show Riverdale.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

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.

Beyond the Book / Mas Allá del Libro

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Experience reading in a different way! Explore different genres through this reading discussion group. Engage with other kids in grades 3-5 to develop reading comprehension and writing skills.

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

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

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

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

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Reading Buddies

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

Simple Steps for Starting Your Own Business: SCORE and The Library

5:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn about business plans, how to develop your business, & SCORE support services.

Main Pages Book Club

5:30pm at Dalton Room at Main Library

Enjoy reading books of all genres? Are you a bibliophile looking for others in the Uptown area? Join us at 5:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of every month for lively book discussions and fun!

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. Registration required.

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.

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Sorting Socks

5:30pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Mint Hill

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

College 101: Como prepararse para la Universidad

6:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Como Prepararse para la Universidad-Taller en EspañolWednesday, 11/14 Hickory Grove Library, 6-7pm704-416-4400Los participantes aprenderán como navegar el sistema de aplicaciones para ir al colegio

Books Come to Life: Mecklenburg Marauders; the Harry Potter Alliance

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Attention muggles! Bring Harry Potter to life at University City.

Anime Club

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join us for a special showing of an anime episode.

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.

Technology Tutor

6:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

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