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E.g., 08/20/2018
E.g., 08/20/2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Reading Buddies

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

Geography Club - A support group for LGBTQ+ youth

6:00pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

A teen led and staff supported program for LGBTQ+ youth and their allies ages 13-18 years.

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

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

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

Puppet Show

6:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Job Seeking: Interview Basics

6:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn how to make a great first impression in an interview in this workshop about the different types of interviews you might encounter, how to create a narrative resume, and techniques for post-in

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.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

7:00pm 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.

Thursday, August 23, 2018

eBooks 1-on-1 Tutorial

(All day) at Myers Park

Interested in eBooks? Book an appointment for a 30 minute session to learn how to access our digital libraries with your iPad, Android device, Kindle or Nook.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

English Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support Session

If you need help learning English, visit University City Library or call 704-416-7200 to sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a volunteer.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Explore different styles of writing in a fun and comfortable environment. This group is open to anyone who is ready to write. Beginners and experienced writers welcome.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.

Creating with Books

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. This is for families aged 3 - 7. This program's theme is back to school.

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

Children enjoy favorite stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills. Help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

11:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Mobile Tech Cafe: Digital Audio Books

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Learn about several library apps you can use to listen to audio books on your mobile device. Bring your library card and your phone or tablet to this 45-minute tutorial.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 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.

Preschool Storytime: Creating with Books

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Call (704) 416-4000 to register. Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. For preschool ages 3-5. Space is limited. Registrations are required.

Family Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.