Calendar

E.g., 10/16/2019
E.g., 10/16/2019

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Reading Buddies

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

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)

Community Service Project for Teens- Making Goody Bags for Senior Citizens

5:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

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

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

6:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!

Canceled - STEAM Month: NASCAR's From Chemistry to Power

The engine is the heart of a race car; its performance is a critical aspect of a team’s success on any given race day.

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.

Stories in 2 Languages: English and French

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

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, October 17, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: STEAM Month!

(All day) at Myers Park

Learn new concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18-23 months)

AGES 18 to 23 MONTHS (younger toddlers). Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

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.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

STEAM Month: Little Explorers Family Storytime

9:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Bring your whole family out to enjoy STEAM themed stories, songs, & activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books, reading and all things STEAM in you

Baby Storytime

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

Family Storytime

10:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County 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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Cornelius

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-3800 to make an appointment.

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.

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

10:00am at Sugar Creek

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Excel Basics class. After a brief review, we will discuss formulas, functions, spreadsheet modifications, charts and graphs.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

Is Starting a Nonprofit Right for You?

10:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Starting a nonprofit can seem terrifically complicated--is it worth it? This class is deigned to inform and make you think about key characteristics of nonprofits and explore other alternatives.

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

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.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.