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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Now Showing: Cars 3

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of Cars 3.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Reptiles and Amphibians

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us to learn about reptiles and amphibians with Parks and Recreation! For Grades K-5. First 25 children.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Storytellers

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Experience oral storytelling with no costumes, music, props, or books.

ImagiCon Presents: Cosplay 101

We’re about a month out from ImagiCon! Learn what tools the library can offer to bring your favorite characters to life.

STEM 101: Digital Photography

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join us as we explore different styles of digital photography and techniques to create better photos.

BFR Satellite Studio

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? BFR Satellite Studio has you covered during the summer months!

Reading Buddies

2:30pm at Mint Hill

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.*Registration is limited

STEAM 101: Scratch - Building a Video Game

3:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. This program is led by Volunteens.

Reading Buddies

3:00pm at Mint Hill

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.*Registration is limited

CMLibrary Presents: Todd Youngblood; Photography and Photoshop

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Join us for an inside look in the world of fashion, portrait, and product photography. Gain hands-on experience by practicing with a portable photography backdrop.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, grab your friends and come play Wii-U and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Players can sign in starting at 2:45 p.m.

Frontline Puppeteers

3:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join us for a fun puppet show and activity!

Microsoft Word Basics for Kids

3:00pm at Technology Training Lab at Morrison Regional

Want to use this powerful program to type letters and school papers? Come learn how to create, edit and save documents in Microsoft Word.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Mint Hill

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.*Registration is limited

Reading Buddies

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

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

4:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Adult Summer Break Activity Quiz

Calling all adults ages 18+! Complete the weekly Adult Summer Break Activity Quiz & be entered into a drawing to win free rental card and a goodie bag full of treats!

Paws to Read

4:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

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

Paws to Read

4:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

D&D for Tweens

5:30pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

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

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Present: Clayworks!

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Everyone is invited to join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Teen Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm. In July we will be discussing Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins. New members welcome! Snacks served!

Business/Nonprofit Development

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month to learn about a small business or nonprofit development topic! Light refreshments will be served.