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E.g., 09/21/2019

Thursday, September 26, 2019

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.

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.

Festival: Hispanic Heritage Celebration

4:30pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with us. We'll enjoy food, music, and a real pinata.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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

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.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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.

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.

Study Buddies: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in K-12 or the Early College program can receive free homework help from volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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.

Freedom To Read Week: Banned Books Jeopardy

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Come and join us for an evening of trivia, as we celebrate Freedom to Read Week! Test your knowledge of the most frequently challenged books.

Reading Mentor Training

Discover strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm 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

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.

Lego Club: Blocks and Books

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Explore engineering through stories, hands-on educational activities, & manipulatives. Bring your imagination. LEGO blocks are provided.

Thrilling Thursdays: U.S. Geography Trivia

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

How well do you know your U.S. geography? Join us on Thursday and see how well you do. Test your knowledge and compare your results to your friends.

Breast Cancer Awareness

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Mecklenburg and Cabarrus Counties have higher breast cancer mortality and incidence rates in African American and Hispanic women, compared to other counties in the area.

CML Presents: Victoria Chopra Networking Basics

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

Learn how to make great first impressions and network for your career in this program.

Paws To Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

College and Career Connections: My Next Step

This program is designed to help you figure out your next step to successfully plan for your future. Whether you know your path, or you’re still figuring things out, we’re here to help guide you.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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

English Conversation Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring!

Job Seeking: Personal Branding

6:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Personal branding begins and ends with you. It’s the portrait that you paint of yourself each and everyday. Learn how to create a brand statement.

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.

Career Talk over Coffee: : A Job Search and Career Conversation Group

6:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

An informal group discussion on job hunting vs.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Family Storytime

6:30pm 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.

Pajama Storytime

6:30pm 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.