Calendar

E.g., 11/14/2019
E.g., 11/14/2019

Thursday, November 14, 2019

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.

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.

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

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Discover how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Study Buddies: Homework Help

5:30pm at Scaleybark

Students in K-8 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.

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.

Manga Mania! Teen Anime Club: Naruto Shippuden Board Game

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture. Join Scaleybark's Anime Club and meet other fans!

Cooking for the Holidays with Chef Bazzelle, Owner of Mert's Heart & Soul

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

Join Chef James Bazzelle as he gives us a stellar soul food cooking demonstration that will have your mouth watering.

Evening Edition Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss Varina by Charles Frazier. Copies of the book will be available for check out ahead of time.

Resources to Help Pay for College: College & Career Connections

6:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Ever think college was not an option because you couldn’t afford it?

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

6:00pm at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

Grab your friends and come play games on the Switch and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills

Reading Buddies

6:00pm 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.

Library Codelab Presents: Carolina Fintech Hub

6:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Join us as Carolina Fintech Hub provides a short presentation on an exciting (and free) learning opportunity they will be offering.

Job Seeking: To Thine Own Self . . .Knowing Your Strengths

6:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

To thine own self be true - what are your strengths? Join us as Victoria Chopra of CASHRM discusses this important aspect of the job search process.

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

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!

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.

CMLibrary Presents Dr. Tom Hanchett: "Food from Home"

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

What foods remind you of your growing up?

Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Come and discuss "As Long As We Both Shall Live" a novel" by JoAnn Chaney.

Hands-On Make Your First Short Documentary (Session B)

6:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

This is an opportunity for adults to wrap their heads around the steps it takes to make a short, low budget documentary from scratch.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.

Books on Tap: Matthews 20s & 30s Book Club

7:00pm at Matthews

Meet us at Seaboard Taproom and Wine Bar for this casual book club! Grab a drink and join the discussion.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Happy Birthday, Sesame Street!

(All day) at Myers Park

Celebrate Sesame Street's 50th birthday by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt! Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Health Education: Health Care Navigator

9:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Do you need health insurance? Do you have questions about your coverage?

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

Come join a health insurance navigator from the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy as they guide you through the Health Insurance Marketplace Open

Health Education: ONE Charlotte Health Alliance

9:00am at Hickory Grove

Join ONE Charlotte Health Alliance to get FREE health screenings and connect to local resources.

Community Learning Time

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

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.