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Saturday, November 16, 2019

The Poem in the Poem: Finding and Celebrating Your Voice

10:00am at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Join award-winning poet J. Ward for a full day workshop with guided presentation and free supported writing time. A simple lunch will be provided. Registration required.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 10:30 a.m-12:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

Family Storytime

10:30am 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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Mint Hill

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Guiding Parents to Services: Applied Behavior Analysis in Practice

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Butterfly Effect is a leading national provider of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services for children and adolescents affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

CPCC Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda Ingles con Crossroads Cafe

10:30am at Cornelius

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

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.

Community Service Project: Love Your Library, Be a Preteen Volunteer!

10:30am at Scaleybark

 Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:00am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Extension Master Gardeners

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Gardening begins with good soil!

Stories in 2 Languages

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

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and others that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cu

Library Codelab: Intro to Web Concepts && Tech Careers

11:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

This introductory workshop covers the fundamentals of web development in layman terms. This is a no-code workshop.

NANOWRIMO: Write in

11:00am at Study Room B at North County Regional

Participating in NANOWRIMO? Writing is a lonely pursuit so we are offering a space on Saturdays in November where you can write with your peers.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Drums4Life

11:00am at West Boulevard

Join Drums4Life (D4L) drum circle to experience the spontaneous creation of music on a variety of drums and percussion instruments. No prior experience or instruments are necessary.

College & Career Connections: Trade School Fair

11:00am at Sugar Creek

Are you considering alternatives to a four-year college degree? Join us at Sugar Creek Library, November 16th, 2019 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Community Service Saturday

11:00am at Sugar Creek

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

[CANCELED] Gaming Tournament

11:00am at West Boulevard

Teens and adults are welcome to join our video Gaming Tournament.

Prolific Pens Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, meet other local amateur writers, and exchange ideas.

National Novel Writing Month Open Writing Sessions (NaNoWriMo)

11:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Need a space to work on your National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)? Drop in on Saturdays to get some quality time in a welcoming and focused work space.

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.