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E.g., 02/21/2019

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

Frontline Puppeteers

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

The Frontline Puppeteers perform a 45-minute puppet show complete with literacy, hilarity and hijinks.

Summer Break Special

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Summer Break Special

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

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

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Book Walk

Drop in and join us for an interactive Book Walk on the patio with special activities to follow. This month's book is 'Chicka Chicka Boom Boom' by Bill Martin Jr.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

Social Security Disability Webinar

2:30pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

This webinar will educate participants on the types of adult Social Security Disability benefits, how you qualify, the application process, and what you will need to show to prove you are entitled

Reading Buddies

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

On the Shelf Teen Book Club:

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

A book club for teens in grades 6-12. The club meets monthly at 6:00 pm for book discussions, games, and activities.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Listen and Move

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Family Storytime

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 Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

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

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Interested in becoming a Preteen Volunteer? Attend this orientation to learn the ins and outs of becoming a volunteer at the library. To register call: 704-416-6400. Space is limited.

Plaza Midwood Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Listen & Move Storytime

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

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Homework Help

11:00am at Hickory Grove

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help in math or science from high school student volunteers in a group setting. Registration is not required.

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

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.

Reading Buddies

12:30pm 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.

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

STEAM 101: Digital Photography

2:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join us as we explore different styles of digital photography and techniques to make art to enhance the library.