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E.g., 07/16/2019
E.g., 07/16/2019

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Chess Club

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

5:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn about business plans, developing your business, & SCORE support services.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session at 5:30, 6, or 6:30 p.m.

Community Service Project for Teens- Water Bottles

5:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

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

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)

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

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

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Make-up 101

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Learn about the life of a professional make-up artist and explore different make-up techniques with D’yago Alegria. This four-session program is for adults and will be presented in Spanish.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

7:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Earth as Art: See, Read, Explore

9:00am at Main Library

As part of the Library's Summer Break, at Main Library there are 38 images of our Earth as photographed from satellites in space. These images are beautiful.

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Under the Sea!

9:00am at Myers Park

Learn about a variety of marine life by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18-23 months)

9:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

AGES 18 to 23 MONTHS (younger toddlers). Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

Baby Storytime

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Toddler Storytime

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

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Summer Break Community Service Project: Be a Preteen Volunteer! (ages 8 to 12)

9:30am at Myers Park

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

Family Storytime

9:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural 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.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural 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.

Math Tutoring: Elementary through High School Algebra

10:00am at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Cornelius

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-3800 to make an appointment.