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E.g., 09/22/2019
E.g., 09/22/2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Portuguese Conversation Club

11:30am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

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.

Makerspace Open Hours

1:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The Makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

Daylily Book Club - Afternoon

1:30pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month and discuss fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection: The Radium Girls by Kate Moore. All adults welcome; registration required.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Job Fair Prep

2:00pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Learn tips and tricks to make the most of your Job Fair experience.

American Sign Language Conversation Group

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join Rebecca Wilson, professional ASL interpreter, to learn American Sign Language basics and practice conversation skills.

Career Exploration

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

These programs are designed to help you explore different careers.

Paws to Read

3:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

Homework Study Zone

3:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the Library for the Study Zone hours. Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Teen Board Games

3:00pm at Steele Creek

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a library volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Reading Buddies

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

Lego Club

4:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Drop in on Tuesday afternoons for Lego Club! We'll bring the Lego you bring the imagination! Lego idea books will be on hand and available for checkout.

Tech Career Exploration

4:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn from a technology professional about their background and career path.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a library volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Reading Buddies

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

Makerspace: Fandom Stickers

4:00pm at Makerspace 2 at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Show off your fandom! Participants will learn how to use Inkscape to prepare simple images and turn them into stickers using our vinyl cutter.

Empowering your Vision with Photography (Part 2)

4:00pm at West Boulevard

Photography is all math and science, but there is enough magic there to enable you to explore yourself, your family and your world.

Makerspace Open Hours

4:00pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Messy Makerspace is open to ages 10-18.

Tutoring for Teens

Students in grades 6th-12th or early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 session. Sessions available on a first come, first serve basis.

Preteen Scene

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills. This month we're focusing on healthy choices.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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.

Adulting 101

5:00pm at Mountain Island

Teens, come learn basic budgeting skills at the library.

English Class: Crossroads Cafe

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

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.

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.