Calendar

E.g., 11/19/2019
E.g., 11/19/2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Rookie Science - Genetics

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we explore the science of genes and inheritance traits.

Teen Anime Club

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

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.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

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, email, job applications or other topics.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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

Paws to Read

4:15pm 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

4:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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

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.

Idea Box: Coat of Arms

4:30pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Teen & Pre-Teen makers will explore a STEAM-based activity during this program. Join Makerspace staff for an interactive and engaging program on teens using a vinyl cutter and heating press.

Story Explorers: Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat

4:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities.

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.

Paws to Read

4:45pm 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.

Paws to Read

5:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm 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.

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.

BeTWEEN Worlds: Book Club

5:00pm at Plaza Midwood

If you are between the ages of 8 and 12, grab your friends and join us as we jump into an assigned book and discuss the uniqueness of different worlds. New members are welcomed!

Teen Geek Club Explores: Netflix Original - Raising Dion

5:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Participate in a discussion and activities about films, comics, and music. The feature film will be " Raising Dion".

Rookie Science

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks!

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Teens and preteens are invited to join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

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.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Black Wall Streets, USA

5:30pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Join Levine Museum of the New South's Historian, Dr. Willie Griffin, as he discusses Black Wall Streets.

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

North County Regional Wordsmiths

5:30pm at Study Room B at North County Regional

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers. Registration encouraged.

Dungeons and Dragons for Tweens

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 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.