Calendar

E.g., 10/17/2019
E.g., 10/17/2019

Monday, October 21, 2019

Pajama-Rama on The Plaza

7:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Wear your Pjs and bring a cuddly friend to enjoy stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skill development. The whole family is welcome.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Strange New Worlds Book Club

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Matthews

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.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: STEAM Month!

(All day) at Myers Park

Learn new concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

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.

Turning Pages Book Club

9:00am at Main Library

Turning Pages Book Club brings together homeless, housed and those in transition for a time of reading and sharing of good books.

Preschool Storytime

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

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

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 Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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

Daylily Book Club - Morning

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month and discuss fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection: Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann.

Literacy & Word Play Group Visit

10:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

Participate in literacy-related activities, which may include: scavenger hunts, board games, hands-on technology, and more.

Active Survival: The ABC’s to Active Shooter Response. Presented by CMPD.

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

This is a free 2-hour class which is lecture/demonstration driven…there are no scenarios, role playing, or practical exercises.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am 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.

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Children's Area at Mint Hill

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

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.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.

Baby Storytime (ages 0-17 months)

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks for Adults

10:30am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

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.

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Connections that Count Spanish Storytime / Conexiones que cuentan

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Spanish-language storytime.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Sugar Creek

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

Technology Tutor

10:30am 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

Family Storytime

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.