Calendar

E.g., 03/20/2019
E.g., 03/20/2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Community Learning Time

11:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

JOB FAIR @ MAIN

11:00am at Job Help Center at Main Library

It's that time of year again! The Main Library's Job Help Center is hosting its spring job fair on Wednesday, March 20 from 11am-1pm!

Preschool Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

English Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Wednesday from 11:15-12:00. Join this group to practice communicating in English with other adults in a relaxed group environment.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

Armchair Travel: A Visit to France

1:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Laura Meyer Wellman, the Honorary Consul for France, will talk about her lifelong love of France. She will talk about how to travel in France, what to see, where to stay, and where to eat.

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.

The Pocket-Size Book Club

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

The Pocket-Size Book Club is designed for busy adults--we meet every month to discuss books that are no more than 300 pages. In March we will discuss Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology Tutoring

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

Adult Sensory Story Time Program

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.

Adult Sensory Story Time

2:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us for this story time specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues or other developmental disabilities.

Anime Club

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

Satellite Studio Session

3:00pm at Davidson

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Internet Floor at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

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

STEAM 101

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Arts - Innovate, experiment, and explore the arts. This session will be creating with duct tape.

Adult Sensory Story Time

3:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Join us this story time specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders.

STEAM 101 for Teens and Preteens

3:30pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments. Experiment and explore new technologies.

Now Showing: Teen Movie The Hate U Give

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of our Community Read novel turned film "The Hate U Give". Light refreshments will be served.

Community Read: Family Tree

3:30pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

Branch out and create a visual family tree of the The Hate U Give. Discuss characters and themes from the book, and learn how to trace your roots and family history with Library resources.

Community Read Wishtree: Rookie Science Jr - Forestry

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

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

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mountain Island

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.

Community Read: Poetry Reading

4:00pm at Mint Hill

Join us for an interactive poetry event inspired by the Community Read title, "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone after school. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.