Calendar

E.g., 09/17/2019
E.g., 09/17/2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Armchair Travel

1:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Discussions on travel destinations around the world.

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 September we will discuss The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker.

Technology Tutoring

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

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 Tutor

2:00pm 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.

Microsoft Word Tips and Tricks

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

Have you mastered the basics of Word? Learn helpful tips and shortcuts to streamline and enhance your word documents.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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.

Now Showing

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us for a movie screening. Light refreshments will be provided.

Teen STEAM 101

3:00pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Arts - Innovate, experiment, and explore the arts. This session we'll be perler beads.

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.

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

3:00pm 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.

Teen Summit

Join us for a round-table discussion on and learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world.

STEAM 101 for Teens and Preteens

3:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

From Page to Screen: The Sun is Also a Star

3:30pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film adaptation of The Sun is Also a Star. See the story brought to life!

Rookie Science Jr - Catapults

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 catapults and simple machines.

Loft Teen Pop Culture Trivia

Join us in The Loft for a special version of trivia on pop culture and current events

Makerspace Open Hours

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

Messy Makerspace is open to ages 10-18.

Sew a Simple Messenger Bag.

Bring your sewing machine or use one of ours! We will create a simple messenger bag to use for books, notebooks, and your laptop!

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 volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

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

Big Bang beTween: Comic Book Club

4:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 8 and 12, grab your friends and join us at Spandex City to enjoy crafting and geek out on everything comics and manga related!

My First Book Club (Grades 1 & 2)

4:30pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us this month as we discuss Douglas, You're a Genius" by Ged Adamson. New members welcome!

Tutoring for Teens

**Math Only**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.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 5 to 11 years, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 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

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

Preteen Scene: Beyond the Book / Más allá del libro

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills. Experience reading in a different way!

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of (5-11), increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h