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Saturday, December 14, 2019

CMLibrary Presents : NC Indie Author Day

10:00am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join us for our third annual Indie Author Day. Each year, we welcome local indie authors, writers, to the community for a day of education, networking, mingling, and so much more!

Technology Tutor

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email and online applications. Sessions are 30 minutes.

Paws To Read

10:00am at Plaza Midwood

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Career Management Part Two

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Join Career Development Coach Ericka Spradley for this 2-part workshop. Learn to identify transferable skills, explore potential careers and complete a career assessment.

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.

Genealogy 101: How to Get Started

10:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Learn the basics of Genealogy in this course for beginners. Learn how to get started, what resources to use, how to set up a pedigree chart, and more.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 10:30 a.m-12:00 p.m. Sign up at the Train Desk.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Family Storytime

10:30am 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.

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.

Paws to Read

10:45am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest Presented by the Morrison Teen Advisory Cou

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Celebrate the holiday season by decorating your own Gingerbread House. Receive a pre-assembled house to decorate with icing, candy and other sweets; just bring your imagination and creativity!

STEAM 101: Gingerbread Challenege (Ages 8 to 15)

11:00am at Mint Hill

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. Ages 8-15. Registration is required.

Paws to Read

11:00am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Steele Creek Writers Group: Writers Resources and Peer Session

11:00am at Steele Creek

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, exchange ideas, and meet other local amateur writers.

Coding Skills: Basics

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by a volunteer and teen staff. The class will cover content used in web sites that teach step-by-step coding instruction.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

Stories in 2 Languages

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Mandarin Chinese, Spanish and others that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cu

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:00pm 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.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

ImaginOn's 2nd Annual Christmas Carol Marathon Reading

12:00pm at Park Family Story Lab at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

A new Christmas tradition in Charlotte, you say? Bah, humbug! Take a break from shopping and come sip some cider with us and celebrate the true spirit of the holidays.

English Literacy for Adults

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

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:30pm 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.

English Conversation Club

1:00pm at Matthews

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

Visual Arts Workshop with Live Music

1:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.