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E.g., 06/26/2019
E.g., 06/26/2019

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Health Education: Yoga for Cancer

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

This program will explain how yoga classes for cancer patients can provide a much needed outlet for stress relief and physical strengthening during what may be the most challenging time of a person

Technology Tutoring

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Insects & Creepy Crawlies

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn about insects and explore creepy crawlies with this program by Parks and Rec. This program is for grades K-5 and registration is required.

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.

Teen Geek Club: Space

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring out your inner geek and share your fandom with themed activities celebrating the universe, spaceships, and outer space in pop culture.

Reading Buddies

2:30pm 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

3:00pm 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

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, grab your friends and come play Wii-U and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Players can sign in starting at 2:45 p.m.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Soap Bubble Circus with Steve Langley

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

The "Soap Bubble Circus" is a unique, joy filled, educational and magical experience. It is part Science, part Math, part Magic and part Entertainment.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Todd Youngblood Photography

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Explore photography and creating beautiful images with professional photographer Todd Youngblood.

Technology/Job 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.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm 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

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Hickory Grove

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

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

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.

STEAM 101: Art Club

4:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join other young artist as we explore different media and techniques to make art.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm 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

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

Reading Buddies

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

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 at 5:30, 6, or 6:30 p.m.

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

App Chat

6:00pm at Mountain Island

Discover must-have and recommended apps for your digital device from staff and other technology users like you. Open to all tech levels.

Technology Tutor

6:00pm 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.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Heartfulness Meditation

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Come for this four part series led by Faith Northington. Learn techniques to relax and meditate. Heartfulness is a simple technique to learn for a deeper connection with your inner self.