Calendar

E.g., 11/12/2019
E.g., 11/12/2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

Learn basic Arabic in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Arabic.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades K-12, come to receive free homework help from Sugar Creek volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in session.

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.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:15pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road 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.

Matthews Fiction Writing Group

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Graphic Novel Book Club at Spandex City

6:30pm at Mountain Island

Join us at Spandex City on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm! In November we will be discussing 'Nimona' by Noelle Stevenson. New members always welcome!

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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 (Bilingual)

6:30pm 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 teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Happy Birthday, Sesame Street!

(All day) at Myers Park

Celebrate Sesame Street's 50th birthday by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt! Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Baby Storytime

9:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

Baby Storytime

9:15am 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.

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Toddler Storytime

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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 Community Room at Mountain Island

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.

Personal Finance Series: Paying for Eldercare Without Going Broke

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join Scott TenBroeck from Elder Care Options and learn about the different types of care available for older adults and how to pay for each service.

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.

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

10:00am at Matthews

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-5000 option 4 to register.

Toddler Storytime (ages 18-35 months)

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Toddlers will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. [This program is for 18-35 month olds.]

Financial Literacy: The Road to Medicare

10:00am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Come join Sandy Arsenault, a Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) Trained Counselor, as she presents an overview of Medicare.

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.

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

Family Storytime at Good Shepherd Preschool

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

Two Time Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Two-year-olds will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language developement, listening and social skills. [This program is for 24-35 month olds.]

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.