Calendar

E.g., 11/14/2019
E.g., 11/14/2019

Monday, November 18, 2019

Paws to Read

6:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available. Sign up at the Train Desk.

English Conversation Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring!

Jennifer Cook-DeRosa and Homeschooling for College Credit

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for this informative program designed for homeschooling parents and teens.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

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

6:00pm 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.

Spanish Conversation Club

6:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

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

Overbooked: Middle School Book Club

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us on the third Monday of each month at 6:00pm. This month we will be discussing The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson. New members welcome! Snacks served!

Homework Help Hour

Come study and get assistance with homework every Monday at the library. This program is open to any student from K-12 that needs assistance with their assigned homework.

Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Steele Creek

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

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

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 704-416-5431 to register.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:30pm at Children/Teen Programming at North County 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.

Job Search Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:30pm at Matthews

Drop in for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help developing/editing your resume or cover letter and/or applying for jobs. No registration required.

Paws to Read

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

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Strange New Worlds Book Club

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is Beacon 23 by Hugh Howey.

Pajama-Rama on The Plaza

7:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Wear your Pjs and bring a cuddly friend to enjoy stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skill development. The whole family is welcome.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Tuesday, November 19, 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

9:00am at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Preschool Storytime

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Baby Storytime

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 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.

Get to Know the Library Catalog: A Beginner's Guide to Bibliocommons

9:30am at Computer Lab at Matthews

Bibliocommons is the library's online catalog. Learn the basics of searching and browsing the library catalog, placing holds, and managing your library account.

Tiny Tots

9:30am at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

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

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.

Active Reading Workshop

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

This workshop is for parents/caregivers of children ages 2-5 and their children. Registration is required.

Daylily Book Club - Morning

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month and discuss fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders.

Mobile Technology: Smartphone Basics Using Android Phones

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Four-part series, on Tuesdays (Nov. 5 - Nov. 26).