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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This program is for 18-23 month olds.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 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.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

English Conversation Club

11:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

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.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

Increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Call 704-416-3800 to register.

STEAM 101

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Teen Writing Group

6:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers.

We're Talking Again

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Introduction to Finding Grants

9:30am at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your nonprofit.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, May 9, 2020

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

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

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.

The LEGO CLUB: Blocks and Books

1:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

Join us on CMS Teacher Workdays and select Saturday afternoons for The Lego Club! We'll bring the Lego, you bring the imagination.

Laundry Day - Be a Part of the Narrative

2:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Be a part of the narrative. Airing Out the "Dirty" Laundry is an ongoing community art movement that invites participation in two distinct, but connected ways.

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Do you like to write? Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels. Critiques are available.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Financial Literacy: Money Magnets -- Club for Kid Business Owners in Training

2:30pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Ever dream of owning your own business and earning money to spend how you like? Let Alexandra Arrington, a former child entrepreneur, show you the ropes.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Silver Sundays: Movie Matinee

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come and join us for our Silver Screen Movie Matinee at Beatties Ford Library for our Silver Sundays Series! These programs are geared towards older adults, but all are welcome to participate.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Career Talk Over Coffee: Networking for Writers @ 7th St Market

10:00am at Off Site at Main Library

The Job Help Center is hosting a monthly “Career Talk over Coffee” at 7th Street Market just a block away from the Library. Join us for coffee and conversation!

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Email Basics Using Gmail

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

If you're new to email, join us to create an email account using Google's free email service Gmail. Learn to send emails, attach files, manage your contacts and organize your inbox.

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

ASC Culture Blocks: Get Creative With Clay

Join Clayworks for a hands on pottery making workshop where you will learn to make a one of a kind clay project that will last a lifetime. Registration required.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.