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Friday, June 28, 2019

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.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Readers' Theatre: Drama Scene: Acting Games

Develop reading and comprehension skills by using scripts adapted from children’s literature to increase your presentation and public speaking skills. Here's your chance to act out!

Messy Makerspace: Beginner Sewing Camp

Learn the basics about fabrics, patterns and equipment while using our machines in this introductory class.

Preschool Storytime

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

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.

Now Showing: Mary Poppins Returns

12:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Bring your lunch, blankets and cushions and watch a movie at the library this Summer!

Readers' Theatre: Drama Scene: Acting Games

Develop reading and comprehension skills by using scripts adapted from children’s literature to increase your presentation and public speaking skills. Here's your chance to act out!

Now Showing: Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us for a special showing of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation.

Now Showing: Aquaman

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us for a special showing of Aquaman. Arthur Curry, the human-born heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

Learn Screen Printing

2:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

Learn Inkscape and LXi software and screenprinting techniques to create a fun "I Love Reading" T-shirt!

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.

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

Saturday, June 29, 2019

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

(All day) at West Boulevard

Grab your friends and come to play the game of the week on our gaming system and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: The Very Hungry Caterpillar

(All day) at Myers Park

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Eric Carle's "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

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.

Messy Makerspace *Family Time*

9:00am at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Messy Makerspace is open to ages teens and preteens working on a project together. 3D priniting, Vinyl cutting, heat press, and iMacs with various software are available for use.

Reading Buddies

9:30am 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.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Family 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.

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 Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Families with children birth to 11 years will enjoy stories, songs, movement, and activities that support language learning and build pre-literacy skills.

Send the Kids to College and Retire on Time

10:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

This program will focus on financial resources in preparing for college. Learn strategies for minimizing out-of-pocket costs and maximizing financial aid for college.

Technology Tutor

10:00am at Reference Area at University City Regional

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.

Summer Reading Buddies

Come and get help with elementary-level reading from a trained Teen Tutor. Walk-ins are welcome if available! Availability is subject to Teen Tutor availability.

Reading Buddies

10:00am 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.

Effective Business Communication For Entrepreneurs & Managers

10:00am at Sugar Creek

DescriptionSuccessful verbal, written and electronic communication requires work.

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.