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E.g., 08/22/2019

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

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.

Canva.com Design Class

6:00pm at Technology Training Lab at Morrison Regional

No design experience? No problem!

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

6:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Reading Buddies

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

Reading Buddies

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

Puppet Show

6:30pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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

7:00pm 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.

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Fourth Annual Independence Regional Library Summer Book Sale

Come to our 4th annual big book sale blowout! One day isn't enough! Sale goes from August 21-24. Best prices of the year! Taking place in the library lobby.

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Dog Days of Summer!

(All day) at Myers Park

Cool off inside the library while learning about a variety of popular dog breeds 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.

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

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.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

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 Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

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

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.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural 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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Cornelius

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-3800 to make an appointment.

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

Family Storytime at Huntersville Arts and Cultural 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 at Huntersville Arts and Cultural 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.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

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.

Community Learning Time: Sensory Bins

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Hands-on bins to explore the senses.

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.

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.

Family Storytime

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

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Community Learning Time

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.