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E.g., 10/19/2019
E.g., 10/19/2019

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

History's Mysteries: How Did the Food Giants Get Started?

1:00pm at Matthews

Do you know how the global giants--Kellogg, Heinz and Coca Cola--got started? What “secret recipes” or corporate intrigues might be part of their histories?

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

1:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

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 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

Book an individual training session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop.

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.

Career Development Intensive Coaching

2:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Choose your path and schedule your one hour 1:1 career coaching! Discuss career barriers and develop an individual career development plan to help you reach your career goals.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

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 704-416-6600 option 4 to register.

Job Seeking: Resumes

2:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn writing and formatting tips that will help your resume stand out form the crowd and generate interviews. This workshop will cover the resume-building process from start to finish.

STEAM 101- Art!

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

BFR Gaming Day

Come have the ultimate gaming experience at the library. We have all modern gaming systems to compete and relax with friends.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Tutoring for Middle and High School Students

4:00pm at Davidson

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first served basis. Tutoring is provided by Davidson College students.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Sign up for a 45-minute individual session with a library volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email, job applications or other topics.

Teen Tutoring/Reading Buddies For School Age Children

4:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Come and get help with elementary-level reading, math or homework from a Teen Tutor. Call to register for a 30 minute session. Audience: Elementary (5-11)

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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

Reading Buddies

4:00pm 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 volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Teen Anime Club

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Minecraft Hour of Code

4:00pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by library staff.

Story Explorers: Fun with Frankenstein!

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities. We will explore the character "Frankenstein" through activities and literature.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Paws to Read

4:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

4:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Preteen Scene: Media Literacy: K-Pop

4:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

If you are between the ages of 10 and 14, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm 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

4:30pm 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 volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.