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Friday, June 21, 2019

You're a Poet and Don't Know It!

Collaborate with other kids as you share poetry, give and receive feedback, and support each other through the writing process. Roses are red, our poems are too.

Now Showing: Lego Movie 2

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us for a special showing of The Lego Movie 2: The Last Part.

Active Reading Workshop: Part 2 of 2

2:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

From Page to Screen: Teen Movie Time!

2:00pm at Mint Hill

Whether you already love the comic books or want to watch the movie before reading them, join us for the film adaptation of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. See the story brought to life!

Makerspace Open Hours

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

Reading Buddies

2:00pm 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

2:30pm 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

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.

Saturday, June 22, 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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Library Improvement

9:30am at Main Library

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us as we work on various projects for the 2nd floor of Main Library.

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.

Adult Writing Group

10:00am at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Serious writers of all skill levels and genres are invited to share their work. Bring 1-3 pages of something you’re writing.

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

Community Service Saturday

10:00am at Mint Hill

Community service is an excellent way to give back to your community! Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: The Carolinas Aviation Museum Little Aviators

10:00am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Out of all the people on our planet, only 571 have been to outer space! Join us to explore the International Space Station and what it’s like to be an astronaut.

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.

Math Tutoring: Elementary through 6th grade math

10:00am at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.

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.

Weekend Mystery Book Club ***CANCELLED***

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us on September 28th for Weekend Mystery Book Club's return. New members are welcome.

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

10:30am 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.

Community Service Project - AC&C: Cat Litter Boxes

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.