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E.g., 07/18/2019

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Reading Buddies

1:30pm 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.

Rookie Science: Building

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Discovery Place Matter Matters

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

Learn about science and explore matter with Discovery Place! Investigate the properties of solids, liquids and gases while conducting exciting experiments.

Community Service Project for Preteens and Teens

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us for our Community Service program, and give back to your community!

Frontline Puppeteers

2:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

The Frontline Puppeteers perform a 45-minute puppet show complete with literacy, hilarity and hijinks.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Computer Basics: Typing

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Come and learn typing skills with free websites like GCFLearnFree.org and Typing.com.

Mobile Technology: Smartphone Basics Using Android Phones

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Three-part series, on Wesnesdays (July 17-July 31).

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

Adult Sensory Story Time Program

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

Join us for this story time filled with stories, songs and activities.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Monster Slayers

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Monster Slayers role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Kitchen Chemistry: Will it Taco?

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking. Let's 'taco' about some of our favorite summer reads, look at new teen cookbooks and create some one of a kind tacos.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Messy Makerspace is open to ages teens & preteens working on a project together.

STEAM 101: The Science of Making Ice Cream

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

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

Reading Buddies

2:00pm 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.

Technology Tutor

2:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Technology help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Google Drive, Gmail, Smartphone assistance, and other similar topics. Sessions are 30 minutes.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Campfire Stories

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Experience oral storytelling with no costumes, music, props, or books.

Job Seeking: Kelly Services Educational Staffing

2:00pm at Sugar Creek

Stop by the lobby and talk with Kelly Services Educational Staffing who will be taking applications for positions with the CMS schools.

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

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.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Dakota and Friends

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

"Real" Dinosaurs! Meet and interact with Dakota, pet a baby T-Rex and watch an egg being hatched. This program is for school-aged children who have completed kindergarten.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Storytellers

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn traditional storytelling and listen to oral folktales from Frontline Storyteller Carl Schwanke.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

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

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Children's Play 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.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Children's Play 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.

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.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Hickory Grove

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.