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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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.

Turning Pages Book Club

9:00am at Main Library

Turning Pages Book Club brings together homeless, housed and those in transition for a time of reading and sharing of good books.

Toddler Storytime

9:00am at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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.

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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Paws to Read

10:00am at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

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

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.

Math Tutoring: Elementary through High School Algebra

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.

Resume Review: 1 on 1 Support Session

10:00am at Sugar Creek

One-on-one assistance with developing/editing your resume or cover letter and other job related documents.

Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Family Storytime

10:15am 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

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.

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

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.

Technology Tutor

10:30am at Mint Hill

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment.

Listen & Move Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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 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.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Reptiles and Amphibians

10:30am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Learn about reptiles and amphibians by seeing the real thing! Rachel Smith, educator with Reedy Creek Park, will be your guide as you explore the world of cold-blooded animals.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Presents: Frontline Puppeteers

10:30am at Sugar Creek

Join us for a special performance by the Library's Frontline Puppeteers. This 45-minute puppet show is based on stories from children's picture books

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Connections that Count Spanish Storytime / Conexiones que cuentan

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Spanish-language storytime. Children enjoy favorite stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skills.

Literacy Activity

10:30am at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

Participate in a variety of self-directed literacy activities that support early literacy practices. Drop in anytime between 10:30am to 12pm to make a keepsake item to take home!

Magic and Wonder! Summer School Aged Program

10:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

For School Aged Children Grades K-5. Call (704) 416-4000 to register.Come be amazed!

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Resume Review: 1 on 1 Support Session

10:30am at Sugar Creek

One-on-one assistance with developing/editing your resume or cover letter and other job related documents.