Calendar

E.g., 02/19/2019
E.g., 02/19/2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Jobs 101

This series, presented by staff, will teach you how to create a resume, search and apply for jobs, and prepare for a job interview.

Satellite Studio Session

3:00pm at Davidson

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Learning Circle: American Sign Language

3:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

In this 5-week course, we will follow SignSchool's online American Sign Language (ASL) Basics course to learn and practice visual comprehension, signing, and basic expressive and receptive skills.

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

3:00pm at Internet Floor 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.

Now Showing: Teen Movie- Black Panther

3:30pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of a Black Panther. Light refreshments will be served.

STEAM 101 for Teens and Preteens

3:30pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments. Experiment and explore new technologies.

Cultural Exploration: African American History Month

3:30pm at Community Room A at Sugar Creek

Join us as we celebrate and explore African American History through literacy, activities, and gaming.

Puppet Show

4:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for a fun puppet show all about love and friendship.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone after school. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone after school. Spread out get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chrome books.

Minute to Win it!

Test your knowledge on a variety of topics with a self-paced trivia activity.

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

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.

Sew a Simple Vest

4:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

We will work on a simple sewing project as a way to learn to use the sewing machine. Please bring your own machine.

Rookie Science Jr: Hearts

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

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we talk about the science of your heart.

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Mountain Island

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

4:30pm at Mountain Island

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

4:30pm 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.

Children's Writing Group: Beyond the Book / Mas alla del libro

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the reading and writing process.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Matthews

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

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

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

Sugar Creek Reading Lab Club

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us each Wednesday at 5pm as we listen to interesting stories while improving literacy and critical thinking skills. A reading incentive or snack provided.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

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.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

5:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Learn about business plans, developing your business, & SCORE support services.

Community Service Project for Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Dungeons and Dragons For Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Registration required.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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 Homework Help

5:30pm at 1-on-1 Corner at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.