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E.g., 12/19/2018
E.g., 12/19/2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Family Storytime

10:00am at Mountain Island

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: Become a Preteen Volunteer!

10:00am at Myers Park

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

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.

Paws to Read

10:30am at Matthews

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

Listen & Move Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Reconstruction Tour

11:00am at Sugar Creek

Tour the LATIBAH artist T’Afo Feimster’s representation of the Reconstruction period with the theme of “Redefining Black America”.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Reading Buddies

12:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

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

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Discovering My Genius (Holiday Books)

1:00pm at Hickory Grove

Join the Baryonnoh Vision Non-Profit Organization for a genre based book club. Each month will focus on a different subject area.

Story Explorers: Fairy Tale STEAM: Trap the Gingerbread Man!

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Family Storytime

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.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

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

Finding and Using Online Information

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn to learn! Become self-sufficient in locating and using online Library resources to get trustworthy information for use at home, school or work.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11 are invited to come play Wii-U. Have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Creating with Books: Let There Be Light!

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month we will celebrate the Winter Solstice! Registration required.

Sunday, December 23, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

Holiday Literacy Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Myers Park

Drop in and search for 9 holiday-themed images hidden throughout the library. Find all 9 and receive a prize!

Paws to Read

2:00pm at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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

Clases de alfabetización en español para Adultos / Spanish Literacy for Adults

Mejore su escritura, comprensión de lectura y pronunciación con clases individuales en un ambiente amigable. Llame para preguntar y hacer cita. By appointment only.

Monday, December 24, 2018

Library is CLOSED

Library is closed Christmas Eve.

Holiday Literacy Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Myers Park

Drop in and search for 9 holiday-themed images hidden throughout the library. Find all 9 and receive a prize!