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Friday, June 21, 2019

Family Storytime

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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 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.

Favorite Books Book Club-Eleanor Oliphant is Competely Fine

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the third Friday of every month. June's selection is British author, Gail Honeyman's, Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine--a perennial bestseller since its 2017 debut!

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A storytime in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

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.

Little Mystery Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley. Led by a staff member. New members are welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60 minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Preschool Storytime

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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 History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Now Showing: The LEGO Movie 2 The Second Part

12:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Bring your lunch, blankets and cushions and watch a movie at the library this Summer!

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