Have you ever wanted to learn how to use technology to create digital media? This spring, you can get hands-on with creative experiences in our Satellite Studios! These mini-makerspace experiences give people of all ages the opportunity to explore new technologies, create video and audio content,...
What is a makerspace? It's a learning environment for people to connect with others and create meaningful projects, using technologies and other tools that might not be easily accessible. Here are three types of maker experiences currently offered at your Library.
Idea Box in Main Library (for...
VolunTeen and Internship Opportunities
Are you interested in becoming a VolunTeen or Satellite Studio Intern at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library? Our VolunTeen initiative is now year-round, which means that teens ages 13 to 17* now have the opportunity to earn community service hours by becoming a...
The latest exhibit at Main Library is out of this world. Truly.
Earth as Art 4: A Fusion of Science and Art features colorized, infrared Landsat satellite images of Earth from creative vantage points. All the images were acquired by Landsat 8, the satellite launched by NASA in 2013, and the...
The holiday season is a time of giving, and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library offers many opportunities for volunteers to give back...even if you want to make volunteering one of your New Year's resolutions.
Did you know that in the last year, more than 1,300 volunteers donated 59,000 hours of their...
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and MIT Media Lab’s Space Exploration Initiative have teamed-up! Thanks to PLIX (Public Library Innovation Exchange), the Library is offering a FREE six-week series Climate CubeSat Co-building Outreach Program.
The Public Library Innovation Exchange is a Knight...