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Behind the scenes of Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore

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Have you ever wondered what it takes to plan Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Summer Break program? It takes many, many dedicated staff from across the library system to pull off our largest systemwide initiative. In fact, even though we are still in the middle of this year's Summer Break program,...

Book & TV pairings for your summer entertainment

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We all love summer, but one miserable aspect, besides the humidity, is the television programming options. Your favorite network shows have wrapped up until fall, and you’ve already binge-watched every episode of your streaming shows. But have no fear—the Library is here to save your summer! We’ve...

July Is National Ice Cream Month

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July means heat and humidity, but they’re easy to handle when you’ve got ice cream to cool you off--that must be why July is National Ice Cream Month! Let’s celebrate! On a road trip this summer? See if any of the creameries from Scoop Adventures: The Best Ice Cream of the 50 States, by Lindsay...

Hit a home run with your Library!

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The Charlotte Knights, our hometown minor league baseball team, play just a few short blocks away from Main Library and Imaginon.  If you’re waiting for a game to start, why not stroll down to visit us?    Drop in to Main Library, only a short walk from BB&T Ballpark, to visit the Robinson-...

It's week two of Summer Break

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Have you signed up for Summer Break yet? Take your summer to the next level with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore program. Spend these warm vacation months reading and participating in fun activities and earn incentives along the way. Summer Break will run through...

We're almost one week into Summer Break!

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It's the most wonderful time of the year - Summer Break! Summer means no school, family vacations and plenty of time for reading and other educational activities. Take your summer to the next level with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore program.  We're already...

Welcome to week 3 of Summer Break!

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Welcome to week three of Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore! We hope your summer is off to a great start, and you are recording all of the time you have spent reading and learning. Summer Break 2018 runs from June 1 through August 12, 2018.  Sign up for Summer Break Looking for reading suggestions...

It's the final week of Summer Break

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Another summer has flown by! School supply shopping has begun, vacations are winding down and another Summer Break program is about to end.  Remember that Sunday, August 12 is the last day you can enter reading time and/or activities in your account. Participants have until Saturday, August 18 to...

Discover the learning moments all around us with Summer Break

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We're almost one month into Summer Break 2018! Did you know that babies, toddlers and preschoolers can join in on Summer Break too? Reading time includes time spent being read to and time spent reading to someone else. This means that parents can log time reading to their child for both parent and...

Summer Break: Carowinds ticket update

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We are almost through week nine of Summer Break: Read, Learn, Explore. You are all reading and learning so much this summer that you are exceeding all expectations! Carowinds was very generous in donating 2,000 tickets (more than four times the number of people who would have been eligible for a...