This December, Charlotte temperatures have ranged from a balmy 70 to the frigid 20s this past weekend. While our last white Christmas was in 2010, our city normally isn’t suited for traditional winter sports. During the holiday season, however, head to the Nascar Hall of Fame, which transforms...
Did you know that the Library offers free access to online tutors? That's right. With your library card, you can get free help from a live, online, qualified tutor—up to 10 free tutoring sessions each week!
And you can use this service—which is powered by Tutor.com—from home, school and even the...
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For many families, spring break is the quintessential time to travel, meet with family members, explore and sight-see. If costs associated with vacationing is placing a damper on your family’s fun meter, why not try new resources that won’t...
June is Great Outdoors Month!
Whether you’re biking or beachcombing, the Library has everything you need to prepare for your summer outside!
Great Outdoors Month began as a weeklong celebration in 1998 and grew into a monthlong celebration to highlight outdoor recreation benefits. According to a...
That nasty winter weather is almost gone and it's already April 2017! Spring is in full swing, and that means packing away all those bulky winter things and start thinking about that oh so fun spring cleaning. Perhaps your health could use a bit of "cleaning" as well. If you feel you’ve gotten...
The stock market can be intimidating. Getting help with financial planning and investments can be costly. Who do you trust, how much do you invest, when is the right time, how much do you need to start? Even DIY investing can be costly because of the fees associated with research sites. But, you...
As this blog shared three weeks earlier, June is National Audiobook Month, and there’s no reason not to enjoy a book in your favorite genre as, say, a mystery. Why not enjoy the book as told to you by a skillful audiobook narrator? You have good options at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.
Are you dreading the hordes of shoppers who will hit the shops on Friday to find bargains for the holidays? Head over to your local library instead, and find Black Friday deals you won't find anywhere else!
Black Friday Book Sales
Did you know that many of our locations have ongoing book sales?...