Adult Services

Your public library offers materials, services, and programs designed to meet a variety of needs throughout adult life.  Whether you are just entering the "real world", coming back to the Library as a new parent, re-entering the workforce, or ready to retire and enjoy the future, the Library has something for you!

Adult Resources is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business.

Mango Languages

A language-learning software with over 70 world language courses and over 17 ESL/ELL courses, featuring an engaging user interface, voice comparison, fresh design, foreign language films, cultural anecdotes, and a user-friendly mobile app.

Universal Class

An online education experience offering over 540 courses in subjects like entrepreneurship, technology, health, career assistance, and more.

Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC)

A testing and education preparation resource that includes in-depth information on college, graduate, and professional programs, professional training, scholarships, and entrance tests alongside practice tests for entrance exams, certifications, and

Adult Programs & Events

English Conversation Club

Wednesday, August 21 11:15 AM
Independence Regional

All are welcome! Each Wednesday from 11:15-12:00. Join this group to practice communicating in English with other adults in a relaxed group environment. This group meets after Storytime and your children are welcome!

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The Pocket-Size Book Club

Wednesday, August 21 1:00 PM

The Pocket-Size Book Club is designed for busy adults--we meet every month to discuss books that are no more than 300 pages. In August we will discuss White Rose Black Forest by Eoin Dempsey. New members welcome!

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Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

Wednesday, August 21 1:00 PM

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor. Limited to 10 attendees at a time. No registration necessary. TUESDAYS-THURSDAYS FROM 1:00– 3:00 P.M.

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Technology Tutor

Wednesday, August 21 2:00 PM
Mint Hill

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-5200, ext. 4 to make an appointment.

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Technology Tutoring

Wednesday, August 21 2:00 PM
Independence Regional

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (2PM-3PM) on Wednesday afternoons. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email, resumes, and online employment applications- By appointment only.

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Contact Adult Services

Phone: 704-416-0129
Chantez Neymoss, Adult Services Coordinator

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Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed