The LaundryCares Foundation will host a Free Laundry and Literacy Day in collaboration with Too Small to Fail from 1-6 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021, at LaundroLab located at 5618 Albemarle Road, Charlotte, NC 28212. During this event, children can engage in early literacy activities with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and puppet-making with master puppeteer Marilyn Price. Additionally, families will also receive free children’s books on behalf of the LaundryCares Foundation.
Project Outpour provides judgment-free access to mobile showers and hygiene services to homeless residents of Charlotte. The mobile trailer is outfitted with two bathrooms that each contain a shower, toilet, sink, mirror and an electrical outlet.
Reading in Color started 5 years ago. See how it's grown and impacted the community.
Outreach Services reflects on how the pandemic has changed the direction of their work and the impact they have in the community.
Library on Call is a new Library program to reach the senior population of Mecklenburg County with stories, jokes, and more through calling in.
Though Charlotte Mecklenburg Library celebrates newcomers to Charlotte yearlong through the #welcomeCLT initiative, the Library will celebrate National Welcoming Week from September 11-20, 2020 with bilingual reads in English and Spanish for all ages. The purpose of #welcomeCLT is to provide new residents (with an emphasis on international newcomers) with information and resources about their new community.