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E.g., 04/24/2018
E.g., 04/24/2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

NC Science Festival: Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Plaza Midwood

Kelvin the Robot will be playing hide and seek in the Children's Area through-out the month of April. Once you find all of his hiding places stop by the desk to claim your prize!

NC Science Festival: Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Steele Creek

Kelvin the Robot will be playing hide and seek in the Children's Area through-out the month of April. Once you find all of his hiding places stop by the desk to claim your prize!

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Afternoon Adventures

3:30pm at Sugar Creek

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities.

Reading Buddies (1st to 3rd grade)

4:00pm at Cornelius

If you are in grades 1-3rd, increase your reading confidence, fluency, & comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30 minute 1-on-1 session.

Paws to Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Homework Study Zone

4:00pm at Scaleybark

Drop by the library for the Study Zone Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get free online tutoring using our Chromebooks.

Creating with Books

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. Registration required.

Amigos Homework Help

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Cultural Exploration: Music Around the World

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Join us as we celebrate Music Culture around the world by watching variations of The Voice, music competition. Program will focus on blended songs of English and other languages.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

4:00pm at Main Library

Sign up for a 1 hour individual session with a library staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Reading Buddies

4:30pm at Steele Creek

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies (Ages 5 to 11)

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a teen volunteer. Please register for one 30 minute time slot.

Money Smart Week -Spending and Saving

4:30pm at Mountain Island

Join us when we explore spending and saving money. We will complete currency puzzles, buy things from our "store" and make a piggy bank to take home.

NC Science Festival/ Creative Journaling- The Great Egg Drop

4:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Use science and skill to design a system that will protect a raw egg from cracking during a fall. All materials provided.

Satellite Studio Session

4:30pm at Lobby at North County Regional

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Steele Creek

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Crossroads Cafe / Aprenda inglés con CPCC

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in grades K-5 with homework or reading practice. Please call 704.416.6400 to register.

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

Reading Buddies (Ages 5 to 11)

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a teen volunteer. Please register for one 30 minute time slot.

Homework Help

If you are between the ages of 5-11, come receive free homework help from library volunteers in a group setting. This is a drop-in program.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Southern Voices

5:30pm at Mint Hill

Southern Voices is a book club that explores books written by Southern authors.

E-Learning with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

5:30pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to take an online class with 4 different services: Universal Class, Lynda.com, Digital Learn, and Goodwill Community Foundation’s gcflearnfree.com.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Steele Creek

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen or adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Matthews

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.