Calendar

E.g., 10/14/2019
E.g., 10/14/2019

Monday, October 14, 2019

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mountain Island

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

Reading Buddy

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Anime Club

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for Anime Club, where we'll explore Japanese culture, talk about our favorite anime and manga, and watch episodes on CrunchyRoll! Registration required!

Mountain Island Library Writers Group

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, exchange ideas and meet other local amateur writers.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Big Bang beTween: Comic Book Club

4:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 8 and 12, grab your friends and join us at Spandex City to enjoy crafting and geek out on everything comics and manga related!

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.

STEAM Month: Rookie Science-Zombies

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Today we will look at the science of zombies and make some of our own.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Favorite Books Book Club-In the Woods

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us one Friday every month. For October, we'll discuss In the Woods by Irish mystery writer, Tana French.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

STEAM Month: Mecklenburg County Extension Master Gardeners

11:00am at Community Room at Mountain Island

October is STEAM Month! Join us with Master Gardener, Hallie Walker, and learn about the selection, planting, and maintenance of wood ornamentals.

Community Service Project

2:00pm at Mountain Island

Work with Project Linus, a non-profit organization, to create and provide homemade blankets to children in need.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mountain Island

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Teens Write, Create & Communicate

5:00pm at Mountain Island

Aspiring writer and/or artist? Come and join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet fellow creators.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers.