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E.g., 12/16/2018
E.g., 12/16/2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.

College and Career Connections: My Next Step

3:30pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

This program is designed to help you figure out your next step to successfully plan for your future. Whether you know your path, or you’re still figuring things out, we’re here to help guide you.

Homework Help

4:00pm 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!

1-on-1 Teen Research and Study Session

4:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

Teens Ages 12-18: Need to improve your reading skills? Do you need help with college or job applications? Confused about online resources or school assignments?

Lego Program

Learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while using Lego building blocks.

Satellite Studio i

5:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Come into our mobile Satellite Studio and create a digital masterpiece with the help of our teen interns! Access to the studio is on a first come, first served basis.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Chinese for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Learn basic Chinese in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Chinese.

Job Seeking: Building Your Personal Brand

6:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Distinguish yourself from the competition and increase your visibility when looking for a job by learning how to understand, build, and communicate your unique brand.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm 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.

Paws to Read

6:45pm at Children's Activities-Floor at University City Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Strange New Worlds Book Club

7:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

We meet the third Monday of the month and discuss science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels selected by the group. This month our selection is All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

Baby Storytime

9:00am at Sugar Creek

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

Toddler Storytime

9:00am at Sugar Creek

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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

Daylily Book Club: Holiday Party

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We will have a covered dish lunch for our meeting and engage in fun activities TBA. You are welcome to bring food to share, but that is not required.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am 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.

Holiday Special: Reindeer Games

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Join Rudolph and all the other reindeer in some active games and activities. Maybe Santa will choose YOU to pull his sleigh

Listen & Move Storytime

10:15am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Family Storytime

10:15am at West Boulevard

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

10:15am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Holiday Cookie Day!

10:30am at Spangler S & S at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Join us from 10:30 to noon to celebrate festive cookies! We'll have a cookie-themed Family Storytime at 10:30 followed by paper cookie decorating and dramatic play focused on baking.