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Monday, May 18, 2020

Health Education

Join us to learn about various health topics such as, mental health, stress, mindfulness, anxiety, and more. Take away resources that can help you stay informed.

STEAM 101: Art Club

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for Art Club! We provide some supplies and your provide the creativity. This program promotes creativity, imagination and story building.

Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.

Evening Chess Club for all ages

5:30pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. All ages and skill levels welcome.

Overbooked: Middle School Book Club

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

This month we will be discussing The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney. New members welcome! Snacks served!

A Conversation about Writing with Judy and Dannye

6:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

With the release of Dannye Romine Powell's new book, In the Sunroom with Raymond Carver, one of her closest friends, author Judy Goldman will interview Dannye about her book, writing, and whatever

Adult Writing Group

6:00pm at Study Room 2 at South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Share samples of personal work of all types including fiction, essays, poetry, narrative, biography, or nonfiction in this interactive creative writing group.

Homework Help Hour

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come study and get assistance with homework every Monday at the library. This program is open to any student from K-12 that needs assistance with their assigned homework.

Rookie Science: Junior Scientists!

6:00pm at Program Room at South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This session is for our littlest of scientists with activities designed for children ages 3-6.

Technology Tutoring

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

CANCELLED Learn Basic Spanish and Practice Conversation

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment, while also learning basic words and phrases. No lectures, just conversation!

Technology Tutoring

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

Pajama-Rama on the Plaza

7:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Wear your Pjs and bring a cuddly friend to enjoy stories, songs and movement activities that support early literacy skill development. The whole family is welcome.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

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 Light from Other Stars by Erika Swyler.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Preschool Storytime

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

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.

Baby Storytime

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

The Detection Club Book Club

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

This book club is for those who enjoy mystery novels from the classics to modern that concentrate on suspense. This month we will be reading Guilty Not Guilty by Felix Francis.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

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.

Technology Tutor

10:30am at 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.

Family Storytime

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

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 Plaza Midwood

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

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

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Stories in 2 Languages: English and Spanish

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

STEAM 101: Coding with Javascript

1:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by library staff. The class this week will cover content used on Google's Made with Code that teach step-by-step coding instruction.

Homeschool Board Games

1:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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