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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Paws to Read

4:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

4:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

4:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Manga Mania! Teen Anime Club

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture. Join Scaleybark's Anime Club and meet other fans! Snacks provided, See you there!

Surviving Adulthood

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

How do I buy a car? What questions should I ask before I rent or buy a place to live? How do I cook for one? What skills should I demonstrate in an interview?

Evening Edition Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Copies of the book will be available for check out ahead of time.

Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Come and discuss a mystery or thriller from the library's collection.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Makerspace Open Hours

9:00am at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

Independence Writers Group

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if three to eight copies of materials to be critiqued are provided.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

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.

Aspire Community Capital - Ice House Workshop

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

This is a FREE program for entrepreneurs led by Aspire Community Capital.

Family Storytime

10:00am 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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Drums4Life

11:00am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Join Drums4Life (D4L) drum circle to experience the spontaneous creation of music on a variety of drums and percussion instruments. No prior experience or instruments are necessary.

Prolific Pens Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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

Pay It Forward Saturday

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art and Music Workshops

1:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art WorkshopThe Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

English Conversation Club

1:00pm at Matthews

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

Visual Arts Workshop with Live Music

1:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art and Music Community Experiences

Arts+ invites all community members to participate in a visual art workshop series at Independence Regional Library with a different activity each workshop.