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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Preteen Scene

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Learning Circle: "The New Jim Crow" 2020 Winter Series

5:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learning circles are peer supported in library spaces, and free for learners.

Microsoft Word 2013 Basics

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Create, edit and save a document in Microsoft Word. This class is for people with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience.

Aspire Community Capital - Info Sessions for Community Business Academy

6:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

If you have a strong business idea, passion to start a business or want to make your business stronger please join us on July 30 to learn more about our 12-week course which will offer hands-on tra

Unplugged: Gaming Club for Adults

Calling all adults ages 18+! Do you enjoy board games such as chess, card games and roleplaying games? Then come join us on the first Tuesday of the month for all games Unplugged!

Stories in 2 Languages: English and Russian

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

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

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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 Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

Baby Storytime

10:30am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

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 Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics.

English Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Wednesday from 11:15-12:00. Join this group to practice communicating in English with other adults in a relaxed group environment.

Lunch & Munch Book Club

12:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join our contemporary fiction book club, meeting the first Wednesday of the month. Bring your own lunch or snack and opinions.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

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

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 Tutor

2:00pm 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.

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.

Teen Movie Matinee

Kick back and relax with a Teen Movie matinee.

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

Chess Club

5:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

STEAM 101- Art! Make a Mask

5:30pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Arts - Innovate, experiment, and explore the arts. This session you'll be using various techniques to make your own mask!

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!

Anime Club For Adults

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

For all adults age 18+! Come join our Anime Club for Adults on the first Wednesday of the month. Anime isn't just for kids, the love of this art form and culture transcends ages.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Rea Road Readers Book Club

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for a lively book discussion. Book TBA

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This program is for 18-23 month olds.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

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!

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

English Conversation Club

11:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Listen & Move Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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.