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Monday, May 11, 2020

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

Email Basics Using Gmail

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

If you're new to email, join us to create an email account using Google's free email service Gmail. Learn to send emails, attach files, manage your contacts and organize your inbox.

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

ASC Culture Blocks: Get Creative With Clay

Join Clayworks for a hands on pottery making workshop where you will learn to make a one of a kind clay project that will last a lifetime. Registration required.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

n/a

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.

CMDC After School Tutoring Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

To provide the space and support for students to learn accountability and teamwork in the context of education.

Mountain Island Library Writers Group

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the second Monday of every month.

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 Tutors: One-on-One 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. Call 704-416-5431 to register.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Baby Storytime

9:00am at Community Room AB 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.

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Sugar Creek

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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Books & Banter Book Club

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00pm. This month we will discuss Becoming by Michelle Obama. Copies of the books will be available for check out ahead of time.

Makerspace Open Hours

1:00pm 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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

Genealogy Research: Finding your Ancestors - Together!

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Want to connect with others building their family tree?

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!

Clases de alfabetización en español para Adultos / Spanish Literacy for Adults

Mejore su escritura, comprensión de lectura y pronunciación con clases individuales en un ambiente amigable. Llame para preguntar y hacer cita. By appointment only.

Aspire Community Capital - Community Business Academy

5:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

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

Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Come learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club

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.

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:15pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road 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.

Graphic Novel Book Club at Spandex City

6:30pm at Mountain Island

Join us at Spandex City on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm! In July we'll be sharing favorite titles and assembling our reading list for the year.

Wednesday, May 13, 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

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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