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Friday, May 15, 2020

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Charlotte Ghostwriters & Fiction Writers Group

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join Charlotte Ghostwriters & Fiction Writers Group on the second Friday of the month to gain informational guidance on becoming a ghostwriter or to write your own fiction novel.

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.

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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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!

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art & Music Workshop

2:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Presented by ASC Culture Blocks, each workshop features a different art project with accompaniment from a local musician. 

Community Service Project

2:00pm at Mountain Island

Work with Project Linus, a non-profit organization, to create and provide homemade blankets to children in need.

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.

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.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Silver Sundays: Trivia at Beatties Ford Road

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

Come and join us for Trivia at Beatties Ford Road Library for our Silver Sundays Series! These programs are geared towards older adults, but all are welcome to participate.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Family Storytime

9:30am 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.

French For Beginners

10:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Weekly club focusing on French language and pronunciation. Beginners welcome. Registration required.

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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Cloud Storage Using Google Drive

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Are you thinking about a better way to back-up your files? If you're new to the cloud, join us to create an account using Google's free cloud service Google Drive.

Cultural Exploration: Homeschool Monday

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us as we celebrate the world. We will explore a different country each month.

Cultural Exploration: Homeschool Monday

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us as we celebrate a different time period each month. In September, we will explore the 1920's.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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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.