Calendar

E.g., 10/22/2019
E.g., 10/22/2019

Monday, May 18, 2020

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

6:00pm 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.

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.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Lifelong Learners Book Club

10:00am at Community Room at University City Regional

The Lifelong Learners Book Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. to discuss recent non-fiction of general interest.

Book Ends Book Club

10:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

This club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month and is welcoming new members.

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.

Adult Poetry Club

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us for an interactive poetry club, share and create original pieces, recite your favorite poetry, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others.

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

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.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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/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/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.

Arabic Tutoring

On Wednesdays, come join us for Arabic Tutoring for Adults. Learn the basic Arabic Language through one-on-one or small group tutoring sessions.

Digital Animation

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

Receive hands-on instruction in digital animation techniques through the use of ReadyANIMATOR equipment and software. Learn how to create animation clips using a variety of tools and materials.

Teen Summit

Join us for a round-table discussion on and learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world.

Big Bang beTween: Comic Book Club

4:00pm at Mountain Island

If you are between the ages of 8 and 12, grab your friends and join us at Spandex City to enjoy crafting and geek out on everything comics and manga related!

Rookie Science Jr - Weather

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we explore the science of weather and what it can do. For ages 4-6 years old.

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 Randolph Room 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.

Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

5:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills. Audience: Teens (16-18)

Stories in 2 Languages: English and French

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Clayworks for Seniors and Adult with Disabilities

10:30am at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

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.

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.

Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens

1:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for adults and teens with disabilities and their caregivers.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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.

Rookie Science - Weather

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we explore the science of weather and what it can do. For ages 7-11 years old.