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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Small Business Concierge

10:00am at Job Help Center at Main Library

Get assistance to navigate Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of NC business resources.

Reading Buddies

12:00pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

12:30pm at Children's Area at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Discovering My Genius (Winter Books)

1:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Baryonnoh Vision Non-Profit Organization for a genre based book club. Each month will focus on a different subject area.

Community Service Project for Preteens

2:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

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

Monday, August 12, 2019

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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

Two Time Storytime (aged 2)

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities.

Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5)

11:15am at Community Room at South County 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.

Toastmasters Club

12:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

This club allows you to work on your public speaking skills in a supportive setting. Prepare and deliver a speech and receive immediate feedback from your peers. New members welcome.

Austen-tatious Book Club

12:15pm at Dickson Board Room at Main Library

Join us on the second Monday of each month at 12:30 pm. In January, we will be discussing Longbourn by Jo Baker. This group enjoys books by Austen and other similar authors. New members welcome!

Technology Tutoring

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, email, job application, digital device (iPad, Kindle, etc.), or with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)?

Far Horizons Non-Fiction Book Club: Dreamland, by Sam Quinones

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of Dreamland, by Sam Quinones. The author discusses the opiate addiction crisis and the rise of black-tar heroine and its impact on cities throughout America.

Pajama Rama on the Plaza

7:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Wear your PJs and join us the 2nd Monday of each month for a Family Storytime that is perfect for bedtime!

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader 1-on-1 Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your 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.

Stories in 2 Languages

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

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

Baby Storytime (0-17 months)

11:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes. For babies birth to 17 months.

Technology Tutoring and Job Prep Resources

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, job search application, email or with Microsoft Office? Drop by on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays between 1 and 3 P.M. to receive help from a tutor.

Adult Sensory Program

2:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club (Cosplay)

4:30pm at Community 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.

Matthews Fiction Writing Group

6:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Learn the art of the literary critique, get direct feedback on your work, and meet other local writers.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Story Explorers: Home School Edition

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Toddler Storytime (ages 18-35 months)

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Toddlers will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. [This program is for 18-35 month olds.]

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at South County Regional

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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