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Saturday, August 3, 2019

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.

STEAM 101: Digital Photography

2:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join us as we explore different styles of digital photography and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Chess Club for Adults

3:00pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. Learn chess openings and strategies.

Monday, August 5, 2019

Thrive: New and Expectant Moms Group

Come to our wonderful baby friendly environment and meet other new and expectant moms and caregivers.

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.

Real Estate Committee Meeting

10:30am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

Meeting

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Puppeteers

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

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.

Careers Lunch and Learn

12:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

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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)?

Homework Study Zone

2:30pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Drop by the (Branch) Library for the Study Zone during (time/ day of the week). Spread out and get some school work done, study for tests, or get homework help or free online tutoring.

Family Storytime at International House

4:00pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us at International House to enjoy stories, songs and activities that support early literacy development.

Mystery Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us on the first Monday of the month at 6:00pm to discuss a mystery book title. Copies of the book will be available at the front desk.

Read The Rainbow Book Club

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us the first Monday of the month to discuss LGBT centered literature in a friendly environment.

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 6, 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.

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.

Criminal Record Expungement

2:30pm at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Expunction (or expungement) is a court-ordered process which "seals" or erases the legal record of an arrest or criminal conviction. This webinar is presented by NC Legal Aid.

WBL Anime Club

4:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture. **Meeting time changed to 5pm to accommodate participant schedules!**

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.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

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.

Book Ends Book Club

10:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

This week we'll be discussing The Stranger in the Woods by Michael Finkel.

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.