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Monday, September 9, 2019

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: How to Change Your Mind, by Michael Pollan

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of How to Change Your Mind, by Michael Pollan. Pollan investigates the potential for LSD and other psychedelic drugs to improve peoples lives based on new research.

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.

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!

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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.

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.

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.

Small Business Concierge

4:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Need assistance to navigate Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of NC business resources?

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, September 11, 2019

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.]

Preschool Storytime

11:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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.

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.

English Conversation Club: Global Cafe

12:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

Lunch & Munch Book Club

12:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join our contemporary fiction book club, meeting the first Wednesday of the month. Bring your own lunch or snack and opinions.

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.

Books Come to Life: Mecklenburg Marauders; the Harry Potter Alliance

6:00pm at Community Room at University City Regional

Attention muggles! Bring Harry Potter to life at University City.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Employee Rights Webinar

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

Learn about your rights as an employee under North Carolina law and federal law. Topics include employment at will, right to work, discrimination, retaliation, and unemployment benefits.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 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.

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 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.

South County Regional Library Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Conference Room A at South County Regional

Come and discuss "Sunburn: a novel by Laura Lippman.

Books on Tap

7:00pm at Matthews

Meet us at Seaboard Taproom and Wine Bar for this casual book club! Grab a drink and join the discussion.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Creating with Books

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.This program is for children ages 3-5.

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.

Saturday, September 14, 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.

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.