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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Adaptive Program for Teens and Adults

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for teens and adults with disabilities or special needs along with their companions.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

BFR Gaming Day

Come have the ultimate gaming experience at the library. We have all modern gaming systems to compete and relax with friends.

Manga Mania! Teen Anime Club

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture. Join Scaleybark's Anime Club and meet other fans! Snacks provided, See you there!

Surviving Adulthood

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

How do I buy a car? What questions should I ask before I rent or buy a place to live? How do I cook for one? What skills should I demonstrate in an interview?

Evening Edition Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Copies of the book will be available for check out ahead of time.

South County Regional Library Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Come and discuss a mystery or thriller from the library's collection.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Introduction to Proposal Writing for Nonprofits

9:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn the key components of a nonprofit's proposal to a private foundation.

Favorite Books Book Club

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us on the third Friday of every month. Title: TBD. Mountain Island Library's Book Club reads recent fiction and nonfiction titles. New members welcome!

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, May 16, 2020

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.

Aspire Community Capital - Ice House Workshop

10:00am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

This is a FREE program for entrepreneurs led by Aspire Community Capital.

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?

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.

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.

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

Community service is a great way to become involved in your community and give back. This is a drop-in program; no registration required.

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.

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.

Monday, May 18, 2020

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 Mexico. We will explore a different country each month.

Homeschool Monday: Teen Book Club

2:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Join us as we chat about a novel and participate in related activities. The book to be discussed is TBA. Participants will vote on the books for the season at the September and January meetings.

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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