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Saturday, March 14, 2020

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks for Families

1:00pm 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.

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. 

Now showing

2:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Come chill out and enjoy a free movie at the library

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Do you like to write? Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels. Critiques are available.

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.

Financial Literacy: Money Magnets -- Club for Kid Business Owners in Training

2:30pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Ever dream of owning your own business and earning money to spend how you like? Let Alexandra Arrington, a former child entrepreneur, show you the ropes.

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, March 16, 2020

Family Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

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

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

Toddler Storytime

11:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional - CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS

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.

Cultural Exploration: Homeschool Monday

1:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us as we celebrate the world. We will explore a different country each month.

Teen Book Club: Homeschool Monday (12-17 year olds)

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.

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Reading Buddies

4:00pm at Cornelius

Increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session. Call 704-416-3800 to register.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.

The Lego Club

5:45pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join our monthly Lego Club! Hear a story and learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while solving a problem using Lego building blocks!

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.

Paws to Read

6:00pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available. Sign up at the Train Desk.

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!

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Baby Storytime

9:00am at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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

Spanish Conversation Club

10:30am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join other intermediate Spanish speakers and discuss En el Tiempo de las Mariposas, by Julia Alvarez.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Sugar Creek

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.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Basics

11:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

11:30am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Chapter 3 Book Club

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join the Chapter 3 Book Club as we read Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan.

Makerspace Open Hours

1:00pm 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 Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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