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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

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.

Murder by the Book

This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month and discusses mystery novels.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm 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.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm 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.

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

Chess Club

5:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Dewey and Dragons

Dewey and Dragons is Dungeons and Dragons at the library! Enjoy this role-playing game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join Clayworks for a hands on pottery making workshop where you will learn to make a one of a kind clay project that will last a lifetime.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Yoga Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Intermediate

11:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

Learn to create charts and graphs, adjust presentation timing, and add multimedia effects in this second of a two-part series introducing PowerPoint 2013.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm 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.

BFR Gaming Day

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

Story Explorers:

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities. This month the theme will be .

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.

Thrilling Thursdays

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Please join us on the fourth Thursday of the month for "Thrilling Thursdays!" Kick back, relax, and have fun and we explore new skills and learn new things. Topics vary by month.

Friday, March 27, 2020

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.

The LEGO CLUB: Blocks and Books

1:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

Join us on CMS Teacher Workdays and select Saturday afternoons for The Lego Club! We'll bring the Lego, you bring the imagination.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Personal Finance Series: Financial Literacy: The Road to Medicare

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Come join Sandy Arsenault, a Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) Trained Counselor, as she presents an overview of Medicare.

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

Free Income Tax Assistance - VITA

10:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Volunteers will provide income tax e-filing assistance for people with low-incomes and seniors. Saturdays are walk-in, first come/first served.

Adult Writing Group - South County

10:00am at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Serious writers of all skill levels and genres are invited to share their work. Bring 1-3 pages of something you’re writing.

Community Service Project: The ODD Sock

10:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills.

ASC Culture Blocks: It's Not Just Selfies..It's Photography and More

11:00am at Scaleybark

This program will teach photography and videography techniques using point & shoot and DSLR cameras.

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.

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.