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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Makerspace Instruction: 1-on-1 Support Session

11:00am at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

Sign up for a 60-minute session with a staff member to receive individual instruction on various Morrison Makerspace technologies.

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.

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.

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.

Drawing Club

4:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Longtime Charlotte painter and teacher Alex Clark leads a weekly practice and conversation about drawing, observation, and personality. Open to teens and adults

Dungeons and Dragons for Tweens

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills

Teen Book Club

6:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm. In November we will be discussing Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz. New members welcome!

Friday, September 18, 2020

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.

Favorite Books Book Club for Adults

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us one Friday every month. Title TBD. Mountain Island Library's Favorite Books Book Club for Adults reads recent fiction and nonfiction titles.

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.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Makerspace Open Hours

9:00am 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.

Family Storytime

9:15am 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.

Community Service Project Saturday

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us Saturdays to do small tasks to help your library.

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.

Community Service Saturday

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for various service projects as we create items to be used in our community. As much as 1.5 hours of volunteer credit can be earned. Light snacks during break.

Preteen Scene (ages 8 to 11)

3:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills. Please register.

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Clases de alfabetización en español para Adultos / Spanish Literacy for Adults

Mejore su escritura, comprensión de lectura y pronunciación con clases individuales en un ambiente amigable. Llame para preguntar y hacer cita. By appointment only.

Tuesday, September 22, 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.

Daylily Book Club - Morning

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month and discuss fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.

Preschool Storytime

10:15am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

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.

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.

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.

Technology Tutor: E-Reader One-on-One Support Session

Bring in your device and learn how to access the digital offerings provided by the library.

Portuguese Conversation Club

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

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.

Daylily Book Club - Afternoon

1:30pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

We meet the fourth Tuesday of every month and discuss fiction, nonfiction and biography. This month's selection: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.

Advanced Directive Workshop

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Join staff from Atrium Health to learn about expressing your wishes for future health care and to guide decisions about that care. For adults and seniors. Registration requested.

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Murder by the Book

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

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.