Calendar

E.g., 12/13/2018
E.g., 12/13/2018

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Registration required; please call 704-416-4800 opt. 4 to register.

Listen & Move Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Paws to Read

11:15am at Steele Creek

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Paws to Read

11:30am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Paws to Read

11:45am at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:00pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

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.

Paws to Read

12:00pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Technology Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support

12:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Sign up for a 30 minute session with a volunteer for help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email, or job searching. Call 704-416-0500 to make an appointment.

CMLibrary Presents: Caroling, Cider, and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol!

12:00pm at Park Family Story Lab at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Take a break from shopping and come sip some cider with us and celebrate the true spirit of the holidays.

Paws to Read

12:15pm at Children's Play Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot on the Monday prior to the session.

Reading Buddies

12:30pm at Children's Programming Room 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.

Technology Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support

12:30pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Sign up for a 30 minute session with a volunteer for help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email or job searching. Call 704-416-0500 to make an appointment.

Technology Tutoring: 1-on-1 Support

1:00pm at Job Help Center at Main Library

Sign up for a 30 minute session with a volunteer for help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, email or job searching. Call 704-416-0500 to make an appointment.

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

1:00pm at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Celebrate the holiday season by decorating your own Gingerbread House. Receive a pre-assembled house to decorate with icing, candy, and other sweets. Just bring your imagination and creativity!

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art & Music

1:00pm at Community Room Full at West Boulevard

Join us as Community School of the Arts provides a visual art workshop series with a different project activity each month.

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks

1:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Culture Blocks embraces and celebrates the cultural life and desires of residents, connects communities to arts and culture activities that speak to their interests and seeks to break down barriers

Stranger Things Film Series: Pretty in Pink

2:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us for our Stranger Things film series, which will focus on the films that inspired the Duffer Brothers to create Stranger Things.

Community Service Saturday

2:00pm at Mint Hill

Community service is an excellent way to give back to your community! Join us for Community Service Saturday as we work on projects to help the library and other organizations in the community!

The Vulnerable Black Man: Fruitvale Station

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Though he once spent time in San Quentin, 22-year-old black man Oscar Grant (Michael B.

Story Explorers: The Elves and the Shoemaker

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Lit Lite

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Join us in reading and discussing literary books under 350 pages. This month's selection is The Christmas Train by David Baldacci.

Paws to Read

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Please register for one time slot.

Family Storytime

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.

The Lego Challenge: Jingle Bell Builders!

2:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Join us for our Lego Challenge and learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while developing problem solving and innovating thinking skills.

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.

Sensory Saturday "Gingerbread"

2:00pm at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

For Ages 4-8 years. Sensory Saturday Presents "Make Your Own Mini Gingerbread House" Call (704) 416-4000 for more information. Spaces are limited!

Community Service Saturday: Teens 12-18 and Preteens 10-11

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

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

Nonprofit Coffee & Conversation with Attorney Rocky Cabagnot

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join Charlotte area Nonprofit Attorney and Social Sector Advocate, Rocky Cabagnot, for coffee and conversation as he discusses the NC Charitable Solicitation License and Fundraising Laws.