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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Job Seeking: Interview Basics

4:00pm at Community Room B at West Boulevard

Learn how to make a great first impression in an interview in this workshop about the different types of interviews you might encounter, how to create a narrative resume, and techniques for post-in

Now Showing: Remember the Titans

Join us in The Loft to watch the true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit. This movie is rated PG

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!

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Pizza and Pages: Preteen Book Club

4:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us on the third Tuesday of each month at 4pm as we discuss an assigned book. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served. February's book will be Frindle by Andrew Clements.

Amigos Homework Help

4:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Students ages 5-11 can receive free homework help from high school student volunteers in 1-on-1 or group settings. English as a Second Language (ESL) and non-ESL students welcome.

Reading Buddies

If you are in grades K-5, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a teen volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Study Buddies

5:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Volunteers will be available to help students in K-5 with homework and/or reading practice.

Reading Buddies

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.

Reading Buddies

5:00pm at Mint Hill

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.

Conversaciones en Ingles (English conversation for foreign language speakers)

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment.

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

Tutoring for Teens: Math Only

Grades 6th - 12th. 30 minute, 1-on-1 sessions available on a first come, first serve basis. Please come to the Reference desk to sign up, no sooner than 4:45 on the day of tutoring.

English Class: CrossRoads Cafe

5:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

If you speak some English but want to improve your communication skills, please join this class offered by Central Piedmont Community College. Get answers to difficult language questions.

The Future of News - Week 2: Our Media Ecosystem

5:30pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

This Week: News and information circulates, and how it circulates affects everyone in a city.

Preteen Scene:

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Mint Hill

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.

From Page to Screen: First Man

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

A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

College 101: Resources to Help Pay for College

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

This informative program, led by a College Foundation of North Carolina representative, will introduce you to the FAFSA and how you can find resources to help pay for college.

College 101: Building Your Best Application

6:00pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

It is never too early to start planning!  Learn what you need to know now, so you can navigate high school and plan for your future to build your best college application.  Learn about the applicat

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Children's Area 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.

ESL Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tutoring appointments are 30 minutes in length.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades K-12, come to receive free homework help from Sugar Creek volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in session.

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join members of our Teen Advisory Council as they host a Chess Club. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games. No registration required.

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

Learn basic Arabic in this program for beginners. Listen, speak, read and write for basic communication in Arabic.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades (K-12) come receive free homework help from trained Hands On Charlotte volunteers in a 1 on 1 or group setting. Tutoring is provided every Tuesday that CMS is in Session.

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Mint Hill

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 Conversation Club

6:30pm at Mountain Island

Improve your pronunciation and increase your confidence as you practice speaking and listening skills in a relaxed environment with different discussion topics every week. All levels welcome!

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at Mint Hill

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.