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E.g., 10/22/2019
E.g., 10/22/2019

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Spanish / English Conversation Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Practice with native speakers. First 45 minutes will be Spanish practice, followed by 45 minutes of English conversation. Feel free to drop in for one or the other, or even better, both!

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

6:00pm at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Reading Buddies

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

STEAM Month: Wordpress.com Basics

6:00pm at Technology Training Lab at Morrison Regional

Ready to create your own website or blog? Join us for an introduction to Wordpress.com, an open-source website hosting software.

Reading Buddies

6:30pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

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

Puppet Show

6:30pm at Children's Area at Mint Hill

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Reading Buddies

7:00pm at West Boulevard

If you are between the ages of 5-12, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with an adult volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: STEAM Month!

(All day) at Myers Park

Learn new concepts related to science, technology, engineering, and math by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!

Book Sale: Special Collections and Bound Serials

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during summer 2019.

Tiny Tots Storytime (ages 18-23 months)

AGES 18 to 23 MONTHS (younger toddlers). Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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.

Baby Storytime

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

Family Storytime

9:30am at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Bring your whole 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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

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

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

Introduction to Foundation Directory Online

10:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Looking for grants for your nonprofit?Come learn how to use Foundation Directory Online (FDO), the most comprehensive prospect research tool for fundraisers, with over 140,000 grantmaker profiles.

Family Storytime

10:00am at Children/Teen Programming at North County Regional

Bring your whole 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 Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

10:00am at Matthews

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-5000 option 4 to register.

Conexiones que Cuentan/Connections that Count

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Un tiempo de cuentos en español con música y actividades para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad. A story time in Spanish featuring stories, music and activities for children ages 0-5.

Write Like You Mean It

10:00am at Dalton Room at Main Library

Take a creative leap into the unknown. Explore the world of writing with fun prompts, field trips, guest speakers and supportive listeners. This group is open to anyone who enjoys writing.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Cornelius

Sign up for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with specific computer or e-book questions. Call 704-416-3800 to make an appointment.

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills.

Family Storytime

10:15am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Bring your whole 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

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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.

Toddler Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

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.

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.

Family Storytime

Bring your whole 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.

Preschool Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

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.