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E.g., 12/13/2018

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Paws to Read

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

Paws to Read

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

Paws to Read

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Super Smash Bros Tournament

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11 are invited to come play Wii-U. Have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork 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.

Publishing 101 for Teens and Book Signing with Teen Author Sasha Ramsey

3:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Sasha Ramsey's publishing for teens and book signing

Teen Geek Club: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

3:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Bring out your inner geek & share your fandom!

Paws to Read

3:30pm at Scaleybark

If you are between the ages of 5-11, boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

A CHRISTMAS CAROL (1951)

2:00pm at Francis Auditorium at Main Library

Join us for the beloved 1951 movie adaptation of Charles Dickens' timeless classic A CHRISTMAS CAROL.

Sensory Storytime

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilit

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.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Letters To Santa

(All day) at Spangler Quiet Zone at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

From November 28th to December 23rd, children and families can stop in Spangler Library and write a letter to Santa. Send him a Wish List or just say hello-ho-ho!

Letters to Soldiers

Write a post card or letter of appreciation to a Soldier. Your letter will be delivered via ImaginOn Staff to A Million Thanks (amillionthanks.org).

Holiday Special: Book Walk

9:00am at Community Room at South County Regional

Drop in and join us for an interactive Book Walk on the patio with special activities to follow. This month's featured book is "The Mitten" by Jan Brett.

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.

Family Storytime: 0-2 years

9:30am at Community Room at Mint Hill

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.

What's Your Story?: Conveying Your Career Story

10:00am at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

“Tell me about yourself” is only the beginning to your career story! We're not just telling our career stories in interviews, but in almost every conversation we're involved in.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

10:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Discover how to use the ABC's of Active Reading one on one with your child.

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.

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Family Storytime

10:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilitie

Family Storytime

10:30am at Mountain Island

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 Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Introduction to Finding Grants

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn the basics of successful grant seeking and how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your 501c3 nonprofit.

Preschool Storytime

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

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 or 2)

11:00am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Discover how to use the ABC's of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

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