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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Story Explorers: Chinese Immersion

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Not only will we read stories to kids, but also we will teach kids to learn how to read Chinese characters. Therefore, they will eventually have the ability to read Chinese on their own.

Prolific Pens Writing Group

11:00am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Writers of all skill levels are encouraged to join the group to do some writing, share their work, meet other local amateur writers, and exchange ideas.

Pay It Forward Saturday

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

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 Block: Visual Art and Music Workshops

1:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art WorkshopThe Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Visual Arts Workshop with Live Music

1:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop.

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.

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art & Music Workshop

2:00pm at Program Room at South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Arts Plus invites all community members to participate in a visual art workshop series! Arts+ teaching artist will lead participants through various art projects and techniques.

Community Service Project: Be a Preteen Volunteer! (ages 8-12)

2:00pm at Myers Park

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build leadership skills. Join us on December 14 to help present our preteen holiday program.

English Conversation Club

2:00pm at Matthews

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

Lego Club: Saturday Edition

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Join us one Saturday afternoon each month from 2-4 for Lego Club! We bring the Lego you bring the imagination. This is a drop-in program for ages 5-11, no registration necessary.

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art and Music Community Experiences

Arts+ invites all community members to participate in a visual art workshop series at Independence Regional Library with a different activity each workshop.

Community Service Project for Preteens and Teens

2:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

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!

Children's Writing Group

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process.

Preteen Scene: Who was Rachel Carson? (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.

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.

Chess Club

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games at this event hosted by a teen volunteer. Ages 5 to 18. No registration required.

Sunday, May 17, 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.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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

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

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.

Adult Sensory Storytime

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

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Family Storytime

10:30am at Program Room at South Boulevard (formerly 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.

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 Book Club

11:00am at Study Room 2 at South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Join us at South Boulevard Library for an informal book discussion of selected fiction titles. Copies available for pick-up at the branch. New members welcome!

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.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

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

Cloud Storage Using Google Drive

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Are you thinking about a better way to back-up your files? If you're new to the cloud, join us to create an account using Google's free cloud service Google Drive.

Technology Tutoring

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