Calendar

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

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Career Talk over Coffee: : A Job Search and Career Planning Conversation Group

6:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

An informal group discussion on job hunting vs.

Family Storytime

6:30pm 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.

Genealogy 1-1 Research Session

Learn to trace your roots and family history in an individualized one on one session. Learn how to get started and tips for research.

Hands-On Make Your First Short Documentary (Session A)

6:30pm at Dowd Foundation Learning Studio at Main Library

This is an opportunity for adults to wrap their heads around the steps it takes to make a short, low budget documentary from scratch.

Story Explorers: Campfire Songs and Stories

7:00pm at Myers Park

Explore songs and stories that kids and grownups have loved for generations.

Friday, October 25, 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.

Health Education: Health Care Navigator

9:00am at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Do you need health insurance? Do you have questions about your coverage?

Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment

Come join a health insurance navigator from the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy as they guide you through the Health Insurance Marketplace Open

The Lego Club

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

Join our monthly Lego Club! Hear a story and learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while solving a problem using Lego building blocks!

Community Learning Time

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

Children learn about language and literacy through play. Manipulatives and toys will be available for families of children from birth to age 5 to play together.

Family Storytime

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) 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 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.

Little Mystery Book Club

10:30am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Join us for a discussion of Unnatural Causes by P.D. James. Led by a staff member. New members are welcome. Light refreshments will be available.

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.

Family Fall Festival

10:30am at Community Room at Steele Creek

Drop in between 10:30 and 12:30 to enjoy books, literacy activities, and storytelling at the Family Fall Festival. Dressing up in costume is encouraged but not required.

Adopt A Reading Buddy Storytime

10:30am at Davidson Meeting Room at Davidson

Call (704)416-4000 to register now! For ages 3-5 years.Share stories, read with a teen student and adopt your very own reading buddy. Presented by students from the Community School of Davidson.

Family Storytime

11:00am 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.

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

(All day) at West Boulevard

Grab your friends and come to play the game of the week on our gaming system and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

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.

Math Tutoring - Elementary Through Algebra

9:00am at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.

Makerspace *Family Time*

9:00am at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

The Makerspace is open to teens and preteens ages 10-18 and their parent(s) or caregiver(s) working on a project together.

Family Storytime

9:15am 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.

Family Storytime

9:30am at Children's Area 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.

Family Storytime

9:30am 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.

Community Service Project for Teens: Helping with STEAM Activities

9:30am at Main Library

Being involved in the community is a great way to make connections and build your leadership skills. Join us to help with activity tables at the

STEAM Month: Make It - Hack It Fair for Hacktoberfest

10:00am at Main Library

Celebrate HacktoberFest at Main Library!

Math Tutoring - Elementary Through Algebra

10:00am at Mint Hill

Children can register for a one-on-on math tutor session with a teen volunteer. Please call to register. Must specify child's age, grade level and the subject matter they need help with.