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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

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.

Pre-Teen Scene: Creative Journaling: Dreaming of A Better World

5:30pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Learn about writing and self-expression by journaling with words, photos, collages, and other art forms. Ages 8-12. Please register.

Southern Voices Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Book Club meets fourth Tuesday of the month to discuss books by Southern Authors. For January we will discuss the book The Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson.

Google Drive Basics

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us in this follow up to Gmail Basics as we dive into Google Drive.

Resources to Help Pay for College: College & Career Connections

6:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Ever think college was not an option because you couldn’t afford it?

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves on the last Tuesday of the month. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways.

Technology Tutor

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor. Topics covered include but are not limited to Microsoft Office, Internet, email and online applications. Sessions are 30 minutes.

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

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

Library Codelab: Intro to Web Concepts && Tech Careers

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us at this program if you are familiar with web concepts, but would like the opportunity to have an intimate, round-table discussion specifically on careers in technology.

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are between the ages of (5-18) come receive free homework help from our volunteers in an 1 on 1 or group settings. Every Tuesday & Wednesday from 6 pm to 7:30 pm.

Podcasting 101 with WFAE

6:30pm at Community Room at University City Regional

If you want to turn your idea into a podcast but aren't sure where to start, WFAE (Charlotte's NPR News Source) is here to help with the Queen City PodQuest Academy.After attending the Queen City P

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Arctic Animals

(All day) at Myers Park

Grow your vocabulary and learn about cold climate wild life by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Explore the library to find 9 images of different arctic animals.

Book Sale: Special Collections

9:00am at Main Library

In preparation for Main Library's renovation, we are upping our "book sale game" during spring 2020.

Baby Storytime

9:15am at Community Room at Matthews

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

Baby Storytime

9:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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

Toddler Storytime

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

9:30am at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

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

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Baby Storytime

9:30am at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

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 Community Room at Mountain Island

Toddlers and Preschoolers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books.

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.

Toddler Storytime

10:00am at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Toddlers will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. Attendance is limited to the first 20 children to arrive with a caregiver.

Literacy & Word Play Group Visit

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

Participate in literacy-related activities, which may include: scavenger hunts, board games, hands-on technology, and more.

Walk-In Tech Tutoring

10:00am at Davidson

Work with a library staff member to boost your technology skills. Topics include digital devices, computer or internet basics, downloading digital materials or Microsoft Office.

Library eBooks: 1-on-1 Support Session

10:00am at Myers Park

Book an individual session on borrowing eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop. Bring your device and we’ll show you how to find, check out and download books.

Tiny Tots

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

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. Registration required.

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.

Small Business Concierge

10:00am at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Assistance with navigating Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina Business Resources for creating a Business Plan, filing for Assume Name, finding funding sources, starting a

Two Time Storytime

10:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Two-year-olds will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language developement, listening and social skills. [This program is for 24-35 month olds.]

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills.