Calendar

E.g., 12/13/2018
E.g., 12/13/2018

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Apply Now 101

11:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Get individual help to create a resume, search and apply for jobs online.

Tiny Tots Storytime

11:15am at Community Room at Mint Hill

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. [This program is for 18-23 month olds.]

Stories in 2 Languages

11:30am at Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

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.

Portuguese Conversation Club

11:30am at Conference Room B at South County Regional

Discuss current events and obtain insights into Brazilian culture. A native Brazilian Portuguese speaker will aid non-native speakers in improving reading and conversational skills.

Books & Banter and Chapter 3 Joint Book Club

12:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join Books and Banter and Chapter 3 for our joint book club meeting and potluck at 12:30pm. This month we will discuss Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders.

English/Spanish Conversation Club

12:30pm at Conference Room B at South County Regional

An exchange program for adults learning English or Spanish. First 45 minutes are English conversation, second 45 minutes are Spanish.

English Literacy for Adults

On Tuesdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill Parish will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

Adult Sensory Program

2:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us for a fun, interactive program filled with books, music and activities.

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.

Homeschool Tuesday: Coding with Javascript

2:00pm at Training Lab at South County Regional

Learn coding skills in a group setting facilitated by library staff. The class will cover content used in web sites that teach step-by-step coding instruction. We will be exploring Javascript.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

Grab your friends and come play games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking, and teamwork skills.

Reading Buddies

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

Pizza and Pages: Preteen Book Club

4:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us on the third Tuesday of each month at 4pm as we discuss an assigned book. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Reading Buddies

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

Homework Help

4:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

If you are between the ages of 5-11 come receive free homework help from a Cornelius Library volunteer in 1-on-1 or group settings. This is a drop-in program - no registration required!

Job Seeking: Online Applications

4:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Most employers now require you to submit job applications online. Learn the skills needed to successfully navigate the online application process.

Paws To Read

4:00pm at Davidson

Children boost reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Creating with Books: Snowman at Christmas

4:30pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This month, we will read Caralyn Buehner's Snowman at Christmas and make holiday Crafts from recycled materials.

Now Showing: A Charlie Brown Christmas

4:30pm at Hickory Grove

Join us for a special showing of A Charlie Brown Christmas, about finding the true meaning of Christmas. This movie is rated G.

Conversaciones en Ingles (English conversation for foreign language speakers)

5:00pm at Reference Area at University City Regional

Practice your English speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment.

Southern Voices Book Club

5:30pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us for a book discussion with titles by Southern authors.

Reading Buddies

5:30pm at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Far Horizons Non-Fiction Book Club: Born A Crime, by Trevor Noah

5:30pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for a discussion of Born A Crime, by comedian Trevor Noah. Noah is the host of The Daily Show and a South Africa native.

From Page to Screen: Crazy Rich Asians

5:45pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

This contemporary romantic comedy, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend's family. Based on the best seller by Kevin Kwan.

Microsoft Excel 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Excel Basics class. After a brief review, we will discuss formulas, functions, spreadsheet modifications, charts and graphs.

AARP - Finance 50 +

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

AARP Foundation Finances 50+SM is a financial capability program designed to motivate and empower participants to take charge of their financial future.

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Alive

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

Join us for the Grand Opening of the LATIBAH Collard Green Museum's artwork representing the Reconstruction period with a theme of "Redefining Black History."

Homework Help

6:00pm at Sugar Creek

If you are in grades(K-12) come receive free homework help from trained Hands-On-Charlotte volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group setting.

Arabic for English Speakers: Basics

6:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

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