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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Paws to Read

5:15pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

ASC Culture Blocks & CM Library Present: Clayworks!

5:30pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Everyone is invited to join us for this hands-on workshop to learn how to texturize and manipulate clay to create your own art work.

Paws to Read

5:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Teen Homework Help

5:30pm at 1-on-1 Corner at Scaleybark

Students in grades 6th-12th or in the early college program can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 1-on-1 or group settings in the Teen Zone with our Tutors.

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.

Community Read: The Hate U Give Community Dialogue Event

5:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Open books and open minds with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's 2019 Community Read, featuring The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.

Paws to Read

5:45pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. Register for a 15 minute slot the Monday prior to the session.

Teen Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm. In March we will be discussing Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi. New members welcome! Snacks served!

Community Read Book Club - We're Talking Again Book Club

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction.

Paws to Read

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

Teen Tutoring: Homework Help

Students in grades 6-12 can receive free homework help from volunteers in a 45-minute session. Tutoring available in math subjects up to Pre-calculus.

ESL Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Tutoring appointments are 30 minutes in length.

Canva.com Design Class

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Matthews

No design experience? No problem!

Reading Buddies

6:00pm at Children's Area 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.

ESL Class for Adults

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Four-part series, on Thursdays (Mar 7 - Mar 28). Please join us to practice speaking, listening, reading and writing English in a supportive and engaging class. All levels welcome!

Paws to Read

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

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.

Paws to Read

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

The Book Club Crawl

6:30pm at Plaza Midwood

Join us as we explore local venues and discuss great books. We will keep the conversation light and fun with humor and a social atmosphere. We typically meet the third Thursday of each month.

Paws to Read

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

Community Read: Guerilla Poets Ltd

7:00pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Guerilla Poets Ltd will guide program you through thirty minutes of spoken word, art and music inspired by The Hate U Give.

Friday, March 22, 2019

Community Read: Drop-in Wishtree activity

(All day) at Morrison Regional

Come write a wish to put on our Wishtree! We will collect all the wishes to create an art piece at the end of March.

Hogwarts House Pride Day: Gryffindor

Come and show off your pride for your Hogwarts house in the Loft by participating in different themed activities.

Community Read: The "Love" Scavenger Hunt

(All day) at Myers Park

Drop in and participate in our special literacy scavenger hunt activity inspired by the children's picture book "Love" by Matt de la Peña and illustrated by Loren Long.

Community Read-Wishtree Tree Idnetification

(All day) at Myers Park

Drop in and participate in our special tree identification activity inspired by the children's fiction book "Wishtree" by Katherine Applegate.

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.

Microsoft Word: Tips + Tricks

10:00am at JHC- Computer Lab A at Main Library

Have you mastered the basics of Word? Learn helpful tips and shortcuts to streamline and enhance your word documents.

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 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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

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.