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Saturday, May 16, 2020

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.

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.

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.

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!

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.

English Conversation Club

2:00pm at Matthews

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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

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.

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!

Technology Tutoring

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

Storytime at Midwood Park

11:15am at Plaza Midwood

Join us each Monday in April and May at Midwood Park to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in yo

Mindful Mondays - Guided Relaxation and Meditation (Virtual)

12:00pm at

Join Heartfulness meditation trainer Pam Turner for a guided introduction to meditation. Take a moment to find stillness and connect with your inner wisdom.

Technology Tutoring

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

Homeschool Edition: The Lego Club: Fairy Tale Engineers!

1:00pm at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Hear a story, identify a problem, and build a solution!

Technology Tutoring

1:00pm at Study Room 4 at South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Need assistance with your resume, email, job application, digital device (iPad, Kindle, etc.), or with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)?

Preschool STEAMtime

2:00pm at Community Room at Plaza Midwood

Preschoolers and their caregivers will listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. Each child will get to create their own work of art to take home!