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Age out loud at the Library

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Getting older doesn’t mean what it used to. For many aging Americans, it is a phase of life where interests, goals and dreams can get a new or second start. Today, aging is about eliminating outdated perceptions and living the way that suits you best. Charlotte Mecklenburg Library offers...

Matthews Fiction Writing Contest Winners!

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This  summer, Matthews Library held its very first Flash Fiction Writing Contest for adults. With our wonderful panel of judges (all gifted writers themselves), the submissions were narrowed to three overall winners and two honorable mentions. All entries had to be under 1000 words, and we received...

Books being released as movies and shows in 2017

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Check out these books before they're released as movies and shows! Dana Eure, the Library's Associate Director of Lifelong Learning, made a guest appearance on WCNC's  "Charlotte Today" on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, and shared these titles. How many have you read? Watch the Charlotte Today segment...

February is African American History Month

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Charlotte Mecklenburg Library invites you to celebrate African American History Month with free programs, including living history events, a local author visit, film screenings, and fun and educational activities for children and teens. We've also compiled lists of resources that enable you to...

Children's Fiction: Let's Celebrate Winter!

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It’s still getting darker earlier, and the temperatures continue to drop. We have made it to a new year and January is the perfect time of year share a fun book with family, while making paper snowflakes while staying warm this winter. Below are some perfect picture books to share with your little...

Charlotte Today: Books on Science/STEM

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Dana Eure, the Library's Associate Director of Lifelong Learning, made a guest appearance on WCNC's  "Charlotte Today" on Thursday, April 12, 2018 and in support of NC Science Festival celebrated in April, she shared six books about science/STEM. Click for Library availability.  Watch the segment...

Selling on eBay

09/25/2018 -
5:30pm to 7:00pm
University City Regional, Community Room
Learn how to set up an account on eBay, as well as to post, sell and track your items.

Love your library

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It’s Valentine’s Day, and love is in the air. It doesn’t have to be just about chocolate and greeting cards, why not spread love and kindness in our community while we’re at it? Charlotte Mecklenburg Library appreciates the love you show the Library every day of the year, as users, advocates,...

May highlights

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April showers bring May flowers… so what does May bring? At your library, May brings a flurry of activity, as we prepare our gardens, plan for the end of the school year, and participate in a wealth of celebrations—including Older Americans Month, Comic Book Day, Small Business Week and Mother's...

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

11/29/2018 -
11:00am to 12:00pm
Morrison Regional,
Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

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