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Celebrate volunteers! National Volunteer Week

Blog post https://cmlibrary.org/blog/celebrate-volunteers-national-volunteer-week
National Volunteer Week (NVW) takes place April 10-16. The library is pleased to recognize the 1600 volunteers who have served us this past year with their energy, skills and talents.  We've created this special recognition video to thank them. Volunteers have given us 61,806 hours valued at over $...

Feeling Fidgety?

Blog post https://cmlibrary.org/blog/feeling-fidgety
Quinn and Ethan Schneider are two high school kids on a mission. They wanted to try out the Library's 3-D printer and make fidget spinners for their popular YouTube channel . With a little assistance from Idea Box library staff they accomplished their task, and for a very affordable price! Their...

Get Ready with Words Graduates!

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Thanks to generous funding from PNC’s Grow Up Great program, the Library, Discovery Place, and Community School of the Arts have delivered multidisciplinary vocabulary-building programs for toddlers and preschool-aged children at two community centers, online and in Library locations for three...

Inspired by a Writing Group

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Library user Surabhi Kaushik shares her story about how the library helped her get back to writing. I have always loved books so the first thing I looked for when we moved to Charlotte was a library. Happy and comforted to be among books, I became a regular visitor to the Main Library. I chanced...

Cathy Fletcher - Adult Sensory Storytime

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For nearly three years, library service specialist Cathy Fletcher has been leading adult sensory storytime sessions at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s Main Library. In that time, Cathy says the groups she leads have become like family. “Everyone knows each other. They all get along and take care of...