outreach

Free Laundry and Literacy Day presented by LaundryCares

The LaundryCares Foundation will host a Free Laundry and Literacy Day in collaboration with Too Small to Fail from 1-6 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021, at LaundroLab located at 5618 Albemarle Road, Charlotte, NC 28212. During this event, children can engage in early literacy activities with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and puppet-making with master puppeteer Marilyn Price. Additionally, families will also receive free children’s books on behalf of the Library.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library celebrates newcomers to Charlotte  during National Welcoming Week  from September 11-20, 2020.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library celebrates National Welcoming Week 2020

Though Charlotte Mecklenburg Library celebrates newcomers to Charlotte yearlong through the #welcomeCLT initiative, the Library will celebrate National Welcoming Week from September 11-20, 2020 with bilingual reads in English and Spanish for all ages. The purpose of #welcomeCLT is to provide new residents (with an emphasis on international newcomers) with information and resources about their new community.

Día

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Special Día storytime programs will be offered online throughout the month of April. We will share programs in different languages and invite families to engage and learn about different cultures. Día is a nationally recognized initiative that emphasizes the importance of literacy for all children from all backgrounds. It is a daily commitment to linking children and their families to diverse books, languages and cultures. The common goals of all Día programming are to: