summer break

Get set for kindergarten with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Get set for kindergarten

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library can be your partner in enjoying the summer with your children while preparing them to enter kindergarten. Whether your child is starting school in the fall, or the following year or two, we've got you covered.

July Is National Ice Cream Month

July means heat and humidity, but they’re easy to handle when you’ve got ice cream to cool you off--that must be why July is National Ice Cream Month! Let’s celebrate!

May highlights

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 Day. We're also introducing some fun new ways to learn and explore. Check out the highlights! 
explore without limits

3 ways to explore without limits

Planning a trip? Exploring new places can be a great way to expand your mind and learn new things, but sometimes exploring can take you to places that don't offer the connectivity that you need. Don't let a lack of internet or Wi-Fi access be a limitation! You can now rent a portable, wireless hotspot from the Library to ensure connectivity throughout your travels. Here are three ways you can properly celebrate your freedom to explore without limits.