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This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Toddler Story Time: Camping

10:00am - 10:30am
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Story Time Area (WRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Join us for stories, songs and more. For toddlers 2-3 years. 

This week's theme is camping. We will make a themed craft at the end. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1481.

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Baby Bounce & Tots Story Time: Rainbows and Butterflies

10:00am - 10:45am
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Story Time Room (CLF)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Cuddle, Play, Socialize. Songs, rhymes, finger plays and short stories are the highlights of this lap-sit experience for parents and their children. For babies and tots 0-23 months. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

10:30am - 12:00pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Preschool Story Time: Beach Fun

11:00am - 11:30am
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Story time for 3–5-year-olds. 

This week's theme is beach fun. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1450.
 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Preschool Story Time: Camping

11:00am - 11:30am
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Story Time Area (WRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Join us for stories, songs and more. For kids 3-5 years. 

This week's theme is camping. We will make a themed craft at the end. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1481. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Toddler Story Time: Rainbows and Butterflies

11:00am - 11:45am
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Story Time Room (CLF)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

The more we get together for stories, songs, dance and activities, the happier we are in this weekly story time. For toddlers 2-3 years. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Epic Quest in Adventurous Writing

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: General Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:

Let's go slay a dragon! Or maybe befriend it? Do you want to go save a princess? Or maybe a prince? Become a knight? Go on an epic quest. Find a faerie or a mermaid. 

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Tech Time @ the Library

9:00am - 10:30am
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Computer Training Lab/Classroom Dual Use Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Event Details:

Whether you need help setting up an email account, learning how to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or anything in between, we’re here to help you with your computer, tablet or smartphone questions.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Baby Bounce & Tots Story Time: Pond

10:00am - 10:45am
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Story Time Room (NRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Join us for a fun and interactive story time for babies and toddlers up to 24 months old! We will read stories, sing songs and do simple movement activities. 

This week's theme is the pond. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Preschool Story Time: 4th of July!

10:00am - 11:00am
East Regional Library
Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (ERL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Story time for children 1-5 years old. 

This week's theme is the 4th of July. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1403. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

So Easy Crafts: Book Folding

10:00am - 1:00pm
North Regional Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

Turn a book into unique handmade art. Bring an expendable copy of a favorite book that's over 300 pages or use one of ours. 

Registration is required by calling (910) 483-7727 ext. 1436 or registering online.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Lotion Bar "Bug Repellent"

10:30am - 11:45am
Bordeaux Community Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture & Entertainment
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

Join us and learn how to make bug repellent lotion bars. Keep those pesky misquotes away this summer by adding a few essential oils to the ingredients. Learn how to access the library data base using films on demand.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Toddler and Preschool Story Time: Nectar Garden

11:00am - 11:45am
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Story Time Area (HQU)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Join us for our story time for 2-5-year-olds. Each week will be a different theme of stories and fun! 

This week's theme is nectar garden. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

North Carolina's Land of Oz

11:00am - 12:00pm
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Local & State History Room (HQU)
Age Group: 19+ Years, All Ages
Program Type: Genealogy/Local History
Event Details:

Did you know you can visit the magical Land of Oz right here in North Carolina? Learn the story of the Land of Oz theme park.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Social Media for Everyone: Instagram

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Digital Literacy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:

Join the library's Digital Navigators as they discuss how to create, access and utilize an Instagram account. Learn what a story is, how to post your own photos and videos, how to use hashtags and much more. 

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.

Make a Travel Buddy

4:00pm - 5:30pm
East Regional Library
Library Branch: East Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (ERL)
Age Group: 6-11 Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Make a travel buddy out of felt using simple sewing techniques. All materials will be provided. 

Grades 3-5. Teens (grades 6-12) are welcome to attend. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Club Insomnia: The Only Survivors

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Virtual
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:

When a group of classmates reunite to mark the tenth anniversary of a terrible accident, one of the survivors disappears, casting fear and suspicion on the remaining individuals -- and on the original tragedy itself. 

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Teen Program: Escape the Alien Planet

5:00pm - 6:00pm
North Regional Library
Library Branch: North Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (NRL)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Event Details:

In this Sci-Fi Escape Room for teens, you are stranded on an uninhabitable alien planet.

This event is in the "19+ Years" group.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia

5:30pm - 6:30pm
Cliffdale Regional Library
Library Branch: Cliffdale Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (CLF)
Age Group: 19+ Years
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:

In this presentation by the Alzheimer's Association learn the difference between Alzheimer's and dementia, causes, risk factors, stages and treatments. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1383.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Playdates at the Library

9:00am - 10:00am
West Regional Library
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (WRL)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities, Sensory Program
Event Details:

Join us as we host Playdates at the Library. During this continuous program we will provide different play materials such as sensory toys, LEGOs, etc. We hope to see you there. Ages 0 to 4 years old. 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "0-5 Years" group.

Family Story Time: A Pirate's Life for Me

10:00am - 10:45am
Headquarters Library
Library Branch: Headquarters Library
Room: Story Time Area (HQU)
Age Group: 0-5 Years
Program Type: Story Time
Event Details:

Story time for ages 3- to 5-year-olds. Story time includes reading stories, creative storytelling, music, movement and more. Please note that this program is appropriate for sensory seekers

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "6-11 Years" group.

Homeschool STEM: Pizza Box Solar Oven

4:00pm - 5:00pm
West Regional Library
Waitlist
Registration
Library Branch: West Regional Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (WRL)
Age Group: 6-11 Years
Program Type: STEM/STEAM
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:

As the sun gets more intense, you might start thinking you could bake something on the pavement. For this month's Homeschool STEM, we will be doing just that! 

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Wonderful World of Teen Art

4:00pm - 6:00pm
Hope Mills Community Library
Library Branch: Hope Mills Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (HPM)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:

Join us as we explore the wonderful world of art! Supplies will be provided. 

For more information about this program, please call (910) 483-7727 ext. 1425.

This event is in the "12-14 Years" group.
This event is in the "15-18 Years" group.

Through the Looking Glass One-Shot

4:15pm - 5:45pm
Bordeaux Community Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Bordeaux Community Library
Room: Meeting/Activity Room (BOR)
Age Group: 12-14 Years, 15-18 Years
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:

If you like Dungeons and Dragons or would like to try Dungeons and Dragons, join us and create a character to utilize in a one-shot RPG (role playing game) set in the world of Alice through the Looking Glass.