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TW@YL [June 25-July 2]

This Week

So much to do…so little time. We have more Stretch-n-Grow, Zombies and Tea Party, Pinocchio, Jedi Academy, an Alzheimer’s workshop, Advanced Gardener Series, and a life-sized Pac-Man party! And that’s just a few of the things happening this week at your library! MAIN LIBRARY AT NEWTON Ready to Learn Storytimes Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 […]

Alzheimer’s Care Workshop

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Is there someone in your life who is battling the effects of Alzheimer’s Disease? If so, you could benefit from some support and expert guidance. Join us at our Conover branch on Tuesday, June 28 at 6pm, where representatives from Home Instead Senior Care will offer guidance and a Q&A session about how to best […]

Jedi Academy Looking for New Padawans

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You think you’ve got what it takes to become a Jedi? Put your skills and knowledge of the force to the test at our Jedi Academy! Tuesday, June 28 at 2 pm out Conover Branch Explore the world of the popular film series, Star Wars in this program for all ages. Make a galaxy in […]

Life-Sized Pac-Man Party

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Experience the classic 80’s arcade game, Pac-Man, in a whole new way! Wednesday, June 29 at 3pm at our Sherrills Ford-Terrell branch. Join us as we play life-sized PAC-MAN. We will also be playing the world’s Biggest PAC-MAN game online and creating our own mazes to make it even bigger. Please call to register.

Advanced Gardener Series: Garden Diseases

Gardener Series Session

Your County Library is a great place to learn, act, and grow as we continue to host the Advanced Gardener Series at two of our branches in June. The sixth presentation of the eleven month series will be, “Garden Diseases – Identify and Manage Diseases and Disorders”. Dr. George Place, Catawba County Cooperative Extension Director, […]

3 Summer Reading Partnerships with Local School...

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We have 3 Summer Reading Partner events with local schools beginning June 23rd. We love Summer Reading and we love working with our local schools! If you haven’t gotten in the game already, click HERE to register for Summer Reading! Summer Library at Claremont Elementary Every Thursday 5-8 pm, beginning June 23 Students from all […]

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Upcoming Events

Jun
25
Sat
all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
Jun 25 all-day
Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
10:00 am Green Bean Players: “Pinocchio” @ Claremont Branch
Green Bean Players: “Pinocchio” @ Claremont Branch
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join the Green Bean Players as they present their own rendition of Pinocchio.
1:00 pm Green Bean Players: “Pinocchio” @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch
Green Bean Players: “Pinocchio” @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell Branch
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Performed by the Green Bean Players, “Pinocchio” is the tale of the adventures of a wooden puppet that magically turns into a real boy.
Jun
27
Mon
all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
Jun 27 all-day
Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
all-day Resume Reviews @ Newton
Resume Reviews @ Newton
Jun 27 all-day
Did you know that recruiters spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing a resume? How do you make those few seconds count? Schedule an individual one-hour resume session to help get you started writing a[...]
6:00 pm Catawba Crafters @ Southwest
Catawba Crafters @ Southwest
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The crafters are back! Come with your own project or work on a hat, scarf or hand warmers for the homeless, or other charita- ble organization! Enjoy the company of other creative crafty individuals!
Jun
28
Tue
all-day One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
One-on-One Technology Training @ Available at All Library Locations
Jun 28 all-day
Need to know how to use your iPad, Kindle, or Smartphone? Do you want help using Word to write your resume? Would you like to start storing things in the cloud? Call your local library[...]
all-day Resume Reviews @ Newton
Resume Reviews @ Newton
Jun 28 all-day
Did you know that recruiters spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing a resume? How do you make those few seconds count? Schedule an individual one-hour resume session to help get you started writing a[...]
2:00 pm Baby Bounce @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
Baby Bounce @ Sherrills Ford-Terrell
Jun 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This sweet and simple 30 minute story time features rhymes, bounces, sensory play, and singing for our youngest learners.

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