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Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Youth to Youth Southern States Conference

Nationally, Youth to Youth is the recognized leader for engaging youth in positive change. Each summer, Youth to Youth offers ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
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  • Category: Family Fun

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

Summer Yoga at U.S. National Whitewater Center (River Jam)

Join us throughout the year for the USNWC’s Yoga Series, taking place during festivals, on Tuesday mornings during Summer Camp, ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC. (South Ridge).
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
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  • Category: Sporting Events

Toddler Tuesdays! Barnes & Nobles at The Arboretum

Don't miss our weekly Tuesday Storytime when we welcome toddlers to come and join in the fun! Come and hear ...

Family Storytime on the Plaza

Children and caregivers enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills.Call 704-416-6200 if you have questions.

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Summer Movie Camp at The GEM Theatre

Our Summer Movie Camp is just about ready to get started! The Gem Theatre offers Summer Movie Camp every Tuesday at ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: 111 West 1st Street, Kannapolis, NC.
  • Cost: All movies cost $1.
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  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Poppy's Movie Magic at Stone Theater Charlotte

$1 Admission, $1 Drinks (including Water) $1 Popcorn! All shows start promptly at 10am. Please plan to arrive early. Doors ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Stone Theaters, Charlotte NC.
  • Cost: $1 Admission, $1 Drinks (including Water) $1 Popcorn!
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  • Category: Family Fun

The Quarry. Open swim at Carrigan Farms

Located in Mooresville, NC, The Quarry at Carrigan Farms, LLC is a natural, spring fed, body of water where swimming ...

Bilingual Storytime

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills in English and Spanish. ...

Preschool Storytime: MyGems Science

Your preschoolers will participate in an interactive science experiment making ice cream.

CML Presents: Balloon Entertainment with Robert Archer

Join us as we learn about balloons and how they can be used as learning instruments.

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Story Explorers: Rock On!

Explore books and stories in creative ways through activities including math, science, games, and more! In this program, learn about ...

Coral Building at Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

Come build a coral reef ecosystem with us! With this collaborative art piece, we will add pieces to the I ...

Terrific Tuesday "Casey Nees/ Casey's Laugh & Learn"

Join Casey Nees, an award-winning science programmer and storyteller, for his most exciting program yet! This program explores the wind ...

Afternoon Adventures: LEGO Picnic

Come play with some LEGO and have a picnic with us! Bring a creation you worked on at home for ...

Art Club: Paperback Wallets

Learn how to make your own wallets with the use of recycled paperback books.

Arts & Crafts classes at Toys & Co.

Come visit us and enjoy our Arts & Crafts Classes!

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Cotswold Village Shops, 242 S. Sharon Amity Rd., Charlotte, NC 28211.
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  • Category: Classes

Books Come to Life: Harry Potter Festival

Attention muggles! Celebrate your love for Harry Potter with us. Muggles will get sorted into Houses, enjoy extension activities, educational ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: JumpBunch.

Test yourself with some 60 second fitness challenges as you learn about sports and fitness in a fun, engaging, and ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Todd Youngblood-Photography & Photoshop

Learn the basics of studio photography and how to produce great head shots, fashion images or family portraits.

Get Set for Kindergarten

Rising kindergartners participate in stories and activities that build pre-reading skills and help prepare children for success in school. Limited ...

Library Art Club for Teens: Henna Tattoo

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Bojangles Summer Shootout. Faster Pastor school bus race.

The Bojangles' Summer Shootout Series' wheel-to-wheel action takes place under the lights on the speedway's frontstretch quarter-mile oval. In addition ...

  • 5:00 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway 5555 Concord Pkwy. South Concord, NC 28027.
  • Cost: Adult tickets are $8, while children 13 and under get in free!
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  • Category: Family Fun

CMLibrary Presents: Insane Science of Fairyland

Learn science and explore fairy tales with Casey Nees! Come to a land where wolves blow down houses, pumpkins are prisons ...

Children's Yoga with Miss Catherine

Join us as we bend, stretch, and pose our way to a healthy summer. Children will learn basic yoga practices ...

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

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