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Charlotte Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 Charlotte Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Charlotte area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit an Event

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Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

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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 ...

Baby Storytime: PlayPlay!

Join PlayPlay! for an interactive storytime! Using the senses, children and caregivers journey together to places both new and familiar. ...

Family Storytime at Davidson

Bring your family (ages birth to 5) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill ...

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. To ...

Raising Resilient Children

One of the most important tasks of parenthood is helping children learn to deal with their emotions. All children experience ...

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 ...

Bilingual Storytime

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

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 ...

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 ...

Tiny Tots Storytime

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This program is ...

Storytime in the Park

We’re taking Family Storytime outside! Join us for stories, songs, and movement activities at Squirrel Lake Park, 1631 Pleasant Plains ...

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which ...

Story Garden: Homeschool edition

Listen to stories and extend your learning through a variety of hands-on gardening activities.

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 ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Music with Holly

Join us for a one of a kind music and movement program that is a fusion of learning and listening ...

Family Sensory Storytime - Halloween Slime

Join in for a fun Family Sensory Storytime with Halloween stories,songs and dance. Registered guests will make a slimy witches' ...

Listen & Move Storytime

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which ...

Visual Arts Workshop with Live Music

Community School of the Arts will provide a visual art workshop series, with a different project activity each workshop. Accompanying ...

ASC Culture Blocks: Visual Art & Music

Join us as Community School of the Arts provides a visual art workshop series with a different project activity each ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Presents: Should I Have Posted That? (social media)

LaDonna Carter, a certified etiquette consultant, will address how an individual can become a better digital citizen. Social media affects ...

Dungeons and Dragons @ Beatties Ford

Join this Dungeons and Dragons session for newcomers and veterens geared towards adults and families! If you are familiar with ...

Sensory Storytime at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children with autism spectrum disorders, sensory ...

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 ...

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 ...

Stories in Two Languages

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and French that support early literacy skill development and expose ...

Listen & Move Storytime

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which ...

Baby Storytime at South County Regional

Bring your Baby(ages birth to 17 months) out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill ...

Bilingual Storytime

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

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 ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Hugo the Hornet & The Barings Book Bus

*PROGRAM AT CAPACITY* Explore stories with the Charlotte Hornet's Hugo the hornet. Register to participate in a storytime with Hugo ...

Story Explorers: Homeschool Edition

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!This month, we're reading Ish ...

Homeschool Book Club

This month we will be discussing James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl. For homeschool students ages 8 to ...

STEAM Month: Library Skills Workshop: CultureGrams

Learn how to find and use library resources in this introduction to the library's electronic databases. This month, we will ...

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 ...

Stories in 2 Languages: Spanish

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose ...

Storytime in the Park

We’re taking Family Storytime outside! Join us for stories, songs, and movement activities at Squirrel Lake Park, 1631 Pleasant Plains ...

Preschool Storytime: Hola! Hello! Bilingual Storytime

Come along to our bilingual storytime, led by volunteer Tony Solís. We will enjoy stories, songs and fun! For preschool ...

Poetry & Pancakes

Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for some pancakes!

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 ...

Now Showing: The Nightmare Before Christmas

Join us for a special showing of The Nightmare Before Christmas, about Jack Skellington, the King of Halloween, who discovers ...

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 ...

Family Storytime: Celebrating Diversity: Families!

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help ...

Homeschool Mondays: Afternoon Adventures

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities. Each month we will focus on a different country, ...

STEAM Month: Rookie Science: Makey Makey Projects

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This session we will work on Makey Makey ...

STEAM Month: Lego Club

Join us on the 3rd Monday of each month for Lego Club! We'll bring the Lego you bring the imagination! ...

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 ...

Stories in Two Languages

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose ...

Bilingual Storytime

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

STEAM 101: Escape Room

Educational SupportUse multiple critical thinking skills and the Library's online resources in a small group setting to solve puzzles and ...

Creating with Books: The Little Orange House

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities. This October, we will read The Little Orange ...

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 ...

Fall Festival at South County Regional

Join your friends at the library with hands-on games and literacy activities as we celebrate Fall. Don't forget to wear ...

Family Storytime at Independence Regional

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help ...

STEAM Month: Rookie Science Jr: Spiders

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. This month, we talk about the science of ...

Campfire Stories

Join us in Studio I as we set the mood to prepare for Halloween! Come gather around our campfire as ...

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 ...

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 ...

BN Kids’ Book Hangout at Barnes & Noble

Here at your Barnes & Noble Arboretum we are excited to announce our 2nd Kids’ Book Hangout, including games, activities, ...

Stories in the Woods at UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens

Do you love when stories take you on adventures? Imagine listening to these stories surrounded by the beautiful woods at ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens, Susie Harwood Garden, 9090 Craver Road Charlotte, NC 28262.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: gardens.uncc.edu
  • Category: Library Programs

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 ...

STEAM Month: Family Storytime: Insects!

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help ...

Homeschool Program: Double Trouble Bubble!

Help! The librarian's favorite brand of long-lasting storytime bubbles has been discontinued! Which young chemist can recreate the formula? Learn ...

Plaza Midwood Film Series: Adventures for the whole family

This film series will is fun for the whole family and features diversity and a message of inclusion. Films are ...

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 ...

Bilingual Storytime

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

STEAM Month: Preschool Storytime: Shapes!

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help ...

STEM 101: Witch Bath Bombs

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles. Join us in making these spooky Witch ...

STEAM Month: Exploding Lemons

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

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 ...

Creating with Books

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.

STEAM Month: Family Storytime: Skeletons!

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help ...

STEAM Month: The Kindness Rocks Project

The Kindness Rock Project is a nation-wide community service project with the motto: "One message at just the right movement ...

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 ...

Two Time Storytime (age 2)

TWO-YEAR OLDS. This age group will enjoy their own storytime experience to encourage language development, listening and social skills. To ...

Storytime in the Park

We’re taking Family Storytime outside! Join us for stories, songs, and movement activities at Squirrel Lake Park, 1631 Pleasant Plains ...

Puppet Show

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and ...

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move: The Kindness Project

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which ...

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 ...

How to Scare a Ghost Storytime at Barnes & Noble

It's Halloween and ghosts shouldn't get all the fun! Kids who want to scare ghosts have to find them first ...

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 ...

Not-So-Spooky Family Storytime at Davidson

Join us for a not-so-scary family storytime and Halloween fun! Come dressed in your best for Trick-or-Treating! Registration opens 30 ...

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 ...

Bilingual Storytime

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

Ghostbusting Charlotte's Ghosts:Separating Fact from Myth at Main Library

Come and explore the reasons why some people believe in ghosts and learn about the spooky side of Charlotte. Staff ...

STEAM Month: Spooky Science at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Enjoy some Halloween-themed STEM activities, including making spider soap and a candy corn structure challenge.

Story Explorers: Fall Festival at Mountain Island

Explore books and stories in creative ways through hands-on activities including math, science, games, and more! Join Mountain Island Library's ...

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 ...

West Boulevard Branch Library Fall Festival

Join library staff and community members as we celebrate fall and Halloween with a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the ...

STEAM Month: Rookie Science: Science Spooktacular at Independence Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Join us for an afternoon of slightly spooky ...

Fall Festival at Morrison Regional

Enjoy Halloween-themed literacy activities and storytimes as you celebrate fall at Morrison! You are invited to wear your costume and ...

Rookie Science: Halloween at Cornelius

Come explore the science behind fall and Halloween traditions! Call 704-416-3800 to register.

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