Special Connect CLT

Double Time

There is an old Yiddish saying; “Man plans, God laughs”. Life can be unpredictable, and set you on a path for a greater purpose; this is my journey.

Best Bets CLT

Books for Kids

Celebrate Independence Day with the Library!

Celebrating Independence Day looks different for everyone! You might go to parades, have a cookout, go to the beach or set off fireworks. But, celebrating may look extra different this year with social distancing. Being patriotic is more than just…

Father’s Day is here at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

It’s that time of year again that we celebrate all things related to fathers and any father figures we have in our lives. Fathers come in all shapes in sizes and color, they come from different backgrounds; some are those…

College Transitions

Movie Reviews for Parents

Movie Review: 'Doolittle'

Eccentric doctor who talks to animals travels to a faraway island in search of a mysterious plant-based cure for Queen Victoria in 19th-century England.

On Task

Daddy Derek

The Doctor Is In

Moms Managing Media

Moms Managing Media

Manners Please

Back to School Manners and Social Skills

Four easy tips for boosting your child's self-confidence and reducing their social anxiety to help them make and keep friends and feel more confident in different social situations.

Travel With Purpose

The Effortless Girl

Easy Paper Roses

Craft easy paper roses that are an inexpensive and creative Mother's Day gift!

Easy Easter Eggs

Craft unique yarn eggs that make beautiful and inexpensive Easter decor!

DIY Crayon Eggs

Create simple and colorful DIY Crayon Eggs that are fun to play with and perfect for the Easter season!

The Daily Post

#GivingTuesdayCLT Kicks Off

#GivingTuesdayCLT supports 235 nonprofits and rallies Charlotteans to give back to the community, families and children.

Take a StoryWalk

Add a little light reading to your family’s stroll with new program coming to three Charlotte parks.

Fit Family Challenge

And the 2016 Fit Family Challenge Winner is ...

We have a winner! We are excited to officially announce the grand prize winner of the 2016 Fit Family Challenge is the Shaffer family of Charlotte! Congratulations to James, Karie, Alex and Nicholas on winning the grand prize family vacation to Universal Orlando® Resort from Charlotte…


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