Thursday, July 5, 5-6 p.m. – Body Art Kids of all ages are invited to North Regional Library to discover the wonder of body art. This will include face painting, henna and temporary tattoos. To register, call 919-870-4000. North Regional Library is located at 7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh.
Tuesday, July 10, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Job Assistance Job seekers are encouraged to visit Eva Perry Regional Library to meet with an AmeriCorps/JobLink volunteer who will assist with resume preparation, job hunting techniques and interview preparation. Individual questions about seeking employment will also be answered. For information, call 919-387-2100. Eva Perry Regional Library is located at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.
Wednesday, July 11, 2-3 p.m. – Computer Tutor Hour People of all ages who need computer help are invited to come to Southeast Regional Library for a tutoring. The hour will include learning how to set up an email account, format resumes with Microsoft Word, create posters with Microsoft Publisher, find Consumer Report articles in the library databases and more. For information, call 919-662-2250. Southeast Regional Library is located at 908 Seventh Avenue, Garner.
Wednesday, July 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Ask the Mechanic Are your car expenses adding up? East Regional Library invites you to meet with an auto shop owner who will provide money saving tips and answer maintenance questions to keep your car on the road. To RSVP, call 919-217-5318. East Regional Library is located at 946 Steeple Square, Knightdale.
Wednesday, July 18, 3-4 p.m. – Iron Chef Competition Cooks of all ages are invited to compete in Fuquay-Varina’s Iron Chef Competition. Call 919-557-2788 for the secret ingredient. Make your creation at home and bring it to the library for judging. Fuquay-Varina Community Library is located at 133 South Fuquay Avenue, Fuquay-Varina.
Wednesday, July 18, 4-5 p.m. – Nocturnal Animals of Umstead Park Kids ages six to 10 are invited to Cary Community Library to meet Billy Hartness, a park ranger at Umstead State Park, and to learn about the nocturnal animals that live in the park. For information, call 919-460-3350. Cary Community Park is located at 310 South Academy Street, Cary.
Saturday, July 21, 2:30-3:30 p.m. – Star Wars Celebration Star Wars fans of all ages are invited to celebrate all things Star Wars at Cameron Village Regional Library. The celebration will include crafts, games and more. For information, call 919-856-6723. Cameron Village Regional Library is located at 1930 Clark Avenue, Raleigh.
Saturday, July 28, 12:30-4:30 p.m. – Mario Kart Double Dash Tournament Gamers in grades six through 12 are invited to bring a friend and compete against other teens in Mario Kart for Nintendo GameCube. Winners will receive trophies. To register, call 919-387-2100. Eva Perry Regional Library is located at 2100 Shepherd’s Vineyard Drive, Apex.
Tuesday, July 31, 2-3 p.m. – Animals with the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences Families are invited to Southgate Community Library to learn about animals. The N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences will bring live animals and share bilingual stories. For more information, call 919-856-6598. Southgate Community Library is located at 1601 – 14 Cross Link Road, Raleigh.