E-Literacy via East Charlotte Library

E-readers are the popular new  electronic devices  that offer us the ability to  conveniently  download all kinds of publications.   Did you know that the public library offers the ability to borrow e-books using your e-reader?  Call or stop by the Independence Regional library to make an appointment to learn more about t how to borrow eBooks for your eReader, tablet, smartphone or laptop?  One-on-one training is available  to assist you with understanding  how to find, check out and download books from our digital collection.  Be sure to bring your device!!

For more information

Independence Regional Library 
Call 704-416-4800

6000 Conference Drive
Charlotte, NC 28212
My pandigital novel 7 e-reader with apps installed

A Study in the Positive at East Mecklenburg High School

East Mecklenburg High School Students - Charlotte North Carolina
East Mecklenburg Chamber Choir

On October 1st the East Mecklenburg  High School Chamber Choir represented their school at  the  Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina talent show. Competing against 18 other schools they took 1st place at this event to kick off the six week food drive competition.  The students at East Mecklenburg High School will be able to start their food drive with  food donated by the local company  Snyder’s-Lance.  Collected food items will be distributed to families in need within the Charlotte Metro area. What a great learning opportunity for these young people to learn that they can contribute positively to our community!!  

Read more here: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2012/10/03/3575008/talent-show-kicks-off-food-drive.html#storylink=cpy

Celebrating Peace in East Charlotte

On September 21st  International Peace Day is celebrated around the globe.  Here in East Charlotte the CAFM GURLS club joined children around the globe in sending out their wishes for peace in our community, our country and across the globe. 
The children created this beautiful banner as an 
expression of their peaceful wishes.  

East Charlotte Tweets joins the GURLS club in extending 
peace to the East Charlotte community,  the Queen City, NC, US and entire world. 

 We must all echo the message in the children.s banner — 

make peace happen!!

Greetings and Welcome!!

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