Mountain island events

Mountain Island-east Gaston community calendar – March 2020

Ongoing Keeper Talk What: The team of raptor keepers will show some of their favorite bird species. Check the Visitors Center whiteboard to see which birds are available each day. When: 2-2:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays until March 29 Where: Carolina Raptor Center, 6000 Sample Road, Huntersville Details: 704-875-6521; free with regular admission   March 3 Geek Out What: Create […]

Mountain Island-east Gaston community calendar – February

Feb. 3 Geek Out What: Bring Harry Potter to life with crafts, trivia and more. Preteens, teens and adults are welcome.  When: 5-6 p.m. Where: Mountain Island Branch Library, 4420 Hoyt Galvin Way, Charlotte Details: jreid@cmlibrary.org    Feb. 4 Coding 101 What: Get introduced to the concepts behind HTML, CSS and Java Script. When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Where: Mountain Island Branch […]

Mountain Island-east Gaston community calendar – January 2020

Jan. 7 Toddler Time What: This weekly 20-minute early-literacy program features books, simple songs, movement and more for children 1-2 years old and their parents/caregivers. When: 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays Where: Mount Holly Branch Library, 245 W. Catawba Ave., Mount Holly Details: 704-827-3581   Geek Out What: Teens and pre-teens are invited to participate in a discussion and activities about their […]

Mountain Island-east Gaston community calendar – December 2019

Ongoing Holidays at the Garden What: Delight in a stroll through the shimmering Mile of a Million Lights this holiday season. Along your journey, discover the colorful lights of the topiaries dancing to merry tunes, LED cherry trees glowing along Canal Garden, waves of color glittering in the Piedmont Prairie, enchanting model trains and fairy villages flourishing in the Orchid […]