Family fun around town

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Thursday, May 2

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Charleston at 7 p.m. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Family Story Time will be held at 11:15 a.m.

Story Garden: Homeschool edition will be held at 1 p.m. Children will enjoy stories and hands-on gardening activities. Registration is required.

One-on-one math tutoring sessions with a teen volunteer will be available at 4 p.m. Registration is required.



Friday, May 3

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Hickory at 7 p.m. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Saturday, May 4

The 12th annual Discover Mint Hill event will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Carl J. McEwen Historic Village (7601 Matthews-Mint Hill Road). The event will feature cultural and civic groups, opening day of the farmer’s market, family activities, live music, food vendors and more. Admission is free. For more information, call 704-573-0726.

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Hickory at 7 p.m. Celebrate National Star Wars Day with the Intimidators. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Family Story Time will be held at 9:30 a.m.

Children can strengthen reading skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog during the Paws to Read program at 10:30 a.m.

One-on-one math tutoring sessions with a teen volunteer will be available at 12 p.m. Registration is required.

The Chess Club will meet at 3 p.m.

Sunday, May 5

The Children’s Theatre of Charlotte will present “Pete the Cat” April 12-May 5 at the McColl Family Theatre. The show is recommended for ages 4 and older. Visit www.ctcharlotte.org for show times and ticket information.

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Hickory at 3 p.m. Kids may run the bases after the game. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Monday, May 6

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Hickory at 7 p.m. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Families with babies and toddlers can visit the library at 9:30 a.m. for Family Story Time: 0-2. The program will include stories, songs and movement.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 4:00, 4:30, 6:00 and 6:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a teen volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required.

Tuesday, May 7

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Baby Story Time for babies birth through 17 months will be held at 10:15 a.m.

Tiny Tots Story Time for toddlers ages 18 to 23 months will be held at 11:15 a.m.

The American Girl Book Club will meet at 4 p.m. This month’s topic is Maryellen Larkin. Registration is required.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 5:00, 5:30, 6:00 and 6:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a teen volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required.

Wednesday, May 8

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Two Time Story Time for toddlers age 24 to 36 months will be held at 10:15 a.m.

Preschool Story Time for children age 3 to 5 will be held at 11:15 a.m.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 4:00, 4:30 and 6:00 and 6:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a teen volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required.