Family fun around town

Thursday, August 1

The Charlotte Knights will take on Durham at 7:04 p.m. at the BB&T Ballpark in Charlotte. John O’Hurley will meet fans and sign autographs at 6 p.m. Visit www.bbtballparkcharlotte.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Columbia 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 the library at 11:15 a.m.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 2:00, 2:30, 3:00 and 3:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a library volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required. Registration is limited to one 30 minute session per week.



Friday, August 2

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Columbia at 7 p.m. The first 1,000 fans will receive an Intimidators baseball. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

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

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 3:00 and 3:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a library volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required. Registration is limited to one 30 minute session per week.

Saturday, August 3

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Lexington at 7 p.m. Fans will enjoy Faith and Family Night presented by Christian Tours. Stick around after the game for a post-game fireworks show. 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 1 p.m. Registration is required.

Sunday, August 4

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Lexington at 5 p.m. Kids can run the bases after the game. Thomas the Tank Engine will also make an appearance during the game. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Monday, August 5

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Lexington 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 11:00, 11:30 a.m., 2:00 and 2:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a library volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required. Registration is limited to one 30 minute session per week.

Tuesday August 6

The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Lexington at 11 a.m. Fans will enjoy Baseball Bingo during the game. Visit intimidatorsbaseball.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

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

One-on-one math tutoring sessions with a teen volunteer will be available at 10 a.m. Registration is required.

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.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 11:00, 11:30 a.m., 2:00, 2:30, 3:00, 3:30, 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a library volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required. Registration is limited to one 30 minute session per week.

Story Explorers: Outer Space Fun will be held at 3 p.m. for children ages 5-11. Registration is required.

Wednesday, August 7

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.

One-on-one math tutoring sessions with a teen volunteer will be available at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Registration is required.

Reading Buddies for children ages 5 through 11 will be available at 2:00, 2:30, 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. Children will read one-on-one with a library volunteer for 30 minutes. Registration is required. Registration is limited to one 30 minute session per week.