Calendar

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E.g., 12/16/2018

Friday, January 11, 2019

Book Club Express

12:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the second Friday of each month at noon as we gather to enjoy lunch and a delightful short story!

Saturday, January 12, 2019

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Community Service for Preteens

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Family Storytime

Bring your family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Do you like to write? Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels. Critiques are available.

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art Workshop

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

The Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Monday, January 14, 2019

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilitie

BFR Teen Art Club

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help them grow into successful readers

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Now Showing: Teen Movie TBD

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of a popular teen movie. Title TBD. Light refreshments will be served.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Organizing Skills and Tips

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Clear the Clutter: how to declutter and get organized for a more enjoyable life!

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Stories, music and movement for tiny tots. Storytime is designed to develop language, listening and coordination skills. This program is for 18-23 month olds.

STEAM Month: Children's Art Club

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

We're Talking Again Book Club

6:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction. Light refreshments will be provided.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

1-on-1 Support Session: Technology or Job Search Tutors

Drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a volunteer or staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email or other topics, or to find h

Traveling Blue: Live Music from Latin America to New Orleans

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

From Latin American folk music to Mississippi blues and traditional Jazz, jazz singer Tenya Colemon and Latin Americansinger Ana Lucia Divins, accompanied by several musicians will share separately

Family Storytime

Bring your family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Collards + Culture: Grand Opening

2:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for the opening ceremony of the LATIBAH Tours exhibit of the Middle Passage. Enjoy performances, music, food, and culture. Self-paced walk-throughs of the exhibit will be available.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Email Basics Using Gmail

6:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

If you're new to email, join us to create an email account using Google's free email service, Gmail. Learn to send emails, attach files, manage your contacts and organize your inbox.