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E.g., 06/24/2018

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Now Showing: The Good Dinosaur

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

Join us for a special showing of The Good Dinosaur! What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?

Satellite Studio Session

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

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Inspired to Read: Inspirational Fiction Book Club

6:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a lively discussion of If I Believe by Kim Cash Tate. New members welcome. Light refreshments provided. Call 704-416-3000 to register, or register online.

Saturday, August 4, 2018

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

Qigong

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

Qigong is gentle exercise from China similar to Tai Chi that relieves stress and pain and improves balance and flexibility.

Narratives and Grief

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

The talk will focus on the development and use of narratives in coping with grief and how some individuals have transformative thoughts that reframe their grief.

Satellite Studio Session

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

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Family Storytime

2:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Monday, August 6, 2018

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

Now Showing Teen Summer Movies: Ready Player One

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

Join us for a special showing of Ready Player One, about a poor teen who competes in a contest to win control of a virtual-reality world called the OASIS.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

9:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

STEM 101 for Teens and Preteens

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

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come learn fun strategies that you can use to support literacy at home or in the community! Learn how to use the ABC’s of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

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

Preschool 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

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.