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E.g., 09/23/2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

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, November 10, 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

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?

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 Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels.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.

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, November 11, 2018

Dungeons and Dragons @ Beatties Ford

1:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join this Dungeons and Dragons session for newcomers and veterens geared towards adults and families! If you are familiar with the game or just want to learn, all are welcome.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

10:15am 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.

Preteen Scene

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

If you are between the ages of 10 and 12, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

Microsoft Publisher 2013 Basics

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

Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher 2007 to design signs, flyers, bookmarks, business cards and more! Basic computer, mouse and word processing skills are required.

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.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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

Story Explorers: Homeschool Edition

11:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!This month, we're reading Ish by Peter H.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:30pm 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.

Reading Buddies

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

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

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game that encourages 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

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.

Anime Club

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

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join us for a special showing of an anime episode.

Reading Buddies

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

Thursday, November 15, 2018

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.

Children's Art Club

2:00pm at Storytime Nook 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.

We're Talking Again Book Club

6:00pm at Randolph Room 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, November 17, 2018

Small Business Concierge Program - Mecklenburg Co Office of Economic Development

10:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need assistance with navigating Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina business resources?

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

Publishing with Small Independent Presses

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

Miriam Herin, local author of "Absolution" and "A Stone for Bread" will offer beginning and more seasoned writers how-to's for researching presses and preparing submissions, as well as how to maxim

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.