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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Read a Book, Learn to Cook

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Come investigate cookbooks and learn about measurements in this hands-on program for school-age children. Explore how healthy cooking and eating come together.

Inspired to Read: Inspirational Fiction Book Club

6:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a lively discussion of an inspirational fiction book. New members welcome. Light refreshments provided. Call 704-416-3000 to register, or register online.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Book Club Express

12:00pm at Community Room B 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, February 9, 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

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Study Room (Large) 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 Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels.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.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Anew

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

Join LATIBAH Museum as they utilizing the arts to help relay important historical information to about the Middle Passage to participants.

Monday, February 11, 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.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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 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.

Wednesday, February 13, 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

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:30pm at Storytime Nook 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.

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: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Study Room (Large) 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.

Anime Club

6:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

Saturday, February 16, 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

Monday, February 18, 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

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

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

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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 game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and 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.

Wednesday, February 20, 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

Now Showing: Teen Movie TBD

3:30pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

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

Surviving Adulthood

6:30pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

How do I buy a car? What questions should I ask before I rent or buy a place to live? How do I cook for one? What skills should I demonstrate in an interview?

Thursday, February 21, 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.

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 Community Room B 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.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Alive

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

Join us for the finale event of our LATIBAH Collard Greens Exhibit of the Middle Passage.

Saturday, February 23, 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