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E.g., 10/22/2018
E.g., 10/22/2018

Monday, October 22, 2018

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Preteen Book Club

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

Join us on the fourth Monday of each month at 4:00pm to discuss our chosen book of the month. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

6:00pm at Randolph Room 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, October 23, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

10:15am at Randolph Room 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.

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.

CANCELED Active Reading Mentor Training

5:30pm at Randolph Room 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 ABCs of Active Reading one-on-one with a child in grades K-3.

Google Drive Basics

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

Join us in this follow up to Gmail Basics as we dive into Google Drive.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Randolph Room 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 Randolph Room 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 Randolph Room 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.

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

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

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.

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.

Reading Buddies

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

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am at Randolph Room 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.

College and Career Connection Drop-In

Teens can drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a staff member to get assistance with college or career applications and information.

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.

STEAM Month: Rookie Science

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

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

STEAM Month: Learn the Basics of Coding

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn about computer science and the basics of coding with Blockly.

Friday, October 26, 2018

Introduction to Finding Grants

9:30am at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to get started using "Foundation Directory Online" to find potential private foundation funders for your nonprofit.

Saturday, October 27, 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

Identity: Telling the Stories That Form Us

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

We all have stories that have shaped our identity and helped propel us toward the people we are today.

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.