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E.g., 09/20/2019
E.g., 09/20/2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

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?

What's Your Brand Series

2:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

The What's Your Brand Series is a 6-week program that helps teens begin to discover what their unique brand is.

Saturday, September 21, 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

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

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

"View The Right Thing" Film Series: Get on the Bus

1:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Please join us for this monthly film and discussion series paying homage to filmmaker Spike Lee and commemorating the 30th Anniversary of "Do the Right Thing." This month, we will be watching and d

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, September 22, 2019

Silver Sundays: Beatties Ford Board Games

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

Come and join us for Board Games at Beatties Ford Road Library for our Silver Sundays Series! These programs are geared towards older adults, but all are welcome to participate.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Adult Sensory Storytime

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

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B 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?

Kid's Cuttin' Up: Bake Off Challenge

4:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn about basic kitchen concepts with sanitation, knife skills and nutrition.

Homework Help Hour

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

Come study and get assistance with homework every Monday at the library. This program is open to any student from K-12 that needs assistance with their assigned homework.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am 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.

Preteen Scene

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

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills. This month we're focusing on healthy choices.

Excel 2013 PivotTables

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

Have you ever wondered what is a pivot table and how is it used? Join us as we explore what many people say is one of Excel's most powerful features. Must be familiar with Excel.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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

Mental Health in Black Communities

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

The goal of this workshop is to address the issue of mental illness in our communities. You will learn how to best support an individuals' recovery process.

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

Chess Club

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

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

Dewey and Dragons

Dewey and Dragons is Dungeons and Dragons at the library! Enjoy this 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, September 26, 2019

Yoga Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

BFR Gaming Day

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

Come have the ultimate gaming experience at the library. We have all modern gaming systems to compete and relax with friends.

Thrilling Thursdays: U.S. Geography Trivia

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

How well do you know your U.S. geography? Join us on Thursday and see how well you do. Test your knowledge and compare your results to your friends.