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E.g., 09/22/2019

Monday, September 30, 2019

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.

SHAN Wallace @ the Library

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

Join us as award winning artist SHAN Wallace visits the Beatties Ford Library to share her award-winning photographic skills with our community.

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, October 1, 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 Community Room B 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.

Dewey and Dragons

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons is Dungeons and Dragons at the library!

Computer Basics

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

Learn to use the keyboard and mouse, and get a basic overview of computer terms and concepts in this class for people with little or no previous computer experience.

Wednesday, October 2, 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

Teen Movie Matinee

Kick back and relax with a Teen Movie matinee. The movie for this month will be Aladdin (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

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.

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.

Reading Buddies

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

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:30am 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.

Cultural Exploration: K-Pop Khaos

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

Join us as we explore the wonders of Korean culture using an innovative education program series— K-Pop Khaos!

Read a Book, Learn to Cook

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

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 Randolph Room 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, October 4, 2019

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

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

Learn effective strategies for using the Foundation Center's online funding database, Foundation Grants to Individuals, to find funders that support individuals.

Saturday, October 5, 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

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

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art and Music Workshops

1:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art WorkshopThe Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Computers for the Weekend Warrior

3:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us one Saturday a month for a basic computer class.

Sunday, October 6, 2019

Silver Sundays: Beatties Ford Bingo!

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

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

Monday, October 7, 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