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E.g., 10/17/2019

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Story Explorers: Homeschool Edition

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

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

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

5:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

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, November 14, 2019

Stories in 2 Languages: English & Spanish

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

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Write a Winning Resume

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

Learn the tips and strategies to writing a resume that will beat the ATS and get you hired!

BFR Gaming Day

3:30pm at Randolph Room 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.

Cooking for the Holidays with Chef Bazzelle, Owner of Mert's Heart & Soul

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

Join Chef James Bazzelle as he gives us a stellar soul food cooking demonstration that will have your mouth watering.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Small Business Concierge Program - Mecklenburg Co Office of Economic Development

10:00am at Study Room (Large) 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

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

"View The Right Thing" Film Series: Higher Learning

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.

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, November 17, 2019

Silver Sundays: Trivia at Beatties Ford Road

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

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

Entrenamiento de lectura activa / Active Reading Mentor Training

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

¡Venga a aprender estrategias divertidas que puede usar en casa o la comunidad para apoyar a los niños con la lectura!

Monday, November 18, 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

Homework Help Hour

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, November 19, 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.

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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics

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

Create, edit and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint . This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

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.

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