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Wednesday, August 14, 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

Story Explorers: Summer Break Edition

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

Join us for our Summer Break program as we share stories and activities.

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.

LCP: Dewey and Dragons

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

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:30am 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.

All the World’s a Stage

12:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Using Shakespeare's works, “All the World's a Stage” program will allow participants to experience elements of theatrical art with awareness in relevant issues in the safe confinement of a library

Now Showing:The Emoji Movie

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

Join us for a special showing of The Emoji Movie. In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, who is bursting with multiple expressions.

Satellite Studio

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

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? BFR Satellite Studio has you covered during the summer months!

Business/Nonprofit Development

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

Join us on the third Thursday of each month to learn about a small business or nonprofit development topic! Light refreshments will be served.

Saturday, August 17, 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

"View The Right Thing" Film Series: Do the Right Thing

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

Small Business Concierge Program - Mecklenburg Co Office of Economic Development

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

Need assistance with navigating Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina business resources?

Monday, August 19, 2019

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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

Tuesday, August 20, 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.

LCP: Dewey and Dragons

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

Microsoft Publisher 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow-up to the introductory Microsoft Publisher Basics workshop.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Preschool Storytime

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

Teen Summit

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

Join us for a round-table discussion on and learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world.

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.

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

Thursday, August 22, 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.

Satellite Studio

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

Want to make your own digital content but don't have the equipment to do so? BFR Satellite Studio has you covered during the summer months!

Thrilling Thursdays

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

Please join us on the fourth Thursday of the month for "Thrilling Thursdays!" Kick back, relax, and have fun and we explore new skills and learn new things. Topics vary by month.

Saturday, August 24, 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, August 26, 2019

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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 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?

BFR Gaming Day

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

Get your week started right with some gaming. We've got video, board, and card games to share with other teens.