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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

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.

Anime Club for Adults

2:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture?

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Silver Sundays: Movie Matinee

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

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

Monday, March 9, 2020

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?

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

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

Come learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABC's of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Genealogy Research: Finding your Ancestors - Together!

2:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Want to connect with others building their family tree?

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Intermediate

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

Learn to create charts and graphs, adjust presentation timing, and add multimedia effects in this second of a two-part series introducing PowerPoint. Previous PowerPoint experience is required.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:15pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Bring your whole 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.

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

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

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

Chess Club

5:00pm at Community Room B 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

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

Thursday, March 12, 2020

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.

BFR Gaming Day

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

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: SCORE & The Library

5:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn about business plans, how to develop your business, & SCORE support services.

Surviving Adulthood

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

How do I buy a car? What questions should I ask before I rent or buy a place to live? How do I cook for one? What skills should I demonstrate in an interview?

Saturday, March 14, 2020

ASC: Dancing the Poem Workshop

10:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Dancing the Poem Workshop, a 2 hour dance and poetry writing workshop for all ages to members of the Charlotte community!

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

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

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

Do you like to write? Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels. Critiques are available.

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, March 15, 2020

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.

Monday, March 16, 2020

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

STEAM 101: Art Club

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for Art Club! We provide some supplies and your provide the creativity. This program promotes creativity, imagination and story building.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

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 Excel 2013 Basics

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

In this introductory workshop, create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel.