Calendar

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E.g., 10/20/2019

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

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.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

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.

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.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

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

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.

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 Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels.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.

Sunday, February 9, 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, February 10, 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?

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, February 11, 2020

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?

Learning Circle: "The New Jim Crow" 2020 Winter Series

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

Learning circles are peer supported in library spaces, and free for learners.

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

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, February 12, 2020

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

9:30am 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.

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

Dewey and Dragons

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

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

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

Thursday, February 13, 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.

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, February 15, 2020

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 @ The Harvey B. Gantt Center

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 wrapping up th

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, February 16, 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, February 17, 2020

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

Digital Animation

3:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Receive hands-on instruction in digital animation techniques through the use of ReadyANIMATOR equipment and software. Learn how to create animation clips using a variety of tools and materials.