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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Story Explorers: Straight Out the Box Improv

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

Unlock your creative potential by exploring the building blocks of improvisational acting techniques to create characters, develop scenes and identify the elements needed to form a story on your fe

Teen Movie Matinee

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

Come chill out and enjoy a free movie at the library. Call 704-416-3000 to find out this month's movie title.

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.

Thursday, August 8, 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: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

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

Join us for a special showing of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. In a town where food drops from the sky like rain, Flint hopes to create something that will change everyone's life.

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!

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.

Surviving Adulthood-Money Edition

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

Learn how to budget and organize your finances and develop a spending plan. Understand and maximize whatever level of income you earn based on your priorities and goals. Do you want a car?

Saturday, August 10, 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

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Randolph Room 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.

Anime Club for Adults

3:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture?

Monday, August 12, 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

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening of Peter Rabbit. 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 Community Room B 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.

Tuesday, August 13, 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.

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

Pride Summit

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

Deepen your understanding of issues facing the LGBTQ community,network with others in our community from across Mecklenburg County, learn what organizations and individuals are doing to advance hea

Microsoft Publisher 2013 Basics

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

Learn how to use Microsoft Publisher to design signs, flyers, bookmarks, business cards and more! Basic computer, mouse and word processing skills are required.

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.

LCP: 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

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.

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.