Calendar

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E.g., 12/11/2019

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Teen Movie Matinee

Kick back and relax with a Teen Movie matinee.

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, April 2, 2020

1-on-1 Adult Reading Support Session (By Appointment Only)

Increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer/staff member during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

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.

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, April 4, 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?

Laundry Day - Be a Part of the Narrative

Be a part of the narrative. Airing Out the "Dirty" Laundry is an ongoing community art movement that invites participation in two distinct, but connected ways.

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.

Monday, April 6, 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

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Dewey and Dragons

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

Computer Basics

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

Learn to use the keyboard and mouse, and get a basic overview of computer terms and concepts in this class for people with little or no previous computer experience.

Wednesday, April 8, 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.

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

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, April 9, 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

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.

Tackling the Runaway Cost of College

A financial literacy program helps families and future college students with how to pay for college without sacrificing retirement plans and other savings.

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, April 11, 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

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art and Music Workshops

The Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

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.

Sunday, April 12, 2020

Silver Sundays:

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

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

Monday, April 13, 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

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?

Tuesday, April 14, 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?

Internet Basics

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

Learn how to access, navigate, and print websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online.

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.