Calendar

E.g., 11/14/2019
E.g., 11/14/2019

Thursday, January 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.

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.

We're Talking Again

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

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction.

Friday, January 3, 2020

Now Showing: Toy Story 4

11:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of Toy Story 4! Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that's Andy or Bonnie.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

SAT Practice Exam with the Princeton Review: College & Career Connections

9:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Kick off your SAT prep with a free practice SAT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.

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

1:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art WorkshopThe Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Silver Sundays: Beatties Ford Bingo!

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

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

Monday, January 6, 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

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, January 7, 2020

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.

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.

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, January 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.

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.

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

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.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Dewey and Dragons

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

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.

Reading Buddies

Increase your child’s reading comprehension, spoken word skills and social interactions with a Reading Buddy session.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Stories in 2 Languages: English & Japanese

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?