Calendar

E.g., 10/14/2019
E.g., 10/14/2019

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Reading Buddies

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

Thursday, November 7, 2019

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.

Cultural Exploration: K-Pop Khaos

4:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as we explore the wonders of Korean culture using an innovative education program series— K-Pop Khaos!

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.

Saturday, November 9, 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

International Games Day

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

International Games Day is an initiative run by volunteers from around the world to reconnect communities through their libraries around the educational, recreational, and social value of all types

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 Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels.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

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, November 10, 2019

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.

Tuesday, November 12, 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.

Genealogy Research: Finding your Ancestors - Together!

2:00pm at Randolph Room 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?

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.

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.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:15pm at Randolph Room 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.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

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.

Write a Winning Resume

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

Learn the tips and strategies to writing a resume that will beat the ATS and get you hired!

BFR Gaming Day

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

Cooking for the Holidays with Chef Bazzelle, Owner of Mert's Heart & Soul

6:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join Chef James Bazzelle as he gives us a stellar soul food cooking demonstration that will have your mouth watering.

Saturday, November 16, 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

Small Business Concierge Program - Mecklenburg Co Office of Economic Development

10:00am at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need assistance with navigating Charlotte/Mecklenburg County and the State of North Carolina business resources?

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: Higher Learning

1:00pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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 watching and d

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.

Computers for the Weekend Warrior

3:00pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us one Saturday a month for a basic computer class.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Entrenamiento de lectura activa / Active Reading Mentor Training

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

¡Venga a aprender estrategias divertidas que puede usar en casa o la comunidad para apoyar a los niños con la lectura!

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, November 18, 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

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, November 19, 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.