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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Using a Cricut

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

Have you ever wanted to make custom and unique items? Want to get ideas for how to get started. Join us part 1 of a 3 part series where we discover the many uses of a Cricut machine.

Reading Buddies

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

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

6:15pm at Community Room B 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.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Pop-up Coffee Shop @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

You can have your books and coffee too - at Beatties Ford Road Regional Library!Stop by the Queens Coffee Bar pop-up coffee shop at BFR every week, Wednesday-Friday from 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m.

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.

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

Teen Summit

Join us for a round-table discussion on and learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world.

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.

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 16, 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.

Pop-up Coffee Shop @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

You can have your books and coffee too - at Beatties Ford Road Regional Library!Stop by the Queens Coffee Bar pop-up coffee shop at BFR every week, Wednesday-Friday from 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m.

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.

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

2:00pm 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.

Rookie Science

5:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments.

Business/Nonprofit Development

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

Join us on the third Thursday of each month to learn about a small business or nonprofit development topic! Light refreshments will be served.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Pop-up Coffee Shop @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

You can have your books and coffee too - at Beatties Ford Road Regional Library!Stop by the Queens Coffee Bar pop-up coffee shop at BFR every week, Wednesday-Friday from 9:15 a.m.-1 p.m.

Introduction to Finding Grants

9:30am at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to get started using Foundation Directory Online to find potential private foundation funders for your nonprofit.

Saturday, January 18, 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: Eve's Bayou

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.

Tuesday, January 21, 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.