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E.g., 06/25/2019

Saturday, August 3, 2019

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.

Monday, August 5, 2019

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Frontline Puppeteers

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

Bring your whole family out to enjoy puppet shows, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

STEAM 101 for Preteens

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

Participate in a variety of hands-on science experiments, engineering projects, or Math puzzles.

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

10:30am at Community Room B 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

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?

LCP: Dewey and Dragons

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

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Wednesday, August 7, 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: 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. Join us for a special showing of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

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

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, 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. 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