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E.g., 07/17/2019
E.g., 07/17/2019

Wednesday, July 17, 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.

Baby Storytime

10:15am at Community Room B 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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Think-N-Paint

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

Are you looking for something fun and exciting to do? Get ready to Think-N-Paint! Think-N-Paint offers painting classes for kids. No skills necessary to participate.

Teen Summit

2:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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, July 18, 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: Cars 3

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

Join us for a special showing of Cars 3.

BFR Satellite Studio

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.

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, July 19, 2019

Getting Started with Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

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

Learn effective strategies for using the Foundation Center's online funding database, Foundation Grants to Individuals, to find funders that support individuals.

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Small Business Concierge Program - Mecklenburg Co Office of Economic Development

10:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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

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

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.

Anime Club for Adults

3:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture?

Monday, July 22, 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: Fiddle Stix Engineer It

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

Children will show off their creativity and engineering skills as they rotate through a series of design-build challenges!

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening of Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Break. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Tuesday, July 23, 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

Teen Measure Up Cooking Challenge

2:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn how to read a cookbook and follow a recipe to become a successful cook! Join other teens and Teen Staff for a step-by-step cooking demonstration.

Reading Buddies

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