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Monday, July 23, 2018

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilitie

Story Explorers: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

11:00am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening of Smurfs:The Lost Village. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Preteen Book Club

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

Join us for our Preteen Book Club where we will be discussing our chosen book for the month. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

9:00am 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.

STEM 101 for Teens and Preteens

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

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Seed-to-Feed

2:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Through the Seed-to-Feed project, students will learn how to grow and prepare fresh food and make healthy food choices. This program is in partnership with the HealthPlex at Johnson C.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Google Drive Basics

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

Join us in this follow up to Gmail Basics as we dive into Google Drive.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

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

Preschool 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

Afternoon Adventures: Trivia for Kids with Kahoot!

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

Join us for Kid’s Trivia with Kahoot! Test your knowledge of books, entertainment and more! Participants are encouraged to bring a mobile device to play along!

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

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

Grab your friends and come play video games and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills.

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Come learn chess basics and test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

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

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

10:15am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Learn fun ideas and activities that you can use to support early literacy at home. Learn how to use the ABCs of Active Reading one on one with your child.

Satellite Studio Session

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

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Now Showing: Annie

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

Join us for a special showing of Annie. Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York.

Amigos de Lectura Español

¿Quiere usted aumentar las habilidades de su niño de lectura en la comprensión y fluidez?

Amigos de Lectura Española

¿Quiere usted aumentar las habilidades de su niño de lectura en la comprensión y fluidez?

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Thrilling Thursday

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

Explore faraway places without leaving the library.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

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

Satellite Studio Session

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

Learn how to create digital media and produce audio and video content, while gaining experience with new technologies and devices.

Family Storytime

2:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.