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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Free Kids Code - REGISTRATION FULL

3:45pm at Computer Lab at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Kids ages 8-12 are invited to join you andTech Talent South for an afternoon of codeon Tuesday from 3:45pm-5:00pm during ourFREE 4-week Kid's Code Program.This is a great way to spark your child’si

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons

5:00pm at Study Room (Large) at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing board game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

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.

Email Basics Using Gmail

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

If you're new to email, join us to create an email account using Google's free email service, Gmail. Learn to send emails, attach files, manage your contacts and organize your inbox.

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 18, 2018

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.

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

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

Participate in board games that encourage cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

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

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.

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.

Surviving Adulthood

6:30pm at Community Room B 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?

Thursday, July 19, 2018

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: Cars 3

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

Join us for a special showing of Cars 3. Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world. This movie is rated G.

We're Talking Again Book Club

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

Join us on the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. as we discuss the best in classic, literary, and contemporary African American fiction and nonfiction. Light refreshments will be provided.

Saturday, July 21, 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

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

Discover Capoeira

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

Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian art form that combines acrobatics, music, dance, and martial arts developed by slaves in Brazil.

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.

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

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?

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.