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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:15am 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.

Reading Buddies

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

College and Career Connection Drop-In

Teens can drop in at the Information Desk for a 30-minute individual session with a staff member to get assistance with college or career applications and information.

Reading Buddies

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

Afternoon Adventures

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

Develop literacy and critical thinking skills through books and hands-on activities.

Collards+ Culture: Open Mic Night (Love Edition)

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

Join us for a special edition of Open Mic Night where the topic will be about love. Bring your love poems, music and vibes to this special Open Mic Session.

Monday, February 18, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

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

Measure Up! Teen Cooking Challenge

3:30pm at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this special edition of BFR's Teen's Cooking Challenge where we will talk about hip hop, read and discuss lyrics inspired by "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas, while we teach participan

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

Listen & Move Storytime

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.

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 game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

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

Now Showing: Teen Movie TBD

3:30pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a special showing of a popular teen movie. Title TBD. Light refreshments will be served.

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

Hands On Charlotte Homework Help

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.

Surviving Adulthood

6:30pm at Storytime Nook 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, February 21, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

Active Reading Workshop: Part 1 of 2

10:15am at Community Room B 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.

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.

Friday, February 22, 2019

Collards + Culture: LATIBAH Alive

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

Join us for the finale event of our LATIBAH Collard Greens Exhibit of the Middle Passage.

Saturday, February 23, 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

Finding and Using Online Information

Learn to learn! Become self-sufficient in locating and using online Library resources to get trustworthy information for use at home, school or work.

Monday, February 25, 2019

LATIBAH Exhibit Tours

Join us for a guided tour of the LATIBAH exhibit Door of No Return: Story of the Middle Passage.

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 of Queen of Katwe. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Preteen Book Club

4:00pm at Storytime Nook at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the fourth Monday of each month at 4:00pm to discuss our chosen book of the month. New members welcome! Light refreshments will be served.

Hands on Charlotte Homework Help

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

Join us as trained volunteers from Hands-On Charlotte provide homework assistance to children in grades K-5 for all homework topics. Get the help you need to excel.