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E.g., 10/16/2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

10:15am 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.

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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Intermediate

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

Learn to create charts and graphs, adjust presentation timing, and add multimedia effects in this second of a two-part series introducing PowerPoint 2013.

Wednesday, December 5, 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

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

Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games

3:30pm at Community Room B 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

Reading Buddies

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

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

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, December 6, 2018

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.

BFR Anime Club

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

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture.

Reading Buddies

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

Read a Book, Learn to Cook

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

Come investigate cookbooks and learn about measurements in this hands-on program for school-age children. Explore how healthy cooking and eating come together.

Inspired to Read: Inspirational Fiction Book Club

6:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a lively discussion of Temptation, the Aftermath by Victoria C. Murray. New members welcome. Light refreshments provided. Call 704-416-3000 to register, or register online.

Saturday, December 8, 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

Mindfulness at Work

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

This program will focus on the applications and benefits for the practices of being present to the world of work.

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.

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.

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Sensory Storytime

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

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

Monday, December 10, 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?

BFR Teen Art Club

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

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different media and techniques to make art to enhance the library.

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.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Listen & Move Storytime

10:15am 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.

Reading Buddies

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