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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Reading Buddies

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

BFR Anime Club

3:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Participate in a discussion about Black anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture for African American History Month.

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.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Book Club Express

12:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us on the second Friday of each month at noon as we gather to enjoy lunch and a delightful short story!

Saturday, March 9, 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

Community Service for Preteens

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

Do you want to help the Library with improving lives and building a stronger community?

Beatties Ford Road Writing Group

2:00pm at Community Room B 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 Whether you are published or unpublished, share your works in progress: short stories, poetry or novels.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.

Monday, March 11, 2019

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

BFR Music Appreciation Club

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

Explore lyrics from 2Pac, Biggie, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino and more with this music appreciation program in honor of our Community Read 2019 novel "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas.

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, March 12, 2019

Listen & Move Storytime

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.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Basics

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

Create, edit and save a basic presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. This class is for people who have mastered basic computer skills.

Wednesday, March 13, 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

Story Explorers: Homeschool Edition

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

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more!This month, we're reading Ish by Peter H.

Learn, Connect, Play: Video Gaming

3:30pm 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: 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.

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.

Anime Club

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

Are you interested in anime, manga and Japanese culture? Join us for a special showing of an anime episode.

Thursday, March 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.

Community Read Karaoke

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

Music is its own character in The Hate U Give.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

College 101: SAT Practice Exam with The Princeton Review

9:00am at Community Room B at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Kick off your SAT prep with a free redesigned 2016 SAT exam. After the test, the Princeton Review will email you a detailed performance report with personalized tips on how to improve your score.

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

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Listen & Move Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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.