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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

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.

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: 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.

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, April 11, 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.

Afternoon Adventures

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

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

Open Mic Night

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

Can you rock your talent? If you have a talent you want your community to see, this is the event for you! Open Mic is open to any and everyone who has a talent they wish to share.

Friday, April 12, 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, April 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

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.

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art Workshop

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

The Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Sunday, April 14, 2019

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, April 15, 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

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, April 16, 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.

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.

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.

Wednesday, April 17, 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

Now Showing: Teen Movie TBD

3:30pm at Community Room B 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 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, April 18, 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.

Saturday, April 20, 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?

Monday, April 22, 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