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Monday, August 26, 2019

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for this library program filled with literacy-related activities specifically designed for adults with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabili

Family Storytime

10:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Families with children birth to 11 years will enjoy stories, songs, movement, and activities that support language learning and build pre-literacy skills.

Unavailable: Technology Tutoring

Tutor is unavailable today. One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (11AM-12PM) on Monday mornings.

Baby Storytime

11:00am at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

11:00am at Study Room A at Hickory Grove

One-on-one computer help sessions with a technology tutor.

Family Storytime

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

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.

Baby Storytime

11:10am at Children's Room/MPK Meeting Room at Myers Park

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Baby Storytime

11:30am at Community Room at Mountain Island

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, and rhymes.

Monday Movies @ Beatties Ford Road Regional Library

11:30am at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us for a movie screening of Sherlock Gnomes. Light refreshments will be provided - or better yet, why not bring your lunch and enjoy your food with the film?

Unavailable: Technology Tutoring

Tutor is unavailable today. One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (12PM-1PM) on Monday afternoons.

Technology Tutoring

1:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Need assistance with your resume, email, job application, digital device (iPad, Kindle, etc.), or with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)?

STEAM Mondays

2:00pm at Mountain Island

Join us at the library for activities focused on science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics! Drop-in between 2:00 – 4:0 pm for hands-on activities.

BFR Gaming Day

2:30pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Get your week started right with some gaming. We've got video, board, and card games to share with other teens.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison 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.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Small Meeting Room at West Boulevard

Sign up for a 60 minute individual session with a staff member to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Makerspace Open Hours

4:00pm at Messy Makerspace at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Messy Makerspace is open to ages 10-18.

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Now Showing: The Intruder

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

A young married couple buys a beautiful house on several acres of land, only to find out that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property. This movie is rated PG - 13.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Spanish Conversation Club

6:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

SHAN Wallace @ the Library

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

Join us as award winning artist SHAN Wallace visits the Beatties Ford Library to share her award-winning photographic skills with our community.

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

Urban Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Join the Urban Book Club on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 pm. New members are welcome. August's discussion: Stand Your Ground by Victoria Christopher Murray.

English Conversation Tutoring

6:00pm at Matthews

Do you or someone you know need help learning English? Matthews Library offers free ESL tutoring!

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Paws to Read

6:30pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your whole 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.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Back to School!

(All day) at Myers Park

Head back to school with fun by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!