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E.g., 01/20/2020
E.g., 01/20/2020

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Reading Buddies

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

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Using a Cricut

4:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Have you ever wanted to make custom and unique items? Want to get ideas for how to get started. Join us part 1 of a 3 part series where we discover the many uses of a Cricut machine.

Google Drive Basics

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

Join us in this follow up to Gmail Basics as we dive into Google Drive.

Library Codelab: Intro to Web Concepts && Tech Careers

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

Join us at this program if you are familiar with web concepts, but would like the opportunity to have an intimate, round-table discussion specifically on careers in technology.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Preschool Storytime

9:30am at Randolph Room 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 Randolph Room 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

Mecklenburg County Board of Elections Presents: New Voting Machines

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

The Mecklenburg County Board of Elections (BOE) has a new voting system. The BOE will host a public demonstration at your Library during the month of January.

Chess Club

5:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. 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.

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.

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, January 30, 2020

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:30am at Randolph Room 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.

*CANCELLED* Active Reading Workshop (Part 2 of 2)

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.

Saturday, February 1, 2020

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

Pay It Forward Saturday

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

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art and Music Workshops

1:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

ASC Culture Block: Visual Art WorkshopThe Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop.

Monday, February 3, 2020

Adult Sensory Storytime

10:30am at Community Room B 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

Homework Help Hour

Come study and get assistance with homework every Monday at the library. This program is open to any student from K-12 that needs assistance with their assigned homework.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

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.

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.

Dewey and Dragons

Learn, Connect, Play: Dewey and Dragons is Dungeons and Dragons at the library!

Microsoft Word 2013 Basics

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

Create, edit and save a document in Microsoft Word. This class is for people with some computer experience but little or no previous word processing experience.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Active Reading Workshop (Part 1 of 2)

9:30am at Randolph Room 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.

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

Wind Down Wednesday- Potato Chip Challenge

Join us for this special Black History Month program. Participate in both a Pringle Chip Challenge and Chip Trivia. How do chips relate to Black History? Join us to find out!

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