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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Genealogy Research: Finding your Ancestors - Together!

2:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Want to connect with others building their family tree?

Anime Club

5:00pm at Community Room at Mountain Island

Join us for Anime Club, where we'll explore Japanese culture, talk about our favorite anime and manga, and watch episodes on CrunchyRoll! Registration required!

Aspire Community Capital - Community Business Academy

5:00pm at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

This is a FREE program for entrepreneurs led by Aspire Community Capital.

Preteen Scene: Comic Book Club

5:30pm at Children's Programming Room at Hickory Grove

If you are between the ages of 8 and 11, join us for books and literacy activities that help improve your critical thinking skills.

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. Previous PowerPoint experience is required.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

6:15pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

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.

Graphic Novel Book Club at Spandex City

6:30pm at Mountain Island

Join us at Spandex City on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm! In July we'll be sharing favorite titles and assembling our reading list for the year.

Wednesday, March 11, 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.

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

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

2:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Technology/Job Tutor: 1-on-1 Support Session

3:00pm at Reference Computers at Mountain Island

Sign up for a 60-minute session with Library Staff or a Library Volunteer to get help with computer or internet basics, Microsoft Office, email, ebooks, or job help assistance.

Kitchen Chemistry

4:00pm at Teen Corner at University City Regional

Come in to learn how to make an afternoon snack! Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry.

Dewey and Dragons

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

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

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.

Main Pages Book Club

5:30pm at Dalton Room at Main Library

Enjoy reading books of all genres? Are you a bibliophile looking for others in the Uptown area? Join us at 5:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of every month for lively book discussions and fun!

History's Mysteries

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us to explore a historical mystery once a month on the second Wednesday.

Thursday, March 12, 2020

Toddler Storytime

9:30am at Community Room AB at West Boulevard

Toddlers build language skills, participate in music and movement activities, and discover the fun of books. Explore letters, sounds, and new words through stories and activities.

Personal Finance Series: Understanding the Road to Home Ownership

10:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join Angelica Figueroa from the Sharonview Federal Credit Union and learn how to shop and apply for a home loan, where to find home-buyer assistance progra

Stories in 2 Languages: English & Spanish

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

Engage your child with stories, songs, and activities in English and Spanish that support early literacy skill development and expose your child to two languages and cultures.

Technology Tutors: 1-on-1 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.

Microsoft Word 2013 Intermediate

11:00am at Computer Lab at Mountain Island

Join us for a follow up to the Microsoft Word 2013 Basics class. After a brief review, we'll discuss paragraph formatting, headers & footers, and other more advanced topics.

Spanish Conversation Club

11:00am at Teen Area at Morrison Regional

Discuss current events and special topics like cooking and culture or listen to a guest speaker. Only Spanish is spoken and native speakers are there to help with difficult vocabulary and grammar.

Adaptive Program for Teens and Adults

11:00am at Community Room at Matthews

Come join us for a fun, interactive program for teens and adults with disabilities or special needs along with their companions.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

Tech Tutor Volunteer Bill will work with you on basic computer skills and some Microsoft software.

BFR Gaming Day

Come have the ultimate gaming experience at the library. We have all modern gaming systems to compete and relax with friends.

Manga Mania! Teen Anime Club

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Participate in a discussion about anime, manga and the Japanese language, history, and culture. Join Scaleybark's Anime Club and meet other fans! Snacks provided, See you there!

Surviving Adulthood

6:00pm at Randolph Room 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?

Evening Edition Book Club

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join us the second Thursday of the month at 6:00pm. This month we will discuss the Community Read title. Copies of the book will be available for check out ahead of time.

South County Regional Library Mystery Readers Book Club

6:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Come and discuss a mystery or thriller from the library's collection.