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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Microsoft Publisher 2013 Intermediate

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

Join us for a follow-up to the introductory Microsoft Publisher Basics workshop.

Wednesday, May 27, 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

English Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Wednesday from 11:15-12:00. Join this group to practice communicating in English with other adults in a relaxed group environment.

Murder by the Book

This book club meets the 4th Wednesday of every month and discusses mystery novels.

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.

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The Makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

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.

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.

Dewey and Dragons

Dewey and Dragons is Dungeons and Dragons at the library! Enjoy this role-playing game that encourages cooperation, problem solving, letter and word recognition, and critical thinking skills.

ASC Culture Blocks: Clayworks

6:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Join Clayworks for a hands on pottery making workshop where you will learn to make a one of a kind clay project that will last a lifetime.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Yoga Storytime

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

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.

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.

Technology Tutor: 1-on-1 Session

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

Makerspace Open Hours

2:00pm at Makerspace at Morrison Regional

The Makerspace is open to ages 12 and up. A 3D printer, vinyl cutter, and a wood carver are available for use.

BFR Gaming Day

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

Story Explorers:

4:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities. This month the theme will be .

Thrilling Thursdays

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

Please join us on the fourth Thursday of the month for "Thrilling Thursdays!" Kick back, relax, and have fun and we explore new skills and learn new things. Topics vary by month.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Family History / Genealogy for Beginners: 1-on-1 Support Session

Need to research your family history but don’t know where to begin? Confused about print and online resources? Get one-on-one help with tracing your family tree.

Saturday, May 30, 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

English Literacy for Adults

On Saturdays, improve your fluency, pronunciation and reading comprehension in a supportive group environment. Native Speakers and ESL students proficient in English are both welcomed.

Find Your Ancestor & Learn About Yourself

1:00pm at Community Room at Mint Hill

Presentation and discussion of library resources and research methods, in the area of Genealogy. Genealogy research assistance provided by the Clear Creek Militia Chapter, NC Society DAR.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Community Service Saturday

2:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Join us for various service projects as we create items to be used in our community.Two hours of volunteer credit can be earned. Light snacks during break.

Computación Para Adultos en Español / Technology Tutoring in Spanish

Clases individuales en español de una hora ofrecidas en distintos horarios; incluyendo introducción a la computadora, procesador de palabras, Internet y correo electrónico.

Monday, June 1, 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

Facebook Basics

11:00am at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Learn to navigate the popular social networking site Facebook with confidence and safety. Familiarity with computers and Internet basics required.

Adult Program

5:00pm at Community Room AB at Sugar Creek

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Spanish Conversation Club

All are welcome! Each Monday from 5PM-6PM. Join this group to practice communicating in Spanish with other adults in a relaxed group environment. No Registration Required.

Better Off Read Book Club

6:00pm at IB Community Room at Independence Regional

Join us the first Monday of the month to discuss young adult fiction for adults. All ages 18+ welcome!