Employment

When a position opens at the library, it will be posted below. If there’s no job description posted, we have no openings.

Library Page- Bedford Central Library (2 openings)

The Bedford Public Library System is seeking a well-organized and detailed oriented person to perform clerical duties, primarily checking in and shelving books, 12 hours per week at the Bedford Library. The schedule for this position has not been determined yet but will include a combination of three days, with 4 hours shifts each day. Candidates must be able to lift a minimum of 40lbs, sit or stand for long periods of time and be able to bend and stoop. Basic computer skills are necessary. Starting pay is $8.50 per hour. Benefits include optional employee-paid vision, dental and/or AFLAC coverage.

Applications are available online at www.bplsonline.org. Position open until filled. EOE. The BPLS maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. A criminal background check and previous employer references are required as conditions of pre-employment.

Email applications to Katie Hoffman, Manager: khoffman@bpls.org

Upcoming Events

Oct
23
Wed
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Giraffe with height chart.
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  
The theme for this session is Let’s Grow!

Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Parent and a young child reading a book.
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-36 months.
Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Parent and a young child reading a book.
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, parenting resources and more.

 

Oct
24
Thu
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Oct 24 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am

Parent and a young child reading a book.
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old.
Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Giraffe with height chart.
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  
The theme for this session is Let’s Grow!

Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

An old woman in a blue dress and white apron and a goose or Mother Goose.

Open Enrollment & Medicaid Info Table @ Moneta/SML Library
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Money and a Stethescope.Do you have questions about open enrollment for 2020?  Need to know what is happening with Medicaid and how it affects you and your family?
Lois Caliri, from Enroll Virginia, will be here today to answer any questions you might have.

 

Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Oct 24 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm

Parent and a young child reading a book.
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old.
Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Oct 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Photograph of a floral coloring sheet and the tips of several colored pencils.Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as well as markers, coloring pencils and pens but you are welcome to bring your own.

STEAM:All Locked Up @ Big Island Library
Oct 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Four linked padlocks in different colors.

This month’s STEAM Program is an escape-room-style educational challenge designed to get kids to work in an “out of the box” way.
For grades K-5.  Registration is requested; call us at 540-425-7000 or see a librarian to sign up. 

 

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