Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Fun Filled Fridays @ Stewartsville 10:30 am
Fun Filled Fridays @ Stewartsville
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Fun Filled Fridays @ Stewartsville
Fun Filled Friday mornings at the Stewartsville Library for children ages 0 – 36 months and one of their favorite grown-ups. Visit the library at 10:30 on Friday mornings for a program of playing instruments,[...]
Senior Scholars – The Dangerous Myth of America’s Exceptionalism presented by Fred Grzybowski @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Senior Scholars – The Dangerous Myth of America’s Exceptionalism presented by Fred Grzybowski @ Forest Library
Sep 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Scholars - The Dangerous Myth of America’s Exceptionalism presented by Fred Grzybowski @ Forest Library
The notion of American exceptionalism—that the United States alone has the right, whether by divine sanction or moral obligation, to bring civilization, or democracy, or liberty to the rest of the world, by violence if[...]
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Beauty and the Beast (PG) 3:00 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Beauty and the Beast (PG) @ Big Island Library
Sep 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library - Beauty and the Beast (PG) @ Big Island Library
Join us at the Big Island Library on the first Friday of the month for a movie. This month we will be watching Beauty and the Beast (PG). We hope to see you there! Snacks[...]
Teen Night @ Montvale Library 5:00 pm
Teen Night @ Montvale Library
Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen Night @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
2 hours of Kinect gaming, board games, snacks, pizza, and socializing! Meet your friends in Montvale and enjoy teen activities from 5-7pm. 1st Friday of each month
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Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
An adult coloring group at the Stewartsville Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come relax and de-stress with us!
ColorificClub @ Big Island Library 5:30 pm
ColorificClub @ Big Island Library
Sep 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
ColorificClub @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Do you like to color? Do you know that coloring can reduce stress while allowing you to express your artistic side? Join in the fun at Big Island Library on the first Tuesday of each[...]
Ink Marbling @ Stewartsville 5:30 pm
Ink Marbling @ Stewartsville
Sep 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Ink Marbling @ Stewartsville
Join us for this free crafting workshop! Make your own marbleized paper using the ancient Japanese art form of suminagashi or “ink floating.” The technique uses ink and water to marbleize plain white paper–turning it[...]
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Fashion Club @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Fashion Club @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Fashion Club @ Bedford Central Library
Children and Teens ages 10 through YA are invited to the Bedford Central Library for our monthly Fashion Club! Starting this fall, each month we will have a specific project you can choose to make[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Sep 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Sep 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 7 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Intro to Windows 10 @ Moneta/SML Library 1:00 pm
Intro to Windows 10 @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Intro to Windows 10 @ Moneta/SML Library
If you’ve got a brand new Windows 10 computer, or have upgraded a Windows 7 or 8 computer to 10, we’ll show you how to get started. This class will also work for those who[...]
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Cane and Abe 2:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Cane and Abe
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library - Cane and Abe @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2pm in the Montvale Library. The September book is Cane and Abe by James Grippando. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information,[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library 4:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
Sep 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
Ages 6+, come to the Forest Library on first Thursdays and learn about dinosaurs in detail from a dinosaur expert. Each child will receive detailed species fact sheets at each meeting. Please register ahead of[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  The theme for this session is Hickory Dickory Dock!
Senior Scholars – Tick Safe VA! presented by Sherry O’Shea @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Senior Scholars – Tick Safe VA! presented by Sherry O’Shea @ Forest Library
Sep 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Scholars - Tick Safe VA! presented by Sherry O’Shea @ Forest Library
Preventing Tick bites is the best way to prevent tick-related illnesses like Lyme disease.  Arming yourself with knowledge of the signs and symptoms of the infection is paramount for those who spend time outdoors.  The[...]
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Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library @ Stewartsville Library | Vinton | Virginia | United States
Stewartsville Library—Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering First Saturday of every month for teens to adults 1:00—3:00 (sometimes later) An afternoon for knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers from beginners to pros.  Come learn a new skill or come[...]
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Stitch-In @ Big Island Library 10:00 am
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Sep 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Calling all knitters, crochet lovers, quilters, and anyone who loves to craft with needles and thread (or yarn)! Bring your projects and join in the fun on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month[...]
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 11 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 0 months to 21 months old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit 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 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  This sessions theme is transportation!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 11 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Before the Fall 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Before the Fall
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - Before the Fall @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The September title is Before the Fall by Noah Hawley. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information, call (540) 425-7002.
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Moneta/SML Library 2:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Moneta/SML Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
An adult coloring group at the Stewartsville Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come relax and de-stress with us!
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Big Island Library 2:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Big Island Library
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Big Island Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
Edible Fall Gardens @ Montvale Library 3:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Montvale Library
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Montvale Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]
Meet the Author- “Dragons Really Do Love Tea” Story Time @ Moneta/SML Library 3:00 pm
Meet the Author- “Dragons Really Do Love Tea” Story Time @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Meet the Author- "Dragons Really Do Love Tea" Story Time @ Moneta/SML Library
Join us this afternoon for a reading of the children’s book, Dragons Really Do Love Tea by local author Sara Ernst. We will hear the story and make a fun craft. We hope you can come!
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Pick from one of the following topics or suggest your own: Navigating library website Basic web surfing Identifying secure and dependable websites Setting up email Meet the Mouse beginner class
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 14 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Sep 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Sep 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 14 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Windows 10 (Intermediate) @ Moneta/SML Library 1:00 pm
Windows 10 (Intermediate) @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Windows 10 (Intermediate) @ Moneta/SML Library
Explore settings and files in more depth, manage multiple windows, learn about Windows Defender, and more! This class is intended for people with a working knowledge of Windows 10 who would like to learn more.[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central 3:30 pm
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
Sep 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
Come and join kids from 5 and up as we play with LEGOS®. Take on the challenge of the month or just use your imagination to build whatever you want with our LEGOS® or DUPLOS®.[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  The theme for this session is Hickory Dickory Dock!
Senior Scholars – Take Our Quiz on Solving Global Warming facilitated by Don Manning @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Senior Scholars – Take Our Quiz on Solving Global Warming facilitated by Don Manning @ Forest Library
Sep 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Scholars - Take Our Quiz on Solving Global Warming facilitated by Don Manning @ Forest Library
Can the world fix climate change?  “Drawdown,” a new book by the green entrepreneur Paul Hawken, assesses 100 potential solutions, ranking them by how much carbon dioxide or other greenhouse gases can be kept from[...]
Building Fun @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Fun @ Big Island Library
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Building Fun @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library for Building Club! Use our assortment of building materials including LEGO® bricks, wooden blocks and K’nex connectors to construct what your imagination sees OR accept the challenge of[...]
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Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library for morning fun with wooden blocks, K’nex and bricks! We will have them out for play until 11:30 AM. For ages 5+
Edible Fall Gardens @ Moneta/SML Library 11:00 am
Edible Fall Gardens @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Moneta/SML Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 18 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 0 months to 21 months old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit 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 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  This sessions theme is transportation!
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Bedford Central Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 18 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!
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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Wright Brothers 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Wright Brothers @ Big Island Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - The Wright Brothers @ Big Island Library | Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for September is The Wright Brothers By David G. McCullough. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1[...]
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
An adult coloring group at the Stewartsville Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come relax and de-stress with us!
Edible Fall Gardens @ Big Island Library 1:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Big Island Library
Sep 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Big Island Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Montvale Library
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Montvale Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
Computer Basics @ Bedford Central Library 3:00 pm
Computer Basics @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Computer Basics @ Bedford Central Library
Learn the basics of using a computer at Bedford Central Library. We’ll talk about powering the computer on and off, how to connect to Wifi at the Library and other locations, and basic web surfing.[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Pick from one of the following topics or suggest your own: Navigating library website Basic web surfing Identifying secure and dependable websites Setting up email Meet the Mouse beginner class
Family Movie Night @ Bedford Central Library 4:45 pm
Family Movie Night @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 19 @ 4:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Movie Night @ Bedford Central Library
Come to the Bedford Central Library on the 3rd Tuesday of this month for a fun family night of crafts, games, snacks and a movie. Games and crafts begin at 4:45 and the movie will[...]
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 21 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library 3:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Pick from one of the following topics or suggest your own: Navigating library website Basic web surfing Identifying secure and dependable websites Setting up email Meet the Mouse beginner class
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  The theme for this session is Hickory Dickory Dock!
Senior Scholars – Brain Health/Memory Care and the Other Types of Customized Care presented by Laurie Gulluscio, Sales Director-The Elms of Lynchburg @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Senior Scholars – Brain Health/Memory Care and the Other Types of Customized Care presented by Laurie Gulluscio, Sales Director-The Elms of Lynchburg @ Forest Library
Sep 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Scholars - Brain Health/Memory Care and the Other Types of Customized Care presented by Laurie Gulluscio, Sales Director-The Elms of Lynchburg @ Forest Library
Join us in learning about the various customized care services for older adults that are delivered by a team of passionate and respectful professionals, striving daily to create the best life for all served.  Learn[...]
Edible Fall Gardens @ Stewartsville Library 3:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Stewartsville Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]
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Fall Doll of a Day @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Fall Doll of a Day @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Fall Doll of a Day @ Bedford Central Library
Do you love dolls? Then come to the Bedford Library to meet like-minded people! Have a tea party, do crafts, chat with friends, and enjoy free refreshments. Registration is appreciated. Visit the library or call[...]
LEGO® Club and Read to a Dog @ Moneta/ SML Library 10:30 am
LEGO® Club and Read to a Dog @ Moneta/ SML Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
LEGO® Club and Read to a Dog @ Moneta/ SML Library
Lego® Club – if you can imagine it – you can build it in this fun program for kids Ages 5 and up! And in our Read to a Dog program children can practice their[...]
Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Calling all creative writers to the Big Island Library for critiques, workshops, discussions and sharing. Bring something you’re working on and get help from other writers in the area. We meet every 4th Saturday from[...]
Edible Fall Gardens @ Forest Library 11:00 am
Edible Fall Gardens @ Forest Library
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Forest Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]
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Bedford Central closed for Maintenance
Bedford Central closed for Maintenance
Sep 25 – Sep 28 all-day
September 25-28 BEDFORD CENTRAL ONLY closed for building maintenance. Bedford Community Room will be open for holds pickup, access to registrar’s office, and a computer class on September 26. We recommend calling 540-586-8911 to verify[...]
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library 10:00 am
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Calling all knitters, crochet lovers, quilters, and anyone who loves to craft with needles and thread (or yarn)! Bring your projects and join in the fun on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month[...]
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 25 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 0 months to 21 months old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Stewartsville Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit 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 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Moneta/SML Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  This sessions theme is transportation!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 25 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Forest Library
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Forest Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Krazy for Colors @ Stewartsville Library
An adult coloring group at the Stewartsville Library. We meet every Tuesday (except when the library is closed) from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Come relax and de-stress with us!
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Stewartsville Library 2:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Your Life, Your Wishes @ Stewartsville Library
Your Life, Your Wishes Facing The Elephant In The Room: A Conversation About Advanced Directives and Hospice Care Presented By Terri Johnson, Centra Hospice Get answers to questions like… What is an advance directive and[...]
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 4:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Calling all T(w)eens! Stop by the Big Island Library for pizza, snacks, and Xbox on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Card and board games are available as well. Sponsored by the Friends of the[...]
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library 5:00 pm
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library @ Vinton | Virginia | United States
Come join the Stewartsville Chess Club! Learn how to play chess or play to improve your skills.  Open from age 6 to adult.
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Sep 28 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Caterpillar Garden!  
Excel 101 @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Excel 101 @ Forest Library
Sep 28 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Excel 101 @ Forest Library
Learn to use Microsoft Excel. This spreadsheet software is the go to for simple accounting, list making, charts and graphs, and so much more. This class is a beginner class that will introduce you to[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Family Movie Night @ Moneta/SML Library 5:30 pm
Family Movie Night @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Movie Night @ Moneta/SML Library
“Beauty and the Beast” (PG) Crafts and games start at 5:30 PM, feature film with snacks begins at 6:00 PM. Have fun and watch a great movie with your friends and family! At no cost[...]
Lego® Club @ Forest Library 5:30 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
Sep 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library @ Forest | Virginia | United States
Come and join children ages 4 and up as we play with LEGOS®. Take on the challenge of the month or just use your imagination to build whatever you would like with our LEGOS® or[...]
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Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Ordinary Grace 10:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Ordinary Grace
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Ordinary Grace
All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Community Meeting Room. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! This month’s book is Ordinary Grace By William Kent Krueger.  For more information, call (540) 586-8911.
Medicare/ACA @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Medicare/ACA @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Medicare/ACA @ Bedford Central Library
Open enrollment can be a very confusing time period.  The open enrollment dates for Medicare are October 15th to December 7th, and the dates for Affordable Care Act coverage are November 1st to December 15th.  It[...]
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Stewartsville Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.  The theme for this session is Hickory Dickory Dock!
Senior Scholars – Climate Change Solution: The Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Electric Car presented by Finis Southworth and Don Manning @ Forest Library 11:30 am
Senior Scholars – Climate Change Solution: The Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Electric Car presented by Finis Southworth and Don Manning @ Forest Library
Sep 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Senior Scholars - Climate Change Solution: The Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Electric Car presented by Finis Southworth and Don Manning @ Forest Library
Like pure electric cars, fuel-cell cars run quietly and emission-free.  But Fuel-cell cars have some big advantages. Fuel-cell cars can be refueled as quickly as gasoline-powered cars. By contrast, it takes nine hours to fully[...]
Medicare/ACA @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Medicare/ACA @ Montvale Library
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Medicare/ACA @ Montvale Library
Open enrollment can be a very confusing time period.  The open enrollment dates for Medicare are October 15th to December 7th, and the dates for Affordable Care Act coverage are November 1st to December 15th.  It[...]
STREAM Kids Club Harvest Jamboree @ Big Island Library 2:45 pm
STREAM Kids Club Harvest Jamboree @ Big Island Library
Sep 29 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
STREAM Kids Club Harvest Jamboree @ Big Island Library
STREAM Kids Club: Harvest Jamboree! Join us at the Big Island Library this afternoon as we celebrate all things fall.  We’ll have STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts, Math) harvest projects and crafts, leaf painting,[...]
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Edible Fall Gardens @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Edible Fall Gardens @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Edible Fall Gardens @ Bedford Central Library
Do you think it’s too late to plant a garden?  Think again!  The Bedford Area Master Gardeners will share some tips and tricks to get a fall harvest from your garden.   They will discuss[...]