Calendar of Events – All Locations

Jun
4
Tue
Gather For Magic @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A deck of Magic the Gathering cards.Play the popular trading card game Magic: The Gathering at the Bedford Central Library! On the first Tuesday of every month, we will trade with friends or fight our foes in the library’s YA Room. Build a deck with our cards, or bring your own, and find out whose strategic prowess trumps all in this game of skill and chance. New to the game? Learn the rules and get tips from other players! Ages 12-17.

Jun
5
Wed
Rock Star Magic with Chris & Neal @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Rock Star Magicians
Chris & Neal

Lauded as “Carolina’s Most Popular Magicians”, the Chris & Neal Magic Show is visiting our libraries again this year to share the mysticism with our favorite readers—you and your family!
This year’s Rockstar Magic routine brings a new assortment of stage performances and feats that will enthrall and amaze, so do not miss this opportunity to see the magic unfold before your very eyes.

Rock Star Magic with Chris & Neal @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Rock Star Magicians
Chris & Neal

Lauded as “Carolina’s Most Popular Magicians”, the Chris & Neal Magic Show is visiting our libraries again this year to share the mysticism with our favorite readers—you and your family!
This year’s Rockstar Magic routine brings a new assortment of stage performances and feats that will enthrall and amaze, so do not miss this opportunity to see the magic unfold before your very eyes.

Jun
8
Sat
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Spring Book Sale @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

A blue book sitting on a log with orange flowers on top.
Spring Book Sale
The Friends of the Bedford Public Library will hold their Spring Book Sale on the second floor of Bedford Central Library and in our Book Room. Please help support the Friends in this effort and take home some great reading material in the process. Most books range in price from $.25 to a few dollars. Bring a friend or neighbor and spend a few minutes or a few hours browsing through the large selection of books. Find some new reads for the whole family! The selections are tremendous – diverse, plentiful, and very, very affordable. Come early for the best selection!  Included in the selection are current fiction and non-fiction best sellers, classics, cookbooks, children’s books, puzzles, DVD’s, romance novels, spiritual and religious titles, political commentary, self help, history, Videos, CD’s, large print books, biographies, coffee table titles, craft books, and so much more! Donations of books, DVD’s, CD’s, and puzzles in good, clean condition should be delayed until after our Spring Book Sale. After that date, you can bring in the books you’d like to donate to the loading dock of Bedford Central Library.  Please DO NOT leave donations during hours the library is closed, and buzz the doorbell to let staff know so they can bring items inside in a timely fashion.  All proceeds from this Book Sale benefit Bedford Central Library.

 

Jun
11
Tue
Teen Movie Tuesday: The Meg @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Prime video image for the movie The Meg.
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU!
Join us at the Bedford Central library for
a special movie screening for Teens!
This month we will be showing the film
The Meg starring Jason Statham,
Li Bingbing, Rainn Wilson, Ruby Rose, Winston Chao, and Cliff Curtis.

Watch as expert rescue diver Jonas Taylor teams up with an oceanographer’s daughter to rescue people trapped in a sunken submersible after they’re attacked by a giant prehistoric shark.

Jun
21
Fri
Roanoke Children’s Theatre presents School House Rock Live! @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

School House Rock Live!
presented by The Roanoke Children’s Theatre

A play based on the popular Saturday morning cartoon that taught kids history, grammar, math and more will be performed live at your library this summer by actors/actresses from the Roanoke Children’s Theatre.  Go on a journey with Tom, a brand new teacher, who is a bit nervous about starting his first day. While watching tv to relax, characters emerge to show him how to win his students over through song and quite a bit of imagination.

Based on the book by Scott Ferguson, George Keating & Kyle Hall
Music & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall & Tom Yohe

Roanoke Children’s Theatre presents School House Rock Live! @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

School House Rock Live!
presented by The Roanoke Children’s Theatre

A play based on the popular Saturday morning cartoon that taught kids history, grammar, math and more will be performed live at your library this summer by actors/actresses from the Roanoke Children’s Theatre.  Go on a journey with Tom, a brand new teacher, who is a bit nervous about starting his first day. While watching tv to relax, characters emerge to show him how to win his students over through song and quite a bit of imagination.

Based on the book by Scott Ferguson, George Keating & Kyle Hall
Music & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall & Tom Yohe

Jun
29
Sat
Harry Potter Escape Room @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Illustration of Harry Potter and Hedwig the owl. Do you know enough magic to escape the Room of Requirement? Find out this afternoon in our Harry Potter-Themed Escape Room! Registration is required!  8 participants per session.  For ages 13+.
Call us at 540-586-8911 to sign up.

Harry Potter Escape Room @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Illustration of Harry Potter and Hedwig the owl.

Do you know enough magic to escape the Room of Requirement? Find out this afternoon in our Harry Potter-Themed Escape Room! Registration is required!  8 participants per session.  For ages 13+.
Call us at 540-586-8911 to sign up.

 

Harry Potter Escape Room @ Bedford Central Library
Jun 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Illustration of Harry Potter and Hedwig the owl.

Do you know enough magic to escape the Room of Requirement? Find out this afternoon in our Harry Potter-Themed Escape Room! Registration is required!  8 participants per session.  For ages 13+.Call us at 540-425-7002 to sign up.

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