Calendar of Events – All Locations

Sep
24
Tue
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Illustration of a video game controller on a green background.

Hang out at the Big Island Library from 3:00 PM to 4:30 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 4-5. Sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library

T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Illustration of a video game controller on a green background.

Hang out at the Big Island Library from 3:00 PM to 4:30 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 6+. Sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library

Sep
26
Thu
STEAM:Egg Drop Challenge @ Big Island Library
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Cracked open egg sitting on a cutting board.Challenge: Keep a raw egg intact while dropping it from various heights.
For grades K-5.  Registration is requested; call us at 540-425-7000 or see a librarian to sign up. 

 

Oct
3
Thu
Thursday Theater: Dumbo @ Big Island Library
Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Dumbo DVD cover.

Join us at the Big Island Library on the first Thursday of the month for a movie and snack. The activities begin at 3:00 PM. This month we will be watching Dumbo*. We hope to see you there!  Snacks provided by the Friends of the Big Island Library.

* Movie subject to change based on DVD availability.

Oct
10
Thu
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Child's hand drawing a helicopter.

Join us for an hour of coloring and crafting at this monthly program. Each session will be unique!
Come and be creative with your imagination!
For grades 1-5.
For more details contact us at 540-425-7000.

 

Oct
15
Tue
30th Anniversary Celebration @ Big Island Library
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Silver balloons shaped like the number 30 and gold streamers.
The Big Island Library is turning 30 this year!

Stop by and visit with the Big Island Library staff and Friends of the Big Island Library as we celebrate the past and look forward to the future of library services in our small hometown.  The library is the place to be!  Nancy Strachan, the library system director in 1989 when the building was constructed and put in place, will be speaking at 6 PM.
Light refreshments will be served and we will be raffling off a FREE book every hour. 
Oct
17
Thu
Building Club @ Big Island Library
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Lego construction worker.
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 the month. We hope to see you there. For ages 5+

Sponsored by Friends of the Big Island Library.

Oct
21
Mon
Friends Of The Big Island Library Fall Book & Bake Sale @ Big Island Library
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Green, blue, and purple cookies with eyes.

Support the Friends of the Big Island Library by purchasing gently-used Books, DVDs, and homemade baked goods during our Fall 2019 Book and Bake Sale.
The Friends are a vital part of the Big Island Library; the group pays for supplies and programs and helps with expenses not covered in the budget.

Oct
22
Tue
Friends Of The Big Island Library Fall Book & Bake Sale @ Big Island Library
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Green, blue, and purple cookies with eyes.

Support the Friends of the Big Island Library by purchasing gently-used Books, DVDs, and homemade baked goods during our Fall 2019 Book and Bake Sale.
The Friends are a vital part of the Big Island Library; the group pays for supplies and programs and helps with expenses not covered in the budget.

T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Illustration of a video game controller on a green background.

Hang out at the Big Island Library from 3:00 PM to 4:30 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 4-5. Sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library

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