Calendar of Events – All Locations

Jul
23
Tue
Bright Star Touring Theatre presents The Wizard of OZ @ Moneta/SML Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us at the library today as we watch L. Frank Baum’s literary classic “The Wizard of Oz” magically retold in the Bright Star Touring Theatre’s 2-actor, 45-minute adaptation.
Since 1900, this literary classic has been a favorite among young readers.  Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion on their journey through the fanciful land of Oz!
This event is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program.

Jul
24
Wed
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Jul 24 @ 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.

Jul
25
Thu
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Logo for Virginia Career Works Central Region featuring a stylized cartoon of a cardinal.
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting with a Career Navigator with the Region 2000 Workforce Center.  To learn more about Region 2000 Workforce Development visit our website http://www.region2000works.org or call 434-455-5940

Funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the Region 2000 Workforce Development Board is an equal opportunity employer/program.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with
disabilities.  The full EEO policy can be found at region2000works.org. If you need to contact the local Equal Opportunity Representative, contact Ben Bowman, Executive Director at 434-845-5678 ext 221.

 

Dino Daze @ Moneta/SML Library
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The Moneta/SML library will have a free, special family program on Thursday, July 25 from 5:30-7:00. Kids, ages 5-10, and their families will have fun with Captain Vic learning about different kinds of dinosaurs, how they lived, the difference between dinosaurs and pterodactyls, and how they are related to birds. We will have models of dinosaurs and kids will be able to ask questions at the end of the program.  There will be refreshments.
Registration is required; please call us at 540-425-7004 to sign up.

Jul
26
Fri
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Grief Cottage
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Peaks Room located upstairs.
No registration necessary, new members always welcome!
This month we will be discussing Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin.

For more information, call (540) 586-8911.
Book cover for Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin.

 

 

Jul
29
Mon
Centra Health Fair @ Bedford Central Library
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Grey square with a red heart, silhouettes of people in a line, and the words community care. Logo for Centra Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Volunteers from Centra Bedford Memorial Hospital will be here today providing free blood pressure testing, blood sugar screening, pulmonary testing, cholesterol checks and more! Drop in – no appointments necessary!

Jul
31
Wed
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Jul 31 @ 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.

Scams Against Seniors: A Better Business Bureau Program @ Bedford Central Library
Jul 31 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Overlapping triangles with a red border line and the word SCAM written at the bottom.A representative from the Better Business Bureau’s Roanoke office will be here to discuss scam prevention for seniors. 

Older Americans are the fastest growing segment of the population to be victimized by identity fraud and Internet schemes.  Every day con artists bombard the telephones, mailboxes and the e-mail accounts of seniors.
In this program, we will talk about the reasons seniors are targeted, the statistics on Identity theft, the most common scams used against seniors and ways you can protect yourself and your loved ones from being the target of scammers.
Please see a librarian or call us at 540-586-8911 to sign up for this program.

 

Aug
1
Thu
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Logo for Virginia Career Works Central Region featuring a stylized cartoon of a cardinal.
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT

Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting with a Career Navigator with the Region 2000 Workforce Center.  To learn more about Region 2000 Workforce Development visit our website http://www.region2000works.org or call 434-455-5940

Funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, the Region 2000 Workforce Development Board is an equal opportunity employer/program.  Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with
disabilities.  The full EEO policy can be found at region2000works.org. If you need to contact the local Equal Opportunity Representative, contact Ben Bowman, Executive Director at 434-845-5678 ext 221.

 

Aug
2
Fri
Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library
Aug 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

2 hours of Kinect gaming, board games, snacks, pizza, and socializing! Meet your friends in Montvale and enjoy teen activities from 5-7 pm on the 1st Friday of each month.  For ages 10-17.  

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