Calendar of Events – All Locations

Festival of Lights @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Come to the Bedford Central Library today to celebrate The Festival of Lights! Listen to stories about other holidays in the month of December, play games, do a craft, and snack on festive refreshments. 
Christmas Lights
Bake Yourself A Merry Little Christmas…A Kids In The Kitchen Event @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Gingerbread cookie squares.

Join us this afternoon for a special holiday edition of Kids in the Kitchen!  Kids will learn how to make their own gingerbread cookies and then have fun decorating them!  For ages 6-12.  Registration is appreciated – call the Youth Services department @ 540-586-8911 ext. 2107.   

“Let It Snow” a STEAM Kids Program @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 13 @ 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

A fake snowman sitting in a pile of snow.

Kids will learn how snow is formed and create their own in this special wintry edition of STEAM Wednesdays!  For kids ages 6-12.  Registration is always appreciated – to sign up please contact the Youth Services department @ 540-586-8911 ext. 2107.   

LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
Dec 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lego Bricks and Ty the Cocker Spaniel.

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®. Until 4:30 PM, kids will also be able to spend some time reading with Ty, our Reading Assistance Dog. This is a great time for your child to practice reading skills and boost confidence while having fun with Ty the cocker spaniel.
Microsoft Word For Beginners @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A cartoon computer monitor with a blank Microsoft Word document on the screen. The background is orange and it says Microsoft Word For Beginners.

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word! Useful for making to-do lists, writing letters, creating a resume for job search, and more. This skill is a must have for many jobs these days – learn how it’s done!

Space is limited to 6 and registration is required. For more information or to register for the class, call 540-586-8911 x 1114.

Family Movie Night @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 19 @ 4:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Poster for the movie Sing.
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 begin at 5:00. This month the movie is Sing (PG). The running time is 1 hour 48 minutes. We hope to see you there!
Art Club @ Bedford Library
Dec 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
This month's art club project - a snowy tree scene.
Unleash your inner artist at the Bedford Library! Make art, make crafts, and make friends at this monthly program. Work on a new project every month, or work on your own with the provided materials. This month we are making snowy winterscapes with watercolors, salt, and masking tape. We look forward to seeing you! Ages 5-10