Calendar of Events – All Locations

Apr
26
Thu
Family Movie Night @ Moneta/SML Library
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
DVD cover for the Lego Ninjago movie.
“Crafts and games start at 5:30 PM; and the feature film The Lego Ninjago Movie (PG) with snacks begins at 6:00 PM. Have fun and watch a great movie with your friends and family! At no cost to you.
Apr
28
Sat
Saturday Matinee: Darkest Hour @ Moneta/SML Library
Apr 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:45 pm

DVD cover for the film Darkest Hour.
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU: Darkest Hour
Starring Oscar Winner Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill

In 1940, the fate of Western Europe hangs on British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Adolf Hitler, or fight on knowing that it could mean a humiliating defeat for Britain and its empire.

Step back in history as we watch Darkest Hour (PG 13) on the little big screen and enjoy some free movie snacks!

May
3
Thu
Digital Photos @ Moneta/SML Library
May 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Taking a picture of a cute dog.
Tips for organizing, backing up, and editing photos, including getting them from your phone or camera to your computer.

Call Moneta Library at 540-425-7004 for more information about this class. Space is limited, registration is required.

May
10
Thu
Computer Clean Up and Backup @ Moneta Library
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A blue recycle bin next two a black usb flashdrive.
Learn how to clean up your computer, prevent viruses and malware, defrag, and backup your files. For the beginner, but be able to use the mouse.

Call Moneta Library at 540-425-7004 for more information about this class. Space is limited, registration is required.

Money Smart: Pay Yourself First @ Moneta/SML Library
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Photograph of stacks of coins getting larger and then a jar of coins. Each stack and the jar have a green plant growing out the top to indicate money growth.
This is the fifth session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Moneta/SML Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Pay Yourself First.  By the end of this course, participants will understand ways to save money and savings options to save toward their goals.  To achieve this objective, the participants will be able to:

  • Explain why it’s important to save.
  • Determine goals toward which they want to save.
  • Identify savings options.
  • Determine which savings options will help them reach their savings goals.
  • Recognize investment options that will work for them.
  • List ways they could save for retirement.
  • List ways to save for large-expense goals, including child’s college tuition, car or home purchase, or a vacation.

*You do not have to have an account with Woodforest Bank to attend these financial literacy seminars they are open to all adults.  Attend any sessions you want.  For more information contact us at 540-425-7004.

May
12
Sat
Success with Succulents: A Bedford County Master Gardener Event @ Moneta/SML Library
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Succulents.

Join us as our local Master Gardeners teach us about types of succulents, the differences between cacti and succulents, and how assorted succulents require individual care.  They will also demonstrate the proper techniques to use when propagating succulents. Each participant will then plant their own succulent in a re-purposed container, ready to display and enjoy at home!
Registration is required and space is limited.  Registration begins April 12th; call us at 540-425-7004 to sign up.   

May
19
Sat
LEGO® Club and Read to a Dog @ Moneta/ SML Library
May 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Cartoon image of a black and white dog reading a book with some legos.
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 reading skills by reading stories to man’s best friend!

May
29
Tue
Books 4 Fun @ Moneta/SML Library
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

The words Books 4 Fun spelled out in cartoon alphabet block letters.

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.  The theme for this session is Reading Takes You Everywhere!