Calendar of Events – All Locations

Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jan 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

An old woman in a blue dress and white apron and a goose or Mother Goose.

Intro to Windows 10 @ Moneta/SML Library
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A cartoonized version of a Windows 10 computer screen.
If you’ve got a brand new Windows 10 computer, or have upgraded a Windows 7 or 8 computer to 10, we’ll show you how to get started. This class will also work for those who want to learn Windows 8. For the beginner, but you should 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: Bank On It @ Bedford Central Library
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Pink piggy bank on a pink background.
This is the first in a 12-part Money Smart presentation series at the Bedford Central Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Bank On It.  By the end of this course, participants will understand available banking services and how to build a positive relationship with a financial institution.
To achieve this objective, the participants will be able to:

  • Identify the major types of insured financial institutions.
  • Identify five reasons to use a bank.
  • Describe the steps involved in opening a bank account.
  • Describe two types of deposit accounts.
  • Identify additional bank services that come with deposit accounts.

*You do not have to have an account with Woodforest Bank to attend these financial literacy seminars.  For more information contact us at 540-586-8911

Write Club @ Bedford Central Library
Jan 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The words once upon a time written across a blank paper.

If you like to write fiction, join Write Club! Come to the upstairs meeting room at the Bedford Central Library to meet and chat with other young writers about your prose. Whether you write fan fiction or your own original stories, this is the place for you to share your work, get feedback, and make friends who share your passion! This month we are polishing our descriptive skills with a writing exercise. Bring something you have written to color-code sensory details and see where your strengths and weaknesses lie! Registration is appreciated. Please call (540) 586-8911 ext. 2107 to register. Remember the first rule of Write Club: Talk about it! Ages 12-17

Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
Jan 4 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Please register ahead of time for the club. Ages 6+, come to the Forest Library on first Thursdays and learn about dinosaurs in detail from a dinosaur expert. Each child will receive detailed species fact sheets at each meeting.We hope to see you there!

A black and white illustration of a dinosaurs skeleton.

American Sign Language Workshop @ Bedford Central Library
Jan 4 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

ASL Hand

Join us this evening at the Bedford Central Library for a basic introductory class to American Sign Language.  Space is limited to 20.  Please call us at 540-586-8911 to register.

Fun Filled Fridays @ Stewartsville Library
Jan 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Fun Filled Friday mornings at the Stewartsville Library for children ages 0 – 36 months and one of their favorite grown-ups.
Visit the library at 10:30 on Friday mornings for a program of playing instruments, learning rhymes, reading stories, dancing and playing with new friends.
ABC blocks.


Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Despicable Me 3 (PG)
Jan 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Movie Poster for Despicable Me 3 - this Month's Friday Film Selection For The Big Island Library.
Join us at the Big Island Library on the first Friday of the month for a movie and snack. The activities begin at 3:00 PM. This month we will be watching Despicable Me 3 (PG). We hope to see you there!

Snacks provided by the Friends of the Big Island Library.

Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library
Jan 5 @ 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.  

Pin It on Pinterest