Calendar of Events – All Locations

Jan
11
Thu
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jan 11 @ 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.

Windows 10 (Intermediate) @ Moneta/SML Library
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A cartoonized version of a Windows 10 computer screen.
Explore settings and files in more depth, manage multiple windows, learn about Windows Defender, and more! This class is intended for people with a working knowledge of Windows 10 who would like to learn more.

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

Chair Yoga @ Montvale Library
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Chair Yoga
Join us at the Montvale Library on Thursday afternoons at 2:00 PM for a Free introductory class in Chair Yoga.  Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is done sitting on a chair, or standing while holding it for support.  Yoga has been known to improve participants mental clarity, flexibility, wellness, strength, stability, balance, posture and even relieve some of their aches and pains.  This class is open to all regardless of your age, gender or physical limitations.  To register please call the Montvale Library at 540-425-7006.  

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Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jan 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Coloring pencils and a flowery adult coloring sheet.

An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and
de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for more information!

LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
Jan 11 @ 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.
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Moneta/SML Library
Jan 11 @ 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 Moneta/SML 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 540-425-7004.

Jan
12
Fri
Fun Filled Fridays @ Stewartsville
Jan 12 @ 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.

A cartoon image of a young boy and girl playing with alphabet blocks.

Jan
16
Tue
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Trains and Lovers/Murder On The Orient Express
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Book cover for Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith. Book cover for Agatha Christie's novel Murder on the Orient Express.

Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for January is Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith or book club members can also choose to get a jump start on one of this year’s community read selections by reading Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1 for more information. The book club is held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Sponsored by Friends of the Big Island Library.

 

 

 

Preschool Story Time @ Montvale Library
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Story Time Cartoon.

Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play in this fun story time for children ages 3 to 5.