Calendar of Events – All Locations

Sep
3
Tue
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Montvale Library
Sep 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Giraffe with height chart.
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  
The theme for this session is Let’s Grow!

Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Montvale Library
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Advance Directives Webslide

Terri Johnson, a liaison nurse for Centra Hospice, will be back again this year to discuss the “Elephant in the Room” – health care decisions for ourselves and our loved ones including Advance Directives.
You will learn…
How to fill out an Advance Directive form.
How to bring up “the elephant” with your loved ones and conversation tips.
How to appoint a medical power of attorney.
How to clarify your own thoughts/wishes about your future health care to your loved ones.

She will also answer any questions you might have about the types of care available as a person ages including home health care, skilled nursing vs. long-term nursing care and general hospice care.

Registration is required; please see a librarian at this location or call us at  540-425-7006.

Sep
5
Thu
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – The Fault In Our Stars
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Book cover for The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2 PM at the Montvale Library.
This month we will be discussing The Fault In Our Stars by John Green.

No registration necessary, new members always welcome!
For more information, call 540-425-7006 x2.

 

Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Photograph of a floral coloring sheet and the tips of several colored pencils.Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as well as markers, coloring pencils and pens but you are welcome to bring your own.

Sep
6
Fri
Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library
Sep 6 @ 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.  

Sep
9
Mon
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Balls of yarn and knitting needles under the words Stichin' Chicks @ Montvale Library

Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!

Sep
10
Tue
Montvale’s 20th Anniversary Celebration @ Montvale Library
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

A pink glazed doughnut with sprinkles and a gold candles in the middle on a mint green and white polka dot background with confetti and noise makers strewn about.The Montvale Library is celebrating its 20th year serving the community!
Drop-in today and share a sweet treat with us (as supplies last)!

Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Montvale Library
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Giraffe with height chart.
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  
The theme for this session is Let’s Grow!

Scams Against Seniors: A Better Business Bureau Program @ Montvale Library
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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 540-425-7006 to sign up.

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