Calendar of Events – All Locations

Sep
25
Wed
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm


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 540-586-8911.

Sep
26
Thu
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 26 @ 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
27
Fri
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Beartown
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Peaks Room located upstairs.
No registration necessary, new members always welcome!
This month we will be discussing Beartown by Fredrik Backman.

For more information, call (540) 586-8911.
Book cover for Bear Town by Fredrik Backman.

 

 

Sep
28
Sat
Saturday Matinee: Avengers: Endgame @ Moneta/SML Library
Sep 28 @ 2:30 pm – 5:45 pm

DVD cover for Avengers: End Game.
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU!
Join us at the Moneta/SML library for a monthly Saturday afternoon screening of a movie for adults and teens.
This month we are showing Avengers: Endgame the latest chapter in the Marvel saga.
After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War, the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to undo Thanos’ actions and restore order to the universe.

Free movie snacks and drinks will be served. 

Sep
30
Mon
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 30 @ 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!

Oct
1
Tue
The Coyote In Virginia @ Big Island Library
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Coyote In Virginia
Presented by Dan Lovelace, a wildlife biologist with the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
Coyote

Mr. Lovelace will educate us about…

  • The historic and current range of coyotes in Virginia
  • Coyote physiology and behavior patterns
  • Their impact on native wildlife
  • Livestock pillage, including damage prevention and control methods

Registration is requested. Please call us at 540-425-7000 to sign up.

 

 

Oct
3
Thu
Smartphone Basics @ Moneta/SML Library
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Two pictures of the same woman with a long brown braid wearing a light blue shirt looking at her phone. In the image on the left she looks frustrated but she is smiling at the phone in the right image.
In this class we will be answering some of the most commonly asked questions about Smartphones.
Call the Moneta/SML Library at 540-425-7004 for more information about this class.
Space is limited, registration is required.

Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Her Royal Spyness
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Book cover for Her Royal Spyness by Rhys Bowen.
Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2 PM at the Montvale Library.
This month we will be discussing Her Royal Spyness by Rhys Bowen.

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

 

Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Oct 3 @ 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.

Oct
4
Fri
DMV Connect @ Bedford Central Library
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Image of a woman seeking assistance from DMV Connect.

DMV Connect will be at the Bedford Central Library today offering a variety of services such as Drivers’ licenses, Identification cards (adult and child), Disabled parking placards, Vehicle titles, Address changes, Vehicle registrations, EZ Pass transponders, Compliance summaries, Transcripts, Hunting and fishing licenses, Testing (appointment required for knowledge test*) and more!  

View mobile operations calendar at www.dmvNOW.com/DMV2Go.
More than 40 transactions available online at www.dmvNOW.com.
*To register for a knowledge test, visit vadmvexam.com, choose “DMV Connect West” and follow the prompts to select your appointment time.

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