Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Colorific Club @ Big Island Library 5:30 pm
Colorific Club @ Big Island Library
May 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Colorific Club @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Do you like to color? Do you know that coloring can reduce stress while allowing you to express your artistic side? Join in the fun at Big Island Library on the first Tuesday of each[...]
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Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library 4:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
May 3 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
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[...]
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Friday Films @ Big Island Library – The Lego Ninjago Movie 3:00 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – The Lego Ninjago Movie
May 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library - The Lego Ninjago Movie @ 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 The Lego Ninjago Movie[...]
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Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Join us once a month on Mondays for a fun hour of coloring, art and writing in Colorific For Kids at the Big Island Library. Each session will be different.  Come and be creative with[...]
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Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Pick from one of the following topics or suggest your own: Navigating library website Basic web surfing Identifying secure and dependable websites Setting up email Meet the Mouse beginner class
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Stitch-In @ Big Island Library 10:00 am
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Calling all knitters, crochet lovers, quilters, and anyone who loves to craft with needles and thread (or yarn)! Bring your projects and join in the fun on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month[...]
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – The Ladies’ Room 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – The Ladies’ Room
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - The Ladies' Room @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The May title is The Ladies’ Room by Carolyn Brown No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information, call (540) 425-7002.
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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Things They Carried 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Things They Carried
May 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - The Things They Carried @ Big Island Library | Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for May is The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1[...]
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Money Smart: Pay Yourself First @ Forest Library 4:00 pm
Money Smart: Pay Yourself First @ Forest Library
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Money Smart: Pay Yourself First @ Forest Library
This is the fifth session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Forest Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Pay Yourself First.  By the end of this course, participants[...]
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Meet The Mouse @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Meet The Mouse @ Forest Library
May 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Meet The Mouse @ Forest Library
Our most basic computer class for those who don’t know ANYTHING about them.  Starting with how to turn one on. Call us at 540-425-7002 to sign up or see a librarian at the desk.  
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Building Club @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library
May 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library for Building Club! Use our assortment of building materials including LEGO® bricks, wooden blocks and K’nex connectors to construct what your imagination sees OR accept the challenge of[...]
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T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
May 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Hang out at the Big Island Library from 3:00 PM to 4:30 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 4-5. Sponsored by[...]
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 4:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
May 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Hang out at the Big Island Library from 4:30 PM to 6:00 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 6+. Sponsored by[...]
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Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library 10:00 am
Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library
The Forest Library is looking for Teen Volunteers to help us with our 2018 Summer Reading Program “Reading Takes You Everywhere”! Help with programs, assist families in registering for the program, hand out prize wheel[...]
Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Calling all creative writers to the Big Island Library for critiques, workshops, discussions and sharing. Bring something you’re working on and get help from other writers in the area. We meet on the 4th Saturday[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
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!
Success with Succulents: A Bedford County Master Gardener Event @ Big Island Library 5:00 pm
Success with Succulents: A Bedford County Master Gardener Event @ Big Island Library
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Success with Succulents: A Bedford County Master Gardener Event  @ Big Island Library
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[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
May 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
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!
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
May 31 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
May 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
May 31 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library 3:00 pm
Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Teen Volunteer Training @ Forest Library
The Forest Library is looking for Teen Volunteers to help us with our 2018 Summer Reading Program “Reading Takes You Everywhere”! Help with programs, assist families in registering for the program, hand out prize wheel[...]
Lego® Club @ Forest Library 5:30 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
May 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library @ Forest | Virginia | United States
Come and join children ages 4 and up as we play with LEGOS®. Take on the challenge of the month or just use your imagination to build whatever you would like with our LEGOS® or[...]