Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Senior Scholars – Class of ’31: A German-Jewish Emigre’s Journey Across Defeated Germany presented by Brian Crim, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History at Lynchburg College @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Senior Scholars – Class of ’31: A German-Jewish Emigre’s Journey Across Defeated Germany presented by Brian Crim, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History at Lynchburg College @ Forest Library
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Senior Scholars - Class of '31:  A German-Jewish Emigre's Journey Across Defeated Germany presented by Brian Crim, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History at Lynchburg College @ Forest Library
Class of ’31 is a beautifully written memoir from Walter Jessel, a German Jew, determined to answer the question that haunted him immigrating to the United States in 1938: “Would the people of other nations,[...]
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Cars 3 (G) 3:00 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Cars 3 (G)
Dec 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library - Cars 3 (G) @ 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 Cars 3 (G). We[...]
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Saturday with Santa @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Saturday with Santa @ Forest Library
Dec 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Saturday with Santa @ Forest Library
Saturday With Santa Come to the Forest Library for a morning with Santa Claus! We will read Christmas stories, have a craft, and eat yummy cookies. Don’t forget to have your picture taken with Santa! Ho[...]
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ColorificClub @ Big Island Library 5:30 pm
ColorificClub @ Big Island Library
Dec 5 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
ColorificClub @ 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
Dec 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
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. Please register ahead of[...]
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Stitch-In @ Big Island Library 10:00 am
Stitch-In @ Big Island Library
Dec 11 @ 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 – Hercule Poirot’s Christmas 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Hercule Poirot’s Christmas
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - Hercule Poirot's Christmas @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The December title is Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information, call (540) 425-7002.
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Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library
Dec 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library
Join us this afternoon as we experience the joy of the season at our Annual Christmas Open House.  The young and the young at heart will have fun up-cycling old Christmas cards into new works[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Dec 12 @ 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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Building Fun @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Fun @ Big Island Library
Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Building Fun @ 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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Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Building Fun (Again) @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library for morning fun with wooden blocks, K’nex and bricks! We will have them out for play until 11:30 AM. For ages 5+
Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Dec 16 @ 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 3rd Saturday[...]
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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Skipping Christmas 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Skipping Christmas
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - Skipping Christmas @ 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 December is Skipping Christmas By John Grisham. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1 for more[...]
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Microsoft Word For Beginners @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Microsoft Word For Beginners @ Forest Library
Dec 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Microsoft Word For Beginners @ Forest Library
Learn the basics of Microsoft Word! Useful for making to-do lists, writing letters, creating a resume for job search, and more. This skill is a must have for many jobs these days – learn how[...]
Christmas Pajama Story Time @ Forest Library 6:00 pm
Christmas Pajama Story Time @ Forest Library
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Christmas Pajama Story Time @ Forest Library
Children ages 3-5 come to the Forest Library in your “jammies” (pajamas) and snuggle up to hear some Christmas stories before bed time!
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