Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 9:00 am
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Nov 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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 What Time Is It?
Thursday Theater: The Incredibles @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Thursday Theater: The Incredibles @ Big Island Library
Nov 1 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday Theater: The Incredibles @ Big Island Library
Join us at the Big Island Library on the first Thursday of the month for a movie and snack. The activities begin at 3:00 PM. This month we will be watching The Incredibles (PG). We[...]
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Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Bedford Community Christmas Station Annual Screenings The Christmas Station’s goal is to ensure that every eligible family in Bedford County enjoys a joyful, family-centered Christmas.  The Christmas Station is set up like a department store, with[...]
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Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Bedford Community Christmas Station Annual Screenings The Christmas Station’s goal is to ensure that every eligible family in Bedford County enjoys a joyful, family-centered Christmas.  The Christmas Station is set up like a department store, with[...]
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library Join us on the 1st Saturday of every month at 11:00 AM (unless the library is closed) for a new program filled with fun stories, songs, crafts and more! [...]
Saturday Matinee – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Saturday Matinee – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday Matinee - Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Staring Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Cher, and Andy Garcia In this musical romantic comedy,[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central 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 What Time Is It?
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 9:00 am
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Nov 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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 What Time Is It?
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Nov 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Join us on the 2nd Thursday of the month 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[...]
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central 3:30 pm
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
LEGO® Club & Tales with Ty @ Bedford Central
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®.[...]
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Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bedford Community Christmas Station Screenings @ Bedford Central Library
Bedford Community Christmas Station Annual Screenings The Christmas Station’s goal is to ensure that every eligible family in Bedford County enjoys a joyful, family-centered Christmas.  The Christmas Station is set up like a department store, with[...]
Friends of the Bedford Public Library 2nd Saturday Book Room Sales @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Friends of the Bedford Public Library 2nd Saturday Book Room Sales @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library 2nd Saturday Book Room Sales @ Bedford Central Library
The Friends of the Bedford Public Library’s Book Room is open of the 2nd Saturday of every month from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Come search for used books, DVDs and more!  Most items range in[...]
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Ryanhood – Folk Rock @ Bedford Central Library 7:30 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Ryanhood – Folk Rock @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Ryanhood – Folk Rock @ Bedford Central Library
The Friends of the Bedford Public Library present Ryanhood live in concert! NAMED “BEST GROUP/DUO” in the 2014 International Acoustic Music Awards (IAMA’s), acoustic-duo Ryanhood got their first break more than a decade ago as street-performers at[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Bedford Central 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 What Time Is It?
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library 2:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library
Nov 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Nov 13 @ 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
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library 5:00 pm
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library
Unleash your inner artist at the Bedford Library! Make art, make crafts, and make friends at this monthly program. Work on a new project every month, or work on your own with the provided materials.[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Dinosaur Club @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Bedford Central Library
Come to the Bedford Central Library on 3rd* Wednesday of every month and learn about dinosaurs in detail from a dinosaur expert. Each child will receive detailed species fact sheets at each meeting. Registration is[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Nov 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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 What Time Is It?
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 1:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Building Club @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library
Nov 15 @ 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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Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central Library 12:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central Library
Medical professionals from the Central Virginia Health Department will be at the library performing free HIV and Hepatitis C screenings.  Hepatitis C can damage your liver function.  HIV affects your immune system and your ability[...]
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library
Join us for Friday Family Fun Night on the 3rd Friday of Every Month at the Bedford Central Library! Kids and adults of all ages are welcome.  We will provide games and activities. Families are[...]
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Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Nov 17 @ 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.  Ages 18+ suggested. Sponsored by the[...]
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Family Movie Matinee: The Incredibles @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Family Movie Matinee: The Incredibles @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 17 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee: The Incredibles @ Bedford Central Library
Come to the Bedford Central Library on the 3rd Saturday of every month for a fun family afternoon of crafts, games, snacks and a movie.  This month the movie is The Incredibles (PG). The running[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Women in the Castle 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Women in the Castle
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - The Women in the Castle @ 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 November is The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1[...]
Thanksgiving Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Thanksgiving Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Thanksgiving Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Join us for a special Thanksgiving Story Time! We’ll read stories about the holiday, sing songs, do fun activities, and make a cute craft! Gobble, Gobble, Gobble!!  
Word 101 @ Bedford Central Library 3:00 pm
Word 101 @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Word 101 @ Bedford Central 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[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Nov 27 @ 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
Nov 27 @ 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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Camouflage Everywhere!: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Camouflage Everywhere!: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library
Nov 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Camouflage Everywhere!: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library
Camouflage Everywhere!: A STEAM Program at the Big Island Library In today’s STEAM program we will be looking at the types of camouflage that are used by plants, animals, and insects.  We will also see[...]
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library 6:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library
Join us this evening at the Bedford Central Library for a part one of our 2-part  introductory workshop for American Sign Language. In this session we will learn and practice the signs for basic greetings[...]
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Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures 10:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures
All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Peaks Room located upstairs. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! This month’s book is Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.  For more information, call (540) 586-8911.