Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Library Closed
Library Closed
Jan 2 all-day
 
Colorific Club @ Big Island Library 5:30 pm
Colorific Club @ Big Island Library
Jan 2 @ 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
Jan 4 @ 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 – Despicable Me 3 (PG) 3:00 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library – Despicable Me 3 (PG)
Jan 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:45 pm
Friday Films @ Big Island Library - Despicable Me 3 (PG) @ 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 Despicable Me 3 (PG).[...]
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Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – In the Garden of Beasts 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – In the Garden of Beasts
Jan 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - In the Garden of Beasts @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The January title is In the Garden of Beasts:  Love, Terror and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin by Erik Larson No registration necessary, new[...]
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Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Jan 9 @ 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
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Big Island Library
Jan 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Big Island Library
This is the first in a 12-part Money Smart presentation series at the Big Island Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Bank On It.  By the end of this course, participants will[...]
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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Trains and Lovers/Murder On The Orient Express 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Trains and Lovers/Murder On The Orient Express
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - Trains and Lovers/Murder On The Orient Express @ 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 January is Trains and Lovers by Alexander McCall Smith or book club members[...]
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Money Smart: Bank On It @ Forest Library 4:00 pm
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Forest Library
Jan 17 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Money Smart: Bank On It @ Forest Library
This is the first in a 12-part Money Smart presentation series at the Forest Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Bank On It.  By the end of this course, participants will understand[...]
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Facebook 101 @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Facebook 101 @ Forest Library
Jan 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Facebook 101 @ Forest Library
Learn the basics of setting up a Facebook account, how to decide on privacy settings, uploading photos, and posting status updates. You must have an email address before class. Space is limited to 4 and registration[...]
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Building Fun @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Fun @ Big Island Library
Jan 19 @ 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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Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Jan 20 @ 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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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 22 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 0 months to 21 months old! The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Jan 22 @ 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.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 22 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Jan 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For 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.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
4th Tuesday Teen/Tween Time @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
4th Tuesday Teen/Tween Time @ Big Island Library
Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
4th Tuesday Teen/Tween Time @ 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 and up.[...]
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Jan 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For 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.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 25 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old!  The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Big Island Library
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 Alphabet Toss!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 25 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
Lego® Club @ Forest Library 5:30 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
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[...]
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STEAM CLUB: Arctic Adventures, Part 1 @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
STEAM CLUB: Arctic Adventures, Part 1 @ Big Island Library
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
STEAM CLUB: Arctic Adventures, Part 1 @ Big Island Library
Have you ever wondered how arctic animals stay warm in the winter?  Join us for a Blubber Experiment! What do polar bears need to survive?  How thick is their fur?  How much do they eat?[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 29 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 0 months to 21 months old! The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Jan 29 @ 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.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jan 29 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Join us for this lap-sit story time for children ages 21 months to 3 years old! The theme for this session is Big and Small!  
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Jan 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For 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.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!
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Books For Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books For Fun @ Forest Library
Jan 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Books For 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.  This sessions theme is Alphabet Toss!