Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jul 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-21 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
Jul 2 @ 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.
Monday Family Movies – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone @ Forest Library 1:00 pm
Monday Family Movies – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone @ Forest Library
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Monday Family Movies - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone @ Forest Library
Join us as we watch the original Harry Potter film…see where it all began as we watch Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Snacks will be served. This event is part of our annual Summer[...]
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
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!
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
Jul 3 @ 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!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Jul 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale 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!
Kids on Broadway Workshop presented by The Roanoke Children’s Theatre @ Forest Library 3:00 pm
Kids on Broadway Workshop presented by The Roanoke Children’s Theatre @ Forest Library
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids on Broadway Workshop presented by The Roanoke Children's Theatre @ Forest Library
Let reading take you to the theatre this summer! Join us as we welcome back the Roanoke Children’s Theatre to the library for their Kids on Broadway program! Children will be exposed to live performance through a[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jul 5 @ 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.
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale 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
Jul 5 @ 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.
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Wish You Well & Me Before You 2:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Wish You Well & Me Before You
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library - Wish You Well & Me Before You @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
   Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2 PM at the Montvale Library. We will be discussing two books in July…Wish You Well by David Baldacci and Me Before You by Jojo[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jul 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library 4:30 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Forest Library
Jul 5 @ 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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Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library 5:00 pm
Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library
Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
2 hours of Kinect gaming, board games, snacks, pizza, and socializing! Meet your friends in Montvale and enjoy teen activities from 5-7pm on the 1st Friday of each month.  For ages 10-17.  
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jul 9 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-21 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
Jul 9 @ 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.
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Before We Were Yours 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Before We Were Yours
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - Before We Were Yours @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The July title is Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information, call (540) 425-7002.
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
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!
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
Jul 10 @ 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!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale 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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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
Jul 11 @ 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
Jul 12 @ 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.
Larsen’s Reptiles @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Larsen’s Reptiles @ Montvale Library
Jul 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Larsen's Reptiles @ Montvale Library
The Larsen family is visiting again this year, with all of their scaly relatives in tow! You’re invited to meet all sorts of turtles, lizards, and sssssnakes at this educational event. Hold and pet these[...]
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jul 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale 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
Jul 12 @ 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.
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
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Larsen’s Reptiles @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Larsen’s Reptiles @ Forest Library
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Larsen's Reptiles @ Forest Library
The Larsen family is visiting again this year, with all of their scaly relatives in tow! You’re invited to meet all sorts of turtles, lizards, and sssssnakes at this educational event. Hold and pet these[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jul 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-21 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
Jul 16 @ 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.
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
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!
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
Jul 17 @ 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!
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Montvale 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!
Dragon Puppets or Popsicle Stick Unicorns @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Dragon Puppets or Popsicle Stick Unicorns @ Montvale Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Dragon Puppets or Popsicle Stick Unicorns @ Montvale Library
Reading takes you into the world of Fantasy at the Montvale Library this summer! Join us this morning as children will have fun creating their own dragon puppets or popsicle stick unicorn crafts! This event[...]
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Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun @ Forest Library
Jul 18 @ 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!
Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Forest Library 4:00 pm
Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Forest Library
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Forest Library
This is the seventh session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Forest Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called To Your Credit.  By the end of this course, participants[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Jul 19 @ 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.
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale 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
Jul 19 @ 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.
Introduction to Instagram @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Introduction to Instagram @ Forest Library
Jul 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Introduction to Instagram @ Forest Library
What is Instagram?  Learn how to download the app and set up your account.  Basic Instagram terminology and how to post to your account. Call us at 540-425-7002 to sign up or see a librarian[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library 3:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale 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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Books with Jefferson @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books with Jefferson @ Forest Library
Jul 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Books with Jefferson @ Forest Library
Meet Jefferson the Saluki at the Forest Library Register for a time to come and read to Jefferson, an Alliance Therapy Dog. He is a friendly and lovable dog that loves to be read to. We hope you’ll come[...]
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For ICE CREAM!: A STEAM Saturday Event @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For ICE CREAM!: A STEAM Saturday Event @ Montvale Library
Jul 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For ICE CREAM!: A STEAM Saturday Event @ Montvale Library
You don’t need a fancy, expensive machine to make delicious homemade ice cream…all you need a few simple ingredients and a couple sealable plastic bags.  Kids will have fun learning about the science behind why[...]
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Galaxy Paintings @ Forest Libary 1:00 pm
Galaxy Paintings @ Forest Libary
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Galaxy Paintings @ Forest Libary
Calling all future van Gogh’s, Kahlo’s, and Pollock’s!  Let your inner artist shine this summer at the Forest Library. Children ages 7+ will have fun creating their very own galaxy paintings. This event is part[...]
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
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!
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Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jul 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
An adult coloring group at the Montvale Library. We meet every Thursday (except when the library is closed) from 2pm to 4pm. Come relax and de-stress with us! Questions? Call Montvale Library at 540-425-7006 for[...]
Teen Anime Club @ Forest Library 2:30 pm
Teen Anime Club @ Forest Library
Jul 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Teen Anime Club @ Forest Library
Teens and Tweens, 12+, come and discuss your favorite anime series with other teen enthusiasts. We will have supplies for drawing and coloring your favorite anime characters and art. We hope you’ll come!
Lego® Club @ Forest Library 5:30 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
Jul 26 @ 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[...]
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Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Montvale Library 3:30 pm
Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Montvale Library
Jul 28 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Money Smart: To Your Credit @ Montvale Library
This is the seventh session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Montvale Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called To Your Credit.  By the end of this course, participants[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Stitchin' Chicks @ Montvale Library @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
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!
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