Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central 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 Let’s Grow!
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Montvale Library 11:00 am
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Montvale Library
Sep 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Montvale Library
Terri Johnson, a liaison nurse for Centra Hospice, will be back again this year to discuss the “Elephant in the Room” – health care decisions for ourselves and our loved ones including Advance Directives. You will learn…[...]
Gather For Magic @ Bedford Central Library 6:00 pm
Gather For Magic @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gather For Magic @ Bedford Central Library
Play the popular trading card game Magic: The Gathering at the Bedford Central Library! On the first Tuesday of every month, we will trade with friends or fight our foes in the library’s YA Room.[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit 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 @ Montvale Library – The Fault In Our Stars 2:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – The Fault In Our Stars
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library - The Fault In Our Stars @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2 PM at the Montvale Library. This month we will be discussing The Fault In Our Stars by John Green. No registration necessary, new members[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as[...]
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Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Forest Library 1:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Forest Library
Sep 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Forest 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[...]
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I ♥ My Library Day @ Forest Library 9:30 am
I ♥ My Library Day @ Forest Library
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
I ♥ My Library Day @ Forest Library
Show your library some love! We are looking for volunteers to spend the morning beautifying the inside of the Forest Library. Families welcome. **Volunteers should be ages 7 and older to participate** Contact the Main[...]
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Saturday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 7 @ 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! [...]
Tabletop Gaming Club @ Forest Library 12:00 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club @ Forest Library
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tabletop Gaming Club @ Forest Library
Join us on the first Saturday of every month for Tabletop Gaming! Board Games!  Card Games!  Chess!  Role-Playing Games! Try one of ours or bring your own! Open to all ages; children under 12 should[...]
Saturday Matinee: The Hustle @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Saturday Matinee: The Hustle @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 7 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday Matinee: The Hustle @ Bedford Central Library
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU! Join us at the Bedford Central library for a monthly Saturday afternoon screening of a movie for adults and teens. This month we will be showing The Hustle[...]
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Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Where the Crawdads Sing 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – Where the Crawdads Sing
Sep 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club - Where the Crawdads Sing @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The September title is Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.  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
Sep 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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Montvale’s 20th Anniversary Celebration @ Montvale Library 10:00 am
Montvale’s 20th Anniversary Celebration @ Montvale Library
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Montvale's 20th Anniversary Celebration @ Montvale Library
The Montvale Library is celebrating its 20th year serving the community! Drop-in today and share a sweet treat with us (as supplies last)!
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central 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 Let’s Grow!
“The “tick”ing Time Bomb of Virginia” @ Forest Library 5:00 pm
“The “tick”ing Time Bomb of Virginia” @ Forest Library
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
"The "tick"ing Time Bomb of Virginia" @ Forest Library
Dr. Nathaniel Abraham will present a lecture on ticks and tick-borne illnesses.
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as[...]
LEGO® Club @ Bedford Central 3:30 pm
LEGO® Club @ Bedford Central
Sep 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
LEGO® Club @ 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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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
Sep 14 @ 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[...]
Pete the Cat Day @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Pete the Cat Day @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pete the Cat Day @ Bedford Central Library
Join us for a special event all about everyone’s favorite blue cat – Pete!  There will be story time, crafts, games, face painting and a meet & greet with Pete himself!  For Pre-K to 4th[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 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 Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central 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 Let’s Grow!
Basic Photo Editing @ Bedford Central Library 3:00 pm
Basic Photo Editing @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Basic Photo Editing @ Bedford Central Library
In this class you will learn basic photo editing skills including…cropping, resizing, photo saturation, color to black and white and more. Registration for this class is required. Laptops are available, or you can bring your[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit 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
Sep 18 @ 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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Meet The Mouse @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Meet The Mouse @ Forest Library
Sep 19 @ 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.  
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library 3:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library
Sep 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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Pirate Day Extravaganza @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Pirate Day Extravaganza @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pirate Day Extravaganza @ Bedford Central Library
Avast ye mateys!  We need all hands on deck at the Bedford Central Library today for our celebration of National Talk Like A Pirate Day!  We’ll have a pirate-themed story time, crafts, games, a pirate[...]
Aromatherapy & Essential Oils @ Forest Library 3:00 pm
Aromatherapy & Essential Oils @ Forest Library
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Aromatherapy & Essential Oils @ Forest Library
Come learn about the different uses for essential oils and the health benefits of aromatherapy in this FREE workshop presented by Health Nut Nutrition. Create your own essential oil diffuser necklace! Registration is required and[...]
Family Movie Matinee: Aladdin @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Aladdin @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Aladdin @ 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 Aladdin*. We hope to see[...]
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Dana and Susan Robinson @ Bedford Central Library 7:30 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Dana and Susan Robinson @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Concert: Dana and Susan Robinson @ Bedford Central Library
The Friends of the Bedford Public Library present Dana and Susan Robinson live in concert! From Cabot, Vermont – Americana-roots and folk duo, Dana and Susan Robinson combine vivid, songwriting and storytelling, with fiddle tunes,[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 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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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central 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 Let’s Grow!
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Forest Library 1:00 pm
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Forest Library
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Forest Library
Terri Johnson, a liaison nurse for Centra Hospice, will be back again this year to discuss the “Elephant in the Room” – health care decisions for ourselves and our loved ones including Advance Directives. You[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Bedford Central Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Bedford Central Library 11:30 am
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Bedford Central Library
Sep 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Facing the Elephant in the Room: Advance Directives, Long Term Care and You @ Bedford Central Library
Terri Johnson, a liaison nurse for Centra Hospice, will be back again this year to discuss the “Elephant in the Room” – health care decisions for ourselves and our loved ones including Advance Directives. You[...]
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Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as[...]
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Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Beartown 10:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Beartown
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Beartown
All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Peaks Room located upstairs.No registration necessary, new members always welcome!This month we will be discussing Beartown by Fredrik Backman.For more information, call (540) 586-8911.    
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Sep 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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