Calendar of Events – All Locations

Oct
29
Tue
Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts @ Big Island Library
Oct 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Dried flowers spilling from glass jars.Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts
A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program
The Master Gardeners will teach us about the history and use of scented plants around the home, as well as how to select, gather and dry flowers and herbs from the garden. Participants will then be guided in mixing their own samples of potpourri and bath salts to take home for personal use or as a gift.
For ages 13+.  Registration is required; please call us at 540-425-7000.

 

Nov
12
Tue
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Nov 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A computer monitor, a tablet, and a cell phone with the words Computer Skills 101.

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
Nov
16
Sat
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

A pen writing in cursive on lined paper.
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 Friends of the Big Island Library.

Nov
19
Tue
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Like Family
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Book cover for Like Family by Paolo Giordano.

Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for November is Like Family by Paolo Giordano. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1 for more information. The book club is held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Sponsored by Friends of the Big Island Library.

Dec
10
Tue
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A computer monitor, a tablet, and a cell phone with the words Computer Skills 101.

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
Dec
17
Tue
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Reader’s Choice
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Young boy reading a book with a lined paper background and the word's Reader's Choice above and below him.

Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for August is Reader’s Choice. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1 for more information. The book club is held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Sponsored by Friends of the Big Island Library.

Dec
21
Sat
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

A pen writing in cursive on lined paper.
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 Friends of the Big Island Library.

Jan
14
Tue
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Jan 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A computer monitor, a tablet, and a cell phone with the words Computer Skills 101.

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
Jan
18
Sat
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Jan 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

A pen writing in cursive on lined paper.
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 Friends of the Big Island Library.

Jan
21
Tue
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – Warlight
Jan 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Book cover for Warlight by Michael Ondaatje.

Join us at the Big Island Library to read the book of the month and share insights and stories. The book for January is Warlight by Michael Ondaatje. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1 for more information. The book club is held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Sponsored by Friends of the Big Island Library.

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