Calendar of Events – All Locations

Oct
24
Thu
Family Fun Night: Painted Pumpkin Party @ Moneta/SML Library
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
In this month’s Family Fun Night program we will be painting pumpkins to get ready for Halloween.
All the supplies will be provided.
Registration is required; please call us at 540-425-7004 to sign up.

Painted pumpkin on the side of a street.

Oct
26
Sat
Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts @ Stewartsville Library
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 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 540-425-7008.

 

Pumpkin Carving @ Big Island Library
Oct 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Smiling Jack-O-Lantern leaning against a rock.
Join us for our annual pumpkin carving event sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library.
The Friends will be providing pumpkins for the first 20 children who sign up; please call us at 540-425-7000 to reserve your pumpkin.
Families are also welcome to purchase their own pumpkins and bring them to the program. 

 

Saturday Matinee: Aladdin @ Moneta/SML Library
Oct 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:45 pm

Aladdin DVD cover.
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU!
Join us at the Moneta/SML library for a monthly Saturday afternoon screening of a movie for adults and teens.
This month we will be showing the live-action version of Disney’s Aladdin starring Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott and more.

A kind-hearted street urchin and a power-hungry Grand Vizier vie for a magic lamp that has the power to make their deepest wishes come true.
Free movie snacks and drinks will be served. 

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
1
Fri
Teen-Tween Night @ Montvale Library
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

2 hours of Kinect gaming, board games, snacks, pizza, and socializing! Meet your friends in Montvale and enjoy teen activities from 5-7 pm on the 1st Friday of each month.  For ages 10-17.  

Nov
2
Sat
Gardening For Scents: Potpourri and Bath Salts @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 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 540-425-7004.

 

Tabletop Gaming Club @ Forest Library
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Old book with chess pieces in side and dice on a wooden surface.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 have a parent with them.
No registration is required!

Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering Logo.

Stewartsville Library—Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering

First Saturday of every month for teens to adults

1:00—3:00 (sometimes later)

An afternoon for knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers from beginners to pros.  Come learn a new skill or come share your skills and talents with others—and have a good time.

Bring the projects you are currently working on and enjoy the companionship & knowledge of other fiber enthusiasts.

If you would like to learn to knit or crochet or if you are stuck in a pattern come to the gathering and someone will help you.

Saturday Matinee: Yesterday @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Yesterday Movie Poster.
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 Yesterday starring Himesh Patel, Lily James, and Sophia Di Martino.  The film tells the story of a struggling musician who realizes he’s the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.
Free movie snacks and drinks will be served. 

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