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Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 9:00 am
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Email and Attachments @ Moneta/SML Library 1:00 pm
Email and Attachments @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Email and Attachments @ Moneta/SML Library
Learn how to attach files to an email and open attachments sent to you.  Call the Moneta/SML Library at 540-425-7004 for more information about this class. Space is limited, registration is required.
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Big Little Lies 2:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library – Big Little Lies
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Adult Book Club @ Montvale Library - Big Little Lies @ Montvale | Virginia | United States
Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 2 PM at the Montvale Library. The November book is Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 more information!
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Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Moneta/SML Library 11:00 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Moneta/SML Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library 1:00 pm
Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Blue Ridge Fiber Gathering @ Stewartsville Library @ Stewartsville Library | Vinton | Virginia | United States
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[...]
Let’s Talk About It: “The Wizard and the Prophet” by Charles C. Mann Part 8 @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Let’s Talk About It: “The Wizard and the Prophet” by Charles C. Mann Part 8 @ Forest Library
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Let's Talk About It: "The Wizard and the Prophet" by Charles C. Mann Part 8 @ Forest Library
 During this session of our “Let’s Talk About It!” discussion group we will be talking about the new book The Wizard and the Prophet by Charles C. Mann. “Lynn Margulis—On Biological Rules and Human Self-Destruction” (Pages[...]
Saturday Matinee – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Saturday Matinee – Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday Matinee - Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again @ Bedford Central Library
COMING SOON TO A LIBRARY NEAR YOU: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Staring Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Cher, and Andy Garcia In this musical romantic comedy,[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Nov 5 @ 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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Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 9:00 am
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Annual Meeting @ Moneta/SML Library 9:30 am
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Annual Meeting @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Annual Meeting @ Moneta/SML Library
“Mark Twain” Visits the Moneta/ Smith Mountain Lake Library Over 100 years ago a handbill advertised Mark Twain’s popular comic lectures as “trouble.” Everyone always enjoyed Twain’s stories of trouble. During his lecture tour, laughter[...]
Mark Twain Speaking: The Trouble Begins at Eleven @ Moneta/SML Library 11:00 am
Mark Twain Speaking: The Trouble Begins at Eleven @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mark Twain Speaking: The Trouble Begins at Eleven @ Moneta/SML Library
“Mark Twain” Visits the Moneta/ Smith Mountain Lake Library Over 100 years ago a handbill advertised Mark Twain’s popular comic lectures as “trouble.” Everyone always enjoyed Twain’s stories of trouble. During his lecture tour, laughter[...]
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 more information!
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Digital Photos 101@ Moneta/SML Library 1:00 pm
Digital Photos 101@ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Digital Photos 101@ Moneta/SML Library
Tips for organizing, backing up, and editing photos, including getting them from your phone or camera to your computer. Call the Moneta/SML Library at 540-425-7004 for more information about this class. Space is limited, registration[...]
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library
Nov 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library
Are you up for a challenge?  Test your mystery-solving skills at our Escape from the Orient Express ESCAPE ROOM today! There will be 2 sessions: 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM.  Signups are REQUIRED.  There are eight slots per[...]
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library 4:00 pm
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library
Nov 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Escape from the Orient Express Escape Room @ Forest Library
Are you up for a challenge?  Test your mystery-solving skills at our Escape from the Orient Express ESCAPE ROOM today! There will be 2 sessions: 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM.  Signups are REQUIRED.  There are eight slots per[...]
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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
Nov 10 @ 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[...]
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Fall Book & Bake Sale @ Moneta/SML Library 10:00 am
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Fall Book & Bake Sale @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Moneta/SML Library Fall Book & Bake Sale @ Moneta/SML Library
Stop by the Moneta/SML Library today for our Fall Book and Bake Sale. Great prices on hardbacks, soft covers, paperbacks, DVD’s & CD’s and more available for sale! We will have SURPRISE BOOK SPECIALS from 3:00 to 5:00[...]
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Montvale Library 10:30 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Montvale Library
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Montvale Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Forest Library 11:00 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Forest Library
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Forest Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
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Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – If the Creek Don’t Rise 1:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club – If the Creek Don’t Rise
Nov 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Friends of the Forest Library Book Club -  If the Creek Don't Rise @ Forest | Virginia | United States
All meetings begin at 1:00 p.m. at the Forest Library. The November title is If the Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! For more information, call (540) 425-7002.
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Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library 2:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library
Nov 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Big Island Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Nov 13 @ 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
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Stewartsville Library 5:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Stewartsville Library
Join us this evening at the Stewartsville Library for a part one of our 2-part introductory workshop for American Sign Language. In this session we will learn and practice the signs for basic greetings and[...]
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Closed for Cabling Work @ Moneta/SML Library
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Forest Library 1:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Forest Library
Nov 14 @ 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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Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library 1:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Virginia Career Works Job Assistance @ Bedford Central Library
NEED ASSISTANCE?  JOB SEARCH, APPLICATION PROCESS, RESUME ASSISTANCE CAREER DEVELOPMENT Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) provides funding and resources to job seekers that may have barriers to employment.  Learn more about the opportunities available by meeting[...]
Email & Attachments @ Forest Library 1:30 pm
Email & Attachments @ Forest Library
Nov 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Email & Attachments @ Forest Library
Learn how to attach files to an email and open attachments sent to you.  Call Forest Library at 540-425-7002 for more information about this class. Space is limited, registration is required.
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 more information!
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library 3:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library
Nov 15 @ 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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Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central Library 12:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hepatitis C and HIV Screening @ Bedford Central 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[...]
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday Family Fun Night! @ Bedford Central Library
Join us for Friday Family Fun Night on the 3rd Friday of Every Month at the Bedford Central Library! Kids and adults of all ages are welcome.  We will provide games and activities. Families are[...]
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Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Nov 17 @ 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.  Ages 18+ suggested. Sponsored by the[...]
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Bedford Central Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Stewartsville Library 11:00 am
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kissing Ball Workshop: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Event @ Stewartsville Library
Kissing Balls: A Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association Program Have you ever seen a Christmas kissing ball? These decorated balls of fresh or artificial evergreens, holly and herbs are often hung over doorways during the holiday[...]
Let’s Talk About It: “The Wizard and the Prophet” by Charles C. Mann Part 9 @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Let’s Talk About It: “The Wizard and the Prophet” by Charles C. Mann Part 9 @ Forest Library
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Let's Talk About It: "The Wizard and the Prophet" by Charles C. Mann Part 9 @ Forest Library
 During this session of our “Let’s Talk About It!” discussion group we will be talking about the new book The Wizard and the Prophet by Charles C. Mann.  “Lynn Margulis—On Symbiosis in Evolution” (Pages 78-9, 187,[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Nov 19 @ 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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Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Women in the Castle 10:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library – The Women in the Castle
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club @ Big Island Library - The Women in the Castle @ 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 November is The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1[...]
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 20 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Stewartsville 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
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Stewartsville Library 5:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Stewartsville Library
Nov 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Stewartsville Library
Join us this evening at the Stewartsville Library for a part two of our 2-part introductory workshop for American Sign Language. In this session we will learn the signs to use when asking questions (Who…What…Where…When…Why)[...]
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American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Forest Library 8:30 am
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Forest Library
Nov 24 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Forest Library
The American Red Cross will be at the library today taking blood donations.  Walk-ins are welcome but if you would like to schedule an appointment click here. Stream line your donation experience and save up to[...]
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Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Nov 26 @ 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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Money Smart: Your Own Home @ Forest Library 4:00 pm
Money Smart: Your Own Home @ Forest Library
Nov 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Money Smart: Your Own Home @ Forest Library
This is the tenth session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Forest Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Your Own Home.  By the end of this course, participants[...]
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Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library 2:00 pm
Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 more information!
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library 6:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library
Nov 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Bedford Central Library
Join us this evening at the Bedford Central Library for a part one of our 2-part  introductory workshop for American Sign Language. In this session we will learn and practice the signs for basic greetings[...]
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Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures 10:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday Breakfast Bookclub @ Bedford Central Library: Hidden Figures
All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Peaks Room located upstairs. No registration necessary, new members always welcome! This month’s book is Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly.  For more information, call (540) 586-8911.    
Holiday Craft Night @ Moneta/SML Library 6:30 pm
Holiday Craft Night @ Moneta/SML Library
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Holiday Craft Night @ Moneta/SML Library
Join us for the Moneta/SML Library’s Annual Holiday Craft Night! Members of the Virginia Master Naturalists and the Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association as well as park rangers from Booker T. Washington National Monument park[...]