Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Christmas Story Time with Hot Chocolate @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Christmas Story Time with Hot Chocolate @ Big Island Library
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Christmas Story Time with Hot Chocolate @ Big Island Library
Join us at the Big Island Library this morning for a festive Christmas story time filled with stories, songs and more!   Plus we’ll have some tasty hot chocolate available to warm up any cold hands! 
Parade Day @ Bedford Central Library 11:00 am
Parade Day @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parade Day @ Bedford Central Library
Join us today for our annual Parade Day festivities. Crafts: Make your own Santa and Snowman Ornaments!  Tinfoil Icicles!  Holiday Cards!  Watercolor Snowflakes!  Holiday-themed Coloring and Activity sheets! Watch Festive Movies!  Enjoy Tasty Holiday Snacks!  
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Hour of Code @ Bedford Central Library 4:30 pm
Hour of Code @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Hour of Code @ Bedford Central Library
Computers are everywhere, changing every industry on the planet, but fewer than half of all schools teach computer science. Girls and minorities are severely underrepresented in computer science classes, and in the tech industry. Good[...]
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Thursday Theater: Incredibles 2 @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Thursday Theater: Incredibles 2 @ Big Island Library
Dec 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday Theater: Incredibles 2 @ Big Island Library
Join us at the Big Island Library on the first Thursday of the month for a movie and snack. The activities begin at 3:00 PM. This month we will be watching Incredibles 2 (PG). We[...]
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Bedford Central Library 6:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Bedford Central Library
Join us this evening at the Bedford Central 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[...]
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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
Dec 8 @ 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[...]
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Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library 2:30 pm
Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library
Dec 11 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Christmas Crafting, Cookies and Claus: A Christmas Open House @ Big Island Library
Be sure to drop by the Big Island Library this afternoon as we experience the joy of the season at our Annual Christmas Open House. Children will have a chance to meet and have their[...]
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library 5:00 pm
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Art Club @ Bedford Central Library
Unleash your inner artist at this month’s Art Club at the Bedford Central Library!  Make art, make crafts, and make friends at this monthly program. Work on a new project every month, or work on[...]
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Frozen Story Time with special guest Elsa @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Frozen Story Time with special guest Elsa @ Forest Library
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Frozen Story Time with special guest Elsa @ Forest Library
Frozen Story Time Join us at the Forest Library this morning for your chance to meet Princess Elsa (from Disney’s Frozen)! She will read some stories and children will make a cool craft. There will[...]
STEAM Wednesday: Blizzard in a Cup Edition @ Bedford Central Library 4:30 pm
STEAM Wednesday: Blizzard in a Cup Edition @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
STEAM Wednesday: Blizzard in a Cup Edition @ Bedford Central Library
In this month’s STEAM program we will be learning about Blizzards and the science of snow. Children will also get a change to create their own “mini blizzard” in a cup using household ingredients. For[...]
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Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Dec 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Join us on the 2nd Thursday of the month for a fun hour of coloring, art and writing in Colorific For Kids at the Big Island Library. Each session will be different.  Come and be[...]
Virginia Wildlife: Birds @ Forest Library 5:30 pm
Virginia Wildlife: Birds @ Forest Library
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Virginia Wildlife: Birds @ Forest Library
Come and learn about wildlife that could be seen right in your own backyard! Join us for a lesson about the different types of birds that live in Virginia given by the teacher of our[...]
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Moneta/SML Library 6:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Moneta/SML Library
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 1: Basic Greetings and Family Signs @ Moneta/SML Library
Join us this evening at the Moneta/SML 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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Family Movie Matinee: Incredibles 2 @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Incredibles 2 @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 15 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Incredibles 2 @ 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 Incredibles 2 (PG). The running[...]
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Holiday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Holiday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Holiday Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Join us for a special Winter Holiday Story Time at the Bedford Central Library!  We’ll read holiday stories, sing songs, and make a festive craft.
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Dec 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Hang out at the Big Island Library from 3:00 PM to 4:30 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 4-5. Sponsored by[...]
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 4:30 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Hang out at the Big Island Library from 4:30 PM to 6:00 and play Xbox 360 Kinect and some card and board games, all while consuming junk food. For students in grades 6+. Sponsored by[...]
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library 5:00 pm
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library
Dec 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Chess Club @Stewartsville Library @ Vinton | Virginia | United States
Come join the Stewartsville Chess Club! Learn how to play chess or play to improve your skills.  Open from age 6 to 17.  
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Dinosaur Club @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Dinosaur Club @ Bedford Central Library
Dec 19 @ 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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Gingerbread House Story Time @ Stewartsville Library 10:30 am
Gingerbread House Story Time @ Stewartsville Library
Dec 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Gingerbread House Story Time @ Stewartsville Library
Come Join us for gingerbread stories, crafts and building a gingerbread house at the Stewartsville Library this morning!
Building Club @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library
Dec 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library @ Big Island | Virginia | United States
Join us at the Big Island Library for Building Club! Use our assortment of building materials including LEGO® bricks, wooden blocks and K’nex connectors to construct what your imagination sees OR accept the challenge of[...]
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Moneta/SML Library 6:00 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Moneta/SML Library
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
American Sign Language Workshop Part 2: Questions and Conversations @ Moneta/SML Library
Join us this evening at the Moneta/SML 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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Fossils Lab: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Fossils Lab: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library
Dec 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fossils Lab: A STEAM Program @ Big Island Library
Fossils Lab: A STEAM Program at the Big Island Library In today’s STEAM program we will be learning and testing techniques used to unearth fossils.  We will simulate the type of pressure that is needed[...]
Family Movie Night: Incredibles 2 @ Moneta/SML Library 5:30 pm
Family Movie Night: Incredibles 2 @ Moneta/SML Library
Dec 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Movie Night: Incredibles 2 @ Moneta/SML Library
Crafts and games start at 5:30 PM; and the feature film Incredibles 2 (PG) with snacks begins at 6:00 PM. Have fun and watch a great movie with your friends and family! At no cost[...]
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