Calendar of Events – All Locations

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Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library
Crochet For A Cause Crocheters of all levels are invited to learn how to make plastic yarn (plarn) and how to make a plastic mat for a homeless person with a single chain stitch. Work[...]
Tea Leaves With Barbara @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Tea Leaves With Barbara @ Big Island Library
Feb 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Tea Leaves With Barbara @ Big Island Library
Leaf tea can seem overwhelming but with a few easy tips, finding and brewing teas you’ll love, is easy! In this class you will learn about: The health benefits of drinking tea leaves compared to teabags Different kinds of[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 3 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers from birth to 21 months old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Feb 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island 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.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 3 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 4 @ 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 Animal Adventures!
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 6 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island 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 Animal Adventures!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 6 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Thursday Theater: The Angry Birds Movie 2 @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Thursday Theater: The Angry Birds Movie 2 @ Big Island Library
Feb 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Thursday Theater: The Angry Birds Movie 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 The Angry Birds Movie[...]
Harry Potter Book Night @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
Harry Potter Book Night @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Harry Potter Book Night @ Bedford Central Library
Hop on your Firebolt and whiz over to the Bedford Central Library for Harry Potter Book Night. Wizard your way out of a mini Harry Potter-themed escape room, discover your wizard name and participate in a Harry Potter Trivia Challenge. Come dressed as[...]
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Friends of the Bedford Public Library Winter Book Sale @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Winter Book Sale @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friends of the Bedford Public Library Winter Book Sale @ Bedford Central Library
Winter Book Sale The Friends of the Bedford Public Library will hold their Winter Book Sale on the second floor of Bedford Central Library and in our Book Room. Please help support the Friends in[...]
Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Crochet For A Cause @ Bedford Central Library
Crochet For A Cause Crocheters of all levels are invited to learn how to make plastic yarn (plarn) and how to make a plastic mat for a homeless person with a single chain stitch. Work[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 10 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers from birth to 21 months old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island 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.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 10 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 11 @ 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 Animal Adventures!
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library 4:00 pm
Computer Skills 101 @ Big Island Library
Feb 11 @ 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
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 13 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island 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 Animal Adventures!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 13 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Feb 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Colorific For Kids @ Big Island Library
Join us for an hour of coloring and crafting at this monthly program. Each session will be unique! Come and be creative with your imagination! For grades 1-5. For more details contact us at 540-425-7000.[...]
LEGO® Club @ Bedford Central 3:30 pm
LEGO® Club @ Bedford Central
Feb 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
LEGO® Club @ Bedford Central
Kids from 5 and up come and join us 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[...]
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Valentine’s Day Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Valentine’s Day Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Valentine's Day Story Time @ Forest Library
Valentine’s Day Story Time Join us for a special Valentine’s Day-themed Story Time for Ages 3-5. Hear cute stories and make a fun craft!
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Writers Group @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Writers Group @ Big Island Library
Feb 15 @ 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[...]
Family Movie Matinee: Abominable @ Bedford Central Library 3:30 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Abominable @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 15 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Family Movie Matinee: Abominable @ Bedford Central Library
Come to the Bedford Central Library on the 3rd Saturday of every month for a fun family afternoon of crafts, snacks and a family-friendly movie.  This month the movie is Abominable*. We hope to see[...]
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Adult Book Club: A Dog’s Purpose @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Adult Book Club: A Dog’s Purpose @ Big Island Library @ Big Island Library
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Adult Book Club: A Dog's Purpose @ Big Island Library @ 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 February is A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron. Call 540-425-7000 ext 1[...]
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 18 @ 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 Animal Adventures!
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
MORE Mad Scientist #1 @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
MORE Mad Scientist #1 @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MORE Mad Scientist #1 @ Bedford Central Library
Suzanne Warner, former middle school science teacher will be joining us again this month for winter-themed STEAM activities. Combine science, engineering, and problem-solving to create your own ski jump. Compete with other kids to see[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 20 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island 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 Animal Adventures!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 20 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Building Club @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
Building Club @ Big Island Library
Feb 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[...]
Hour of Code @ Forest Library 4:30 pm
Hour of Code @ Forest Library
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Hour of Code @ Forest Library
Ages 4 and up, come learn the basics of computer programming at this hour-long online tutorial class!  Registration is required.  Please see a librarian at the Forest Library desk or call us at 540-425-7002. 
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Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Bedford Central Library 10:00 am
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Bedford Central Library
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales From the desert lands of the Sahara to the plains of the Serengeti to Mount Kilimanjaro and beyond – join a variety of characters from a wide range of[...]
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Forest Library 2:00 pm
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Forest Library
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales @ Forest Library
Bright Star Theatre presents African Folktales From the desert lands of the Sahara to the plains of the Serengeti to Mount Kilimanjaro and beyond – join a variety of characters from a wide range of[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 24 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers from birth to 21 months old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island 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.
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 24 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 25 @ 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 Animal Adventures!
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
T(w)een Tuesdays @ Big Island Library
Feb 25 @ 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
Feb 25 @ 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 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 6+. Sponsored by[...]
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Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest Library
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Forest 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 Animal Adventures!
MORE Mad Scientist #2 @ Bedford Central Library 4:00 pm
MORE Mad Scientist #2 @ Bedford Central Library
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MORE Mad Scientist #2 @ Bedford Central Library
Welcome back, Suzanne Warner, former middle school science teacher for a second winter-themed STEM activity. Using your engineering abilities, create a bird feeder from recycled water bottles. Recycle and reuse to feed the birds this[...]
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Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 10:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library 10:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island 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 Animal Adventures!
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library 11:15 am
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Feb 27 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Forest Library
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for infants and toddlers ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
STEAM: Robotic Hand @ Big Island Library 3:00 pm
STEAM: Robotic Hand @ Big Island Library
Feb 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
STEAM: Robotic Hand @ Big Island Library
Discover the mechanism by which our muscles control our bones to move our bodies. In the activity, Robot Hand, students will construct a model of a human hand and observe how pulling on a string[...]
Lego® Club @ Forest Library 5:00 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
Feb 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lego® Club @ Forest Library
Come and join children ages 5 and up as we play with LEGOS®. Take on the challenge of the month or just use your imagination to build whatever you would like with our LEGOS® or[...]
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