Cookbooks for sale at library

Cookbooks, sponsored by Friends of the Eagle Rock Library, are now available. “Hometown Favorites” are $10 and may be obtained at the library.


Movie at the libraries

Botetourt County libraries will show the Walt Disney Studios film “The Bridge to Terabithia” in September. Jess Arrons and Leslie Burke create the secret kingdom of Terabithia in this fantasy-adventure filled with magic, friendship, and heart. The movie is rated PG and runs for 96 minutes.

Remaining show times are: Thursday, Sept. 14 at 4– Blue Ridge; Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 4– Fincastle; and Thursday, Sept. 21 at 4– Buchanan. The movies are free and snacks will be provided.


Eagle Rock Library Book Sale in October

Eagle Rock Library is holding a Book Sale Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 19-21 at the library.

Hours are 1-7 p.m. on October 19, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on October 20 and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on October 21.


Vendors wanted for Eagle Rock Craft Fair

Friends of the Eagle Rock Library is seeking vendors for a Craft Fair that will be held at the library Saturday, Nov. 18. Vendor spots are $10. To reserve a spot or for more information, call 928-2800.


Buchanan Dates To Remember


  • Mountain Magic In Fall Festival Call For Craft Vendors – Be part of Buchanan’s 23rd annual Mountain Magic In Fall Bluegrass, Antiques & Crafts Festival as a vendor on Saturday, Oct. 7. For an application check the town’s website at
  • Buchanan Special Events Committee Meeting – Be part of the planning of activities such as Pork By the James, Buchanan Tri and Mountain Magic In Fall Festival during the next planning meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m.


Book Sale Oct. 6-7 at Buchanan Library

The Friends of the Buchanan Library will be holding their semi-annual Used Book Sale on Friday, Oct. 6 (9 a.m.-5 p.m.) and Saturday. Oct. 7 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.). There are hundreds of used book for sale. Hardbacks are $1, paperbacks are 50 cents, children’s books are 25 cents, and all media is priced at a $1 or less. There is also a selection of specially priced books. The Friends are still accepting donations of used books for the sale (no encyclopedias, textbooks, or magazines). Entrance to the sale is either through the library or use the entrance from Lowe Street. All of the proceeds from the sale are used to help fund programs and materials for the Buchanan Library. The library is located at 19795 Main Street; 928-3005.