UPCOMING LIBRARY EVENTS
Fri, April 14, 10:30-11:30am, Blue Ridge Library
What is hospice care, and how do you know when your loved one needs this form of support? Learn more with Danielle Alexander from Good Samaritan Hospice.
Therapy Dog Reading Session
Sat, April 15, 11am-12:30pm, Buchanan Library
Kids can sign up for a 15-minute one-on-one reading session with Ripley the therapy dog. Call 540-928-2900 to reserve your spot.
Gardening Basics for Kids
Sat, April 22, 10-11:30am, Fincastle Library
Learn the life cycle and parts of a plant, and the importance of pollinators in the growing process. Recommended for ages 6-11.
Adopt a Pet from RCACP
Sat, April 22, 10am-2pm, Eagle Rock Library
The Regional Center for Animal Care and Protection (RCACP) will bring its mobile unit with cats and dogs available for adoption. Visit with the animals, find your next best animal friend, and learn more about how RCACP does and how you can help.
Meet the Buchanan Town Mayor
Mon, April 24, 4-6pm, Buchanan Library
Grab some free coffee and get to know Tristan Harris, the new Buchanan Town Mayor in this informal meet-and-greet.
Building Resumes for Teens
Thu, April 13, 4-5pm, Fincastle Library
Thu, April 20, 4-5pm, Buchanan Library
Thu, May 4, 4-5pm, Eagle Rock Library
If you’re a teen looking for a summer job, take advantage of this opportunity to get professional help creating a resume. The session also includes tips for successfully completing applications and acing the interview.
Mondays 11am-1pm, Eagle Rock Library
Tuesdays 1-3pm, Blue Ridge Library
Get step-by-step instructions in basic computer skills. Join any class in the series, or take all four. 1) Getting Started, 2) Text, Files and Printing, 3) Word Processing, 4) Internet and Email. Space is limited; call 540-928-2900 to register.
Friends of the Library Used Book Sales
Eagle Rock Library – Thu, April 20, 12-5pm; Fri, April 21, 10am-5pm; Sat, April 22, 10am-2pm
Fincastle Library – Thu, April 27, 10am-6pm; Fri, April 28, 10am-5pm; Sat, April 29, 10am-2pm
Buchanan Carson Building (across from Fire Dept) – Fri, April 28, 9am-4pm; Sat, April 29, 9am-4pm
Blue Ridge Library – Thu, May 18 – Sat, May 20
National Library Week
This year’s theme is “There’s More to the Story.” What has the library meant to you? Share your story on social, in-person, or contact us at bocolibraries.info!
More regular events
Kids: Little Explorers, StoryTime, Chess Club, LEGO Club, STEM Club, Art Club, Arts & Crafts, How to Draw for Kids
Adults: Yoga for Beginners, Puzzle Club, Scrabble Club, Card Games, and Book Clubs
See the events calendar at BOCOLibraries.info or call 540-928-2900 for dates, times, and locations