UPCOMING LIBRARY EVENTS
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.
April 22 & 23 and May 20 & 21, 2-3pm
Buchanan – Bujinkan Dojo Studio (next to library)
Join this 4-part series to learn awareness and basic self-defense with instructor Joseph Rae. Wear comfortable clothes/shoes and bring water. For adults 18+. Space is limited. Call 540-928-3005 to register.
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 Town of Buchanan Mayor
Mon., April 24, 4-6pm, Buchanan Library
Grab some free coffee and get to know Tristan Harris, the new Town of Buchanan mayor, in this informal meet-and-greet.
Building Resumes for Teens
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!
Summer Learning Challenge
May 12 – Aug 5th
“Find Your Place in Time and Space” with reading/activity challenges and fun events all summer long. Pick up your events calendar at any library location and get ready to launch into summer.
See our calendar at BOCOLibraries.info or call 540-928-2900 for more great events.
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