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The Friends 40th Anniversary Celebration

Friday, October 13, 2017 - Saturday, October 21, 2017

To celebrate our 40th anniversary we are planning a week full of programs and activities for members and the public from Friday Oct 13 to Saturday Oct 21.  Join Us!

Friday, Oct 13

  • Book Sale Preview (members only)  

Saturday, Oct 14

  • Fall Book Sale  10-5
  • Concert with Harpeth Rising 7:30-9:30

Monday, Oct 16

  • Fall Book Sale Continues  10-5

Tuesday, Oct 17

  • Fall Book Sale Continues 10-4
  • Yoga with Kathy Graham 11:30-12:30
  • Book Folding Workshop – Fold a heart  7-9

Wednesday, Oct 18

  • Book Shop Open 10-4
  • Gingerbread House Workshop – You will assemble and decorate a fall or Halloween themed gingerbread house. Sign up for this workshop will be at the Library Services Desk. 7-9

Thursday, Oct 19

  • Book Shop Open 10-4
  • Yoga with Kathy Graham 11:30-12:30
  • Author Sharyn McCrumb will be presenting a book talk and book signing on her new release “The Unquiet Grave” from 7 – 9

Friday, Oct 20

  • Book Shop Open 10-4
  • Author Kathleen Grissom book talk  2-4

Saturday, Oct 21

  • Book Shop Open 10-1
  • Steampunk Claytraptions workshop 10:30 to 12:30
  • Wine and Chocolate Friendzy – Saturday evening from 7 – 9 we’re having a “Wine and Chocolate Friendzy”. This is for adults only. There will be wine tasting and chocolate sampling for our Chocolate Champion contest. The contest/entry form can be obtained at the library front desk or here The Wine and Chocolate Friendzy Entry Form. The deadline to enter is Oct 7.  We hope you will participate! There will be door prizes and a drawing for members only for a “Book Lovers Basket” filled with book loving goodies
  • Poster Exhibit – Throughout the month of October there will also be an exhibit of posters of many of the programs and concerts the Friends have sponsored over the years.



Friday, October 13, 2017
Saturday, October 21, 2017


The Friends of the Bedford Library


The Friend’s 40th Anniversary Celebration
321 North Bridge
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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540 586 8911



Advanced Tickets now available for all virtual concerts through Lynchburg Tickets. 

Why you should join us!

  • Quality music performed by nationally & internationally known artists

  • Your ticket purchases support the performing arts.

Call 540 586-8911 Ext 4, then 1 if you need more information.