Want to make $26.00 an hour? We are looking for people who want to referee basketball this season. Must by 16 years old. Training will be held on Dec. 29th at the Parks and Recreation office from 10 am to 12 pm. Please call 540-586-7682 to sign up or message us on Facebook.
Breakfast with Santa this Saturday December 8th!
Our very own Silver Notes brought some early Christmas cheer to the residents of English Meadows.
Tomorrow is the Dick's Blue Ridge Bowl at Jefferson Forest High School. 7 & 8's at 10 am Rustburg vs Forest 9 & 10's at 11:30 am Rustburg vs Forest 11&12's at 1 pm Lynch Station vs Bedford
The Bedford County Parks and Recreation Department (BCPRD) along with our local partners will be offering various recreational and life enhancing programs for Bedford County's over 50 years of age residents. A diverse selection of educational classes will be offered and are designed to improve the quality of life for county residents over 50 years of age. The BCPRD encourages all residents to review what opportunities are available.
If you are 50 years or older and like to socialize and play Bingo, then this is the place for you. The Bedford County Parks and Recreation Department offers Bingo 3 times a month at 3 locations. Forest Recreation Center (2nd Tuesday), Moneta Rescue Squad (3rd Wednesday), and the Bedford Moose Lodge (4th Thursday). Lunch is served at all locations so come and bring your favorite dish to share.This program runs from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Cost is $1.00 per card with a limit of 4 cards per person. For more information please contact the Recreation office at 586-7682 or come by our office at 1257 County Farm Rd. Bedford.
Bedford County Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Senior Choir group the “Silver Notes” If you are interested in joining the group please contact the Recreation Department at (540) 586-7682.
Line Dance Class
Bedford County Parks and Recreation line dance meets at the Recreation Office on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. If you are interested please call (540) 586-7682 for more information.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Monday & Tuesday November 7 & 8 (Must attend both days for full credit)
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Bedford County Parks and Recreation office
Sponsored by AARP, the friendly and knowledgeable instructor will guide you through this course in a fun and casual atmosphere. Pre-registration is required by calling the Bedford County Parks and Recreation office at (540) 586-7682. Bring AARP card, drivers license, sweater an. Fee is $15.00 for AARP members and $20.00 for non members and is paid directly to instructor on first day of class.
Senior Citizens Picnic
Monday, September 24
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Falling Creek Park
All Bedford County Seniors are invited to attend the Senior Fall Picnic at Falling Creek Park. Come and bring a friend or a newcomer. This will be a potluck affair. Bring your favorite dish to share. Parks and Recreation will provide the main dish, drinks, and paper products.
Senior Craft Class
Bedford County Parks and Recreation will hold monthly craft classes at the Parks and Recreation office located at 1257 County Farm Rd. in Bedford. Class will begin at 10:00 a.m. on the dates listed below. Please call (540) 586-7682 to pre register. Participants must be registered by the Monday before class. Fee for the class is $5.00 per person per class.
Thursday, September 20
Thursday, October 18
Thursday, November 15
Thursday, December 13