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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Baby & Me Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards st
12:00 PM Clendenin Library Book Group
Clendenin Branch Library

Join our Book Group for a discussion of "The Unquiet Grave" by Sharyn McCrumb. Bring a bag lunch if you want; we'll provide drinks and snacks. Copies
3:45 P.M. Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Bring a friend and challenge them to a Wii or board game.
6:00 PM Family Bingo Night
Sissonville Branch Library

Come join us for Bingo fun for the whole family! There will be prizes for the winners, and fun for everyone.
6:30 PM Taste Test Tuesday: The Ultimate Crunchdown
St. Albans Branch Library

Are you a fan of crispy, crunchy corn chips? Still trying to decide on your favorite variety? To dip or not to dip? And if you dare to dip, are you to

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3:30 - 4:45 PM Game On!
Sissonville Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Teens & tweens are invited to meet up at the library for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program e
10:30 AM Jump Into Storytime
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged
10:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Elk Valley Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Adult and child will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
10:30 AM Born to Read
St. Albans Branch Library

Storytime programs for our youngest patrons. Birth-36 months and caregiver.
10:30 AM Knit a Bit
St. Albans Branch Library

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
10:35 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
11:00 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Cross Lanes Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
11:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Elk Valley Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup, but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. D

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 a.m. Jump into Storytime!
Dunbar Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers ar
11:00 a.m. Playgroup
Dunbar Branch Library

Playgroup is a time for your child to socialize and play. The program helps children learn to interact and engage with other children through special
11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Clendenin Branch Library

Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged
11:30 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Clendenin Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup, but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. Dro
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
3:00 PM Thursday Book Group
Main Library

This discussion group will enjoy nine books from different genres (novels, short stories, memoir, biography) featuring literary giants such as Hemingw
4:00 PM Do Us a Flavor
Sissonville Branch Library

Join us on a journey to flavortown at the library! Quirky flavors will battle it out in a snack showdown at this event. Taste test a variety of unique
5:30 PM Color and Create
St. Albans Branch Library

Join us for a relaxing evening of coloring and creativity. Bring your imagination and we'll supply the rest! Family.
6:00 PM Movie Night
Riverside Public Library

Come watch a newly-released movie. Free refreshments will be provided.

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
3:30 PM Library Brick Builders Club
St. Albans Branch Library

Use your imagination with the world's most popular building blocks and meet some new friends. Be part of our Construction Crew and earn your Building

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1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Jam Session at the Library
Clendenin Branch Library

Bring your guitar, banjo, fiddle or other instrument to the library for an informal jam session. Join other musicians to play a few songs or play the
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Yoga Class
Sissonville Branch Library

Enrich your body and mind during this free yoga class led by Christine Coleman! This class is intended for adults, but ages 16+ may attend with an adu
10:30 AM Golden Years
Riverside Public Library

Fun-filled activities for seniors with games and crafts.

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Tee
6:00 PM Adult Crafting Class
Riverside Public Library

Rock painting! All materials provided.
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night: Sculpting Fun!
Dunbar Branch Library

Sculpt an air dry clay creation creature while listening to spooky stories. We will be sculpting spooky creatures and letting them dry at the librar

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Baby & Me Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards st
10:30 AM Books 'N' More
Riverside Public Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
12:00 PM Golden Years
Clendenin Branch Library

Seniors are invited to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of crafts, music and games. This includes Bingo and prizes. Light refreshments provided. Seniors.
3:45 PM Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Bring a friend and challenge them to a Wii or board game.
6:00 PM Teen Game Night
Elk Valley Branch Library

Teens are invited for an evening of games. We will have Xbox games, plus some fun board games to pick from. There will also be snacks. Bring your f

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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
3:30 - 4:45 PM Game On!
Sissonville Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Teens & tweens are invited to meet up at the library for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program e
10:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Elk Valley Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Adult and child will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
10:30 AM Knit a Bit
St. Albans Branch Library

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
10:30 AM Playgroup at the Library
St. Albans Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
10:30 AM Homeschool Day
Riverside Public Library

Learn about research tools and resources. Activities for the whole family.
10:30 AM Rhythm and Rhyme Time
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Get moving at this interactive storytime! Little ones will develop early literacy skills in a fun way with music, dancing, singing and stories.
10:35 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
11:00 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Cross Lanes Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
11:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Elk Valley Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup, but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. D
12:30 PM Homeschool Day
Clendenin Branch Library

Homeschool families will meet together to learn about the library services and resources and work on a different fun lesson every month. Make new frie

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
1:00 PM Book Chat
Sissonville Branch Library

Join the library for a lively discussion of popular titles the second Thursday of each month. Please contact the library at (304) 984-2244 for this mo
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
6:00 pm Let's Get Cooking!
Dunbar Branch Library

Do you love to cook and love looking at cookbooks? Let’s Get Cooking meets every month on the second Thursday, 6 p.m. at the Dunbar Branch Library.
6:00 PM Water: The Source of Life (STEM)
Riverside Public Library

Learn all the ways in which we utilize freshwater and the importance of maintaining clean sources of water. Afterwards, participants will learn how t
6:00 PM Relax and Color
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Experience relaxation as you color your cares away. Bring your own materials or use those provided by the Cross Lanes Library Board.
6:00 pm Family STEM Night: Leap into Science
Elk Valley Branch Library

Behold the power of the wind. From a light breeze to a gale, we will explore and experience the power of the wind, and the science behind it. Leap In

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Stop the Bleed
Main Library

Learn how to stop the bleed. Uncontrolled bleeding is the number one cause of preventable death from trauma. This training is offered in partnership w
11:00 AM Autumn Collage
St. Albans Branch Library

Picture a crisp fall day or a chilly, spooky night: pumpkins, falling leaves, apple cider, frosty mornings and all the other delights of the season. S

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
2:00 PM Award-Winning Cosplay/Belly Dance Troupe: Final Form Fusion
Main Library

Final Form Fusion is an award-winning troupe of professionally trained belly dancers brought together by a longing to express their mutual love of gee

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night: Sculpting Fun!
Dunbar Branch Library

Sculpt an air dry clay creation creature while listening to spooky stories. We will be sculpting spooky creatures and letting them dry at the librar
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Tee
6:00 PM Creepy Light Up Mason Jars
St. Albans Branch Library

Celebrate Halloween by making these creepy mason jars. Registration required, limited to 20 participants. Registration starts September 10.
6:00 PM Book Lovers Unite: A Book Discussion Group
Riverside Public Library

The group will meet on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. The discussion will be "Radium Girls" by Kate Moore. Copies are available for checkou

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Baby & Me Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards st
12:00 PM Elk Valley Book Group
Elk Valley Branch Library

Everyone is invited for a discussion of the book "Dear Mrs. Bird" by A.J. Pearce. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulation d
3:45 PM Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Bring a friend and challenge them to a Wii or board game.
5:30 PM Halloween Family Movie Night
Sissonville Branch Library

Relax and enjoy a Halloween family-friendly movie to get you in the mood for the holiday. There will be enough popcorn and scares for everyone!
6:00 PM Sew Simple
Elk Valley Branch Library

Adults are invited to learn the basics at this introductory sewing machine class. Use one of the library's new sewing machines or if you have one, bri
6:00 PM Teen Time: Make a Mask
Clendenin Branch Library

Prepare for the Halloween season by making a mask. There will be a variety of materials available -- from paper, cardboard, and paint to papier mache

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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
3:30 - 4:45 PM Game On!
Sissonville Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Teens & tweens are invited to meet up at the library for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program e
10:30 AM Knit a Bit
St. Albans Branch Library

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
10:30 AM Books 'n' More
St. Albans Branch Library

Storytime programs for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years and caregiver.
10:30 AM Jump Into Storytime
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged
10:35 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
11:00 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Cross Lanes Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
11:30 AM Kid's Craft Corner
St. Albans Branch Library

A special craft time for preschoolers and their grown-up. Ages 3-5.

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Toddler Exploration
Main Library

In this program we'll provide activities for toddlers that help them explore the world around them. Come dressed to make a mess!
10:30 a.m. Jump into Storytime!
Dunbar Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers ar
11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Clendenin Branch Library

Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged
11:00 a.m. Playgroup
Dunbar Branch Library

Playgroup is a time for your child to socialize and play. The program helps children learn to interact and engage with other children through special
11:30 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Clendenin Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup, but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. Dro
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
6:00 PM Family Fun: Pumpkin Party!
Elk Valley Branch Library

It's a Pumpkin Party for the whole family! A fun evening of everything pumpkin! Help decorate a pumpkin to display at the library. Make some pumpki
6:00 PM Play to Learn!
St. Albans Branch Library

Families are invited to come play with building bricks, sensory toys, magnets, word games and more. Brush up on your STEM and literacy skills while h
6:00 PM Pasta Art
Riverside Public Library

Children can come design their own masterpiece using a variety of pasta.

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
3:00 PM-4:00 PM Brick Builders Club
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join in the fun at the Cross Lanes Branch Library's Brick Builders Club! Sign up to be a member and get a membership card! Get the card stamped at eac
1:00 PM Pumpkin Party!
St. Albans Branch Library

Calling lovers of all things pumpkin. Bring your favorite pumpkin recipe and samples of your creation to share with others in the group. Adult.
3:00 PM Pumpkin Pizazz!
St. Albans Branch Library

Add a little sparkle to a seasonal favorite! We'll supply the pumpkins and decorations, you supply the imagination. Children and caregiver. Limit 20 c

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Shivers up and down your slime: Family STEM Program
Main Library

Have a sticky, slimy, stretchy good time making spooky slime and creepy oobleck. Program limited to 20 people. Registration required. Registration ope
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Yoga Class
Sissonville Branch Library

Enrich your body and mind during this free yoga class led by Christine Coleman! This class is intended for adults, but ages 16+ may attend with an adu
11:00 AM STEM Saturday
Cross Lanes Branch Library

From circuits and robots to tumbling towers, join us at the library for an exciting adventure!
11:00 AM Ready, Set, Create! Clean Up Our World
St. Albans Branch Library

In this engineering challenge for children in grades 2 - 5, participants will learn about pollution and methods to treat it. Parents/caregivers are en
2:00 PM Button Bracelets
Main Library

Join us in creating a button bracelet out of twine. Registration required. Adults only.

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou

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6:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions Discussion 2019
Main Library

Join us the third Monday of each month through November (except July) for the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions Discussion. This national
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
1:00 PM Golden Years
Sissonville Branch Library

Fun-filled afternoon for seniors with games, crafts, and refreshments.
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Tee
6:00 PM Spooktacular Halloween Wreaths
St. Albans Branch Library

Join us as we make our own decorative Halloween wreaths! Registration required, limited to 20 participants. Registration starts September 24.

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:00 AM Baby & Me Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards st
10:30 AM Born to Read
Riverside Public Library

Storytime program for our youngest patrons
11:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Riverside Public Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age g
3:45 PM Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Bring a friend and challenge them to a Wii or board game.
6:00 PM Hauntingly Fun Trick or Treat
Main Library

Join us at the Main Library for Trick or Treat! After we gather the goodies, we’ll play games, make crafts, and enjoy refreshments! Costumes are enc
6:00 PM Talking Books
Sissonville Branch Library

Bring your favorite book, or your current read, and join us for Talking Books. This will be an informal book discussion. If you don't have a book in m
6:00 PM Teen Time: Graveyard Gathering
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come dressed in your most frightening costume or just as you are! Enjoy a scary array of goodies and activities especially for you. Make sure to bring
6:00 PM St. Albans Book Group
St. Albans Branch Library

Join Book Group members for a discussion of a designated title. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulation desk. New members a

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3:30 - 4:45 PM Game On!
Sissonville Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Teens & tweens are invited to meet up at the library for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program e
10:30 AM I Made it Myself
St. Albans Branch Library

Crafty fun for preschoolers. Come dressed to make a mess! Ages 3-5 and caregiver.
10:30 AM Knit a Bit
St. Albans Branch Library

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
10:30 AM Rhythm and Rhyme Time
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Get moving at this interactive storytime! Little ones will develop early literacy skills in a fun way with music, dancing, singing and stories.
10:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Elk Valley Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Adult and child will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
10:35 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
11:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Elk Valley Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup, but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. D
11:00 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Cross Lanes Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
1:00 PM Crafts for Kids
Elk Valley Branch Library

Stop by the library on your day off from school for some crafting fun. Create at the library or take home for later. Drop in anytime after 1:00 p.m.

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
10:00 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
4:00 PM Afterschool @ the Library
Clendenin Branch Library

Lets build! Use different kinds of blocks or recycled newspapers and books to build bridges, towers, houses and rockets. Use your imagination and see
5:30 PM Spooktacular Trivia Night!
Main Library

Ready to test your knowledge about all things Halloween and paranormal? Join us for a spooktacular night of themed trivia! Questions will be about Hal
5:30 pm Off the Hook
Dunbar Branch Library

"Off the Hook" is a knitting and crochet group that meets in the Dunbar Branch Library's large meeting room every fourth Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Beginne
5:30 PM Family Scary Movie Night
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us if you dare for Scary Movie Night! Bring the family to watch a scary, but not too scary Halloween movie. Call the library to see what's showi
6:00 PM Teen Halloween Zombie Party
Sissonville Branch Library

Come party with us in your best zombie costume. Teens will get to create a Barbie zombie to take home. Refreshments will be served, and the best zombi
6:00 PM A Magical Evening
St. Albans Branch Library

Come join us for a magical evening inspired by your favorite mouse and his many friends. On this very special evening, the library will be the happies
6:00 PM Art at the Library
Riverside Public Library

Children will use watercolor to create their own fall landscape.

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
2:00 PM Golden Years
St. Albans Branch Library

Come join us for an afternoon of fun filled games at the St. Albans Branch Library. Seniors and their families are invited to enjoy an entertaining ho
3:30 PM Play to Learn!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Families are invited to come play with building bricks, sensory toys, magnets, word games and more.

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures
St. Albans Branch Library

Search for the hidden pictures, then return your completed game sheet to the service desk. Choose a prize from the treasure chest. Children 12 and you
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
10:30 AM Book Folding Club
Riverside Public Library

The club will always meet on the fourth Saturday of each month at 10:30 a.m. Transform an old book into a work of art and meet new friends.
11:00 AM Spooky Family Storytime
Main Library

In this special family storytime, enjoy some books, songs, and a craft about all kinds of Halloween characters. Some may be spooky and some may be fun

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
ALL DAY Halloween Make and Take Crafts
Elk Valley Branch Library

Make and take Halloween crafts you can make in just a few minutes right here at the library. Make sure to drop by each day to see what we’re making
2:00 PM Grant Writing Workshop
Sissonville Branch Library

Join Alice Ruhnke of The Grant Advantage for a 2-hour workshop that will cover all the different components of grant writing. Alice is responsible for
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Tee

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
ALL DAY Halloween Make and Take Crafts
Elk Valley Branch Library

Make and take Halloween crafts you can make in just a few minutes right here at the library. Make sure to drop by each day to see what we’re making
5:30-7:30 PM Sissonville Community Halloween Party
Sissonville Branch Library

It's that time of year again for our Community Halloween Party! All ages are welcome for this wonderful event. Children and adults are encouraged to c
10:00 AM Baby & Me Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards st
1:30 PM Adult Crafternoon: Lace Picture Frame
Elk Valley Branch Library

Enjoy an afternoon of relaxation, crafts and friends. Adults are invited to learn how to make a lace and burlap picture frame. All materials will be p
3:45 PM Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Bring a friend and challenge them to a Wii or board game.

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ALL DAY Halloween Make and Take Crafts
Elk Valley Branch Library

Make and take Halloween crafts you can make in just a few minutes right here at the library. Make sure to drop by each day to see what we’re making
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
3:30 - 4:45 PM Game On!
Sissonville Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Teens & tweens are invited to meet up at the library for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program e
10:30 AM Knit a Bit
St. Albans Branch Library

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
10:30 AM Teeny Tiny Trick or Treat
St. Albans Branch Library

Create a creepy craft, enjoy a ghastly game and if you dare, savor a spooky snack! Costumes are optional, but we hope you will join us in a trick or t
10:30 AM Littles' Fun Time: Costume Party
Elk Valley Branch Library

Bring your young children to the Elk Valley Branch Library for some fun! Let’s get in the Halloween spirit with a costume party for the younger kid
10:35 AM Playgroup at the Library
Main Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age gr
11:00 AM Playgroup @ the Library
Cross Lanes Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this a
11:30 AM Mall Book Group
Charleston Town Center, Main Library

Join us at the Charleston Town Center Panera Bread® on the last Wednesday of every month, 11:30 a.m. to discuss a different book. Copies of the book

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ALL MONTH Monster I-Spy
Main Library

Get ready for Halloween by participating in our Monster I-Spy! Search the Children's Department for pictures of not-so-scary monsters. Once you've fou
ALL DAY Halloween Make and Take Crafts
Elk Valley Branch Library

Make and take Halloween crafts you can make in just a few minutes right here at the library. Make sure to drop by each day to see what we’re making
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
6:00 PM Brick Builders
Riverside Public Library

A large assortment of plastic bricks will be available for patrons to make their own design. Work alone or in groups to build one of our models.

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