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2:00 PM Do It Yourself: Light Up Halloween Town
Main Library

Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. A

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6:00 PM Hand Quilting Basics
Riverside Public Library

Come learn to sew the traditional way. We will learn how to thread a needle, count stitches, and much more.
6:00 PM Healthy Ramen Hacks
St. Albans Branch Library

Teens, give your ramen noodles a delicious makeover! This class will teach you how to transform ramen noodles into a healthy meal. Supplies are limite

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6:00 PM TO 7:30 PM The Dark Visitor: Conversations about Death and Dying
Main Library

Martha Spalding Mozingo will facilitate this five-part series. Martha has an MA degree in Counseling and is a member of Mensa. Discussions will follow
10:00 AM Baby & Me
Main Library

Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins September 19.
4:00 P.M Game On
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Quick! Grab a friend and get in the game. Meet Keith at the library after school for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want to miss this
6:00 PM Family Night: Spooky Science
Sissonville Branch Library

October is Halloween month, so let's start it off right with a spooky science night! Come join us for an evening filled with all sorts of scary and ha
6:00 PM Photo Frames Revamped
Elk Valley Branch Library

Create a work of art that is both functional and decorative. Using an old picture frame and a few simple items, you will have a one-of-a-kind frame t

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10:00 AM Tiny Tots
Main Library

Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
10:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Elk Valley 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
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 Born to Read
St. Albans Branch Library

Storytime programs for our youngest patrons. Birth-36 months and caregiver.
11:00 AM Born to Read
Sissonville Branch Library

A Storytime program for our youngest patrons. Birth - 36 months & caregiver.
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 adults and children to play and interact under caregivers' super
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

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6:30-7:30 pm Meet the Author: S. D. Thomas
Cross Lanes Branch Library

S.D. Thomas lives in Cross Lanes and has written her first book "Anticipation" which is a young adult Christian romance. You can find out more about t
11:00 AM 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
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
2:45 PM Playgroup
Dunbar Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Immediately following storytime, adults are invited to socialize with other families
3:00 PM Coast to Coast: Contemporary American Writers Reading and Discussion Group
Main Library

This book discussion series focuses on some new voices in contemporary American literature. This month's selection is "Before Everything" by Victoria
3:30 PM Slinky Painting
Main Library

Who says you need brushes to make a stunning painting?! Learn how to swap out your brush for a slinky to create a unique painting. Teens only.
6:00 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 Family Movie Night
Riverside Public Library

Come watch a newly released movie. Free refreshments will be available.
6:00 PM Full STEM Ahead: Sloppy Slime
Elk Valley Branch Library

Who says learning has to be boring? You'll find out it's NOT boring when you join us for some STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fun.

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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Beginning Beekeeping
Elk Valley Branch Library

Have you always wanted to learn about keeping honeybees? Now is your chance! In this class you will learn the basics of beekeeping from instructor La
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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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Beginning Beekeeping
Elk Valley Branch Library

Have you always wanted to learn about keeping honeybees? Now is your chance! In this class you will learn the basics of beekeeping from instructor La

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana
ALL DAY Closing
Nitro Public Library

Closed in observance of Columbus Day.
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your projects at the library. Bring your own supplies and projects. Call the library for more information. For

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana
10:00 AM Baby & Me
Main Library

Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins September 26.
1:00 PM Open Doors Movie
St. Albans Branch Library

Bring a bag lunch and enjoy a feature film. Call the St. Albans Library (304-722-4244) for details.
4:00 P.M Unleash Your Story
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Are you a poet? Do you write fanfic? Do you have a story that's yearning to be told? Unleash your story this Teen Read Week.
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
7:00 PM Do It Yourself: Black & White Painted Pumpkins
Dunbar Branch Library

Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. A

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana
10:00 AM Tiny Tots
Main Library

Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
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 Jump into Storytime
Elk Valley 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
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
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 Books 'n' More
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime for preschoolers and caregiver.
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 adults and children to play and interact under caregivers' super
11:30 AM Homeschool Day
Riverside Public Library

Learn about research tools and resources. Activities for the whole family.
3:00 PM Hallotween
Nitro Public Library

Come color a scary picture while watching a creepy/ scary movie. Registration required. Registration opens September 27.

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana
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

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
3:30 PM Roast Club
Main Library

Teens are invited to do their best MSTK3 impressions for this monthly event! Join us to watch and roast a cheesy movie or TV show. Our October feature
4:00 PM Teen Book Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

What are you reading? Meet Keith at the library and let's talk about it. Refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman
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. There will be a d
6:00 PM Brick Building
Riverside Public Library

Using plastic bricks, children can design their own landscapes or use a set available at the library.

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana
11:00 a.m. Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

On October 13th, the CL Book Group will be discussing "Everything, Everything" by Nicola Yoon. Ms. Yoon will be a featured speaker at the West Virgi
12:00 PM Do It Yourself: Light Up Halloween Town
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. A
2:00 p.m. Early Dismissal Day Movie
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Come and watch a movie for Early Dismissal Day! Free popcorn and refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Clu
2:00 PM Early Out Matinee Movie
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us to watch a family friendly movie on the library's big screen. Will we watch a new film or an old family favorite? Call the library (304-965-

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ALL WEEK Teen Read Week Photo Challenge
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kana

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ALL DAY Dictionary Day Spelling Challenge
Elk Valley Branch Library

In honor of Dictionary Day, we're going to test your spelling prowess. Stop in anytime through the day to see how your spelling skills measure up!
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM The Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions Discussion 2017
Main Library

Join us the third Monday of each month through December for the Foreign Policy Association’s Great Decisions Discussion. This national program is de
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
10:30 AM Crime Scene Science
Sissonville Branch Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r
1:00 PM Golden Years
Sissonville Branch Library

Fun filled afternoon for Seniors with games, crafts, and refreshments.
3:00 PM Crime Scene Science
Dunbar Branch Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r
6:00 PM Do It Yourself: Black & White Painted Pumpkins
Riverside Public Library

Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. A
6:00 PM Crime Scene Science
St. Albans Branch Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r

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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
10:00 AM Baby & Me
Main Library

Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
10:30 AM Books 'n' More
Riverside Public Library

Storytime program for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years.
10:30 AM Crime Scene Science
Riverside Public Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins October 3.
12:00 PM Elk Valley Book Group
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join Book Group members for a discussion of "At the Edge of the Orchard" by Tracy Chevalier. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the c
3:00 PM PALS Book Club
Dunbar Branch Library

This book club was formed especially for seniors by Highmark PALS (People Able to Lend Support) in order to bring older adults together for a literary
3:45 PM Crime Scene Science
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r
5:30 PM Sissonville Movie Night: Goosebumps
Sissonville Branch Library

Come join us as we watch a movie at the library! We will be watching the Goosebumps movie. Popcorn will be provided. Registration for this event opens
6:00 PM Teen Octoberfest!
Elk Valley Branch Library

Teens are invited to celebrate fall with crafts, games and food. We will decorate Day of the Dead skulls, play some fun games and enjoys snacks. Bri
6:30 PM Crime Scene Science
Main Library

Solve a mystery with science in Crime Scene Science! Children in grades K-8 put on their thinking caps and solve The Great Cat Caper through logic, r

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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
10:00 AM Tiny Tots
Main Library

Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
10:30 AM Books 'n' More
St. Albans Branch Library

Storytime programs for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years and caregiver
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

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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
6:30 - 7:30 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
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! Limited to 15 toddler
11:00 AM 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
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
2:45 PM Playgroup
Dunbar Branch Library

All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Immediately following storytime, adults are invited to socialize with other families
3:30 PM Anime Afternoon
Main Library

For October's Anime Afternoon, teens are invited to watch episodes of "Ghost Stories" (TV-14) and enjoy snacks provided by The Friends of The Library.
4:00 PM Teen Book Club
Sissonville Branch Library

If you love reading and enjoy talking about your favorite books, come join us! This group will meet once a month to discuss a new book that the group
4:00 PM Pumpkin Carving with Sarah and Sasha Norman
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Scott “Stormin" Norman calls himself “The Picasso” of pumpkin carving and his skills have gotten him on national television and sporting events.
6:00 PM Fall Napkin Rings
Nitro Public Library

We will create a unique fall napkin ring to use as decoration at your Thanksgiving meal. Registration required. Registration opens October 5.
6:00 PM Teens: Halloween Party
Sissonville Branch Library

Halloween time is here, so come join us for a horror-filled party! Dress in your best Halloween costume and join us for one ghoulish event. Registrati
6:00 PM Family Fun Night: Ghost Stories and Blanket Forts
Elk Valley Branch Library

Snuggle in for some ghost stories told in blanket forts! With the help of library staff and other adults, kids will build blanket forts. After the f
6:00 PM Camping Fun
Riverside Public Library

Bring the fun of camping into the library. Play games, make crafts, and participate in fun camping activities.

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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
3:00-4:00 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
4:00 PM Pumpkin Carving with Sarah and Sasha Norman
St. Albans Branch Library

Scott “Stormin" Norman calls himself “The Picasso” of pumpkin carving and his skills have gotten him on national television and sporting events.

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11:00 AM Wonder Women at Work: STEM Career Day @ KCPL
Main Library

Grab your hard hats and join Misty Mayville, Job Developer/Program Coordinator, Kanawha Valley for West Virginia Women Work. Misty shares information
2:00 PM Pumpkin Carving Extravaganza!
Main Library

Watch “Professor of Pumkinology” Scott “Stormin’ Norman as he demonstrates his pumpkin carving skills in this performance on the Library Plaza

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w
10:30 AM Teen Time
Riverside Public Library

Teens can make a friendship bracelet to give to a special friend.
6:00PM 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 Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your projects at the library. Bring your own supplies and projects. Call the library for more information. For
6:00 PM Pumpkin Family Fun Night
Nitro Public Library

Who doesn’t love fun times with family? And at your local library, no less! Each Family Fun session will offer a fun way to relax with family. This

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w
10:00 AM Baby & Me
Main Library

Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins October 10.
3:30 PM Teen Book Club
Main Library

Join us in the Teen Zone on October 24 to discuss "Noggin" by John Corey Whaley. Interested teens may request the title at the Zone4 circulation desk
4:00 P.M Anti-Bullying Take A Stand
Cross Lanes Branch Library

October is National Anti-Bullying Month. Bullying makes us feel sad, insecure and can lead to depression. Join us in creating poster art to show our s
5:30 PM Clendenin Library Halloween Party
Elk Valley Branch Library

Its Halloween fun for the whole family with games, crafts, snacks to make and more! Come as you are or dressed in your costume. The party will be h
6:00 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 can come dressed in
6:00 PM Girl's Night Out: Book Discussion Group
St. Albans Branch Library

What’s as interesting as reading a good book? Talking about it with others, of course. Join our monthly book group to have fun, make friends, stimul

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w
10:00 AM Tiny Tots
Main Library

Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
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 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 I Made It Myself!
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us for some crafty, hands-on fun for our younger patrons. Come dressed to make a mess!
10:30 AM Born to Read
Riverside Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver.
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 @ the Library
Riverside Public 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
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 AM to discuss a different book. For October's meeting,
4:00 PM Face Painting with Jessica King
St. Albans Branch Library

Do you ever daydream about being a princess or a frog? What if you could be a dinosaur for a day? Bring your imagination to the library and face paint

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM Ready*Set*Glow!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Have some fluorescence fun at the library. Activities, music and snacks that glow in the dark. Come dressed in neon or white for the brightest glow fr
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

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
6:00 PM Family Movie Night
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Movies will be shown for the whole family to enjoy together! Popcorn and pop provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Club o
6:00 PM Pumpkin Decorating
Riverside Public Library

Learn fun ways to decorate your pumpkin for the holiday. One pumpkin per family and all supplies will be provided.

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w
10:00 am WV Book Festival Writing Workshop, Starts and Stops: Building a Story from Beginning to End
Charleston Civic Center

This workshop, led by West Virginia author Eliot Parker, will discuss the ingredients needed for story beginnings and endings, while discussing techni
1:00 p.m. WV Book Festival Writing Workshop, Romance Writing in West Virginia
Charleston Civic Center

In this panel discussion, three romance writers with West Virginia ties will talk about the path they took to become published authors. Participants w

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w

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ALL DAY Fine Free Week October 23-29
Cross Lanes Branch Library, Dunbar Branch Library, Elk Valley Branch Library, Glasgow Branch Library, Main Library, Marmet Branch Library, Mobile Library, Nitro Public Library, Riverside Public Library, Sissonville Branch Library, St. Albans Branch Library

All KCPL locations will observe Fine Free Week, October 23-29. During this time, patrons may return overdue items to any KCPL location, and no fines w

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3:30 PM Teen Halloween Party
Main Library

Teens, ages 12-18, are invited to don their spookiest costume and join us in the Teen Zone for a Halloween Party. There will be snacks, pumpkin painti

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10:00 AM Baby & Me
Main Library

Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins October 17.

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