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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
11:00 AM Take Your Child to the Library Day
Clendenin Branch Library

It's time for the family to visit the library together! Tour the library while doing a scavenger hunt, hear stories with puppets, make crafts and sna

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
2:00 PM-3:30 PM Sunday Jams: Stratus
Main Library

Our long running family music series is back by popular demand! People of all ages are invited to hear live music performed in a relaxed setting. Our
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found

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5:30-7:30 P.M. Eating Smart, Being Active
Riverside Public Library

Please join April Simpson with The Family Nutrition Program at WVU Extension in a FREE weekly class-every Monday-on nutrition and exercise titled Eati
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night
Dunbar Branch Library

Family Fun Night is an evening of stories and crafts. The craft will be appreciation cards for family and friends. We will read stories of friendship
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 Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL DAY Magical Beasts: I Spy
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you have what it takes to find the escaped Magical Beasts? Game sheets can be found at the circulation desk. Limit one prize per person.
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
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins January 22.
12:00 PM Clendenin Library Book Group
Clendenin Branch Library

Join our Book Group for a discussion of "With Love Wherever You Are" by Dandi Daley Mackall. Bring a bag lunch if you want; we'll provide drinks and s
5:30 PM Family Movie Night
Sissonville Branch Library

Come join us for a family-friendly movie and popcorn!
6:00 PM Genealogy for Beginners
St. Albans Branch Library

Genealogy has become one of the most popular hobbies in the world. Have you ever thought, "I'd like to know more about my family history, but I don't
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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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL DAY Magical Beasts: I Spy
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you have what it takes to find the escaped Magical Beasts? Game sheets can be found at the circulation desk. Limit one prize per person.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
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 Born to Read
St. Albans Branch Library

Storytime programs for our youngest patrons. Birth-36 months 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
11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
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
1:15 PM Lady D Presents: Bessie Smith
Riverside Public Library

The late blues singer Bessie Smith began performing professionally in 1912 and by the 1920s was a headliner on the Theatre Owners Booking Association
3:30 PM Teens: Roast Club
Main Library

Teens are invited to do their best MST3K impressions for this monthly event! Join us to watch and roast a cheesy movie or TV show. Refreshments provid

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ALL DAY Magical Beasts: I Spy
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you have what it takes to find the escaped Magical Beasts? Game sheets can be found at the circulation desk. Limit one prize per person.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
3:30 PM and 6:00 PM Harry Potter Book Night
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Still waiting for that Hogwarts acceptance letter? Apply at the Cross Lanes Branch Library and take one of our OWL approved classes! Classes such as D
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Harry Potter Book Night
Sissonville Branch Library

Join us for a magical evening of fun as we celebrate Harry Potter Book Night! There will be activities for all ages and free Wizard-catures provided b
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
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
3:00 PM Around the World Literary Journey Reading and Discussion Group
Main Library

This book discussion group features nine works from a global array of established authors whose geographical settings range from Australia to the Gree
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 Harry Potter Book Night
Main Library

Join us for a magical evening of fun as we celebrate Harry Potter Book Night! Refreshments will be available, and there will be activities on each flo
6:00 PM Family Fun: Harry Potter Book Night
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us for a magical evening of fun as we celebrate Harry Potter Book Night! Start the evening by getting sorted into a house at Hogwarts. Spend the
6:00 P.M. Harry Potter Book Night
Riverside Public Library

Join us for a magical evening of fun as we celebrate Harry Potter Book Night! Activities for all ages. Refreshments will be available.
6:00 PM Family Dinner Book Club
Clendenin Branch Library

Do you want your family dinner time to be more satisfying? Join the club! The Clendenin Branch Library will be hosting the Family Dinner Book Club, a
6:00 PM Harry Potter Book Night
St. Albans Branch Library

Join us for a magical evening of fun as we celebrate Harry Potter Book Night! Activities for all ages. Light refreshments provided by the St. Albans B

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL DAY Magical Beasts: I Spy
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you have what it takes to find the escaped Magical Beasts? Game sheets can be found at the circulation desk. Limit one prize per person.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
11:00 AM Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join the Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group to discuss "When the English Fall" by David Williams. The book is available four weeks before our meeting a

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL DAY Magical Beasts: I Spy
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you have what it takes to find the escaped Magical Beasts? Game sheets can be found at the circulation desk. Limit one prize per person.
2:00 PM Outlier: The Story of Katherine Johnson
Main Library

“Outlier: The Story of Katherine Johnson,” an hour-long documentary produced by MotionMasters, focuses on the young woman from West Virginia who g

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2:00 PM-3:30 PM Sunday Jams: Jonathan Tucker & Mark Scarpelli, "Josh Groban & Classic Rock"
Main Library

Our long running family music series returns! People of all ages are invited to hear live music performed in a relaxed setting. Jonathan Tucker & Mark
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January

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5:30-7:30 P.M. Eating Smart, Being Active
Riverside Public Library

Please join April Simpson with The Family Nutrition Program at WVU Extension in a FREE weekly-every Monday-on nutrition and exercise titled Eating Sma
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
6:00 P.M. Book Lovers Unite: a book discussion group
Riverside Public Library

Join the new book group that meets at the Riverside Public Library! The group will meet on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. The discussion
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 p.m. Let's Sew!
Dunbar Branch Library

Get to know your sewing machine. Did you get a sewing machine for Christmas? Do you have a sewing machine that has been sitting around for years? C
6:30 PM Outlier: The Story of Katherine Johnson
Main Library

“Outlier: The Story of Katherine Johnson,” an hour-long documentary produced by MotionMasters, focuses on the young woman from West Virginia who g

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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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 A.M. Books 'N' More
Riverside Public Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
10:30 AM BORN TO READ
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins January 29.
6:00 PM Teen Time: Chocolate Olympics
Clendenin Branch Library

Join in the games of chocolate! Whether racing against others or the clock, you’ll have a yummy time. See if you have what it takes to win an award

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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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 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.
10:30 A.M. Homeschool Day
Riverside Public Library

Learn about research tools and resources. Activities for the whole family.
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
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
11:00 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
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
4:30 PM Teen Book Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

What are you reading? Meet up at the library and let's talk about it. Refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Women's

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL DAY Make and Take Valentine Crafts
St. Albans Branch Library

Families are invited to visit the library and create a special Valentine card or keepsake. Family.
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
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
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 Teen Craft: Circuit Valentine's Day Cards
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Light up your Valentine's Day this year with this circuit Valentine's Day card craft! Use copper tape and LED lights to create your own dazzling cards
5:30 PM Family Fun: Valentine's Day Cookie Pops
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come and join us at the library for Valentine's Day and make flower bouquets out of chocolate sandwich cookies for someone special. All materials prov
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 P.M. 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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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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

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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
11:00 AM Valentine cookie houses: Family STEM Program
Main Library

Give those close to you a sweet treat for Valentine's Day with a homemade valentine cookie house. We supply all the ingredients. Bring your creativity

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2:00 PM-3:30 PM Sunday Jams: The Bob Thompson Trio
Main Library

Our long running family music series is back by popular demand! People of all ages are invited to hear live music performed in a relaxed setting. Tod
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January

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ALL WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
5:30-7:30 P.M. Eating Smart, Being Active
Riverside Public Library

Please join April Simpson with The Family Nutrition Program at WVU Extension in a FREE weekly class-every Monday-on nutrition and exercise titled Eati
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 Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL DAY Closing
Nitro Public Library

Library will be closed in observance of President's Day.
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
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

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ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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 WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
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
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins February 5.
12:00 PM Elk Valley Book Group Canceled
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join Book Group members for a discussion of "Before We Were Yours" by Lisa Wingate. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulatio
3:30 PM Teen Tuesday: Game On!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Grab a friend and get in the game! Meet up at the library after school for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want to miss this event. Re
6:00 PM Lantern Festival
Sissonville Branch Library

Come celebrate the Lantern Festival in style! We will craft lanterns, make candy sushi, play games, and enjoy other crafts. Registration opens on Jan.
6:00 PM Teen Cupcake Wars
Elk Valley Branch Library

Teens, put your cupcake decorating skills to the test! Contenders will use provided supplies to craft artistic cupcake creations for themed challenges

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
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 WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
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 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
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
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Teen Valentine Party
Sissonville Branch Library

Teens are invited to a Valentine's Day Party at the Sissonville Branch Library. Enjoy some snacks, play games based on your favorite rom-coms, and mak
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 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
1:15 PM Books 'N' More
Main Library

Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
3:30 PM Teens: Anime Afternoon
Main Library

Join us in the Teen Zone for an afternoon of anime, crafts, and snacks! This is a teens-only event. Refreshments provided by The Friends of The Libr
6:00 PM Easy Sun-catchers
Nitro Public Library

Make your own easy sun catchers with coloring pages. Ages 13 and up. Registration required. Registration begins February 7.
6:00 PM PJ Party!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Wear your jammies and cozy up to a good book at this special evening storytime!
6:00 P.M. Family Fun Night
Riverside Public Library

Stories, crafts, activities and games. Fun for the whole family.
6:00 PM Lady D Presents: Bessie Smith
Dunbar Branch Library

The late blues singer Bessie Smith began performing professionally in 1912 and by the 1920s was a headliner on the Theatre Owners Booking Association

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ALL WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
1:00 - 5:30 PM Used Book Sale
St. Albans Branch Library

The St. Albans Advisory Board is sponsoring a Used Book Sale on Friday, February 22 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 23, from 10 a.m.
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 Homeschool Afternoon
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come join us for an introductory homeschool program. Tour the library and then learn how to get the most out of our website. We will also have a guest

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ALL WEEK National Engineers Week
Main Library

Stop by the Children's Department to build, create, and test a variety of hands on engineering projects.
10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Used Book Sale
St. Albans Branch Library

The St. Albans Advisory Board is sponsoring a Used Book Sale on Friday, February 22 from 2:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 23, from 10:00 a
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 Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
11:00 AM Vision Board Workshop
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Did you make resolutions for 2019 but could use a little inspiration to keep you motivated as you work toward your dreams? Join us as we make a vision

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
2:00 PM-3:30 PM Sunday Jams: West Virginia Youth Symphony Chamber Ensembles
Main Library

Our long running family music series returns! People of all ages are invited to hear live music performed by student musicians in a relaxed setting. T

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
5:30-7:30 P.M. Eating Smart, Being Active
Riverside Public Library

Please join April Simpson with The Family Nutrition Program at WVU Extension in a FREE weekly class-every Monday-on nutrition and exercise titled Eati
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
6:00 PM Caterpillar Family Fun Night
Nitro Public Library

Family Fun Night is an evening of stories and crafts. Families are invited to come socialize and create. Registration required. Registration begins F
6:00 PM The Lively Limerick: A Workshop
Main Library

A limerick is a type of nonsense poetry made famous by British poet Edward Lear. Though the poem's connection with the city of Limerick, Ireland is ob
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 Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
ALL MONTH Black History Month I-Spy
Main Library

Search the Children's Department for images of lesser known African Americans, and learn what they're famous for while you're at it! Once you've found
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 A.M. Born to Read
Riverside Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-36 months with caregiver.
10:30 AM BORN TO READ
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins February 12.
11:00 A.M. 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
1:30 PM Adult Crafternoon: Sun Catchers
Elk Valley Branch Library

Winter got you down? Brighten up your home with a handmade sun catcher. Use wire and beads to make a unique piece. Get creative and have some fun.
6:00 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Create a unique work of art with this trendy abstract painting technique. All the supplies for this quick and customizable craft will be provided. Jus
6:00 PM Family Fun: Bird Feeders
Clendenin Branch Library

It's National Bird Feeding Month! Learn how your family can help wild birds in your area. Work as a family or alone to make a simple bird feeder for y

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ALL MONTH Winter Reading 2019
Clendenin Branch Library, 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

Help us reach our checkout goals by adding a snowflake to the wall at your local KCPL location each time you check out reading materials in January
All Day Closed for Staff Development Day
Clendenin 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 be closed all day for staff development training.
11:30 AM Mall Book Group
Charleston Town Center, Main Library

Join us for a special discussion this month as we get ready to celebrate Celtic Calling weekend the first weekend in March. We will discuss “The Gi

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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.
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
6:00 PM Craft and a Movie
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Create a quick craft before enjoying a family friendly movie. Popcorn and pop provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board. Call the library at
6:00 P.M. Art in the Library
Riverside Public Library

Children will use pasta to create a two dimensional picture.

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