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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Clendenin Branch Library's One Year Celebration
Clendenin Branch Library

We made it! Come celebrate with the Clendenin Branch Library on its One Year Anniversary of reopening after the flood. See the changes and growth thr
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Summer Library Blast-Off!
Main Library

In preparation for this summer's theme, "A Universe of Stories!," join us at the library for a fun day of activities, crafts, and refreshments! Learn
ALL MONTH A Universe of Stories: Summer Library Club
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

Sign up for the 2019 Kanawha County Public Library Summer Library Club: A Universe of Stories!

From June 1 to July 31, all ages can earn po

ALL DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Blast off!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Blast off on a cosmic adventure as we celebrate the beginning of Summer Library Club: A Universe of Stories and KCPL's 110th birthday. Get signed up f
11:00 AM Blast off to Summer Library Club!
St. Albans Branch Library

Get your summer off to a good start by joining us for activities and light refreshments. Have your caricature done by local artist JR Earls. Register

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ALL DAY Happy Birthday Kanawha County Public Library!
Elk Valley Branch Library

Stop by the library today to celebrate the 110th Birthday of the Kanawha County Public Library! View the "Through the Years" display. Enjoy light ref
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Happy Birthday, KCPL!
Main Library

KCPL is 110 years old today! Stop in from 1 pm to 3 pm today to enjoy birthday treats provided by The Friends of the Library. Register to win door p
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Summer Library Club Kick-Off: Have a Blast at the library!
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come join us at the library for our Summer Library Club Kick-Off. The theme this summer is "A Universe of Stories." Start off summer at the library!
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Summer Library Club Kick-Off
Sissonville Branch Library

Help us kick off Summer Library Club and celebrate Kanawha County Public Library's 110th birthday! Enjoy some sweet treats, sign up for Summer Library
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Summer Library Club Kick-Off
Riverside Public Library

Help us kick off Summer Library Club and celebrate Kanawha County Public Library's 110th birthday! Enjoy treats provided by The Friends of 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 p.m. Happy Birthday, KCPL!
Dunbar Branch Library

Come and celebrate Kanawha County Public Library's 110th birthday party! We will have light refreshments of cake and chips provided by the Friends of
6:00 PM Happy Birthday, KCPL!
St. Albans Branch Library

Join us for a celebration in honor of the 110th birthday of Kanawha County Public Library! Refreshments and entertainment sponsored by the Friends of
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night: Summer Library Club Kick-Off
Dunbar Branch Library

Come and sign up for summer reading. Learn about upcoming programs. We will have space themed crafts and games. The Summer Library Club Kick-Off par

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10:00 AM - Noon HAPPY BIRTHDAY, KCPL!
Coonskin Park, Mobile Library

Help us kick-off Summer Library Club and celebrate Kanawha County Public Library's 110th birthday. Enjoy birthday treats provided by The Friends of t
ALL DAY Happy Birthday, KCPL!
Clendenin Branch Library

Kanawha County Public Library is 110 years old! Stop by anytime today to sign the big birthday card, play I Spy a Birthday and share your best memori
10:00 AM - Noon Crafts in the park
Mobile Library

Visit the Mobile Library at Coonskin Park (playground area) and check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to tak
4:00 PM-5:30 PM It's Storytime!
Main Library

Help us celebrate the beginning of our Summer Library Club with this special drop-in storytime! We'll explore a Universe of Stories, enjoy crafts and
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Summer Library Club Kick-Off
Clendenin Branch Library

It's time for the "Summer Library Club: A Universe of Stories!" Come see all the fun the library has in store for you this summer! Play games, make
ALL DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
ALL DAY Pizza Fundraiser
Sissonville Branch Library

Mention the library when you order from the Sissonville Husson's on April 2, May 7, and June 4 and they will donate 25% of your purchase cost to the l
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Cross Lanes Crochet Club
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join us in the meeting room at the Cross Lanes Branch Library for a weekly gathering to work on your latest project and enjoy the company of other yar
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 May 21.
10:30 AM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Dunbar Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
12:00 PM Clendenin Library Book Group
Clendenin Branch Library

Join our Book Group for a discussion of "The Blessings of the Animals" by Katrina Kittle. Bring a bag lunch if you want; we'll provide drinks and snac
2:00 PM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
6:00 PM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
St. Albans Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
6:00 PM Summer Library Card Signup
Dunbar Branch Library

Get a head start on summer reading by signing up for a library card! We will have crafts and refreshments, and the Chick-fil-A® mascot will be here t
6:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Elk Valley Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
6:00 PM Fired Ink Art
Sissonville Branch Library

Create a gorgeous piece of artwork using ink, rubbing alcohol, and fire. For safety reasons, this is an adults-only workshop. Registration is required

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ALL DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
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 Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Sissonville Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
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 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.
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 Water: The Source of Life
Nitro Public Library

We will discuss different ways that we use water, the availability of fresh water on earth, the impact of watersheds on our state and our country, and
2:00 PM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Clendenin Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
6:00 PM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Elk Valley Branch Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th

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ALL DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
10:30 AM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Marmet Community Center

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
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

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
2:00 PM Dakota and Friends Crypto Show
Main Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
4:00 PM Galaxy in a jar
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Capture the galaxy in a jar at this creative arts and crafts program. Registration begins June 1 and is required.
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 Family Movie Night
Riverside Public Library

Come watch a newly-released movie. Free refreshments will be available.
6:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Sissonville Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens

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ALL DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
1:00 PM DAKOTA AND FRIENDS CRYPTO SHOW
Nitro Public Library

Dino Ed is back with a new fun and interactive show! We will talk about animals that once were cryptids, but are now accepted, along with creatures th
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 DAY I Spy: Summer Library Club!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Ready for a peek at the Summer Library Club programs offered at Cross Lanes this summer? Search the children's area for pictures of the presenters of
12:00 PM Creative Journaling and Planning Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Do you enjoy using a journal or planner to stay organized and document your life? Not journaling yet but want to get ideas for how to start? Join us f
2:00 PM Seed Bombs
Main Library

Seed bombs are a fun and easy way to garden, and a great gift for your garden-loving family or friends. Choose from different wildflower seeds to spre

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2:00 - 4:00 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 to m
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
10:30 AM Morning Movie at the Library
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us to watch a family friendly movie on the library's big screen. Call the library (304-965-3636) to find out what will be showing.
10:30 AM Morning Movie at the Library
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us to watch a family friendly movie on the library's big screen. Call the library (304-965-3636) to find out what will be showing.
10:30 AM Out of this World Magic Show
Main Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
2:00 PM Out of this World Magic Show
St. Albans Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
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 Out of this World Magic Show
Dunbar Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
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 "Before I Go to Sleep" by S.J. Watson. Copies are available fo
11:00-11:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.

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10:00 AM - Noon Crafts in the park
Mobile Library

Visit the Mobile Library at Coonskin Park (playground area) and checkout some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to take
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Cross Lanes Crochet Club
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join us in the meeting room at the Cross Lanes Branch Library for a weekly gathering to work on your latest project and enjoy the company of other yar
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 Out of this World Magic Show
Clendenin Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
11:00 AM Movie Matinee
Nitro Public Library

Join us for a movie and popcorn, Call the library for movie title. Registration required. Registration opens May 28.
2:00 PM Out of this World Magic Show
Elk Valley Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
3:00 PM Teens: Galactic Glitter Bottles
Clendenin Branch Library

Do you love anything to do with space? Do you love glitter? Combine the two and you have a fascinating work of art to keep you calm all summer. For m
5:30 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
St. Albans Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
6:00 PM Out of this World Magic Show
Sissonville Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
6:00 PM Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
Elk Valley Branch Library

The ultimate gaming experience returns to your library! WV Mobile Gaming will be at your local library with their state of the art gaming theater. The
6:00 PM Watercolor Constellation Art
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Use watercolor paints to create a custom constellation art print. All materials provided. Registration is limited and opens on May 28.

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2:00 - 4:00 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 to m
11:30 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 Out of this World Magic Show
Riverside Public Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
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 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 Cereal Box Pop Art
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Michael Albert, pop artist and author of "An Artist’s America," will show us how to find the artistic value in simple recyclable materials. Children
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.
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
11:30 AM Brown Bag Lunch Concert - KCPL Birthday Party
Main Library

Join us for a lunchtime treat of live music and a celebration of KCPL's 110th birthday with cake on the Main Library plaza.
1:30 PM Teen Galactic Movie and Doughnuts
Nitro Public Library

Calling all teens! Enjoy a galactic movie while munching on a galactic doughnut! Registration required. Registration opens May 29.
2:00 PM Cereal Box Pop Art
Dunbar Branch Library

Michael Albert, pop artist and author of "An Artist’s America," will show us how to find the artistic value in simple recyclable materials. Children
2:00 PM Grant Foundation Panel
Main Library

Would you like to strengthen your grant application to help your organization achieve more funding potential? Are you unsure of what steps you should
3:00 PM Out of this World Magic Show
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Rocket to the library, where Roger Wayne will be presenting his "Out of this World Magic Show!" Featured will be Harry the Magic Bunny, Super Chicken
3:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Clendenin Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
11:00-11:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.

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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Make and Take Galaxy Crafts
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Drop in and create out of this world crafts to take home with 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
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 Playgroup at 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
1:00 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
4:00 PM Galaxy Marshmallow Pops
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Have fun creating your own galaxy inspired marshmallow pops!
5:30 PM Father's Day Craft
St. Albans Branch Library

Stop by the library and make a craft for Dad's special day! Family.
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 Summer Family Fun: To the Moon
Elk Valley Branch Library

Families are invited to join us at the library to learn more about the moon. Is the moon really made of cheese? Why would a cow jump over the moon?
6:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Main Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
6:00 PM String Art: Shooting Star
Nitro Public Library

When you wish upon a shooting star they say your wish comes true! Come create a string art shooting star to wish upon. Please bring your own small ha
6:00 PM Space Rockets
Riverside Public Library

Learn fun facts about space rockets and design and paint your own space rocket using simple materials.

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11:00 AM Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join the Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group to discuss "Before We Were Yours" by Lisa Wingate. The book is available four weeks before our meeting and

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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Apollo Moon Landing: Family STEM Program
Main Library

Your challenge is to build and test a spacecraft allowing your astronauts to land safely on the moon. Our monthly program provides hands on science,
11:00 AM Movie Matinee
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join us to watch a family friendly movie on the library's big screen. Popcorn and pop provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board. Call the lib
1:00 PM CPR Training
Sissonville Branch Library

Learn CPR from an authorized American Heart Association instructor during this workshop. The workshop is free to attend and participate in, optional c

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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
6:00 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 DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
1:00 PM Golden Years
Sissonville Branch Library

Fun-filled afternoon for seniors with games, crafts, and refreshments.
2:00 PM Family Drumming Fun
Main Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for an afternoon of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registrati
6:00 PM Family Drumming Fun
Riverside Public Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for an evening of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registration
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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10:00 AM - Noon Crafts in the park
Mobile Library

Visit the Mobile Library at Coonskin Park (playground area) and check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to tak
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
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Cross Lanes Crochet Club
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join us in the meeting room at the Cross Lanes Branch Library for a weekly gathering to work on your latest project and enjoy the company of other yar
ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
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 The Star of Our World (STEM)
Sissonville Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho
10:30 AM Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins June 4.
10:30 AM Family Drumming Fun
St. Albans Branch Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for a morning of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registration
12:00 PM Elk Valley Book Group
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join Book Group members for a discussion of "Little Fires Everywhere" by Celeste Ng. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulati
1:00 PM Family Drumming Fun
Dunbar Branch Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for an afternoon of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registrati
2:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Cross Lanes Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
2:00 PM The Star of Our World (STEM)
Clendenin Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho
6:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Riverside Public Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
6:00 PM Family Drumming Fun
Sissonville Branch Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for an evening of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registration
6:00 PM The Star of Our World (STEM)
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
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
2:00-4:00 PM Summer Sing-along
Sissonville Branch Library

Come join us for a family-friendly sing-along movie and popcorn!
2:00-4:00 PM Summer Sing-along
Sissonville Branch Library

Come join us for a family-friendly sing-along movie and popcorn!
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 Family Drumming Fun
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for a morning of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registration
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 Water: The Source of Life (STEM)
Riverside Public Library

In this special presentation by the West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team (WV SPOT), learn all the ways in which we utilize freshwater and the im
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 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
2:00 PM Teens: Mixed Media Galaxy Pour
Dunbar Branch Library

This summer we are creating mixed media art involving the universe! Come join us as we use our imaginations to explore the cosmos! Registration opens
2:00 PM Family Drumming Fun
Clendenin Branch Library

Join Sheila McEntee from "Drum 'n' Fun" for an afternoon of family fun as we play percussion instruments together. No experience necessary! Registrati
2:00 PM Water: The Source of Life (STEM)
Main Library

In this special presentation by the West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team (WV SPOT), learn all the ways in which we utilize freshwater and the im

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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 DAY West Virginia Day Trivia
Clendenin Branch Library

How well do you know our state? Complete the trivia game sheet to find out and see if you can win a prize. Also enjoy browsing through West Virginia
ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
ALL DAY Closing
Nitro Public Library

The Nitro Public Library will be closed in observance of West Virginia Day.
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! Weather permitting, w
10:30 AM The Star of Our World (STEM)
Dunbar Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho
10:30 AM Discovery Play
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us for some fun, hands-on sensory activities and craft projects especially for little ones. Children from birth to 5 years of age and their favor
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

Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our
2:00 PM The Star of Our World (STEM)
St. Albans Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho
2:00 PM Mountain State Memories
St. Albans Branch Library

Celebrate West Virginia Day by creating a keepsake collage of your favorite Mountain State people, places, and things. Family.
6:00 PM Frankentoys
Sissonville Branch Library

Join us for an evening of creativity. Bring in your broken toys to turn them into something funky, crazy, and one of a kind. If you do not have any of
6:00 PM WV Rocks!
Riverside Public Library

Celebrate West Virginia Day by creating a keepsake collage of your favorite Mountain State people, places, and things. Then paint a rock to commemora
6:00 PM The Star of Our World (STEM)
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Come and enjoy West Virginia Science Public Outreach Team's (WV SPOT) presentation on space! Learn how the Sun gives us so much more than light--witho
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

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
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
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
2:00 PM Golden Years
St. Albans Branch Library

Fun-filled afternoon for seniors with games, crafts, and refreshments. Sponsored by the St. Albans Branch Library Advisory Board.

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ALL DAY I Spy Hidden Pictures: I Love Peace
St. Albans Branch Library

A very special I Spy inspired by the I Love Peace event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award. Search for the hidden pictur
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 Dunbar Summer Book Sale
Dunbar Branch Library

Used books and DVD's are offered for sale at good prices.
12:00 PM Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
Main Library

The ultimate gaming experience returns to your library! WV Mobile Gaming will be at your local library with their state of the art gaming theater. The

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2:00 - 4:00 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 to m
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
10:30 AM One Small Step...
St. Albans Branch Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
11:30 a.m. Kiwanis Corporate Regatta
Main Library

Local businesses and organizations will be competing in the fourth annual Kiwanis Corporate Regatta on the Main Library Plaza during FestivALL. Com

1:30 PM Adult Crafternoon: Outdoor Hanging Lantern
Elk Valley Branch Library

Adults are invited to make a lantern to hang from your porch or a tree in the yard. Using a knotting technique, beads and a mason jar you will create
2:00 PM One Small Step...
Dunbar Branch Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
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 Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Riverside Public Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.
6:00 PM Family Fun Night: To the Moon
Nitro Public Library

Families are invited to join us at the library to learn more about the moon. Learn some facts and trivia about the moon and then have some fun creati
6:00 PM One Small Step...
Main Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
11:00-11:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.
6:30 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
St. Albans 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

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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Cross Lanes Crochet Club
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Join us in the meeting room at the Cross Lanes Branch Library for a weekly gathering to work on your latest project and enjoy the company of other yar
10:00 AM - Noon Crafts in the park
Mobile Library

Visit the Mobile Library at Coonskin Park (playground area) and check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to tak
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 One Small Step...
Riverside Public Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
2:00 PM One Small Step...
Elk Valley Branch Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
4:00 PM Solar System Circuits
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Create your own dazzling solar system, equipped with light-up sun or planets, using circuits made from copper tape and LED lights in this fun planetar
5:00 PM It's Storytime!
Elk Valley Branch Library

Help us celebrate Summer with this special drop-in storytime! We'll explore a Universe of Stories, enjoy crafts and activities, and visit with the Chi
6:00 PM CANCELLED--One Small Step...
Clendenin Branch Library

Few events in human history have captured the imagination quite like the journey that humankind took to the moon! This play, brought to you by Bright
6:00 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
Riverside Public 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 Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Elk Valley Branch Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.
6:00 PM Ultimate Gaming Experience
Sissonville Branch Library

The ultimate gaming experience returns to your library! WV Mobile Gaming will be at your local library with their state of the art gaming theater. The

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11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Playgroup
Sissonville Branch Library

Children will have fun playing with others their own age, while adults can relax and chat.
2:00 - 4:00 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 to m
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 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 I Made it Myself
St. Albans Branch Library

Crafty fun for preschoolers. Come dressed to make a mess! Ages 3-5 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 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
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 wi
3:00 PM Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Clendenin Branch Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.
11:00-11:30 AM Jump into Storytime
Sissonville Branch Library

Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.

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ALL DAY Build and Play
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Drop in and build with our super cool building sets!
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
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
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
2:00 PM Build-a-Robot Workshop
Clendenin Branch Library

Use your imagination--and a lot of recycled items--to build a robot. Name your creation and receive a “birth certificate” for it. Display your new
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 Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
St. Albans Branch Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.
6:00 PM Camping Fun
Riverside Public Library

Enjoy all the fun of a summer campout while indoors at the library. We'll tell fun stories around the campfire, learn about the stars, make s'mores,
6:00 PM Family Fun: Space Blocks
Elk Valley Branch Library

Come join us at the library and build something out of this world! We will have many different kinds of building materials to use, including k'nex® k
6:00 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
Sissonville 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

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ALL DAY Build and Play
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Drop in and build with our super cool building sets!
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cross Lanes Book Sale and Bake Sale
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stock up on books for the summer and satisfy your sweet tooth to support your library. The Cross Lanes Advisory Board will host a two-day book sale an

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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cross Lanes Book Sale and Bake Sale
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stock up on books for the summer and satisfy your sweet tooth to support your library. The Cross Lanes Advisory Board will host a two-day book sale an
ALL DAY Build and Play
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Drop in and build with our super cool building sets!
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Street Fair
Main Library

Enjoy free activities for families from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the Main Library Plaza, including a photo booth, games and activities. Be sure to stop by
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Used Book Sale
Main Library

Great bargains on hundreds of items! Visit the annual summer used book sale during the FestivALL Street Fair.
Noon Samadhi Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Troupe
Main Library

This Charleston-based dance troupe has been wowing audiences with their mix of choreographed and improvisational pieces since 2004. The interaction

1:00 PM Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Sissonville Branch Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.

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