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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
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

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.
5:30 PM Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
Riverside Public 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 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 Macramé for Teens and Adults
Riverside Public Library

Make a retro macrame plant hanger. You'll even get a small potted plant to decorate your home. The class is limited, so register beginning June 3, 20
6:00 p.m. Family Fun Night: Summer Reading Fun
Dunbar Branch Library

Learn about upcoming programs. We will have space themed crafts and games.
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 check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to tak
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 June 18.
12:00 PM Clendenin Library Book Group
Clendenin Branch Library

Join our Book Group for a discussion of "The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion" by Fannie Flagg. Bring a bag lunch if you want; we'll provide
6:00 PM Garden Party III
Sissonville Branch Library

It's time for more garden fun! Join us for another exciting evening of garden activities in partnership with the WVU Extension Service. WARNING: this

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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
All DAY I Spy: Fourth of July!
St. Albans Branch Library

A special one day I Spy in honor of Independence Day! Find all the hidden pictures on the game sheet, then turn it in for a prize from the treasure ch
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

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

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

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

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

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
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
2:00 PM Independence Day Crafts
St. Albans Branch Library

Families are invited to get ready for the glorious fourth by making a red, white, and blue craft. Family.
5:00 p.m. Closing Early
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

All KCPL locations will close at 5 p.m. for the July 4 holiday.
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 Closed for July 4 Holiday
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

All KCPL locations will be closed all day for the July 4 holiday.

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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

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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.
10:30 AM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Elk Valley Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
3:00 PM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Sissonville Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
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 "Girl on the Train" by Paula Hawkins. Copies are available for
6:00 PM Hooks and Needles
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Tee
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 check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to tak
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 Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
1:30 PM Adult Crafternoon: Summer Sign
Elk Valley Branch Library

Adults are invited to create a summer sign. Hang it on the porch or inside your home. Pick a favorite word or phrase and decorate with burlap and sh
2:00 PM Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Squishies are great stress relievers, so join us and make one of your very own design! Registration opens on June 1.
3:00 PM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
St. Albans Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
6:00 PM Teen Time: DIY Galaxy Tote Bags
Elk Valley Branch Library

Teens are invited to create DIY Galaxy bags. Using fabric paint and a paint splatter technique, turn a plain bag into a cosmic masterpiece. Don't wa

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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 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. Adult and child will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
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 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.
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
11:00 AM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Main Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
3:00 PM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Dunbar Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
3:00 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Clendenin Branch Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! 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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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
10:30 AM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Marmet Community Center

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
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
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
1:00 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
2:00 PM Omen Creek Wolfdog Sanctuary
Main Library

Omen Creek Wolfdog Sanctuary is dedicated to preserving the lives of wolfdogs by rescuing, rehabilitating, and rehoming if possible. In this special p
3:00 PM Poems: From Haiku to Ha-ha-ha!
Clendenin Branch Library

This workshop will introduce children to a variety of poetic forms and devices and give them a chance to experiment with a poem of their own devising.
6:00 PM Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Main 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: Alien Puppets
Elk Valley Branch Library

How creative are you? Come join us at the Elk Valley Branch Library to make alien puppets. We will have a multitude of materials to use to create pu
6:00 PM Family Fun Night: Rockets
Nitro Public Library

BLAST OFF! Come out for stories, crafts, and other fun activities about rockets for the whole family. Registration required. Registration begins June
6:00 PM Mixed Media Workshop
Dunbar Branch Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis
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. Space Suncatchers
Riverside Public Library

Calling all wanna-be astronauts, come paint your own colorful outer space suncatcher.

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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 "Us Against You" by Fredrik Backman. The book is available four weeks before our meeting and you

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Noon Samadhi Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Troupe
Clendenin Branch 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 First Aid Training
Sissonville Branch Library

Learn first aid basics during this free class. This training is offered in partnership with the Kanawha County Homeland Security and Emergency Managem

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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
11:00 AM Aliens: Escape from Earth
St. Albans Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
1:00 PM Golden Years
Sissonville Branch Library

Fun-filled afternoon for seniors with games, crafts, and refreshments.
1:30 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
Elk Valley 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
2:00 PM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Main Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
6:00 PM Crayon Drip Art
Nitro Public Library

Glue guns aren’t limited to purely practical uses. With just a few everyday supplies, they can also be used to create some amazing at-home art! Come
6:00 PM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Riverside Public Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
6:00 PM Teens: DIY Solar System Squishies
Dunbar 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 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 Acrylic Pour Painting
Main 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
6:30 PM Mixed Media Workshop
St. Albans Branch Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis

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

Visit the Mobile Library at Coonskin Park (playground area) check out some books, audio books and DVDs. Children can also make a fun craft to take ho
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
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 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 July 2.
11:00 AM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Sissonville Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
12:00 PM Elk Valley Book Group
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join Book Group members for a discussion of "The Immortalists" by Chloe Benjamin. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulation
2:00 PM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Clendenin Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
6:00 PM The Impact of the Stars
St. Albans Branch Library

Society has always been fond of things found in outer space. Over the last the 60 years we have seen some amazing fictional space adventures. In this
6:00 PM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Elk Valley Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
6:00 PM Succulent Gardening
Main Library

Come join us this evening to create your own succulent container garden for your home or office. Registration required. Adults only.
6:00 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Riverside Public Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! Registration opens on June 1

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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
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 Books 'n' More
St. Albans Branch Library

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

Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged
10:30 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.
11:00 AM Aliens: Escape from Earth
Dunbar Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
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 Aliens: Escape from Earth
Cross Lanes Branch Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int

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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
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 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 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
1:00 PM ALIENS: ESCAPE FROM EARTH
Nitro Public Library

During a midnight meteor shower, something mysterious falls from the sky toward Earth — but it’s not a shooting star. Two curious kids venture int
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 Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
Cross Lanes 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 Drawing Outer Space
Riverside Public Library

J.R. Earls will teach children basic drawing techniques to create their own outer space masterpiece.
6:00 PM Glow Party in the 'Ville
Sissonville Branch Library

Come glow with us! Wear white or neon to stand out. There will also be crafts and refreshments to enjoy. Bring a friend, and have a blast! Registratio
6:00 PM Galaxy Tote Bags
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Make a one of a kind galaxy tote bag that's out of this world! All materials will be provided. Registration is limited and opens July 3.
6:00 PM Play to Learn!
St. Albans Branch Library

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

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis

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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 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 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 - 12:00 PM 50 Years! Apollo Moon Landing: Family STEM Program
Main Library

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing! Create your own light up commemorative card. Enjoy refreshments provided by The Friends of
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM CONTACT LIGHT: 50 Years Since the Small Step
Camp Virgil Tate

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing and the nearing conclusion of Summer Library Club with a Star Party at Camp Virgil Tate.
ALL DAY National Moon Day 50th Anniversary
Clendenin Branch Library

It's a perfect celebration day for the Summer Library Club! Complete a trivia game, make a craft. and play games as you learn more about the moon. Moo
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
11:00 AM Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
St. Albans 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
2:00 PM Samadhi Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Troupe
Riverside Public Library

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


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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.
ALL WEEK Shark Week!
Clendenin Branch Library

Crafts and activities for all shark fans this week!
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.
1:00 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Sissonville Branch Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! Registration opens on June 1
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
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 I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
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 Storytime at the Park
Coonskin Park, Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us for a special storytime event at Coonskin Park. A storytime will be presented at 10:30 a.m., near the main play area. In addition, KCPL’s Mo
11:00 AM REPCO Wildlife
Cross Lanes Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
11:30 AM Movie Matinee
Nitro Public Library

Join us for a movie and popcorn, Call the library for movie title. Registration required. Registration opens July 9.
2:00 PM REPCO Wildlife
St. Albans Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
3:00 PM Teens: Tie Dye Shirts
Clendenin Branch Library

Show your creative side and then wear it! Tie dye a t-shirt to look like outer space or simple swirls and circles. Bring your own t-shirt. All other m
6:00 PM Talking Books
Sissonville Branch Library

Bring your favorite book, or your current read, and join us for Talking Books. This will be an informal book discussion. If you don't have a book in m
6:00 PM Mixed Media Workshop
Riverside Public Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis
6:00 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Elk Valley Branch Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! Registration opens on June 1
6:00 PM REPCO Wildlife
Dunbar Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel

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ALL DAY I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
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 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 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 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 @ 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 REPCO Wildlife
Main Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
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
2:00 PM REPCO Wildlife
Riverside Public Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
2:00 PM Teen Game Time
Nitro Public Library

Teens are invited for an afternoon of games. We will have Xbox games, plus some fun board games to pick from. Popcorn will be provided. Bring your fri
6:00 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Main Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! 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 I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
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 AM REPCO Wildlife
Elk Valley Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
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 Teens: DIY Water Rockets
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! Registration opens on June 1
2:00 PM REPCO Wildlife
Sissonville Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
5:30 PM Teens: DIY Water Rockets
St. Albans Branch Library

Rocketry and creativity come together for this awesome event! Come join us as we create and launch our own water rockets! Registration opens on June 1
5:30 PM Mixed Media Workshop
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis
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 REPCO Wildlife
Clendenin Branch Library

REPCO Wildlife is coming back to KCPL this year with an "Animals in Space" program, featuring exciting species that have been involved in space travel
6:00 PM Sissonville Cookbook Club
Sissonville Branch Library

Experiment with different recipes and taste new flavors! The Sissonville Cookbook Club meets every other month on the fourth Thursday, 6:00 p.m. at th
6:00 PM Moon Rocks
Riverside Public Library

Learn all about rocks on the moon and make your own moon rocks to take home.

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ALL DAY I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict

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ALL DAY I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
10:00 AM Sissonville Community Yard Sale
Sissonville Branch Library

Do you have extra stuff that you want to sell, yet no place to sell it? Come join us at our Community Yard Sale! If you love searching for those hidde
11:00 AM Slimy Saturday - Cosmic Slime
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Have a sticky, slimy, stretchy good time making cosmic slime. Together we will create slime that you can personalize with glitter, colors and other sp
11:00 AM Samadhi Tribal Fusion Belly Dance Troupe
St. Albans Branch Library

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


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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.
1:30 PM Family Fun: Camping under the Stars
Elk Valley Branch Library

Join us at the Elk Valley Branch Library as we enjoy all the fun of a summer campout while indoors at the library. We’ll cozy up around the campfire
3:00 PM Anime Afternoon
Sissonville Branch Library

Teens - join us at the library for an afternoon of anime, crafts, and snacks!
6:00 PM Teens: Ultimate Gaming Truck
Dunbar 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 Mixed Media Workshop
Elk Valley Branch Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis
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 I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
10:00 A.M. - 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 Born to Read
Nitro Public Library

Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins July 16.
6:00 PM Acrylic Pour Painting
Dunbar 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 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
6:00 PM Mixed Media Workshop
Sissonville Branch Library

Local artist Debi Ellis (https://www.debiellis.com/) will help you create a masterpiece using paint and collage materials. Limited to 15 adults. Regis

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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.
ALL DAY I Spy: Space
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Stop in and log your progress for SLC: A Universe of Stories and search for out of this world pictures! Grab a game sheet and spy all five galaxy pict
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Mission Complete!
Cross Lanes Branch Library

Today is the last day to record your Summer Library Club progress! Stop in and enjoy a quick craft and celebrate your journey through A Universe of St
10:00 AM Tiny Tots Storytime
Main Library

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

Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
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 Anime Afternoon
Sissonville Branch Library

Teens - join us at the library for an afternoon of anime, crafts, and snacks!
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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