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June 13th, 2018
Understanding and Using Census Data Join Timothy Sarko, a Data Dissemination Specialist (DDS) from the U.S. Census Bureau, as he explains how to use census data. Census data can be helpful and instrumental in many different areas such as researching, securing funding for nonprofit organizations, starting a small business, expanding an existing business, etc. Learn how to access online data using American FactFinder (and other census tools) and you will see why census data is such a useful asset and how it can benefit you and your organization. Learn how to distinguish between the different types of data, compare data accurately, and more. This program is part of our 2018 nonprofit and grant writing program series which runs March-July. Registration is required for this program and opens May 1, 2018.
June 13, 2:00 PM
Jump Into Storytime Storytime designed for children up to 5 years of age. Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more. Caregivers are encouraged to participate along with the children! Stay and play at playgroup or older children can make a craft.
June 13, 10:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
June 13, 10:00 AM
I Spy: Music Take the I Spy Music Challenge! Search the library for hidden music inspired pictures. Just grab a game sheet at the front desk and mark off all as you find them. Return the completed game sheet to the front desk for a prize. Limit one prize, children 12 and under please.
June 13, ALL DAY
Musical Instrument Petting Zoo For this special event, the Kanawha County Public Library will host Vince Gorby from Gorby's Music, Inc. Vince will bring a group of instruments and share some facts about them with the audience. Then, each child will get to try at least one instrument! Registration is required and will open on June 1. We ask that all participants be elementary school aged to allow everyone to properly enjoy the program. There will be a limit of 25 participants.
June 13, 10:30 AM
Discovery Play Join us for some fun, hands-on sensory activities and craft projects that target all five senses. Children from birth to 5 years of age and their favorite adults are encouraged to attend. Come dressed to have fun and make a mess!
June 13, 11:00 A.M.
Playgroup at the 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 age group. Parents supervise their children at this informal gathering. Birth-36 months and caregiver.
June 13, 10:30 AM