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May 1st - 7th, 2017
Hooks and Needles Join other needle crafters and work on your projects at the library. Bring your own supplies and projects. Call the library for more information. For beginners through experts. Adults and Teens.
May 1, 6:00 PM
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 1, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 1, ALL DAY
Baby & Me Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
May 2, 10:00 AM
May Day Paper Flowers Join us at the Elk Valley Express Library as we learn to make kusudama origami flowers. Make a couple, or make a bouquet in honor of May Day. All materials provided. Registration begins Monday, April 10, 2017. Call 304-965-8956 to register.
May 2, 6:00 PM
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 2, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 2, ALL DAY
Floating Tea Cup Craft Be creative with a floating tea cup craft! It will make a nice gift for Mother's Day or keep it for yourself. This class is limited to 20 participants, so register today!
May 2, 6:00 PM
Family Night: May the Fourth Be With You If you enjoy movies and books about lightsabers, strange aliens, and galaxies far, far away, then this is the event for you! Families, come join us for an awesome evening of activities, crafts, and snacks. Registration opens on April 24.
May 2, 6:00 PM
Dunbar Book Chat Join Dunbar Book Chat Club members for a discussion of "The Life of the Party" by Bob Kealing. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulation desk. New members are always welcome.
May 2, 7:00 PM
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins April 18.
May 2, 10:30 AM
Playgroup @ 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. “Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn.” -O. Fred Donaldson
May 3, 11:00 AM
Jump into Storytime Storytime sessions are 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! After storytime, kids are invited to stay, play, and socialize with others.
May 3, 10:30 AM
Born to Read A Storytime program for our youngest patrons. Birth - 36 months & caregiver.
May 3, 11:00 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
May 3, 10:00 AM
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.
May 3, 10:30 AM
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 3, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 3, ALL DAY
Born to Read Storytime programs for our youngest patrons. Birth-36 months and caregiver.
May 3, 10:30 AM
The Reel Connection Reading and Discussion Group Discover these books that Hollywood has adapted to the big screen. The group meets the first Thursday of each month September through May. This month's title is "The Martian" by Andy Weir. Copies of the book are limited and may be picked up at the Reference Desk.
May 4, 3:00 PM
Books 'N' More Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
May 4, 1:15 PM
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 4, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 4, ALL DAY
May the Fourth Be With You The fourth is strong at your library! Teens are invited to celebrate May the Fourth with a movie screening, crafts, games, and snacks.
May 4, 3:00 PM
Library Brick Builders Club 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 License! Using popular toy building bricks, participants may work on step by step creations or engage in more personalized designs in our free play construction zone. Family.
May 5, 3:30 PM
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 5, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 5, ALL DAY
Seed & Plant Exchange Bring your extra seeds and plants to share with other gardeners. See something that would be perfect for your garden? Take it home! The Seed & Plant Exchange will be available throughout the first week of May.
May 6, ALL WEEK
Snap It! Photograph I-Spy Search the Children's Department for some well-known historical photographs to celebrate National Photography Month! Once you've found all the photos, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 6, ALL DAY
Tales to Tails: Read to the Dog Young readers can practice their reading skills in a fun way by reading to a trained and friendly therapy dog! Boosts confidence and self esteem. Readers from kindergarten through 6th grade are welcome to participate in this drop-in program.
May 6, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM