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May 14th - 20th, 2018
String Art Craft a Mason jar string art with wood and string. Please bring your own small hammer. Adults 18 and older. Registration required. Registration opens April 30.
May 14, 6:00 PM
I Spy Toys! Take the I Spy Toys Challenge! Search the library for hidden toy 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.
May 15, ALL DAY
Baby & Me Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons
May 15, 10:00 AM
PALS Book Club This book club was formed especially for seniors by Highmark PALS (People Able to Lend Support) in order to bring older adults together for a literary challenge and social interaction. The groups meet once a month except in December. If you are eligible for Medicare, are interested in making new friends and enjoy discussing new books, contact your local library for more information. This month's title is "Slightly South of Simple" by Kristy Woodson Harvey.
May 15, 3:00 PM
Elk Valley Book Group Join Book Group members for a discussion of "The Unquiet Grave" by Sharyn McCrumb. Copies of the book are available for checkout from the circulation desk. New members are always welcome.
May 15, 12:00 PM
Teen Snack Hacks Are you hungry? Teens are invited to learn how to make quick and tasty snacks. We will have some simple recipes to make on your own. Great for after school or any time! All supplies provided. Bring a friend to share the fun.
May 15, 6:00 PM
Game On! Quick! Grab a friend and get in the game. Meet Keith at the library after school for good times, good friends, and gaming. You won't want to miss this event. Refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Club of Cross Lanes.
May 15, 4:00 P.M
Adult Craft Class: String Art Pick a design template and use nails and embroidery floss to create a unique piece of art. Registration required, limited to 10 participants. Registration starts April 7.
May 15, 6:00 PM
Family: Treasure Quest Ahoy, Matey! Come join us for an evening of swashbuckling crafts, snacks, and adventures.
May 15, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins May 1.
May 15, 10:30 AM
I Spy Toys! Take the I Spy Toys Challenge! Search the library for hidden toy 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.
May 16, ALL DAY
Tiny Tots Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
May 16, 10:00 AM
Books 'n' More Storytime programs for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years and caregiver.
May 16, 10:30 AM
Play to Learn! 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 having fun with your family. All ages.
May 17, 6:00 PM
I Spy Toys! Take the I Spy Toys Challenge! Search the library for hidden toy 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.
May 17, ALL DAY
Books 'N' More Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
May 17, 1:15 PM
Toddler Exploration In this program we'll provide activities for toddlers that help them explore the world around them. Come dressed to make a mess! Limited to 15 toddlers.
May 17, 10:00 AM
Family Fun Night Stories and crafts, fun activities for the whole family.
May 17, 6:00 PM
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 17, 10:30 AM
Playgroup @ the Library All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss. Drop in to socialize with other families with toddlers and play with toys reserved just for this age group. Parents supervise their children during this informal gathering. "The playing adult steps sideward into another reality; the playing child advances forward to new stages of mastery." ~Erik H. Erikson
May 17, 11:00 AM
Family Movie Night 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.
May 17, 6:00 PM
Adult: Fabric 'n' Rope Bowl Let's start our summer crafting series with a handmade fabric 'n' rope bowl. If looking for a specific color scheme, please bring a yard of your favorite fabric. Other supplies will be provided by the library. Registration will open May 1.
May 17, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Brick Builders Club 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 each program and earn a reward when it is full. It's free to join and everyone is invited. Register to get reminders of future club meetings!
May 18, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
I Spy Toys! Take the I Spy Toys Challenge! Search the library for hidden toy 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.
May 18, ALL DAY
Used Book Sale The St. Albans Advisory Board is sponsoring a Used Book Sale on Friday, May 18 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. and Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. in the St. Albans Branch Library Community Room. Prices range from a quarter to a dollar. This sale presents a great opportunity to build your and your child’s personal library. All proceeds are used to support activities at the library. Contact the St. Albans Library at 304-722-4244 for additional information.
May 18, 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Elk Valley Branch Library - Closed The Elk Valley Branch Library will be closed all day on Friday, May 18. Our staff will be working at the new Clendenin location to help prepare for its opening in a few weeks. If you need assistance while we are closed, please contact the Main Library at 304-343-4646.
May 18, ALL DAY
I Spy Toys! Take the I Spy Toys Challenge! Search the library for hidden toy 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.
May 19, ALL DAY
Things That Fly: Family STEM Program Make a variety of flying objects. Learn about air force, gliding, propellers and more. Registration required; limited to 25 participants. Registration opens May 1.
May 19, 11:00 AM
Used Book Sale The St. Albans Advisory Board is sponsoring a Used Book Sale on Friday, May 18 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. and Saturday, May 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. in the St. Albans Branch Library Community Room. Prices range from a quarter to a dollar. This sale presents a great opportunity to build your and your child’s personal library. All proceeds are used to support activities at the library. Contact the St. Albans Library at 304-722-4244 for additional information.
May 19, 10:00 AM - 1:45 PM