Filter Calendar By:

Age
Location
Type
Topic

Keyword Search

View by Month Week Day
May 13th - 19th, 2019
Hooks and Needles Join other needle crafters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults and Teens.
May 13, 6:00 PM
Book Lovers Unite: A Book Discussion Group The group will meet on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. The discussion will be "Keeper of Lost Things" by Ruth Hogan. Copies are available for checkout at the circulation desk. Pick up your copy today and meet new friends.
May 13, 6:00 PM
Stroke Awareness Training May is Stroke Awareness Month. This free training will teach the signs of a stroke and how to help in an emergency situation. This training is offered in partnership with the Kanawha County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Department and Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority.
May 13, 1:00 PM
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 13, ALL MONTH
DIY Brush Stroke Pots Create a unique and colorful terracotta pot to plant a spring flower in. Adults 18 and up. Registration required. Registration opens April 29.
May 13, 6:00 PM
Baby & Me Storytime Storytime program for ages birth-18 months. Babies and caregivers will enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and more in this interactive program. Afterwards stay, play, and socialize in our children's play area.
May 14, 10:00 AM
Teen Time: Silent Library Based on the popular Japanese game show with the same name, this event will feature teens competing in weird, bizarre, and funny stunts all while trying their best not to laugh out loud. Think you have what it takes?
May 14, 6:00 PM
Teens: Picture Frame Designing Everyone can use a picture frame. So whether you are crafty or not, you can design a special frame for a favorite someone. Make one for Mom for Mother's Day, a friend for the prom or a family member's birthday. All materials and snacks provided. For middle and high school ages. Registration begins April 19.
May 14, 6:00 PM
Creative Journaling and Planning Group 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 for this new monthly gathering for journaling and planning enthusiasts. Beginners and experts are welcome! We'll meet to discuss our current layouts and ideas as well as gain inspiration for future pages. Use our supplies or bring your own to share with the group.
May 14, 6:00 PM
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins April 30.
May 14, 10:30 AM
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 14, ALL MONTH
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 15, 10:30 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime Storytime program for ages 18-36 months. Toddlers and caregivers will enjoy books, stories, songs, rhymes, and much more in this interactive program ending with a collaborative activity. Afterwards, stay, play, and socialize in our children's play area.
May 15, 10:00 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 15, 11:00 AM
Knit a Bit Join other knitters and work on your current project at the library. Bring your own supplies. Beginners through experts welcome. Adults.
May 15, 10:30 AM
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 15, ALL MONTH
Books 'n' More Storytime programs for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years and caregiver.
May 15, 10:30 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! After storytime, kids are invited to stay, play, and socialize with others at the Library.
May 16, 11:00 AM
Books 'N' More Preschoolers will love this storytime! We read books, practice rhymes, dance, and make a craft. Afterwards, parents and children can socialize in our play area and check out some books!
May 16, 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!
May 16, 10:00 AM
DIY: Framed Alcohol Ink Art Go with the flow as we create one of a kind alcohol ink art. Each participant will leave with a framed piece of art they created themselves! All materials provided by the Cross Lanes Advisory Board. Program limited to adults only. Registration is required and begins May 2.
May 16, 6:00 PM
Brick Builders A large assortment of plastic bricks will be available for patrons to make their own design. Work alone or in groups to build one of our models.
May 16, 6:00 PM
Crazy Photo Collages Have you ever wondered what you would look like as a unicorn? How about as the king of the jungle? What about turning that duck face pose into an actual duck face? Now you can! Come join us for an evening of laughter as we take photos of ourselves, and cut them up to make crazy, weird, and funny photo collages. Registration opens April 18, 2019.
May 16, 6:00 PM
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 16, ALL MONTH
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 17, ALL MONTH
DIY Toys: Family STEM Program Explore science while making toys including: thaumatropes, buzz spinners, spinning tops, cup and ball game, and more. Our monthly STEM program provides hands on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics activities for the family.
May 18, 11:00 AM
Sissonville Book and Hot Dog Sale It's time for the Sissonville Branch Library Advisory Board's book sale, so come check out our huge selection of books and other materials! We'll also be selling hot dogs and other snacks to help benefit the Sissonville Branch Library.
May 18, 10:00 AM
Beaded Jewelry Workshop Make your own beaded bracelets and earrings. In this workshop, you will learn about different types of beads, clasps, and wires as well as choosing the best tools and how to use them. Limit 20. Registration begins April 29.
May 18, 1:00 PM
Summer Library Club I-Spy Ready for a peek ahead at the Summer Library Club programs? Search the Children's Department for pictures of the presenters of our upcoming programs. Once you've found all the pictures turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
May 18, ALL MONTH