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August 6th - 12th, 2018
Adult Craft Class: Beaded Necklace and Earrings Kingdom Life Fellowship's Kingdom Krafters will teach you how to create a dazzling beaded necklace and earring set. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited, so please register. Registration opens July 9.
August 6, 6:00 PM
Relax and Color Experience relaxation as you color your cares away. Bring your own materials or use those provided by the library.
August 6, 6:00 PM
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 6, ALL MONTH
DIY CANVAS TOTES Come design your own creative and unique DIY tote using a blank canvas tote. Adults 18 and older. Registration required. Registration starts July 23.
August 6, 6:00 PM
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 6, ALL MONTH
Summer Library Club Celebration! Celebrate the end of Summer Library Club with this free drop-in program for families! Fun Fitness Kids Club will be present with their Little Crawlers package for ages 1 to 6 & their Big Kid Package which includes activities such as Giant Twister, Giant Connect Four, Cornhole Toss and more for ages 6 to 12. #fun #fitness #kids #softplay #wvkids #kcplwv #SLC #celebration Funding provided courtesy of Kiwanis Club of West Charleston, H. B. Wehrle Foundation, Mary Jo Brick, Dollar General Literacy Foundation, & The Friends of The Library Foundation
August 6, 4:00 PM to 7:00 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.
August 7, 10:00 AM
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 7, ALL MONTH
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins July 24.
August 7, 10:30 AM
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 7, ALL MONTH
Summer Library Club Celebration! Celebrate the end of Summer Library Club with this free drop-in program for families! Fun Fitness Kids Club will be present with their Little Crawlers package for ages 1 to 6 & their Big Kid Package which includes activities such as Giant Twister, Giant Connect Four, Cornhole Toss and more for ages 6 to 12. #fun #fitness #kids #softplay #wvkids #kcplwv #SLC #celebration Funding provided courtesy of Kiwanis Club of West Charleston, H. B. Wehrle Foundation, Mary Jo Brick, Dollar General Literacy Foundation, & The Friends of The Library Foundation
August 7, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jump into Storytime Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age. Adult and child will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and more.
August 8, 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! Stay and play at playgroup or older children can make a craft.
August 8, 10:30 AM
Playgroup at the 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. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with age appropriate toys. We provide the toys and clean up the mess, and you need only to provide the energetic youngster!
August 8, 11:00 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.
August 8, 10:00 AM
Books 'n' More Storytime for preschoolers and caregiver.
August 8, 11:00 AM
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 8, ALL MONTH
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 8, ALL MONTH
Summer Library Club Celebration! Celebrate the end of Summer Library Club with this free drop-in program for families! Fun Fitness Kids Club will be present with their Little Crawlers package for ages 1 to 6 & their Big Kid Package which includes activities such as Giant Twister, Giant Connect Four, Cornhole Toss and more for ages 6 to 12. #fun #fitness #kids #softplay #wvkids #kcplwv #SLC #celebration Funding provided courtesy of Kiwanis Club of West Charleston, H. B. Wehrle Foundation, Mary Jo Brick, Dollar General Literacy Foundation, & The Friends of The Library Foundation
August 8, 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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.
August 8, 10:30 AM
Relax and Color Experience relaxation as you color your cares away. Bring your own materials or use those provided by the Cross Lanes Library Board.
August 9, 6:00 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! After storytime, kids are invited to stay, play, and socialize with others at the Library.
August 9, 11:00 AM
Teen Night: Fandom Trivia Do you consider yourself a super fan? Do you belong to the Thronies, Whovian, Jedi, Trekkie, PotterHead, Browncoat, Tolkienites, SPNFamily, or Tribute fandoms? Come match wits with other super fans at our Fandom Trivia night! We'll be asking questions about 9 different fandoms (Game of Thrones, Doctor Who, Star Wars, Star Trek, Harry Potter, Firefly, The Lord of the Rings, Supernatural, and The Hunger Games), so bring all your fandom friends and see if the odds are in your favor! Cosplayers and super fans may wear costumes, please keep them tasteful and weapon free.
August 9, 6:00 PM
Teen Music Social Summer reading is over but the beat goes on. Join us for a teen music social. There will be snacks, laughter, and friends. Teen chosen but adult approved playlist. Refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Club of Cross Lanes.
August 9, 2:00PM
Brick Builders Using popular toy building bricks, participants may work on step by step creations or engage in more personalized designs.
August 9, 6:00 PM
Books 'N' More: Rosie the Riveter Celebrate all of the Rosies at this special Books 'N' More! We'll read books about woman inventors and workers and create a related craft. You can even meet a real-life Rosie! Children are encouraged, but not required, to come dressed like Rosie the Riveter.
August 9, 1:15 PM
Playgroup at the 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 group. Parents supervise their children during this informal gathering.
August 9, 10:00 AM
Book Chat 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 month's title.
August 9, 1:00 P.M.
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 9, ALL MONTH
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 9, ALL MONTH
Summer Library Club Celebration! Celebrate the end of Summer Library Club with this free drop-in program for families! Fun Fitness Kids Club will be present with their Little Crawlers package for ages 1 to 6 & their Big Kid Package which includes activities such as Giant Twister, Giant Connect Four, Cornhole Toss and more for ages 6 to 12. #fun #fitness #kids #softplay #wvkids #kcplwv #SLC #celebration Funding provided courtesy of Kiwanis Club of West Charleston, H. B. Wehrle Foundation, Mary Jo Brick, Dollar General Literacy Foundation, & The Friends of The Library Foundation
August 9, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 10, ALL MONTH
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 10, ALL MONTH
School Supply Exchange It's that time of year again - back to school! That means it's time to purchase school supplies, but first, drop by the Elk Valley Branch Library to see if we can assist you with that. Do you have a stack of folders you'll never use again? Drop them off at the library. Need a pack of pencils or crayons? Take them with you! Throughout the month of August, drop off/pick up any school supplies you need/want. Supplies left over at the end of August will be donated to area schools.
August 11, ALL MONTH
Space I-Spy Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of West Virginia native Katherine Johnson, former NASA mathematician and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom by playing our I-SPY SPACE game. Search the Children's Department for space and aeronautic pictures. Once you've found all the pictures, turn in your game sheet at the desk and choose a prize from our treasure chest!
August 11, ALL MONTH