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September 11th - 17th, 2017
Basic Crochet Learn basic crochet to create your own projects.
September 11, 6:00 PM
Wings of Wonder Three Rivers Avian Center will present "Wings of Wonder-WV Birds of Prey." Registration required. Registration opens August 28.
September 11, 6:00 PM
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.
September 11, 6:00 PM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 11, All Month
The Dark Visitor: Conversations about Death and Dying Martha Spalding Mozingo will facilitate this five-part series. Martha has an MA degree in Counseling and is a member of Mensa. Group discussions will follow each session. This week's topic is Views of the Beyond featuring a guest panel representing Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Sikhism, Jainism, Atheism, Wicca and more. Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions for the most benefit. Booklists and other resources will be provided. Refreshments will be served. Please note: This series does not address issues with grief. If you have recently experienced a loss, please consider using local clergy, therapists, and Kanawha Hospice. We will not deal with grief counseling in this series.
September 12, 6:00 PM TO 7:30 PM
Open Doors Movie Bring a bag lunch and enjoy a feature film. Call the St. Albans Library (304-722-4244) for details.
September 12, 1:00 PM
Astral Theatre Collective Presents: “Tea Time with Jane Austen” Join us for a visit with one of literature's most cherished authors - Jane Austen. In this hour long presentation, Miss Austen will share tales of her storied life as well as read excerpts from her famous books. Miss Austen is lovingly portrayed by Rachel Sanford of Huntington. After 45 minutes, she will break character to take questions from the audience. Go to www.astraltheatrecollective.com for more information.
September 12, 6:00 PM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 12, All Month
Baby & Me Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
September 12, 10:00 AM
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins August 29.
September 12, 10:30 AM
Emoji I Spy The word emoji means “picture letter” in Japanese and they are hanging out at the Cross Lanes Branch Library. Find the five different emoji pictures hidden in the library and earn a prize. Limit 1 prize per child 12 and under.
September 12, ALL DAY
Books 'n' More Storytime program for preschoolers. Pre-K 3-5 years.
September 12, 10:30 AM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 13, All Month
Playgroup at the Library All the fun of a traditional playgroup but none of the fuss! A great opportunity for adults and children to play and interact under caregivers' supervision. Drop in to socialize with other families and play with toys reserved just for this age group. We provide the toys and clean up the mess, and you need only to provide the energetic youngster!
September 13, 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.
September 13, 10:30 AM
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.
September 13, 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
September 13, 11:00 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.
September 13, 10:30 AM
Emoji I Spy The word emoji means “picture letter” in Japanese and they are hanging out at the Cross Lanes Branch Library. Find the five different emoji pictures hidden in the library and earn a prize. Limit 1 prize per child 12 and under.
September 13, ALL DAY
Homeschool Day Learn about research tools and resources. Activities for the whole family.
September 13, 11:30 AM
Books 'n' More Storytime for preschoolers and caregiver.
September 13, 11:00 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
September 13, 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.
September 14, 1:00 PM
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. There will be a door prize!
September 14, 6:00 PM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 14, All Month
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.
September 14, 10:00 AM
Emoji I Spy The word emoji means “picture letter” in Japanese and they are hanging out at the Cross Lanes Branch Library. Find the five different emoji pictures hidden in the library and earn a prize. Limit 1 prize per child 12 and under.
September 14, ALL DAY
Tiny Treats From mini hot dogs to dainty doughnuts, have fun making tiny versions of some tasty treats!
September 14, 6:00 PM
Books 'N' More Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
September 14, 1:15 PM
Roast Club Teens are invited to do their best MSTK3 impressions for this monthly event! Join us to watch and roast a cheesy movie or TV show. Our September feature is "Good Burger" (PG). Refreshments provided by The Friends of The Library.
September 14, 3:30 PM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 15, All Month
Emoji I Spy The word emoji means “picture letter” in Japanese and they are hanging out at the Cross Lanes Branch Library. Find the five different emoji pictures hidden in the library and earn a prize. Limit 1 prize per child 12 and under.
September 15, ALL DAY
Make a Hat Day: Make 'n' Take Crafts Children of all ages are invited to drop in anytime throughout the day for some make 'n' take craft fun. To celebrate Make a Hat Day, you will be able to create your own silly hats.
September 15, ALL DAY
Express yourself with hip-hop and computer code: Family STEM Program Get an introduction to computer programming by producing your own hip-hop dance animation using computer code! Pair up your favorite hip-hop moves, music and more with MIT's free Scratch program. Computers provided. Limited to 12 participants. Registration opens September 1. Ages 7-10 only please.
September 16, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 16, All Month
Playgroup All the fun of a traditional playgroup but with none of the fuss! Immediately following storytime, adults are invited to socialize with other families and children to 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
September 16, 2:45 PM
Emoji I Spy The word emoji means “picture letter” in Japanese and they are hanging out at the Cross Lanes Branch Library. Find the five different emoji pictures hidden in the library and earn a prize. Limit 1 prize per child 12 and under.
September 16, ALL DAY
Pirates' Plunder Make 'n' Take Crafts Ahoy all lads and lassies! Swagger over to the Children's department for pirate crafts and fun in preparation for Talk Like a Pirate Day on September 19. Learn pirate lingo and your pirate name!
September 16, ALL DAY
Books 'n' More Storytime for preschoolers and toddlers with a parent or caregiver. We will share stories and songs, followed by a simple craft.
September 16, 2:00 PM
Library Card Sign-Up Month To celebrate Library Card Sign-Up Month, KCPL is offering incentives for new patrons who sign up for a KCPL card and for people who refer new patrons. Each new patron who registers will receive a light-up KCPL pen and will also be entered in a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. If the new patron is referred by someone, that person will be entered in a separate drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Each KCPL branch will have their own drawing. KCPL will also waive the library card replacement fee during the month of September. Visit the circulation desk of your nearest KCPL branch and give yourself the greatest gift. Be sure to tell a friend and share the excitement of a library card!
September 17, All Month