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October 9th - 15th, 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.
October 9, 6:00 PM
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 9, ALL WEEK
Closing Closed in observance of Columbus Day.
October 9, ALL DAY
Open Doors Movie Bring a bag lunch and enjoy a feature film. Call the St. Albans Library (304-722-4244) for details.
October 10, 1:00 PM
Baby & Me Storytime program designed for our youngest patrons.
October 10, 10:00 AM
Do It Yourself: Black & White Painted Pumpkins Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. April is a graphic designer and local artist. Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins September 25. This program is sponsored by The Friends of The Library Foundation.
October 10, 7:00 PM
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 10, ALL WEEK
Unleash Your Story Are you a poet? Do you write fanfic? Do you have a story that's yearning to be told? Unleash your story this Teen Read Week.
October 10, 4:00 P.M
Born to Read Storytime for our youngest patrons. Birth-3 with caregiver. Registration required. Registration begins September 26.
October 10, 10:30 AM
Teen Game Night Teens are invited for an evening of games. We will have Xbox games, plus some fun board games to pick from. There will also be snacks. Bring your friends!
October 10, 6:00 PM
Teen Game Night Teens are invited for an evening of games. We will have Xbox games, plus some fun board games to pick from. There will also be snacks. Bring your friends!
October 10, 6:00 PM
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!
October 11, 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.
October 11, 10:30 AM
Books 'n' More Storytime for preschoolers and caregiver.
October 11, 11:00 AM
Tiny Tots Storytime program designed for ages 18-36 mo.
October 11, 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.
October 11, 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
October 11, 11:00 AM
Homeschool Day Learn about research tools and resources. Activities for the whole family.
October 11, 11:30 AM
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 11, ALL WEEK
Hallotween Come color a scary picture while watching a creepy/ scary movie. Registration required. Registration opens September 27.
October 11, 3:00 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.
October 11, 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. There will be a door prize!
October 12, 6:00 PM
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.
October 12, 1:00 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.
October 12, 10:00 AM
Books 'N' More Storytime program for preschoolers including books, music and a simple craft.
October 12, 1:15 PM
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. Discussions will follow each session. This week's topic is Getting Ready: Preparing for Your Dark Visitor. This series will conclude with a practical guide to the serious and fun aspects of preparing for your own Dark Visitor. 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.
October 12, 6:00 PM TO 7:30 PM
Teen Book Group What are you reading? Meet Keith at the library and let's talk about it. Refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Club of Cross Lanes.
October 12, 4:00 PM
Brick Building Using plastic bricks, children can design their own landscapes or use a set available at the library.
October 12, 6:00 PM
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 12, ALL WEEK
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 October feature is "Frogs" (PG). Refreshments provided by The Friends of The Library.
October 12, 3:30 PM
Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group On October 13th, the CL Book Group will be discussing "Everything, Everything" by Nicola Yoon. Ms. Yoon will be a featured speaker at the West Virginia Book Festival on Saturday, October 28th at 1:00 pm. Books are available for checkout at the Cross Lanes Library's circulation desk and free downloadables from our website: www.kanawhalibrary.org.
October 13, 11:00 a.m.
Do It Yourself: Light Up Halloween Town Crafter April Morrison will show you how to make your own Halloween decoration using just a few supplies. Everything you will need will be provided. April is a graphic designer and local artist. Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins October 2.
October 13, 12:00 PM
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 13, ALL WEEK
Early Out Matinee Movie Join us to watch a family friendly movie on the library's big screen. Will we watch a new film or an old family favorite? Call the library (304-965-3636) to find out.
October 13, 2:00 PM
Early Dismissal Day Movie Come and watch a movie for Early Dismissal Day! Free popcorn and refreshments provided by the Cross Lanes Library Advisory Board and the Woman's Club of Cross Lanes. Call the library for movie title and rating.
October 13, 2:00 p.m.
Teen Read Week Photo Challenge KCPL is celebrating Teen Read Week with a social media photo challenge! Share a corresponding image each day, use #UnleashYourStoryKCPL, and tag @kanawhalibrary on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr for a chance to win a $25 Books-A-Million gift card. Here's your challenge: 1. Your KCPL branch library. 2. Favorite book. 3. Coziest reading spot. 4. Graphic novel you love. 5. Book that's better than the movie. 6. Shelfie. 7. Your KCPL card! Must be ages 12 - 18 to win. Prizes sponsored by The Friends of The Library.
October 14, ALL WEEK