Autism and Art: Finding Our Way in the World This presentation led by Jackie Jacovidis includes artwork, poems, and other information telling the personal experiences of autistic individuals and their ever striving goal to find equity and understanding in a world that claims to be there for us, yet is very lacking in actually helping us; and how that has negatively impacted autistic people’s mental and physical well being. Adults.
October 6, 6:00 PM
Armchair Travels Join children's librarians Cathy and Mary as they read creepy stories and share the history behind some well-known and lesser known spooky places in West Virginia.
October 6, 5:00 PM
TEENS: Minecraft Madness Join us every Wednesday at 4:00 PM on Discord and Xbox Live to play Minecraft! Send our Teen Librarian an email with your Discord username and Xbox gamertag to be invited to our server.
October 7, 4:00 PM
Virtual Storytime Enjoy a new story with us on Facebook. Plus suggestions for other great books for children.
October 7, 10:30 A.M.
5 Word Story Whats happening in the picture? Tell us in 5 words!
October 8, 4:00 P.M.
Making the Best Better: Citizenship, Elections, and Voting Have you ever wondered what an election is or why it is important to vote? Join us to learn about how voting can make a difference, what makes our communities so great, and how you can make your community a better place. This session is best for students in grades 3-6. For this program, the Kanawha County Public Library will be partnering with West Virginia Extension Services.
October 8, 2:00 PM
Adult Virtual Book Talks Join us Saturdays in October on Facebook for our virtual book talk series! What is a book talk? It is a brief, informative video led by KCPL librarians and staff to introduce you to their favorite book picks, inspiring you to read the titles as well!
October 8, 10:30 AM
WV It Takes a Village Seniors Presentation Series: Free Estate Planning Workshop WV It Takes a Village is a series of free seminars and workshops aimed to create a kinder, stronger and healthier community for our senior neighbors. Make sure you've got everything prepared for your loved ones after you've gone with Estate Planner, Brent Van Deyson.
October 9, 2:00 PM
1st Chapter Fridays Sneak peek of a variety of chapter books for children
October 9, 3:00 P.M.
Discord Movie Night: Halloween Edition Join us on Discord for our weekly movie night! This month, each movie will be Halloween themed! If you want to join our Discord channel, send our teen librarian an email with your Discord username to get a link to the server.
October 9, 8:00 PM
Teens: Virtual D&D Club Join us on our Discord server and roll20.net as we play through our monthly gaming session- now online! New players are always welcome, so if you want to join, send our teen librarian your Discord username to be added to the server.
October 10, 12:00 PM
WV It Takes a Village Seniors Presentation Series: Aging Safely in Place WV It Takes a Village is a series of free seminars and workshops aimed to create a kinder, stronger and healthier community for our senior neighbors. As your loved ones get older, the decision to age in place should be made with careful thought and planning to ensure safety, accessibility and sustainable independence. Join us as we discuss important considerations that must be made in order to protect yourself or your loved ones.
October 10, 2:00 PM