Service Announcement

  • Cross Lanes Branch will be closed Friday, July 1 for repairs.
  • All KCPL locations will be closed Monday, July 4 for the Independence Day Holiday and will reopen Tuesday, July 5.
  • Main's Study Rooms will be unavailable Tuesday, July 5 through Friday, July 8 due to a technology install.
  • Main's Drive-Up Window will be closed from July 18 through August 8.
  • Due to staffing restrictions, we are unable to provide Pop-Up Library Service at the Booker T. Washington Community Center for the month of July. Service will continue at the Tompkins House.


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You can contribute to your community by volunteering. You can help out in a lot of ways, ranging from working at the annual West Virginia Book Festival and its used book sale, to lending a hand at your local KCPL branch library.

Take a look at some of the options below and talk to staff at your local KCPL branch for more information.


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Local Branch

Volunteer at your local KCPL branch library. Contact your local branch for more info.

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Volunteer Form

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Join the Friends

Help out by joining The Friends of The Library Foundation of Kanawha County, Inc. 

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Book Festival

Volunteer at the West Virginia Book Festival, including the Festival's Saturday Used Book Sale.

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