Service Announcement

  • All KCPL locations will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 23rd and will remain closed Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th for the Thanksgiving holiday.
  • Clendenin Branch hours are changing for the winter.
  • Pop-Up Library Service will end for the season on Wednesday, November 30th.
This event is in the "Toddlers: 18-36 Months" group.

Sensory Storytime

10:00am - 10:45am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Toddlers: 18-36 Months
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Books and sensory activities to explore the world around us. ...
This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.

Baby and Me Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Room: Clendenin Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Interactive program with books, songs, tickle rhymes, knee bounces and more! ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers: 18-36 Months" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K: 3-5 Years" group.

Lil' Bookworms Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Dunbar Branch Library
Library Branch: Dunbar Branch Library
Room: Dunbar Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months, Toddlers: 18-36 Months, Pre-K: 3-5 Years
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us for Lil' Bookworms Storytime as we explore learning through songs, poems, music, books, movement and more!  ...
This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers: 18-36 Months" group.
This event is in the "Pre-K: 3-5 Years" group.

Lil' Tinkers Playgroup

11:00am - 11:30am
Dunbar Branch Library
Library Branch: Dunbar Branch Library
Room: Dunbar Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months, Toddlers: 18-36 Months, Pre-K: 3-5 Years
Program Type: Playgroups
Event Details:
Join us for Lil' Tinkers Playgroup. During our play sessions we will explore cognitive, social, and emotional development, along with mastering fine and gross motor skills, all through play!  ...
This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.

Playgroup at the Library

11:00am - 11:30am
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months
Program Type: Playgroups
Event Details:
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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teens: Anime Afternoon

12:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies & Performances
Event Details:
Come hang out in the Teen Zone and watch a variety of anime shows every Thursday from 12pm to 7:30pm. ...
This event is in the "Pre-K: 3-5 Years" group.

Books and More Storytime

4:00pm - 4:45pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Pre-K: 3-5 Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytimes
Event Details:
Enjoy books, interactive songs and a simple craft. ...
This event is in the "Elementary: 6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.

Children's Sewing Club

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Clendenin Branch Library
Closed
Required
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Room: Clendenin Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary: 6-11 Years, Tweens: 10-12 Years
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Each class will cover a different hand sewing skill and a small project to make. ...
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Creative Writing Club

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Event Details:
Do you like to write? Do you suffer from writer's block? Do you need some honest criticism on your work? How about, do you enjoy listening to other's original works? If you answered yes to any of these questions, join our new Creative Writing Club fo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Off The Hook

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Dunbar Branch Library
Library Branch: Dunbar Branch Library
Room: Dunbar Offsite
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Join us for a crafting Needle Work group for crafters who do crochet, knitting, cross stitch, or any hand work crafts.  Bring your current project and be ready for conversation as we work on our crafts and chat around the fire place.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Craft

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Nitro Public Library
Library Branch: Nitro Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Come and join us in making a beautiful fall decoration. Registration is required due to limited seating. Please call the Nitro Public Library to register 304-755-4432.  ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Elementary: 6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Fun: Root Camp 4 Kids

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Children, Elementary: 6-11 Years, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Family
Program Type: Author Events, Family Nights
Event Details:
Join us for a fun evening with local children's author, Connie Nelson.  Ms. Nelson will be sharing her book, Oakie Dokie's Happy Roots, with us, and we will learn how families can unplug and reconnect with nature through reading and related...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

Individuals with disabilities who require accommodation to attend a program at any KCPL facility should contact the ADA Coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the event. Phone: 304-343-4646 ext. 1242 or 1268 Email: facilities@kanawhalibrary.org

Photo & Video

We often photograph and videotape library events. These images are used for publicizing KCPL and its programs. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let the photographer or a staff member know.

This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Movie Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Riverside Public Library
Library Branch: Riverside Public Library
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Family Nights
Event Details:
Movie night for November will be Disney's "LightYear" Popcorn will be served. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 311B Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Author Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Event Details:
In his latest book on travel, history and culture, Postcards from the Borderlands, historian and journalist David Mould explores the meaning of borders. Are they simply political and geographical, marked by posts, walls and fences, or should we think...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

Individuals with disabilities who require accommodation to attend a program at any KCPL facility should contact the ADA Coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the event. Phone: 304-343-4646 ext. 1242 or 1268 Email: facilities@kanawhalibrary.org

Inclement Weather

All programs are subject to rescheduling or cancellation in the event of inclement weather.

Photo & Video

We often photograph and videotape library events. These images are used for publicizing KCPL and its programs. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let the photographer or a staff member know.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Relax and Color

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Experience relaxation as you color your cares away. Bring your own materials or use those provided by the Cross Lanes Library Board. ...