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National Library Month Prize Drawings

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Contests, Other
Event Details:
Celebrate April as National Library Month! Visit the Main Library Children's Services Department during April and enter to win a prize. Prize drawings will be held every Saturday in April at 4:30 pm with winners being notified the following Monday. R...

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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

Main Library Patrons with strollers, wheelchairs, or other wheeled devices will find it easier to use the Jacobson Tower entrance on Quarrier Street or the Skybridge entrance via Summers Street Garage.

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National Poetry Month: Blackout Poetry

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, Family, Seniors, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Celebrate National Poetry Month in April by testing your creativity with blackout poetry! Blackout poetry is a form of poetry where you use book pages or newspaper articles and redact words until what is left creates a poem. Drop-in at any time...

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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

Main Library Patrons with strollers, wheelchairs, or other wheeled devices will find it easier to use the Jacobson Tower entrance on Quarrier Street or the Skybridge entrance via Summers Street Garage.

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 "All Ages" group.

National Library Week

All Day 4/7 - 4/13
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes & Workshops, Contests, Displays & Exhibits, I-Spy & Scavenger Hunts, Storytimes
Event Details:
Celebrate National Library Week (April 7-13, 2024) with a family visit to your local library! Attend a program, check out books & DVDs, use our meeting rooms, & so much more.  ...

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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

Main Library Patrons with strollers, wheelchairs, or other wheeled devices will find it easier to use the Jacobson Tower entrance on Quarrier Street or the Skybridge entrance via Summers Street Garage.

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.

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 "All Ages" group.

National Library Week Buttons!

All Day 4/8 - 4/13
IDEA Lab
Library Branch: IDEA Lab
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, IDEA Lab
Event Details:
Show off how much you love your library by making a library or book button in the IDEA Lab! This week only, in honor of National Library Week, all library and book related buttons are free! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Elk Valley Advisory Board Used Book Fundraiser

10:00am - 3:00pm
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Fundraisers & Book Sales
Event Details:
Find some great deals while helping support the library.  Choose from books, DVDs, magazines and children's books.  Sponsored by the Elk Valley Advisory Board. ...

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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

Main Library Patrons with strollers, wheelchairs, or other wheeled devices will find it easier to use the Jacobson Tower entrance on Quarrier Street or the Skybridge entrance via Summers Street Garage.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Elk Valley Advisory Board Used Book Fundraiser

10:00am - 3:00pm
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Fundraisers & Book Sales
Event Details:
Find some great deals while helping support the library.  Choose from books, DVDs, magazines and children's books.  Sponsored by the Elk Valley Advisory Board. ...

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

Main Library Patrons with strollers, wheelchairs, or other wheeled devices will find it easier to use the Jacobson Tower entrance on Quarrier Street or the Skybridge entrance via Summers Street Garage.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Author Visit: Heather Day Gilbert

11:00am - 2:00pm
Clendenin Branch Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Author Events
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Event Details:
Award-winning author Heather Day Gilbert will be doing a presentation and book signing at the Clendenin Branch Library.  It's a perfect time to meet the author and check out her bestselling Barks & Beans Cafe cozy mystery series set in ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Poetry MadLibs!

All Day 4/15 - 4/20
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: IDEA Lab, Other
Event Details:
Celebrate National Poetry Month by picking up a poetry fill-in-the-blank in the Teen Zone or IDEA Lab from April 14th - 20th! We've taken some of the most famous poems ever written... and completely ruined them. Help us fix them by filling in the bla...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Kanawha Mall

9:00am - 1:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

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Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Spring Plant Swap Week and Seed Library

All Day 4/16 - 4/22
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Got Plants? Share your garden plants, flowers, shrubs, houseplants, etc. at our first annual plant swap. Bring clearly labelled, healthy cuttings in small containers and pick out something to take back home with you.  Got Seeds? We'll also be...

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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 "All Ages" group.

Dollar General (Glasgow)

9:00am - 12:30pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Moe's Smoke Shop (Route 60)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
To help kick-off our spring plant swap, Dr. Becky Linger of the West Virginia Master Naturalist Program will give a fun and informative presentation on which native plants are best to support our native pollinators, the risks of pesticides, and sod p...

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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 "All Ages" group.

Dollar Tree (Belle)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Cabin Creek Clinic

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

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Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Seed Exchange and Starting Seeds

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Sissonville Branch Library
Library Branch: Sissonville Branch Library
Room: Sissonville Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: STEM
Event Details:
Join Ms. Cathy for this special spring program! Bring plenty of seeds you don't want and trade them with other attendees or what the library has on hand. Start some seeds while chatting with others. All materials will be provided except whatever seed...

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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 "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: IDEA Lab
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, IDEA Lab, STEM
Event Details:
Help us recycle our leftover 3D print plastic! Earth Day is here and we are inspired to turn our trash into treasure -- with your help, of course. Stop by the IDEA Lab and pick up a 3D Plastic Art take-and-make while supplies last. Make sure to tag K...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Kanawha Mall

9:00am - 1:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Dollar General (Glasgow)

9:00am - 12:30pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Moe's Smoke Shop (Route 60)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Family Fun: Earth Day

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: Family, All Ages
Program Type: Family Nights, Holiday
Event Details:
Stories, crafts and other activities will encourage you to find ways to care for the earth. Recycle and reuse plastic items into something useful at home. Make a model of the earth to display at home as a reminder to care for the earth. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Kanawha Mall

9:00am - 1:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Dollar General (Glasgow)

9:00am - 12:30pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Moe's Smoke Shop (Route 60)

2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bookmobile
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Bookmobile

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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