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Family Craft: Valentine's Glasses

All Day 2/1 - 2/28
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: Family, All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Heart-shaped glasses to make and wear for Valentine's Day. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Puzzle Exchange

All Day 2/1 - 2/28
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Jigsaw puzzles are on display at the Clendenin Library.  Bring a puzzle and swap it for one of the library's. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Black History Month I SPY Scavenger Hunt

02/01/2023 @ 9:00am - 02/11/2023 @ 4:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Age Group: Children, Family
Program Type: Holiday, I-Spy & Scavenger Hunts
Event Details:
Stop in and complete the Black History Month I Spy Scavenger Hunt in Children's Services. Get a prize!   ...

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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

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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Silver Scissors Cross Stitch

10:30am - 12:30pm
St. Albans Branch Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Classes & Workshops
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
If you have always wanted to try cross stitching but wasn't sure where to start, join us for this beginners friendly class.  Cross stitch kits will be provided.  This class is limited to 5 participants, so register today! ...

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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 "Elementary: 6-11 Years" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nurturing Parenting Program

11:00am - 12:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Elementary: 6-11 Years, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Health & Wellness, Other
Event Details:
Prestera Center employees present a free Nurturing Parenting Program on the first Saturday of each month through Saturday, May 6. The goal of the program is to provide caregivers tools for teaching empathy, self-worth and discipline to their children...

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

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.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

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.

Crafturday: Saturday crafting for Adults

1:00pm - 3:00pm
Riverside Public Library
Closed
Registration
Library Branch: Riverside Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Beginner crochet class. This class will be continued on another Saturday in February. All supplies will be provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 311C (A/B) Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies & Performances
Event Details:
A showing of Judas and the Black Messiah. Offered a plea deal by the FBI, William O'Neal infiltrates the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party to gather intelligence on Chairman Fred Hampton. Starring Daniel Kaluuya and LaKeith Lee Stanfie...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Children, Family, All Ages
Program Type: Movies & Performances
Event Details:
Celebrate Black History Month when magician Rory Rennick brings to life the true story of Henry 'Box' Brown and his incredible journey mailing himself to freedom. ...

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

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.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

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.

I Spy: Library Lovers' Month at the Library

All Day
St. Albans Branch Library
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: I-Spy & Scavenger Hunts
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are invited to join in a special I Spy featuring photos of staff "hanging out" in various spots in the library. ...

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

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.

Tots Story Time

10:00am - 11:00am
Sissonville Branch Library
Library Branch: Sissonville Branch Library
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months, Toddlers: 18-36 Months, Pre-K: 3-5 Years
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join the Sissonville Library for a themed story time and craft. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Not Your Average Book Club

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Dunbar Branch Library
Library Branch: Dunbar Branch Library
Room: Dunbar Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
We will be discussing books in a different genre or topic each month.  Everyone will read their own pick in the genre/topic assigned, bring the book to the group meeting and give a short description of the book.  ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

I Spy: Library Lovers' Month at the Library

All Day
St. Albans Branch Library
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: I-Spy & Scavenger Hunts
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are invited to join in a special I Spy featuring photos of staff "hanging out" in various spots in the library. ...

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

This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Kindness Cards with Cricut

All Day
IDEA Lab
Library Branch: IDEA Lab
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, IDEA Lab
Event Details:
Celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week early by making a kindness card using a Cricut Joy! Whether you're creating a Valentine or simply want someone to know you're thinking of them, choose from hundreds of pre-made designs in Design Space and spread...

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

This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.

Baby and Me Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Interactive program with books, songs, tickle rhymes, knees bounces and more! ...
This event is in the "Babies: 0-18 Months" group.

Baby Playgroup

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 406/407 John L. and Maude Dickenson Room
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months
Program Type: Playgroups
Event Details:
Informal playgroup to encourage play and social interaction between parents, caregivers, and babies. ...
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Light-up Paper Circuit Valentine's

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary: 6-11 Years, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, STEM
Event Details:
Make a light-up Valentine's Day card by creating a paper circuit using copper tape and coin cell batteries. ...

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.

This event is in the "All Ages" group.

It's Our Birthday!

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Clendenin Branch Library
Library Branch: Clendenin Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Holiday, Other
Event Details:
The Clendenin Branch Library has served its community for 45 years! Join as we celebrate with games, crafts and prizes. There will be cupcake decorating for all ages and punch will be served. Refreshments provided by the Clendenin Library Advisory Bo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Group

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Riverside Public Library
Library Branch: Riverside Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
February's book is: Book of Candlelight ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Coffee Time

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Other
Event Details:
Join us for a fun social hour with simple crafts, games and of course coffee. ...

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

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Family" group.

Family Fun Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dunbar Branch Library
Library Branch: Dunbar Branch Library
Room: Dunbar Meeting Room
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Family Nights
Event Details:
Join us for Family Fun Night! Come enjoy quality time with your family at the library. **Activities for this program will vary     - Activities may include crafts, board games, team games, or challenges.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

This event is in the "Family" group.

Truffle Making

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sissonville Branch Library
Library Branch: Sissonville Branch Library
Room: Sissonville Meeting Room
Age Group: Family
Program Type: Family Nights
Event Details:
Enjoy a treat for yourself or make one for a Valentine here at the Sissonville Library  Truffle Making Night. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

I Spy: Library Lovers' Month at the Library

All Day
St. Albans Branch Library
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: I-Spy & Scavenger Hunts
Event Details:
Patrons of all ages are invited to join in a special I Spy featuring photos of staff "hanging out" in various spots in the library. ...

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

This event is in the "Toddlers: 18-36 Months" group.

Tiny Tots Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
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:
Interactive program with books, songs, musical instruments, play 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.

Jump into Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Babies: 0-18 Months, Toddlers: 18-36 Months, Pre-K: 3-5 Years
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Storytime sessions are designed for children up to 5 years of age.  Child and caregiver will enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and much more.  Join us to begin fostering a love of reading and books in our youngest patrons. ...

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.

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.