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Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Not Your Average Book Club

2:00pm - 3:30pm
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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Book Club Night

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Riverside Public Library
Library Branch: Riverside Public Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
October book is "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas. Book club determines the books they read. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

St Albans Writes

6:00pm - 7:30pm
St. Albans Branch Library
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Room: St. Albans Community Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Author Events, Book Discussions
Event Details:
The Advisory Board, for the St. Albans Branch Library, is proud to present St Albans Writes...a monthly speaker series featuring local authors.  Bill Currey is the author of two books, It’s A Road Trip and Coal River Rising: The Coal Riv...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events
Event Details:
Discuss books from the comfort of your home or office during our Freedom to Read Week Virtual Book Chat! Join us on the KCPL Facebook page for a discussion of challenged books, from the classics to modern tales. Don't worry -- you don't need to read ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Thursday Afternoon Book Group

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 308/309 Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Thursday Afternoon Book Group will be reading Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann. Copies will be made available at the 3rd floor circulation desk starting September 7th. ...

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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.

Food Allergies

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

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.

Cross Lanes Fiction Addiction

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Other
Event Details:
Join Aubry and Jessica for a new evening book club where we explore a different genre of fiction each month while we enjoy a delicious hot beverage and some snacks. This month we will be discussing the memoir The Glass Castle by Jeanette Walls a...

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.

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group

11:00am - 12:00pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Join the Cross Lanes Book Discussion Group to discuss our October selection: We Are Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler. The book is available to check out four weeks before our meeting at the Cross Lanes Branch Library's circulation desk...

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 "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Facebook
Age Group: Children, Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens, Adults, All Ages
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual Events, Other
Event Details:
During KCPL's Freedom to Read Week (October 1 - 7), visit our Facebook page each day at 7:30 pm for a new post about challenged Children's books and their authors. The posts will stay up, so be sure to check out all seven days of information! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Show and Tell Book Club

6:00pm - 7:00pm
St. Albans Branch Library
Library Branch: St. Albans Branch Library
Room: St. Albans Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Are you interested in joining a book club, but aren't sure you would be interested in the selected titles? In our Show and Tell Book Club, you get to choose . Maybe you just want to listen to what other readers have to say. That's okay, too. The them...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Elk Valley Book Group

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Elk Valley Branch Library
Library Branch: Elk Valley Branch Library
Room: Elk Valley Meeting Room A/B
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
This month we will be discussing "Remarkably Bright Creatures" by Shelby Van Pelt .  Books are available at the circulation desk, or from the library's downloadable services.  Light refreshments provided by the Elk Valley Advisory board.&nb...

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.

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

Read All About It

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sissonville Branch Library
Library Branch: Sissonville Branch Library
Room: Sissonville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Join the Sissonville Library book discussion group for a fun book chat! The book we will be discussing this month is Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens. Refreshments will be provided but feel free to bring a dish to share if you wish! ...

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 "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Group

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Teen Book Group is now meeting at a new time! Join Jessica right after school to discuss what you're currently reading, enjoy some snacks, and meet new friends!  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Inclement Weather

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Monday Night Book Group

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 311A Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Details:
Join us for Monday Night Book Group. We will be reading Dirt Music by Tim Winton.  ...

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.

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.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Wednesday Book Group

11:30am - 1:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 308 Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Join us on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 11:30, as we discuss each month's title at the Main library in Charleston.  ...
This event is in the "Tweens: 10-12 Years" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Club

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sissonville Branch Library
Library Branch: Sissonville Branch Library
Room: Sissonville Meeting Room
Age Group: Tweens: 10-12 Years, Teens
Program Type: Book Discussions
Event Details:
Miss Cathy is starting a new book club for teens and tweens! For this event, we will be discussing Gallant by V.E. Schwab. Feel free to bring refreshments, though some will be provided. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Thursday Afternoon Book Group

3:00pm - 4:30pm
Main Library
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Main 308/309 Conference Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Thursday Afternoon Book Group will be reading Open Secrets by Alice Munro. Copies will be made available at the 3rd floor circulation desk starting October 5th. ...

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.

Food Allergies

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

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.

Cross Lanes Fiction Addiction

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Library Branch: Cross Lanes Branch Library
Room: Cross Lanes Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Other
Event Details:
Join Aubry and Jessica for a new evening book club where we explore a different genre of fiction each month while we enjoy a delicious hot beverage. This month we will be discussing the classic horror novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jacks...

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.

Inclement Weather

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

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

Not Your Average Book Club

2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.  ...