The 2023 Festival will be held on Saturday, October 21.
Love the Book Festival and want to help out? We're looking for volunteers to help set up the Used Book Sale on Friday, October 20, and to help with the Used Book Sale and the Grand Lobby Information Table on Saturday, October 21.
Word Play is a fun, interactive area for children and caregivers to play and learn during the Book Festival. KCPL and the following community organizations will provide hands-on activities:
Campbell Family Farm and Animal Encounters Petting Zoo
Children’s Theatre of Charleston
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in West Virginia
Kanawha County Extension Master Gardener Association
Step by Step, Inc.
West Virginia Department of Education
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
9 am - 5 pm Word Play
12:30 pm Children's Storybook Costume Parade