Calendar of Events

All events are open to the public, unless otherwise noted. To narrow the events displayed in the calendar select from the list of Categories and/or Tags. To display this calendar in another format, select from the list of views on the top right corner of the calendar. Click on any event to see more details and to sign up when applicable.

For questions about events, please contact the appropriate department below.

Adult:

(314) 821 5770, Option 3

Teen:

(314) 821 5770, Option 4

Children:

(314) 821 5770, Option 4

Technology:

(314) 821 5770, Option 5

 

12:00 AM
  Mondays, 11/1, 11/,8 11/15, 11/22, 11/29 Receive awesome relaxation crafts each week for the month of November. Supplies will be provided by the library. Pick up in the Teen Room. No Sign-up needed.  Just[...]
Nov 29 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
7:00 PM
Are you motivated by the company of others? Writing doesn’t have to be a solitary act. Meet up virtually with your fellow NaNoWriMo writers! The library will provide the Zoom, you provide the words. This[...]
Nov 30 all-day
12:00 AM
DIY Storytime Kits. Ages 2-5 Put on your own storytime with this DIY kit created by your local librarians! Each kit will include an activity, tips, and a book to keep.  No sign up needed.[...]
7:00 PM
Celebrate the holiday season with three crafts to boost your decorating and gift-giving! All materials will be provided. Masks are required for this in-person meeting. Registration is required and attendance is limited.  
Dec 2 all-day
12:00 AM
First Art  Thursday,  December 2, 2021 Introduce your little one to the tactile wonders of paint, glue and more with these easy at home art based activities!  Recommended for 18 months to age 4. Sign[...]
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a book discussion! This month’s book selection will be An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz. In a quest to transform the Kirkwood[...]
12:00 AM
Let’s Feed the Birds: Family Bird Feeders Saturday, December 4, 2021 All ages Make 2 bird feeders!  Sign-up required, supplies need to be picked up by 12/11/21.
Dec 4 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1:00 PM
Celebrate your month of literary abandon with a virtual TGIO (Thank Goodness It’s Over) party. Any St. Louis NaNoWriMo participant, regardless of word count or win status, is welcome to attend. We can chat about[...]
Dec 4 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Tween Art Club Saturday, December 4 @ 2 PM Ages 9-12 Tween Art Club is where tweens gather together to challenge their various art skills through creative prompts and chat with other tweens while doing[...]
Dec 5 all-day
12:00 AM
Virtual Storytimes Sundays 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 2021 Join us every other Sunday for a new virtual storytime geared to children ages 2-5. Join our virtual storytime e-mail list to receive a[...]
Dec 5 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Sunday, December 5, 2:00-3:30 pm We are a group of teens (ages 12-18) who discuss books, ideas for programs, and teen collections, and receive service hours for it! Meetings are held the first Sunday of[...]
12:00 AM
Snow Globe Craft Ages 8-12 Monday, December 6, 2021 Make this winter craft. Sign-up required, supplies need to be picked up by the December 13, 2021.
Dec 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Waste Tide by Chen Qiufan. This will be a virtual event on Zoom. Registration is required to receive the meeting link. Use the form below to register.  
Dec 8 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
No pressure to finish a book this month! We’ll end our year with an informal trivia about books, movies, and pop culture. There will be prizes for those who attend! This meeting will take place[...]
12:00 AM
December 9, 2021 Sign up for Books for Babies and an accompanying storytime kit to enhance your participation from home. We will contact you for pick-up of the kit and email you with a storytime[...]
12:00 AM
At Home Family Book Club Kit Monday, December 13, 2021 Ages 8-12 Book Club Kits will be available for pick up. The kits will include a copy of the book and some discussion questions as[...]
Dec 15 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of A Noel Killing by M.L. Longworth. This will be a virtual event on Zoom. Registration is required to receive the meeting link. Use the form below to register.  
Dec 16 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Thursday, December 16, 7:00-8:30 pm Looking to grow as a writer or bond with other teen writers in your community? Join the Teen Creative Writing Club where you will receive monthly writing prompts and the[...]
Dec 18 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
This month’s book is Fuzz by Mary Roach. This in person meeting might be changed to a virtual setting based on updates to public health orders. An announcement will be sent via email if the[...]
Dec 19 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Sunday, September 26, October 24, November 21, December 19, 2021.  2:00 – 4:00 pm Ages 12-18 Have you ever wished you could attend Hogwarts? Now you can! Kids on Brooms is a beginner-friendly, collaborative role-playing[...]