Calendar of Events

Coronavirus Program Closures – As a precaution to help limit the spread of COVID-19 & support public health efforts, the Kirkwood Public Library will be canceling all upcoming programs & outreach until March 30, 2020. As of now, we will still be open our regular hours. For more info, please call 314-821-5770.

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 5

Children:

(314) 821 5770, Option 4

Technology:

(314) 821 5770, Option 3

 

Apr 1 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Apr 1 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Simply “drop in” for help with computers, tablets, the internet and other technologies. No appointment necessary. For one-on-one assistance please refer to our Grab-a-Geek program for scheduled appointments.
Apr 1 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
4:00 PM
Make a Robotic Hand.  Engineer and build with different supplies!  Ages 5-12.
Apr 2 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
9:30 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.
Apr 2 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
10:30 AM
Enjoy the tactile wonders of paint, glitter, glue and more.  Dress to be messy. Recommended for 18 months to age 4. Registration is required. Loading…
Apr 2 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
6:30 PM
Bring your family and friends for a fun and relaxing night of tabletop gaming! Drop in when you can, for one round or a few. We will provide the games, drinks, and light snacks. All[...]
Apr 4 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
10:00 AM
Simply “drop in” for help with computers, tablets, the internet and other technologies. No appointment necessary. For one-on-one assistance please refer to our Grab-a-Geek program for scheduled appointments.
Apr 4 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Join us as the students of the St. Louis Language Immersion School – Chinese present a program of song and dance from their Chinese New Year Gala celebration!
Apr 4 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
2:30 PM
Sharpen your cooking skills and put your creativity to the test at this “Chopped”-style food program. Can you make it through the rounds to win? Ages 12-18. Online registration required. Loading…
Apr 5 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Have a voice at the library! Meet with other teens to discuss books, ideas for programs and teen collections, eat pizza and receive service hours! Meets one Sunday a month starting in March.March 1April 5May[...]
Apr 5 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
3:00 PM
Trained therapy dogs visit the library. Come read with a furry friend. For all ages.
Apr 6 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Storytimes using books and play to learn about basic science concepts.
6:30 PM
Join us as we host an evening 1000 Books before Kindergarten storytime that will have a special theme matching our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Calendar.All books read will count toward your child’s 1000 books.Everyone is[...]
Apr 7 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Apr 8 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Apr 8 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Simply “drop in” for help with computers, tablets, the internet and other technologies. No appointment necessary. For one-on-one assistance please refer to our Grab-a-Geek program for scheduled appointments.
4:00 PM
How would you survive an attack of grizzly bears? Learn all about the science behind survival. Ages 5-12.
Apr 8 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Ever thought books were best discussed over drinks and food?  Join us for a discussion of The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See. We meet monthly at 612 Kitchen and Cocktails located on Woodbine Avenue in Kirkwood.  
Apr 9 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
9:30 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.
Apr 9 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us as we discuss The Raven’s Tower by Ann Leckie.  
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Closed for Public Health Concerns

For the safety of our patrons and staff, Kirkwood Public Library will be closed March 17th until further notice. No items will accrue fines. Please keep items until we reopen.

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