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

 

Oct
25
Mon
Halloween Preschool Party
Oct 25 all-day

Halloween Preschool Party

Ages 3-6

Monday, October 25, 2021

Ready to do the monster mash? Throw a party at home with crafts, activities, and a virtual storytime! 

Sign up required, pick up supplies by Oct. 31, 2021

NaNoWriMo Q&A
Oct 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Do you want to write a novel? Join Municipal Liaison Jennifer of the St. Louis region of National Novel Writing Month for a Q&A session about the month-long writing program that happens every November. Ask all your questions about how to write 50,000 words in 30 days, writing time management, and what going virtual means for this global event.

This program will take place virtually on Zoom. Registration is required to receive a meeting link. Use the form below to register.

 


Oct
27
Wed
Adult Craft Night: Canvas Treat Bags
Oct 27 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Get ready for Halloween by designing a spooky stamped canvas bag to hold all your treats. All materials will be provided. Masks are required for this in-person meeting.

Registration is required and attendance is limited.

 


Oct
28
Thu
Books for Babies Storytime with special guest, Author Amy Sklansky!
Oct 28 all-day

October 28, 2021

Sign up for Books for Babies storytime with special guest, Author Amy Sklansky, who will read from her new board book, Knock Knock, Trick or Treat!: A Spooky Halloween along with a baby Halloween kit with a fun surprise!
We will contact you for pick-up of kit and email you with a storytime video link.

 

Halloween Craft
Oct 28 all-day

Halloween Craft

Ages 5-12

Pick up Thursday, October 28, 2021 

No sign-up, pick up while supplies last.

Description: Get into the Halloween spirit with a spooky cute craft! Pick-up the supplies in the Children’s area. 

 

Business Brainstorm
Oct 28 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

If you’re looking to start a business, or looking to grow, attending a brainstorm session is for you. Meet with other business owners, talk through some of your ideas, and learn some of the free resources available to you as a small business. 

This is an in-person event & masks are required for this in-person meeting. Registration is recommended to receive updates about meeting changes. Use the form below to register.


Oct
30
Sat
Building Happiness and Mindfulness Habits
Oct 30 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Join us to learn how to build happiness and mindfulness practices into your life. We will explore five strategies linked to increasing happiness, with a focus on present moment awareness and the incorporation of mindfulness. Within each strategy, you can expect to learn and practice some simple techniques that you can take with you as you work on your individual plan for building happiness. Presented by Places for People.

This event may be rescheduled or changed to a virtual setting based on updates to public health orders. An announcement will be sent via email if the event will take place virtually instead of in person. Masks are required for this in-person event.

Registration is recommended to receive updates about meeting changes. Use the form below to register.

 


Nov
1
Mon
Teen Relaxation Crafts
Nov 1 all-day

 

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 stop by the teen room.

(Ages 12-18)


 

NaNoWriMo Write-In
Nov 1 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 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 program will take place virtually on Zoom. Registration is required to receive a meeting link. Use the form below to register.

 


Nov
2
Tue
DIY Storytime Kits
Nov 2 all-day

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.

Kits available for pick up on Tuesday morning, 11/2/2021 while supplies last.