Calendar of Events

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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

 

May 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Build two different bird feeders from simple craft supplies and recycled materials to keep your birds happy this summer! All materials will be provided. Masks are recommended. Registration is required and attendance is limited.  
10:30 AM
Summer Science – Bubble Making on the Front Law Thursday, June 2, 2022 Location: The front lawn of the library. Time: 10:30 am Ages: 5-12 What makes unpoppable bubbles?  Experiment with different ingredients to find[...]
Jun 3 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
6:30 PM
June 3, 2022 Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm Location: Front Lawn Are you and your family members competitive? Do you like to play board games? Join us for a family game night on the lawn[...]
Jun 4 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
This month’s book is The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin. Masks are recommended. Register using the form below to receive updates about meeting changes.  
Drop-In IT @ Computer Lab
Jun 4 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Simply “Drop-In” for basic help with computers, tablets, the internet and other technologies. No appointment necessary. Library staff reserves the right to limit the amount of assistance provided based on complexity of topic or number[...]
2:00 PM
Math and Art – The Art of Repeating Patterns Saturday, June 4, 2022 Location: Library Meeting Room Time: 2:00 pm Ages: 8 to 12 Join us for fun with repeating patterns, called tessellations. These kinds[...]
Jun 5 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Waves of Fun…in Missouri? There’s the West Coast, and the East Coast, and then there’s the secret jewel: the No-Coast! Join Missouri author Amanda E. Doyle for an afternoon of watery discoveries around the state, perfect[...]
Jun 6 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
10:30 AM
Monday, June 6, 2022 Ages 2-5 years Join us every Monday for storytime on the front lawn of the library. Please bring a blanket.    
Jun 6 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Missouri Department of Conservation presenters Donna Philips & Karen Zelle will review the impact of environmental stressors on the natural habitats needed for a sustainable future. We’ll look at the contribution of native plants to[...]
Jun 7 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
6:30 PM
Improv classes for kids Tuesday, June 7, 2022 Location: Kirkwood Public Library Meeting Room Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm Ages: 8-12 Act It Out: Students will take some of today’s greatest stories and make them[...]
Jun 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Kaiju Preservation Society by John Scalzi. This meeting will take place on Zoom. Registration is required to receive the meeting link. Use the form below to register.  
10:30 AM
Wacky Wednesdays are back! Join us at the Kirkwood Park Ampitheatre for a different Children’s Performer Wednesdays at 10:30 am throughout the summer. Bring your crew to Swords and Roses celebrate shore leave with singing,[...]
1:00 PM
This 90 minute in-person class will introduce technology start-ups, or those thinking about starting one, to the initial steps of how to develop their idea. It will provide a brief overview of the Tech Business[...]
Jun 8 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Music of Bees by Eileen Garvin. For the time being, this book club will meet in the Library’s meeting room, instead of our usual off-site location. Masks are[...]
Jun 9 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Thursday, June 9, 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[...]
Jun 10 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
10:30 AM
Friday, June 10, 2022 Location: Front Lawn of Library Time:10:30 am Ages 2-5 years Join us for storytime on the front lawn of the library. Please bring a blanket.    
Jun 10 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
6:00 PM
Celebrate and learn more about PRIDE month with other teens! There will be crafts, games, food, trivia, and more! (Ages 12-18) This is an in-person program. Masks are required. An announcement will be sent by[...]
12:00 AM
At Home Family Book Club Kit June 12, 2022 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 well[...]
Jun 12 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Sunday, June 12, 2:00-3:30 pm Teen Advisory Board: We are a group of over twenty teens (ages 12-18) who discuss books, ideas for programs, and teen collections, and receive service hours for it! Meetings are[...]
Jun 13 all-day
12:00 AM
Reading Buddies Monday, June 13, 2022 Kids entering grades 1-4 are paired with a teen Big Buddy for weekly one-on-one reading time. Little Buddies – (Grades 1-4) apply online, or pick up a paper copy[...]