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 8 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
This month’s book is Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro. Masks are recommended. Register using the form below to receive updates about meeting changes.  
Oct 12 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1:00 PM
Learn about the art of the customer discovery process and details about the important components of creating a strong value proposition and marketing strategy. Participants will learn the basics of creating a value proposition statement[...]
Oct 13 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Now meeting on the second Thursday of the month! If you knit, crochet, cross stitch, embroider, or do any other fiber crafts, unwind at our monthly Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or[...]
Oct 19 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Woman in the Library by Sulari Gentill. This meeting will take place in person at the library. Masks are recommended for this in person event. Registration is recommended[...]
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a book discussion! This month’s meeting will be the book You Sound Like a White Girl: The Case for Rejecting Assimilation by Julissa Arce. In a quest to[...]
Oct 23 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
For ages 10 and older. Patrons are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting based community service projects. Supplies are available for beginning projects. Meeting time is 1:30 – 3 pm.  
Oct 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Upcycle a wine bottle into a fun seasonal scarecrow This is an adult crafting program. All materials will be provided. Masks are recommended. Registration is required and attendance is limited.  
11:00 AM
Picking up at the end of his award-winning debut Young Lincoln, Jan Jacobi’s Lincoln in Springfield continues the saga of Abraham Lincoln’s development, as the young man becomes a young professional and politician. The author[...]
Nov 1 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Going Postal by Terry Pratchett. This meeting will take place on Zoom. Registration is required to receive the meeting link. Use the form below to register.  
Nov 3 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Booth by Karen Fowler. For questions, email Anne Lund Hensley at annelundhensley@gmail.com.
7:00 PM
Tired of not hearing back from companies in your job search? Ryan Franklin brings his skills as an executive recruiter to the library in our program on crafting resumes. Find out what gets your resume[...]
2:00 PM
Local Author Kathy Schrenk will be visiting the library to talk about her brand-new book Kirkwood: A Walk Through History. Kathy will be giving recommendations for walking tours and sharing some of the most interesting[...]
Nov 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Have you always wanted to write a novel but haven’t gotten around to it? Join NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) every Monday in November to get started with like-minded individuals. This is a hybrid program,[...]
Nov 9 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1:00 PM
This offering is for current business owners looking for tools and techniques to plan for emergencies, limit your business’s financial risk, and plan for the future with resiliency planning. This is a hybrid virtual/in-person live event,[...]
Nov 10 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Now meeting on the second Thursday of the month! If you knit, crochet, cross stitch, embroider, or do any other fiber crafts, unwind at our monthly Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or[...]
Nov 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Have you always wanted to write a novel but haven’t gotten around to it? Join NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) every Monday in November to get started with like-minded individuals. This is a hybrid program,[...]
Nov 16 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of City of the Lost by Kelly Armstrong. This meeting will take place in person at the library. Masks are recommended for this in person event. Registration is recommended to[...]
6:30 PM
During this event Eva will outline how to get into the best fit school and get the most discounts, the admissions process, and financial aid. We’ll also show you how you can find scholarships and[...]
Nov 19 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
This month’s book is The Woman They Could Not Silence by Kate Moore. Masks are recommended. Register using the form below to receive updates about meeting changes.  
Nov 20 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
For ages 10 and older. Patrons are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting based community service projects. Supplies are available for beginning projects. Meeting time is 1:30 – 3 pm.