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

 

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.  
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.  
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 @ 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 @ 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.  
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[...]
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a book discussion! This month’s book selection will be The Sum of Us:  What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee. In[...]
Jun 21 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
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 your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe you’ll[...]
Jun 26 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Email kidsknittingitforward@gmail.com. Please email us to set up a one on one lesson, which will be in the Kirkwood Area.  
Jun 29 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Make and enjoy several different recipes for non-alcoholic cocktails and refreshing summer drinks. Weather permitting, this event will be on the library lawn. In case of rain or extreme heat, we will be in the[...]
Jul 3 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Enjoy an acoustical concert  of John Denver tunes from local Kirkwood resident Gary Hochberg. Gary Hochberg is a former member of the Kirkwood Arts Commission and the Kirkwood Arts Foundation. He served for several years[...]
Jul 5 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir. This meeting will take place on Zoom. Registration is required to receive the meeting link. Use the form below to register.  
Jul 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Do you have a collection with some unique pieces? Or an antique with a fascinating history? Maybe you picked up something while traveling and there’s a story behind it? Come and share your treasures at[...]
1:00 PM
This offering is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have little or no knowledge of writing a business plan and want to learn about using the planning process as a foundational management[...]
Jul 13 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Silent Sister by Diane Chamberlain. For the time being, this book club will meet in the Library’s meeting room, instead of our usual off-site location. Masks are recommended.[...]
Jul 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
This month’s book is The Day the World Came to Town by Jim DeFede. Masks are recommended. Register using the form below to receive updates about meeting changes.  
Jul 19 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
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 your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe you’ll[...]
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a book discussion! This month’s book selection will be Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement by Tarana Burke. In a[...]
Jul 24 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Email kidsknittingitforward@gmail.com. Please email us to set up a one on one lesson, which will be in the Kirkwood Area.