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 5

Children:

(314) 821 5770, Option 4

Technology:

(314) 821 5770, Option 3

 

Jan 31 @ 5:15 PM – 8:00 PM
5:15 PM
“Curl Up With a Good Book” Winter Book Sale. Featuring Fiction, Mystery, Children’s Books, History, Biography, Art and More… Numbered line tickets will be given out starting at 4 PM on Friday afternoon in the[...]
Feb 1 @ 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
10:00 AM
“Curl Up With a Good Book” Winter Book Sale. Featuring Fiction, Mystery, Children’s Books, History, Biography, Art and More…
Feb 3 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
6:30 PM
Did you know that Deaf people have a rich and unique culture with its own language, traditions, and more? Did you know that many Deaf children and adults were forbidden from using American Sign Language[...]
Feb 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Trivia Winter is coming! Gather up your five most knowledgeable Banermen and compete in Kirkwood Public Library’s Game of Thrones Trivia Night. The winning House will receive themed trophies made from the Library’s 3D printer![...]
Feb 8 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
Do you have an electric pressure cooker, or plan to get one, and aren’t sure how to use it? This hands-on class will cover different pressure cooker models, appliance features, safety tips, additional equipment you[...]
2:00 PM
A winter concert for children and adults young at heart, featuring a reading of Ezra Jack Keats’ Caldecott Award book, The Snowy Day, with original music by CCO Artistic Director William Bauer. A second show[...]
3:00 PM
A winter concert for children and adults young at heart, featuring a reading of Ezra Jack Keats’ Caldecott Award book, The Snowy Day, with original music by CCO Artistic Director William Bauer.
Feb 12 @ 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 Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead. We meet monthly at 612 Kitchen and Cocktails located on Woodbine Avenue in Kirkwood
Feb 13 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us as we discuss This is How you Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mothar.
Feb 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
Join us as we discuss This Tender Land  by William Kent Krueger. 
Feb 16 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
“A Tribute to the Music of Gordon Lightfoot” Kirkwood resident Gary Hochberg will perform a series of Gordon Lightfoot’s classic tunes.  Gary is a member of the Kirkwood Arts Commission and is Chairperson of the[...]
Feb 18 @ 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 Tuesday night Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe[...]
Feb 19 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us as we discuss Murder in the Locked Library by Ellery Adams.
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of They Were Her Property by Stephanie F. Jones-Rogers In the quest to transform the Kirkwood area into a prejudice-free community of highly respectful individuals, CFUH initiates ongoing dialogue and social interaction to[...]
Feb 22 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
The U.S. Census is required under the U.S. Constitution to occur every 10 years and is the process of counting every resident in the country. The U.S. Census data is used to make decisions about[...]
Feb 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. Registration required. Please bring to the meeting: One pair of size 8, 9, or 10[...]
Feb 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
The U.S. Census is required under the U.S. Constitution to occur every 10 years and is the process of counting every resident in the country. The U.S. Census data is used to make decisions about[...]
Feb 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Plum blossom flowers are a symbol of perseverance, hope, beauty, and purity in Chinese culture. Create your own watercolor painting of these beautiful flowers! All supplies are provided. This is an adult crafting program. Registration required.[...]
Feb 27 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
The library offers various forms of digital media, from eBooks to streaming movies. Join us for another Tech Savvy Series program and learn how to use Hoopla, Libby, OverDrive, and our newest streaming service, Kanopy.[...]
Feb 29 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
This feature documentary investigates the “Citizen Isolation Centers” – harsh and secret World War II prisons created within the Japanese American incarceration camp system to separate citizens deemed by the American Government as“trouble-makers”. Interviews of professors,[...]