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 2

Teen:

(314) 821 5770, Option 3

Children:

(314) 821 5770, Option 4

Technology:

(314) 821 5770, Option 3

 

Feb 17 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
In 1850, St. Louis was the eighth largest US city with a population that was 50% foreign-born. German and Irish immigrants were among our largest communities. Today, our region is 21st and our foreign-born population[...]
Feb 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 Tuesday night Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe[...]
Feb 20 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us as we discuss Go to My Grave by Catriona McPherson. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Feb 21 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Half Has Never Been Told by Edward E. BaptistHot copies of this title can be found at the Kirkwood Public Library. Check if one is available by calling[...]
Feb 24 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Youth grades 4 and up are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting-based community service projects. Parents, grandparents, guardians and adults are welcome to knit with the group. Have fun, learn to knit[...]
Feb 27 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Carry all your things in style! Join us to add your own flair to a canvas tote. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited in this adult crafting program.  Sign up below, or call the[...]
Feb 28 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Learn about Facebook the most popular social network in the world. Connect with family, friends, and long lost classmates! Registration required. Call 314-821-5770, option 2 or sign up below. Loading…
2:00 PM
In St. Louis, the World’s Fair still rules. Carol Shepley, author of St. Louis — An Illustrated Timeline, Second Edition, has new research that proves why we shouldn’t ever get over it. In 1904, St.[...]
Mar 7 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Eunice: The Kennedy Who Changed the World by Eileen McNamara Hosted by Library volunteers. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Books on Tap @ 612 Kitchen and Cocktails located on Woodbine Avenue in Kirkwood
Mar 13 @ 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 Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian.  We meet monthly at 612 Kitchen and Cocktails located on Woodbine Avenue in[...]
Mar 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Mar 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for a discussion of The Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian. Looking to buy a copy to be signed on the night of the author talk? Our event partner, Left Bank Books is offering a special deal: https://www.left–bank.com/one-book-one-kirkwood[...]
Mar 17 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Enjoy local Kirkwood guitarist and vocalist Gary Hochberg play his own individual style of American folk and in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, a few Irish tunes as well! Programs are free and open to[...]
Mar 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 Tuesday night Stitching Club! Bring the project you’ve been neglecting or your fresh ideas for a new piece. Maybe[...]
Mar 20 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us as we discuss The Flight Attendant by Chris Bohjalian. Looking to buy a copy to be signed on the night of the author talk? Our event partner, Left Bank Books is offering a special deal: https://www.left–bank.com/one-book-one-kirkwood Programs[...]
Mar 21 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of The Buffalo Soldier by Chris Bohjalian. Hot copies of this title can be found at the Kirkwood Public Library. Check if one is available by calling 314-821-5770 and selecting[...]
Mar 24 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Youth grades 4 and up are invited to learn to knit and participate in knitting-based community service projects. Parents, grandparents, guardians and adults are welcome to knit with the group. Have fun, learn to knit[...]
7:00 PM
Today’s racial problem is the result of the negative image of Black people created centuries ago to justify the Unpaid Labor System (legal slavery). This false image was pressed into the American mindset during 250[...]
Mar 28 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Did you know that your iPhone has a powerful camera? Depending on the model of your iPhone, you may have an 8-12 megapixel camera.  Which means you can take some amazing pictures from your phone!  If[...]
Apr 2 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Do you remember the town of Cicely? Do you take your coffee at Central Perk or the Double R Diner? Do you despise Alex Krycek? You’re invited to the Kirkwood Public Library’s “90s TV Trivia[...]
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Due to Inclement Weather, the Library is CLOSING at 3PM.
Friday, February 15

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