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

 

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[...]
Apr 3 @ 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
6:30 PM
Join Jenny Armbruster, with NCADA, for “Current Science and Trends in Substance Use. This presentation will examine the most up-to-date research on understanding the brain science of addiction. It will review what are the risk[...]
Apr 6 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
How often do we ignore the gifts in front of us to focus on last week’s problem or next month’s worry? If you’re on this path to regret, two little steps will point you toward peace and[...]
Apr 7 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
April is National Poetry Month, and Kirkwood Public Library is celebrating by hosting Jacqui Germain! Based in St. Louis, Germain is a published poet, activist, freelance writer, and contributing Arts and Culture writer with ALIVE[...]
Apr 10 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for an evening with bestselling author, Chris Bohjalian! Author of twenty novels, Bohjalian will discuss how he uses storytelling to change the world. One Book, One Kirkwood is an annual event to bring[...]
Apr 11 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Apr 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Award-wining St. Louis Bella Corda is a youth guitar ensemble for the St. Louis Academy for Guitar in Kirkwood. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Apr 16 @ 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[...]
Apr 17 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us as we discuss The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Fire Shut Up in My Bones by Charles M. Blow.Hot copies of this title can be found at the Kirkwood Public Library. Check if one is available by calling[...]
Apr 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Just in time for Mother’s Day! This month we’re making DIY hand scrub, bath salts, and lip balm. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited in this adult crafting program.  Sign up below, or[...]
Apr 25 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
You’ve been taking great pictures with your smart phone. Now what? Learn how to share and transfer you pictures to Google photos, icloud, and/or airdrop them to your family and friends. Registration required. Call 314-821-5770, option[...]
Apr 27 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for a discussion of Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard. Programs are free and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you!
Apr 28 @ 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[...]