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

 

Jul 17 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
10:30 AM
Jeanie Bryan Puppets: Monkey Tales: Will mischievous monkey outsmart the hungry crocodile or defeat the proud elephant? Introducing two new retellings of classic folktales from India: “The Monkey and the Crocodile” and “Who’s Really Better?”[...]
Jul 18 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
9:30 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.
Jul 19 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
10:30 AM
Create a masterpiece that is messy and unique!  Join us outside for squeeze and squirt art using bottles, and remember to dress for a mess!Ages 3-7. Registration is required. Loading…
Summer Meals @ Meacham Memorial Park
Jul 20 @ 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
12:30 PM
Join Kirkwood Public Library for an exciting new summer program that brings storytime, crafts, and food to community locations in Kirkwood! Along with fun activities for the whole family, children will receive a free meal, a new book,[...]
Jul 20 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Please only sign-up for one Family Cooking class. Each class is the same. This special class for families will go over the basics of how to make delicious meals in your crockpot or instant pot![...]
Jul 22 @ 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM
9:30 AM
Ages 2-5. Drop in for play and learning that happens away from screens. We will offer sensory activities and play to encourage hands on learning.
Jul 22 @ 1:45 PM – 3:30 PM
1:45 PM
Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer. We ask that participants miss no[...]
Jul 23 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Jul 24 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
10:30 AM
All About Owls: Over 200 different species of owls share our earth. Meet several of them while learning the importance of their existence. All About Owls gives you insight into those mysterious birds of the[...]
Jul 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2:00 PM
Please only sign-up for one Family Cooking class. Each class is the same. This special class for families will go over the basics of how to make delicious meals in your crockpot or instant pot![...]
Jul 25 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
9:30 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.
Jul 25 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
6:30 PM
Learn how to design cookies that look almost too good to eat! This is a 2 week class. You must be able attend both the July 25 & Aug. 1 class. Ages 10-12. Registration is[...]
Jul 26 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
1:00 PM
Ages 6-12 Explore and Play with Snap Circuits. Do you love to play with gadgets and gizmos? Try out some of the cool tech in the library!
Jul 27 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
9:30 AM
Babies, toddlers and caregivers are invited to open free play with age appropriate stories, toys, and stations that encourage motor skills and development. Coffee and snacks will be provided for adult caregivers. Ages 6-24 months.
Summer Meals @ Kirkwood Park Community Center
Jul 27 @ 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
12:30 PM
Join Kirkwood Public Library for an exciting new summer program that brings storytime, crafts, and food to community locations in Kirkwood! Along with fun activities for the whole family, children will receive a free meal, a new book,[...]
Jul 28 @ 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[...]
Jul 29 @ 1:45 PM – 3:30 PM
1:45 PM
Children entering grades 1-4 may participate in KPL’s Summer Reading Buddies program. Younger children are paired with teen volunteers for one-on-one reading time over eight-weekly sessions throughout the summer. We ask that participants miss no[...]
Jul 30 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for stories, songs & crafts that encourage the development of early literacy skills.
Jul 31 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
10:30 AM
Sammy J is a master of balloon artistry, jokes, and puns! Space limited, please arrive 30 minutes before the start for tickets.
Aug 1 @ 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
9:30 AM
Storytime for babies 6 – 24 months and their caretakers.