Calendar of Events

See calendar below for virtual programs! In-person programming and outreach services are suspended until further notice.  

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

 

Apr 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
This year’s annual One Author One Kirkwood author is Brit Bennett! Brit Bennett is the author of the dazzling coming of age novel The Mothers and the National Book Award nominated novel, The Vanishing Half.[...]
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a discussion of Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions by Valeria Luiselli. To find electronic and print copies in the Kirkwood Public Library catalog,[...]
12:00 AM
Virtual Sunday Storytimes Sundays April 11, 18, 25 Join our virtual storytime e-mail list to receive a new storytime video every week on Sunday! Sign up required. 
Apr 19 @ 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
11:00 AM
Monday, April 19 @ 11 am Sign Up Required It is never too early or late to start engaging in STEAM literacy with your little scientists! Sign up to receive the link to a video[...]
Apr 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us for a virtual discussion of The Searcher by Tana French. Please enter your email in the form below to receive a meeting invitation.
12:00 AM
Virtual Sunday Storytimes Sundays April 11, 18, 25 Join our virtual storytime e-mail list to receive a new storytime video every week on Sunday! Sign up required. 
Apr 25 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Attend the Kids Knitting It Forward meeting that would have been held at KPL through Zoom. Email kidsknittingitforward@gmail.com for the Zoom meeting info. Where: Zoom  
Apr 29 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
6:00 PM
Have questions about registering your business or nonprofit? Want to know more about copyright and trademark? Bring your business or nonprofit legal questions and meet with a Lawyer one-on-one via Zoom.  Registration is required. There[...]
May 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a virtual book discussion! This month’s book is Piranesi by Susanna Clarke. Please sign up using the form below to receive a meeting invitation.  
May 4 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
A long time ago in a library far, far away… We are celebrating May the Fourth with a virtual panel discussion via Zoom about all things Star Wars. Our moderator will put questions to our[...]
May 6 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a virtual discussion of This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger. For questions or access to the Zoom meeting, email Anne Lund Hensley at annelundhensley@gmail.com.
11:00 AM
With this seminar learn how you can break down your objectives and secure the financial future of your business. You’ll learn how to finance your business, budget for future success, and take control of your[...]
May 12 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a discussion of Rules of Civility by Amor Towles. This month’s discussion will take place via Zoom. Please sign up using the form below to receive a meeting invitation!  
1:30 PM
Part of our Missouri Bicentennial Programming Less black men applied to medical school in 2014 than in 1978 and black men have the lowest life expectancy in the United States. With only 2% of American[...]
May 16 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
1:30 PM
Attend the Kids Knitting It Forward meeting that would have been held at KPL through Zoom. Email kidsknittingitforward@gmail.com for the Zoom meeting info. Where: Zoom  
May 19 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
2:00 PM
Join us for a virtual discussion of The Red House Mystery by A.A. Milne. Please enter your email in the form below to receive a meeting invitation.  
7:00 PM
Join us virtually (by phone or computer) for a discussion of The Last Children of Mill Creek by Vivian Gibson. To find electronic and print copies in the Kirkwood Public Library catalog, click here. In a[...]
May 22 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
10:00 AM
Join us for a virtual book discussion! This month’s book is The Radium Girls by Kate Moore. Please sign up using the form below to receive a meeting invitation.  
May 22 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
1:00 PM
There is a reason you’ve been hearing so much about mindfulness lately. Hundreds of research studies have proven its effectiveness in improving focus, sleep, stress management, and overall physical and mental wellbeing. Learn what mindfulness[...]
Jun 1 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
7:00 PM
Join us for a virtual book discussion! This month’s book is The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin. Please sign up using the form below to receive a meeting invitation.