Kan You Kazoo?
If you can hum, you can play the kazoo! Bring your little musicians to the library where we will teach them the basics of playing the kazoo, as well as a few beginning musical concepts. Kazoos provided. Ages 3-6. Registration required.
|Tuesday, July 8||10:00 a.m.||Indian Trails|
|Monday, July 14||10:00 a.m.||Weber Road|
|Wednesday, July 16||10:00 a.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Wednesday, July 16||2:00 p.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Friday, July 18||10:00 a.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Monday, July 21||7:00 p.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Tuesday, July 22||10:00 a.m.||Lewis and Clark|
|Thursday, July 24||2:00 p.m.||Natural Bridge|
|Monday, July 28||10:00 a.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Monday, July 28||2:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|
|Tuesday, July 29||10:00 a.m.||Tesson Ferry|
|Friday, August 29||10:00 a.m.||Rock Road|
|Friday, September 5||10:00 a.m.||Grand Glaize|
|Friday, September 5||10:00 a.m.||Headquarters|
|Saturday, September 13||2:00 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Tuesday, September 16||10:30 a.m.||Thornhill|
What does a young child love more than banging on things? Not much! Bring your little ones to the library and let them go wild as we provide all sorts of fun things to make beats on and with. Ages 3-6. Registration required.
|Tuesday, July 1||10:00 a.m.||Grand Glaize|
|Saturday, July 12||2:00 p.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Wednesday, July 16||2:00 p.m.||Rock Road|
|Saturday, July 19||2:00 p.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
|Monday, July 21||10:00 a.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Friday, July 25||10:00 a.m.||Indian Trails|
|Wednesday, July 30||10:00 a.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Monday, August 4||1:00 p.m.||Headquarters|
|Monday, August 4||2:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|
|Wednesday, August 6||2:00 p.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Friday, August 8||10:00 a.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Friday, August 15||10:00 a.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Saturday, August 16||2:00 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Thursday, August 28||10:00 a.m.||Lewis and Clark|
|Friday, September 12||10:00 a.m.||Thornhill|
Songwriting Workshop with Dino O'Dell
Award-winning songwriter Dinosaur O'Dell explores the creative process with a hands-on songwriting workshop. Dino utilizes improvisation, idea generation and collaboration techniques to tease the rhythm, melody and lyrics from your imagination. Ages 8-11. Registration required.
|Monday, September 15||4:30 p.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Monday, September 15||7:15 p.m.||Bridgeton Trails|
|Tuesday, September 16||10:30 a.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Tuesday, September 16||6:30 p.m.||Mid-County|
|Wednesday, September 17||4:00 p.m.||Tesson Ferry|
|Wednesday, September 17||7:00 p.m.||Rock Road|
|Thursday, September 18||7:00 p.m.||Daniel Boone|
Dino O'Dell Concert
Rock out with award-winning children's musician and storyteller Dino O'Dell. Dino's interactive show engages with funny characters, lots of action, music and stories. All ages welcome.
|Friday, September 19||7:00 p.m.||Daniel Boone|
Learn to play a wide array of percussion instruments from around the globe. We will explore the basic rhythms and techniques for bongos, congas, maracas, guiros, claves, agogos, cowbells, pandeiros and more. We will survey the musical cultures of Cuba, South America and Africa. Ages 8-16. Registration required.
|Wednesday, July 9||6:30 p.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Saturday, July 12||10:00 a.m.||Indian Trails|
|Monday, July 14||6:00 p.m.||Lewis and Clark|
|Thursday, July 31||2:00 p.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Monday, August 4||2:00 p.m.||Grand Glaize|
|Tuesday, August 26||3:30 p.m.||Weber Road|
|Wednesday, September 3||4:30 p.m.||Oak Bend|
|Thursday, September 4||7:00 p.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
|Saturday, September 13||11:00 a.m.||Thornhill|
Name That Tune, Teen Edition
Compete with other teens in a game show-like music trivia contest. Prizes awarded to the winners! Ages 12-18. Registration required.
|Monday, July 7||6:00 p.m.||Lewis and Clark|
|Wednesday, July 9||2:00 p.m.||Daniel Boone|
|Friday, July 11||7:00 p.m.||Meramec Valley|
|Tuesday, July 15||6:00 p.m.||Natural Bridge|
|Tuesday, July 15||7:00 p.m.||Eureka Hills|
|Wednesday, July 16||7:00 p.m.||Samuel C. Sachs|
|Friday, July 18||6:00 p.m.||Oak Bend|
|Wednesday, July 23||7:30 p.m.||Florissant Valley|
|Monday, July 28||6:30 p.m.||Cliff Cave|
|Wednesday, July 30||7:00 p.m.||Rock Road|
|Friday, August 8||2:00 p.m.||Thornhill|
|Thursday, August 14||7:00 p.m.||Indian Trails|
|Friday, August 15||6:00 p.m.||Grand Glaize|
|Thursday, August 21||7:00 p.m.||Tesson Ferry|
|Tuesday, September 23||6:30 p.m.||Prairie Commons|
|Wednesday, September 24||3:00 p.m.||Weber Road|
|Thursday, September 25||7:00 p.m.||Jamestown Bluffs|
St. Louis County Library's 5th Annual Battle of the Bands
Saturday, July 12
6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Bands can enter online between May 26 and June 8 at www.slcl.org/teens.
Vote online for your favorite band
June 11-June 29.
The three bands with the most votes, plus two critics' choices will be the five finalists to compete at the Battle of the Bands on Saturday, July 12.