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Events & Classes

Format: 08/15/2018
Format: 08/15/2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

15
Aug

HiSET Class

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Prepare to take the HiSET, the new High School Equivalency Test. Interested students first must attend four days of orientation. Please see library staff for orientation dates. For more information, call 314-367-5000.

15
Aug

Lap Time

Stories, songs and playtime to help develop early literacy skills. Adult must accompany child.
Ages 0-36 months.

15
Aug

Word: Graphics

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Create and modify graphic elements, including: pictures, shapes, WordArt and clipart with Microsoft Word. All classes are free. Registration is required; register online, by phone or in person.

15
Aug

Word: Graphics

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Create and modify graphic elements, including: pictures, shapes, WordArt and clip art with Microsoft Office Word 2016. Registration required.

15
Aug

Choice: Healthy Living for Seniors - Caring for Your Teeth as You Age

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Learn about the struggles associated with caring for your teeth in your senior years with a breakdown of ways to best care for your mouth. We'll discuss alternative dental insurance and Medicare, tools and techniques, gum disease control and available options to replace missing teeth. Presented by Dr. Jeff Sindelar, DDS. Registration must be received at least 48 hours prior to the program. To register, call 314-994-3300 or visit www.agingmissouri.org. Following class, participants may enjoy lunch from St. Louis Bread Company.

15
Aug

Gift of Reading Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Once a month, the Gift of Reading Program provides each preschooler attending story time with a different book to take home to read and start their personal library. Come to story time today and celebrate the Gift of Reading by taking home a free book! Sponsored by the St. Louis County Library Foundation.
Ages 3-6.

15
Aug

Lap Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

You’re never too young for story time! Join us as we present stories, songs, and rhymes that will engage infants and begin their lifelong love of books. Ages 0-36 months.

15
Aug

Lap Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs and playtime to help develop early literacy skills. Adult must accompany child.
Ages 0-36 months. Room 1.

15
Aug

Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills. Adult must accompany child. Ages 3-6.

15
Aug

Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills. Adult must accompany child. Ages 3-6.

15
Aug

Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs, and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills. Adult must accompany child.
Ages 3-5. Children’s Activity Room.

15
Aug

Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Stories, songs and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills.
Ages 3-5. Adult must accompany child.

15
Aug

Story Time

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Join us for stories, songs and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills.
Ages 3-6. Adult must accompany child.

15
Aug

PAWS for Reading

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Do you need to practice your reading? Come read to a friendly service dog from Support Dogs, Inc. She's a great listener. Ages 3-11. Children's Area.

15
Aug

Cards and Games Club

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Choose your favorite card game or board game and match up with others who enjoy playing. Get your own group together for bridge, pinochle, canasta, Scrabble, dominoes or mahjong and have an enjoyable afternoon.

15
Aug

The More You Know, the Less You Go

1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

A licensed Occupational Therapist will discuss the impact of urinary incontinence along with the causes, treatments and prevention using medication and non-medication models. Adults. Registration required. Call Christian Hospital at 314-747-WELL (9355) to register.

15
Aug

Cooks’ Club: Heartfulness Meditation

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Treating cooking with the same mindfulness as meditation can give you a sense of well-being. Today we will put aside our cooking topics for a relaxing introduction to Heartfulness Meditation. The benefits of meditation include stress relief, better sleep and greater concentration. This session will turn cooking into meditation time for you! Adults. Light refreshments served.

15
Aug

Excel II

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Explore basic formulas and functions in a spreadsheet using Microsoft Office Excel. Printing options will also be covered. Registration required.

15
Aug

St. Louis MetroMarket

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

St. Louis MetroMarket will visit the Lewis & Clark Branch every Wednesday from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. offering fresh, affordable produce, along with recipe ideas and meal planning assistance. EBT will be accepted.

15
Aug

Word II

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Learn how to change the look of text using formatting basics, page setup and printing options using Microsoft Word. Registration required.

15
Aug

After School Meals

3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free meals to children Monday-Friday at select SLCL locations during the school year. Stop by after school and enjoy a nutritious meal along with activities for kids. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 5-18.

15
Aug

After School Meals

3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free meals to children Monday-Friday at select SLCL locations during the school year. Stop by after school and enjoy a nutritious meal along with activities for kids. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 5-18.

15
Aug

After School Meals

3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free meals to children Monday-Friday at select SLCL locations during the school year. Stop by after school and enjoy a nutritious meal along with activities for kids. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 5-18.

15
Aug

Discovery Club

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

There's a whole world of wonder to explore. Through projects, experiments and activities, we will navigate through the sciences to figure out the whys and hows of this big, beautiful universe we live in.
Ages 7-11. Registration required.

15
Aug

TAG

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Want to meet new friends and plan great library programs? Join our Teen Advisory Group meeting!
Grades 6-12.

15
Aug

Bringing Design into your Game Session

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Develop and design games for your next game night and impress your friends and family! Learn how to bring balance, intrigue, story and strategy into your games with resources from our online classes, books and ebooks. Come with ideas ready-to-go and learn how to expand them, or learn how to brainstorm an idea for a new fun game! Adults and teens.

15
Aug

Evening Storytime

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Stories, songs and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills.
Ages 0-6. Adult must accompany child

15
Aug

Hatha Yoga

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Join instructor San Mueller for a session of hatha yoga. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat or floor towel. Adults. Meeting Room 1.

15
Aug

Travel Blog Basics

7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Share your summer vacation with friends and family by creating a travel blog! This program will teach you how to create or enhance your travel blog. Learn more about writing and photography and discover information on national histories and cultures using online courses and other library resources.
Adults and teens.