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Events & Classes

Format: 10/25/2020
Format: 10/25/2020

Program sites are accessible. Upon two weeks' notice, accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities. Call 314-994-3300 or contact us.

October 2020

25
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

25
Oct

Virtual Program: Super Stolie's Halloween Daydream

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You're invited on a musical Halloween adventure with songs about candy, a not-so-spooky ghost story and all the fun things that go along with one of our favorite holidays! This virtual program will be available on the library's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary) Friday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, October 29.

26
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

26
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

26
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

26
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

26
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

26
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

26
Oct

Virtual Program: Super Stolie's Halloween Daydream

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You're invited on a musical Halloween adventure with songs about candy, a not-so-spooky ghost story and all the fun things that go along with one of our favorite holidays! This virtual program will be available on the library's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary) Friday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, October 29.

26
Oct

Virtual Program: Boos & Booze

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

Presented by Monster Paranormal.
Grab a cold one and learn about the history and hauntings of infamous St. Louis Beer Barons.
Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

27
Oct

Drive-thru COVID Testing

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

St. Louis County Department of Public Health is providing drive-thru COVID-19 testing at several St. Louis County Library locations this fall. Testing will take place in the branch parking lots. Appointments are required and can be made by visiting https://stlcorona.com and selecting “COVID-19 Testing.”

27
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

27
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

27
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

27
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

27
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

27
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

27
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

27
Oct

Virtual Program: Super Stolie's Halloween Daydream

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You're invited on a musical Halloween adventure with songs about candy, a not-so-spooky ghost story and all the fun things that go along with one of our favorite holidays! This virtual program will be available on the library's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary) Friday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, October 29.

27
Oct

Virtual Program: Ukulele Jam Session

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

Grab your ukulele and join us for a virtual jam session on Zoom! Each session we’ll play through eleven songs in an hour. Chords and lyrics will be available online. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering. Adults.

27
Oct

Worldbuilding

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

A little bit of research can turn your worldbuilding from generic to magical. Learn how to use the library’s free resources to get the information you need and how to incorporate it into your story. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

28
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

28
Oct

Eye Thrive Vision Screenings and Eye Exams

9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Eye Thrive will be providing free, on-site vision screenings, eye exams and prescription glasses to eligible children age four through 12th grade with a completed permission form signed by a parent/guardian. The initial vision screening identifies possible vision impairment, and will be offered from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Children that are identified as having possible vision concerns during this screening will then receive a full eye exam with an optometrist and receive prescription glasses, if needed, on-board the Mobile Vision Clinic from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

28
Oct

CANCELED - St. Louis MetroMarket

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

St. Louis MetroMarket will visit the Lewis & Clark Branch every Wednesday from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. offering fresh, affordable produce, along with recipe ideas and meal planning assistance. EBT will be accepted.

28
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

28
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

28
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

28
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

28
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

28
Oct

Virtual Program: Introduction to Job Hunting

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

SLCL's resources can show you how to find career matches, discover detailed
career-focused summaries on hundreds of occupations and create lists of
companies who may be hiring.

Adults. Registration required.
Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after
registering.

28
Oct

Virtual Program: Harry Potter Escape Room

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

Love puzzles? Love Harry Potter? Test your ability to navigate the halls of Hogwarts and and escape in this virtual Harry Potter themed escape room! Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

28
Oct

Virtual Program: Super Stolie's Halloween Daydream

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You're invited on a musical Halloween adventure with songs about candy, a not-so-spooky ghost story and all the fun things that go along with one of our favorite holidays! This virtual program will be available on the library's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary) Friday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, October 29.

28
Oct

Virtual Program: Getting More out of FamilySearch

6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

Basic search techniques will miss most records in FamilySearch. Learn to navigate unindexed image collections, search the FamilySearch catalog effectively, and use advanced search features to tap into hard-to-find records.Pre-requisite: FamilySearch Basics or equivalent research experience.

28
Oct

Virtual Program: Mystery Thriller and True Crime Book Discussion

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

This month we are reading "The Spook in the Stacks" by Eva Gates . Digital copies are available through Hoopla and print copies can be requested through the library's catalog. Adults. Registration required to receive access to this Zoom event.

29
Oct

Drive-thru COVID Testing

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

St. Louis County Department of Public Health is providing drive-thru COVID-19 testing at several St. Louis County Library locations this fall. Testing will take place in the branch parking lots. Appointments are required and can be made by visiting https://stlcorona.com and selecting “COVID-19 Testing.”

29
Oct

Virtual Program: Balance Barre Series

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

Presented by Vitality Ballet
Join us this October for a weekly class using the barre (chair) for stability while moving to beautiful music focusing on balance, flexibility, posture, coordination, strength-building and memorization. No prior dance experience or special attire is necessary. Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

29
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

29
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

29
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

29
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

29
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

29
Oct

Virtual Program: Mat Pilates

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

Enjoy the health benefits of Pilates to relieve stress and improve flexibility. Beginners welcome. Please dress comfortably and have a mat or towel.
Presented by the Fit and Food Connection.Teens and adults. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

29
Oct

Virtual Program: Super Stolie's Halloween Daydream

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

You're invited on a musical Halloween adventure with songs about candy, a not-so-spooky ghost story and all the fun things that go along with one of our favorite holidays! This virtual program will be available on the library's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary) Friday, October 23, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, October 29.

29
Oct

Virtual Program: LGBTQ+ Book Discussion Group

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

This month we are reading "The Gilda Stories" by Jewelle Gomez. Digital copies are available through Hoopla and print copies can be requested through the Library's catalog. Adults. Registration required to receive access to this Zoom event.

29
Oct

Virtual Program: National Novel Writing Month Kickoff

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

Presented by NaNoWriMo. Meet the fellow St. Louis writers who are about to embark on a month of literary abandon with you! Get your ideas flowing with writing games so you're ready to write in November. Registration required. Adults. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

30
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

30
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

30
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

30
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

30
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

30
Oct

Virtual Program: Librarians Read In The Dark

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

Listen to your favorite librarians from St. Charles City-County and St. Louis County read short stories guaranteed to chill your spine. Adults and teens. Registration required. Participants will receive zoom information via email immediately after registering.

31
Oct

Fall Into Fitness: Walking Challenge

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Explore your favorite walking path or try a hike in the area. Pick up a log curbside at any branch starting October 1 and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Adults and teens.

31
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

31
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

31
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

31
Oct

Notary Services Available

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free notary services are available at select St. Louis County Library branches in October. Please bring your ballot, along with a photo ID. Notaries will be available to notarize mail-in ballots for the November 3 election. Presented in partnership with the Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis and the National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis.

31
Oct

Virtual Program: Frankentoys

3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
RegisterChecking availability...

Learn how to create your own monster-mashed creations with old toys. Vote for your favorite of our creepy creations. Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after registering.