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Upcoming Events

Format: 02/08/2023
Format: 02/08/2023

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

By registering and participating in the Library’s virtual program, you understand that the video and audio content is streamed to other participants if your microphone or video camera are on. Anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian’s permission to participate and anyone age 9 or younger must have direct adult supervision for the duration of the program.

17
Feb

Classic Movie Matinee

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

Remember the good old days! Bring a snack and enjoy an afternoon of classic movie magic. In honor of Black History Month, we will be showing “A Raisin in the Sun” PG-13 128 min.

17
Feb

Cards & Games Club

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Discover a new game or enjoy your favorite with others. Various card and board games are available. Adults.

17
Feb

Emergency Preparedness

2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
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Presented by the St. Louis County Office of Emergency Management
Being prepared can greatly reduce the impact a disaster will have on you and your family. Learn how to create a solid emergency plan and which items you need in your emergency kit.
Adults. Registration recommended.

17
Feb

Civil Rights Leader Carlotta Walls LaNier Author of “A Mighty Long Way: My Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High School”

The St. Louis County Library’s Black History Celebration presents the 2023 Frankie Freeman Inspirational Lecture Civil Rights Leader Carlotta Walls LaNier, author of “A Mighty Long Way: My Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High School.” When 14-year-old Carlotta Walls walked up the stairs of Little Rock Central High School on September 25, 1957, she and eight other black students only wanted to make it to class. But the journey of the “Little Rock Nine,” as they came to be known, would lead the nation on an even longer and much more turbulent path, one that would challenge prevailing attitudes, break down barriers, and forever change the landscape of America. For Carlotta, simply getting through the door of her high school involved angry mobs and racist elected officials. But entry was simply the first of many trials. Carlotta Walls LaNier’s engrossing memoir is a testament not only to the power of a single person to make a difference but also to the sacrifices made by families and communities that found themselves a part of history. Books available from Left Bank Books.

18
Feb

Black History Month Scavenger Hunt

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Come search the shelves in our scavenger hunt with clues based upon influential Black authors. Participants will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a prize. In celebration of Black History Month.
Teens and adults.

18
Feb

Excel I

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
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Learn the basics of navigating a spreadsheet, including entering, editing and deleting data using Microsoft Office Excel 2016.
Registration required.

Prerequisites: Word II or equivalent experience.

18
Feb

Intro to Computers I

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
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New computer users will practice with the computer mouse and other basic computer concepts using Windows 10.
Registration required.

Prerequisites: No previous computer experience is necessary.

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