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Events & Classes

Format: 07/19/2018
Format: 07/19/2018

Thursday, July 19, 2018

19
Jul

File Management

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

Learn how to organize, backup, copy, move and delete documents and other computer files. All classes are free. Registration is required; register online, by phone or in person.

19
Jul

Google Docs

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

Use Google Docs to create, edit and format documents. Printing and saving in the Internet cloud, using Google Drive will also be covered. Registration required.

19
Jul

PowerPoint III

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

Add sound, movies, hyperlinks and custom animations to a slideshow presentation using Microsoft Office PowerPoint. Slide Master and photo album features will also be explored. Registration required.

19
Jul

Resume Rescue

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

Learn ways to optimize your resume for jobs online, the applicant tracking system and more in this lecture-style class for job seekers. Registration required.

19
Jul

Word II

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

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

19
Jul

2 Year Old Story Time

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

Stories, songs and other fun activities to help develop early literacy skills. Ages 24-36 months. Adult must accompany child.

19
Jul

Animal Magic

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

Enjoy animal themed music and meet the live animals featured in the song. Presented by Animal Magic, Inc.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

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. Adult must accompany child.
Ages 2-5. Room 1.

19
Jul

Lap Time

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

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

19
Jul

Lap Time

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

Join us for stories, songs and play time to help develop early literacy skills. Ages 0-36 months. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

19
Jul

Lap 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 0-36 months.

19
Jul

OASIS: Matter of Balance

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This 8-week evidence based workshop by OASIS explores factors that can lead to a fall and practical tips to keep yourself on your feet. Improved flexibility and range of motion with stretches and light movements are introduced in the third class. Participants attend each week and will receive a free workbook to keep. Registration required. Call Missouri Baptist Medical Center at 314-996-LIFE (5433) to register.

19
Jul

Stirring After Sunset

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

Get up close to live nocturnal animals as we immerse ourselves in nature at night and learn which animals are nocturnal and diurnal. Presented by Saint Louis Zoo. Ages 5-10. Registration required.

19
Jul

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 3-5. Meeting Rooms 1 & 2.

19
Jul

Story Time

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

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

19
Jul

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. Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

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.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Story Time

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

Story Time is a combination of stories, finger plays, and action songs all designed to
teach early literacy skills to children and help them discover the joy of reading. Ages 3-7.

19
Jul

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.

19
Jul

Story Time

10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

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

19
Jul

Story Time

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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

19
Jul

Free Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 2-18. Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Free Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 2-18.

Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18. Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.
Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.
Meeting Rooms 1 & 2.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.
Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.
Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a free nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.

Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

Summer Lunches at SLCL

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Operation Food Search will provide free lunches to children at select SLCL locations this summer, Monday-Friday. Stop by and enjoy a nutritious lunch along with some activities for kids. Pizza will be provided on Fridays. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 0-18.

Groups, please contact hosting branch at least 24 hours prior to attending so that the proper amount of meals may be ordered.

19
Jul

How To Draw Characters

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

Learn to bring your characters to life with local artist Todd Tevlin. Ages 12-18. Registration required.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Animal Magic

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

Enjoy animal themed music and meet the live animals featured in the song. Presented by Animal Magic, Inc. Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Celia’s Sing-along Dance Party

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

This world-famous, one-woman show is a rockin’, stompin’, hollerin’ good time.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Picture Book Putt-Putt

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

Putt your way through your favorite book characters in our mini golf course.
Ages 5-11. Registration required. Meeting Rooms 1 & 2.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Preschool Parachute Play

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

Enjoy energetic, imaginative activities for little ones and their grown-ups using a colorful parachute.
Ages 3-5. Registration required.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Preschool Parachute Play

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

Enjoy energetic, imaginative activities for little ones and their grown-ups using a colorful parachute. Ages 3-5. Registration required.
Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Stories of Note

2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Jay and Leslie of Laughing Matters will lead you in a detective story that takes a musical turn. Meeting Room 1.

19
Jul

The Blues Highway

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

Musician Vince Martin explores the “Blues Highway” stretching from New Orleans to Chicago and beyond. Examine the evolution of the blues over time through images and music.
Adults and teens. Registration required. Room 2.

19
Jul

Get Creative: Sun Catchers

3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Drop by the Children's Section to show your creativity with crafts and activities. Ages 7-11. Groups, please contact hosting branch for registration and to inquire about space availability for all summer programs.

19
Jul

Quilty Pleasures

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

For those who love to quilt or are just beginning, join us in sewing hand-stitched quilt blocks. Share your experience and knowledge as we stitch and chat and have fun learning the art of quilting. All skill levels are welcome.
Adults. Registration Required.

19
Jul

Chess Lessons

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

The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of St. Louis will offer free group chess instruction to children at the library.

19
Jul

Drawing Practice

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

Explore art techniques; basic materials provided, but you are welcome to bring your own pencils, pens, or sketchbook.
Adults and Teens.

19
Jul

Come Write In - Camp NaNoWriMo

6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Writing doesn't have to be a solitary act. You can NaNoWriMo all year round. The library will provide plenty of comfortable space, power outlets for your laptops and refreshments.
Adults.

19
Jul

Living Your Yes with RA (Registration Full)

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

Dr. Terry Moore, Rheumatologist at Saint Louis University Hospital, will discuss how to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor and other tips and tricks on how to live better with your rheumatoid arthritis. Presented by the Arthritis Foundation.
For questions, please email manselm@arthritis.org or phone 314-391-2092.

19
Jul

Space on Screen: "Apollo 13" (1995)

6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Join us for the movie, “Apollo 13” in honor of the Apollo 11 moon landing anniversary. Light refreshments provided. MPAAA rating: PG. Running time: 140 min. A Destination Moon program.
Adults. Room 1.

19
Jul

Paint to Music

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Enjoy a relaxing evening listening to music while painting. Let the music inspire your artwork. Supplies and refreshments provided.
Adults and teens. Registration required. Meeting Rooms 1 & 2.

19
Jul

Strategy Board Game Night

6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to play games like Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Pandemic, etc? Or have you just wondered what these are all about? Come join other gamers for a fun night of strategy board games. Personal board games are welcome.
Registration requested. Upstairs Program Room.

19
Jul

LEGO Club

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

Have fun building with LEGOs. We'll provide the LEGOs, you provide the creativity! LEGOs will be provided for use during the program.
Ages 5-11.

19
Jul

Totally 80s Trivia

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

Do you love the 80s? Compete with other fun-loving trivia fans to see who knows the most about the most radical decade ever. Awesome 80s snacks provided.
Adults.