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St. Louis County Library will host the annual Little Readers Festival on Saturday, September 23, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Florissant Valley Branch (195 New Florissant Rd. S.) The event will feature activities, shaved ice, free books, performances by Ms. Libby, story time with Pete the Cat and more. The Festival is recommended for families with children ages 0-5. Overflow parking available at Bangert Park (275 S. New Florissant Rd).

Featured Events

10:00-10:30 a.m. — Miss Libby’s Music Party  
10:30-11:00 a.m. — Pete the Cat Story Time  
11:00-11:30 a.m. — Miss Libby’s Music Party  
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. — Pete the Cat Story Time  
12:00-12:30 p.m. — Meet Fredbird and Louie from the St. Louis Cardinals and Blues   
12:30-1:00 p.m. — Pete the Cat Story Time

Activities & Giveaways

Animal Protective Association  
Cardinals Care  
Florissant Valley Fire Protection  
Ice Shack STL  
The Magic House  
Nine PBS  
Parents as Teachers  
PNC Mobile Learning Adventure  
Ready Readers  
St. Louis Black Authors of Children's Literature  

A complete schedule of Little Readers Festival events can be found at:

Program sites are accessible. Upon two weeks’ notice, accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities. Contact St. Louis County Library by phone 314-994-3300 or visit





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