Playaway Launchpads are now available for checkout! These devices come pre-loaded with educational games and interactive content for kids. No wi fi required. Request one through the catalog and pick it up via curbside. Learn more.
What's New @ SLCL
SLCL is partnering with several justice involved organizations to provide a Tap In Center at the Florissant Valley Branch for individuals to get legal assistance and connect with local support services during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Tap In Center will be open on Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m. starting October 20. Learn more.
St. Louis County Library and the Miriam Learning Center are partnering to provide free, in-person and virtual tutoring for special needs children at five library branches starting October 12. Visit http://bit.ly/FreeMiriamTutoring
to review eligibility requirements and complete an intake form or call 314-961-1500. Learn more.
Free notary services are available during curbside service hours at several 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. Learn more.
Parents and caregivers can register kids ages 0-6 for the Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award reading challenge starting October 1. Read at least 5 of the 10 nominees to receive the link to the online ballot and a chance to win one of the nominated titles. Winners will be notified by January 15, 2021. Learn more.
Explore your favorite walking path or hike and keep track of your miles. Pick up a log curbside at any branch or print one a home, and return it by November 15. Prizes will be awarded to those who accumulate the most miles. Learn more.
Miss browsing the collection? Try a Curbside Bundle! Give us a few hints about what you like to read, watch or listen to and branch staff will create a surprise selection for you to pick up curbside. Learn more.
St. Louis County Library is partnering with the St. Louis Area Diaper Bank to provide families in need with emergency diapers. Starting September 23, the Florissant Valley and Lewis & Clark branches will serve as curbside emergency diaper distribution sites where families can pick up a one-time supply of 50 diapers. Learn more.
Drive-thru meal service will resume on Monday, September 14. St. Louis County Library and Operation Food Search are providing drive-thru food pick-up for children from 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. at 10 SLCL branches. Participating branches will provide two shelf-stable breakfasts and two lunches every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Meals will be available free of charge for children ages 18 and under. Meals will be distributed in the branch parking lots. Learn more.