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What's Happening @ SLCL

Me, My Community and Art

Artists from Bread and Roses Missouri will lead a new art project each week during the summer lunch program that helps kids tell a story about themselves, their family and community. Learn more.

Design a Bookmark Contest

Calling all aspiring artists and designers! SLCL is seeking creative designs from kids and teens for our Design a Bookmark Contest. Entries will be accepted June 1-July 7, 2023. Learn more.

Career Guidance Series for Teens

Teens will learn the difference between a job and a career, how to provide the best customer service, and how to keep track of finances during this multi-session series. Learn more.

Pride Month

St. Louis County Library will celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month with special programming throughout June. Events include rainbow story time, film and book discussions, dance parties, pride-themed craft programs and more. Learn more.

Summer Lunches

SLCL and Operation Food Search are teaming up to provide lunches to children this summer at select SLCL locations. Starting June 5, nine SLCL branches will offer a nutritious lunch along with activities for kids from 12:00–1:00 p.m., Monday–Friday. Meals will be available free of charge for children 18 and under. Learn more

2023 Summer Reading Club

St. Louis County Library Summer Reading Club - June 1 through August 5

St. Louis County Library’s popular summer reading clubs kick-off on June 1 and run through August 5. The program offers great prizes for the whole family! Sign up beginning June 1 and receive a free book when you register. You'll also be entered in an electronic raffle for a chance to win a $50 Target gift card each week. Learn more.  

The Shelf

The ultimate library streaming service for the Hispanic community is now available with your library card! The Shelf provides access to streaming movies, series and performing arts in Spanish. Learn more.


St. Louis MetroMarket visits the Lewis & Clark Branch on Wednesdays from 3:00-5:00 p.m. offering fresh, affordable produce, along with recipe ideas and meal planning assistance. Learn more

Virtual Art Show

Celebrate the creativity of the St. Louis County Library community with a month-long virtual art exhibit, showcasing work created during SLCL programs. Visit the gallery online at

Pickleball Kits Available for Check Out

St. Louis County Library will offer Pickleball Kits for check out starting May 15. Anyone with a valid SLCL card can check out a kit. Each kit contains a set of 4 graphite pickleball paddles, 4 balls (two for indoor and two for outdoor play), and a carrying case. The kits can be checked out for 21 days at any SLCL branch. Learn more.