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What's Happening @ SLCL

Virtual Small Business and Nonprofit Expo

Join us for five days of virtual business networking and education, December 6-10, on a variety of business-critical skills and strategies including entrepreneurial mindset, business planning, marketing, and growing business with Google! Learn more.

Emergency Rental Assistance

St. Louis County residents can sign up to receive emergency rental assistance at four St. Louis County Library branches. Representatives from St. Louis County Government Emergency Rental Assistance Program, the Salvation Army and St. Patrick’s Center maintain regular scheduled hours at several local libraries. Residents can obtain other forms of assistance during these events such as help with landlord negotiations, utility assistance, translation services and housing information. Learn more

Vaccines for Kids Start November 10

St. Louis County Library and the St. Louis County Department of Public Health will offer the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11 starting on November 10, 2021. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced that it formally recommends use of the vaccine for that age group. The Library hosts weekly COVID-19 vaccine clinics at four branches. Health insurance or proof of residency is not required. Appointments can be made at, but walk-ups will also be accepted. Consent forms for ages 5-18 must be completed in order to receive a vaccine.

Diaper Distribution at 5 Branches

St. Louis County Library is partnering with the St. Louis Area Diaper Bank to provide families in need with a supply of diapers each month at five library branches. Families can pick up a supply of appropriately sized diapers or training pants for children ages 3 and under. Learn more.

Grab & Go After School Meals

Operation Food Search provides free grab and go meals to children Monday-Friday at eight SLCL locations. Stop by after school and pick up a shelf stable meal to take home. Learn more.

NASA @ My Library

St. Louis County Library will offer a new line-up of STEAM programming starting in November as part of NASA @ My Library. Programs include special story times, a virtual program about the James Webb Telescope, and take home bags that include a STEAM-based activity and a free book. Learn more.

Period Supplies Available at 5 Branches

Flow kits from the St. Louis Alliance for Period Supplies are available at five SLCL branches. The free kits contain 20 period supplies and are available during drive-thru meals or curbside hours. Learn more

Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award

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 21, 2022. Learn more.

Fall Into Fitness Challenge

Get moving and participate in our Fall Fitness Challenge! Pick up a log at any branch starting October 1 or log your activity on Beanstack. Track your progress and complete the challenge for a chance to win a prize. Learn more.