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STArt @ your Library

STArt @ your library - Science, Technology and Art Program for Kids


April-June | July-September | October-December

Family Concert Series: Mr. Stinky Feet  Kids

Bring your dancing shoes and join Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” Cosgrove for a high-energy, interactive concert guaranteed to get the whole family rockin’. Space is limited. Early arrival is recommended.

Friday, July 14 6:30 p.m. Headquarters
(Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)

Color Lab  Kids

Preschoolers learn about the colors of the rainbow and get creative with a color mixing activity. Presented by Mad Science. Ages 3–5. Registration required.  

Tuesday, July 18  2:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Monday, August 14 10:00 a.m. Oak Bend
Friday, August 18 10:00 a.m. Indian Trails
Tuesday, August 29 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Wednesday, September 6 10:00 a.m. Eureka Hills
Tuesday, September 19 10:00 a.m.   Weber Road

Block Party  Kids

Stack ‘em up and knock ‘em down! Let your child’s inner artist explore the third dimension with a variety of blocks. Ages 3–6. Registration required.

Tuesday, July 11 10:00 a.m.  Headquarters
Friday, July 14 10:00 a.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Tuesday, July 18  10:00 a.m. Indian Trails
Thursday, August 17 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Saturday, September 2  10:00 a.m. Grant’s View
Wednesday, September 13 11:00 a.m. Natural Bridge
Monday, September 25 6:30 p.m. Meramec Valley

My Amazing Body Can Dance!  Kids    

Get your whole body moving as you discover all the important things that let you move. An accomplished ballet dancer will make a special appearance. Presented by DaySpring School of the Arts. Ages 3–7. Registration required.

Monday, May 1  10:30 a.m. Thornhill
Friday, July 7 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Saturday, July 8 10:00 a.m.  Eureka Hills
Monday, July 17 2:00 p.m. Rock Road
Friday, August 4 2:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Friday, August 11 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Tuesday, August 29 10:00 a.m. Weber Road
Thursday, September 28 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons

Magic Nuudles  Kids

Create fabulous artwork without getting messy. We will use biodegradable cornstarch material to make fun sculptures to take home. Ages 3–7. Registration required.

Saturday, April 8  10:00 a.m. Rock Road
Saturday, July 8 10:00 a.m. Indian Trails
Tuesday, July 18 2:00 p.m. Cliff Cave
Wednesday, July 19 6:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Thursday, July 20 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Tuesday, August 1 10:00 a.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, August 1 3:00 p.m. Eureka Hills
Thursday, August 3 2:00 p.m. Oak Bend
Wednesday, August 9 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Tuesday, August 22 6:00 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Tuesday, September 12 10:00 a.m. Meramec Valley

Flower Scientist  Kids

Become a botanist and use tools to dissect flowers and learn about their purpose in the natural world. Make a tiny bouquet and plant a flower to take home. Presented by Missouri Botanical Garden. Ages 5–11. Registration required.

Friday, July 14 2:00 p.m. Oak Bend
Friday, July 21 2:00 p.m. Rock Road
Wednesday, August 2 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Thursday, August 10 6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Wednesday, August 16 4:30 p.m. Headquarters
Wednesday, August 23 2:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Thursday, August 31 6:30 p.m. Grant’s View
Saturday, September 16 2:00 p.m. Weber Road
Tuesday, September 19 4:30 p.m. Eureka Hills

Animals in My Backyard  Kids

Learn about the variety of wildlife in your backyard and ways you can help them and the environment. Build a habitat for a native species to take home to your own backyard. Presented by Endangered Wolf Center. Ages 5–10. Registration required.   

Saturday, July 8 3:00 p.m. Eureka Hills
Wednesday, July 12 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Thursday, July 20 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Saturday, August 12 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Saturday, August 26 2:00 p.m. Rock Road
Monday, September 18 4:30 p.m. Grant’s View

Tech Time  Kids

Get hands-on experience with some cool tech stuff that’s out there for kids. Ages 7–10. Registration required.

Monday, July 10 3:30 p.m. Eureka Hills
Thursday, July 13 2:00 p.m. Samuel C. Sachs
Monday, July 24 2:00 p.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, August 1 2:00 p.m. Grant’s View
Monday, August 7 6:30 p.m. Meramec Valley
Tuesday, August 15 6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Tuesday, August 22 6:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Monday, September 11 6:30 p.m.  Natural Bridge
Monday, September 18 6:30 p.m.  Indian Trails
Tuesday, September 26 4:30 p.m.   Oak Bend

The Boy Who Snared the Sun  Kids

Morning Glory and Eagle Feather live in a time when animals, not humans, rule the earth. When Eagle Feather creates mischief, it is up to one of the smallest members of the animal kingdom to save the day. Presented by Monkey Tales Theatre. Ages 3–12.

Friday, April 14 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Saturday, July 1 10:00 a.m. Grant’s View
Tuesday, July 11 2:00 p.m. Lewis & Clark
Tuesday, August 1 2:00 p.m.  Rock Road
Saturday, September 2 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs

Graffiti Art Kids  Teen

Learn the ins and outs of aerosol art. Express your creative side while using spray paint cans, rollers and other graffiti art tools. Presented by Freedom Arts and Education. Ages 8–14. Registration required.

Wednesday, April 12  4:00 p.m. Rock Road
Saturday, July 8 2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Monday, July 10 6:00 p.m. Natural Bridge
Wednesday, July 12 2:00 p.m. Headquarters
Tuesday, August 1 7:00 p.m. Eureka Hills
Saturday, September 2 10:00 a.m. Cliff Cave
Thursday, September 7 3:30 p.m. Weber Road
Tuesday, September 26 4:30 p.m.  Indian Trails

Haitian Market Dance Kids

Experience Rabordy, Djoumba and Contradance set to the rhythms of the Haitian drums. Explore the culture of Haiti and learn Haitian Creole vocabulary. Presented by Rodney Lindor. Ages 5–12.

Saturday, April 8  2:00 p.m. Prairie Commons
Tuesday, July 11 2:00 p.m. Rock Road
Tuesday, August 29  6:30 p.m. Jamestown Bluffs
Saturday, September 23 10:00 a.m. Samuel C. Sachs