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PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Download Bookends --
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March-May 2014

Download The Big Read 2014 booklet--
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Download The Edge
Computer Training Catalog --
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January-June 2014

Several of our upcoming programs are listed below. View all programs by branch, audience, or subject by clicking the links at left.


Monday, April 21, 2014

  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Brentwood Branch Library
    9:30 am for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Station
    10:00 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Brentwood Branch Library
    10:30 am for ages 3-6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Talk Time: Practice Your English
    Library Center
    6:30 pm to 7:30 pm in the Grafton room for adults.
    Are you learning to speak English and would like to improve? Meet with other members of the international community for casual conversations. Community volunteers lead the informal sessions.
  • Wilderness Survival Skills with Bo Brown
    Library Station
    7:00 pm for adults.
    Missouri Master Naturalist Larry Maggard will replace Bo Brown as presenter of "Wilderness Survival Skills." Have you got what it takes to survive in the great outdoors? Learn survival skills such as making a fire, creating a shelter and constructing basic tools from Bo Brown, First Earth Wilderness School. A Big Read event.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Station
    10:00 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Tiny Tots Storytime
    Library Center
    10:00 am in the story hour room for infants-36 months.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Strafford Branch Library
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Willard Branch Library
    11:00 am for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Library Station
    11:15 am in the story hour room for infants-age 6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • Racing to Read Storytime
    Library Center
    11:15 am in the story hour room for ages 3-6.
    Our interactive storytimes introduce young children to books, reading and language with stories, songs and activities. Parents learn fun ways to build the early literacy skills their children need to learn to read.
  • "The Call of the Wild"
    Book Discussion
    Brentwood Branch Library
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    By Jack London. A Big Read event.
  • Survival of the Fittest
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
    3:00 pm to 4:30 pm for grades 6-12.
    Can you survive without electricity and computers? Learn about the tools that will make or break you in the wilderness, and hone your survival skills at this program that celebrates endurance and courage! A Big Read event.
  • Get Hooked
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
    3:15 pm for grades 6-12.
    Learn to knit with a loom to create hats, scarves, wraps and more. Already know how to loom knit? Come in to create something new.
  • Earth Day Eco-Crafts
    Brentwood Branch Library
    4:00 pm to 5:00 pm in the meeting room for grades 6-12.
    Celebrate Earth Day by creating an eco-craft. Find out how you can turn recyclables into something cool for yourself and the Earth. We'll have our best eco-crafty books on hand for you to check out. Materials will be provided.
  • Get Hooked on Loom Knitting
    Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
    4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Learn to knit with a loom to create hats, scarves, wraps and more. Or, bring your own project and master your technique.
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