Calendar

Check here for all of the upcoming events at UCPL. If you have questions about any of them, give us a call at 314-727-3150.

Mar
6
Wed
Family Time Storytime
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

This all ages storytime is built around silliness and giggles! There is no age limit on laughter. Join us as we tell stories, sing songs, and put a smile on your face!

This project is supported by the institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of Secretary of State.

Computer Class: Computer Basics
Mar 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Computer Class: Computer Basics

Join us for Computer Basics in March. In this quick session, we will cover definitions and terminology of computer parts, starting up and shutting down the computer, and basic folder management. Learn about left versus right clicking on a mouse, how to minimize or enlarge the browser window and more.

A limited number of Chromebooks will be available to patron use. Patrons are allowed to bring their own laptops. Adults only.

To register for this event, email reference@ucitylibrary.org or call 314-727-3150

All computer classes are held in the Makerspace on the second floor. *Please note: our elevator is currently out-of-service and our second floor is only accessible via the stairs. 

 

Online Author Event: Nina Totenberg
Mar 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for a free online conversation with Nina Totenberg, NPR’s award-winning legal affairs correspondent, as she talks about her nearly 50-year friendship with Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her book Dinners With Ruth: A Memoir on the Power of Friendships. Dinners with Ruth is an extraordinary account of two women who paved the way for future generations by tearing down professional and legal barriers. It is also an intimate memoir of the power of friendships as women began to pry open career doors and transform the workplace.

Register now!

Treehouse Book Club
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Treehouse Book Club members read a chapter book and then discuss thoughtful questions and eat yummy snacks!

Call Youth Services at 314-727-3150 or email youthservices@ucitylibrary.org to register.

Mar
7
Thu
Preschool Storytime
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Preschoolers will love our Thursday storytimes! Specially crafted for the energy and joy of our 3 to 5 year old patrons, the stories, songs, rhymes, and fun times will entertain and educate.

This project is supported by the institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of Secretary of State.

Mar
11
Mon
Mother Goose and More Storytime
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Mondays are for Mother Goose! Join us as we present a special storytime for lap babies ages 0 to 2 years old that includes stories, rhymes, songs, and fingerplays.

This project is supported by the institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of Secretary of State.

Orcs & Aliens Book Group
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a lively discussion of You Sexy Thing by Cat Rambo at 7 p.m. Monday, March 11 in the UCPL makerspace. For information, email Kara at kkrekeler@ucitylibrary.org.

Mar
12
Tue
Graphic Novel Book Club
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Read a different graphic novel every month and then join us for snacks, activities, and discussion. Don’t have your own copy of our discussion book? Check one out for free from the library!

Call Youth Services at 314-727-3150 or email youthservices@ucitylibrary.org to register.

Club meets 2nd Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
Grades 6 – 8

Mar
13
Wed
Family Time Storytime
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

This all ages storytime is built around silliness and giggles! There is no age limit on laughter. Join us as we tell stories, sing songs, and put a smile on your face!

This project is supported by the institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of Secretary of State.

Computer Class: Internet Basics
Mar 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Computer Class: Internet Basics

Do you ever get frustrated trying to navigate the internet? Have questions about what all these online buttons do? Learn about the differences between browsers and search engines while picking-up useful tips for navigating websites.

A limited number of Chromebooks will be available to patron use. Patrons are allowed to bring their own laptops. Adults only.

To register for this event, email reference@ucitylibrary.org or call 314-727-3150

This class will be held in the new Makerspace at University City Public Library (please be aware that the Makerspace is on the second level of the building and that our elevator is currently out-of-service).