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.

Jul
17
Wed
Adventure Begins! Storytime with LaRita Wright
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Our very own crowd favorite, Ms W, will be presenting a family friendly storytime for our youngest patrons! Come and join the fun!

Adventure Begins! Intro to Self-Publishing Bootcamp
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Also in partnership with Urban Enterprises, this second five day bootcamp focuses on taking a written work and turning into a self published work. This session builds on the first, but it is not required to attend both sessions. A teen can bring their already-written works to this camp to learn from Wyniautta Carter-Foster and Audria Small how to share their stories with the world.

Please register in advance by contacting the library via email at youthservices@ucitylibrary.org, calling 314-727-3150, or stopping by Youth Services.

Computer Class: Internet Basics II
Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Computer Class: Internet Basics II

Build on the concepts of the Internet Basics I class to learn about downloading, printing and file storage.

This class will be held in the Makerspace. Please note that the Makerspace is on the second floor of the library and our elevator is still currently out of service.

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

 

Spirit of Angela West African Dance & Drum
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for a lively family-friendly evening of West African dance and music by acclaimed local dance troupe Spirit of Angela.

Jul
18
Thu
Adventure Begins! Intro to Self-Publishing Bootcamp
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Also in partnership with Urban Enterprises, this second five day bootcamp focuses on taking a written work and turning into a self published work. This session builds on the first, but it is not required to attend both sessions. A teen can bring their already-written works to this camp to learn from Wyniautta Carter-Foster and Audria Small how to share their stories with the world.

Please register in advance by contacting the library via email at youthservices@ucitylibrary.org, calling 314-727-3150, or stopping by Youth Services.

Yoga at the Library
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us Thursdays at 6 p.m. in the auditorium for a free one-hour yoga class. Taught by independent yoga instructor Paul Cunningham, the class is open to all levels of yoga practitioners. Cunningham will teach basic-level yoga postures, breathwork, and dynamic movements designed to increase range of mobility in our joints and muscles. Options will be offered for increased challenge for those who want to go deeper into poses, as well as variations to make poses more accessible as needed.

The yoga class is intended for adults and teens. Please bring your own yoga mat. To register, please call the reference desk at 314-727-3150 or email reference@ucitylibrary.org.

Jul
19
Fri
Adventure Begins! Intro to Self-Publishing Bootcamp
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Also in partnership with Urban Enterprises, this second five day bootcamp focuses on taking a written work and turning into a self published work. This session builds on the first, but it is not required to attend both sessions. A teen can bring their already-written works to this camp to learn from Wyniautta Carter-Foster and Audria Small how to share their stories with the world.

Please register in advance by contacting the library via email at youthservices@ucitylibrary.org, calling 314-727-3150, or stopping by Youth Services.

Jul
23
Tue
Online Author Visit: Elizabeth Acevedo
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join us online to learn about the power of poetry with Elizabeth Acevedo! In this exciting author conversation and Q&A, Acevedo will provide a short reading from her National Book Award winning and New York Times bestselling novel-in-verse, The Poet X serving as the backdrop to this amazing chat!

Register now!

Jul
24
Wed
Adventure Begins! Storytime with LaRita Wright
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Our very own crowd favorite, Ms W, will be presenting a family friendly storytime for our youngest patrons! Come and join the fun!

Adventure Begins! Will Stuck’s Adventure into the Absurd
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Take a journey into Will’s usual high energy and hilarious M.E.S.S. (Music, Education, Stories & Science). Each performance features a story, a song, a science experiment, silliness and plenty of audience participation!