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.

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.

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
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!

Adult Summer Reading Discussion: Arrow of God
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for the second discussion in our Adult Summer Reading Big Book Challenge focusing on The African Trilogy by Chinua Achebe. This month, we’ll discuss Arrow of God, led by Ahlam Jaber, a St. Louis University doctoral student studying post-colonial literature and culture.

Jul
25
Thu
Adventure Begins! Finisher’s Party
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you have read 12 hours or more in our Summer Reading Program, then you have your invitation to our Finisher’s Party at MADE for Kids! Join us for Grand Prize pick up and explore all that MADE for Kids has to offer from 6 – 8 p.m.

Jul
31
Wed
Adventure Begins! Take and Makes Available
Jul 31 all-day

Grab a Take and Make craft kit! Three types of kit are available: Pre-school, School Age, and Teen! One per child as there is a limited supply.