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Working In America

May 19th | 10:00am - Oct 6th | 9:00pm

Working in America takes an intimate look at how we feel about work.Through powerful photographs and honest stories, the exhibit explores…

SLPL and Operation Food Search to…

St. Louis Public Library and Operation Food Search are partnering together this summer to provide free meals to area children. Together,…

2018 Summer Reading Club @ SLPL

A St. Louis Public Library card is your ticket to new worlds.  Find just what you want.picture books, novels, facts that astound—or…

Become a Friend

Friends of the St. Louis Public Library provide annual support for the St. Louis Public Library, a living cultural institution that…

SLPL @ Your Fingertip!

Download St. Louis Public Library’s App. Gain easy access to: Your Account, Our Catalog, Location and Hours, Events, Library News...

Events

Comics University: History of Horror… Comics University: History of Horror…

Jun 27th | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
History of Horror Comics presented by Jonathan NorfleetA History of Horror Comics will take you on a crash course through the origins of…
History of Horror Comics presented by Jonathan NorfleetA History of Horror Comics will take you on a crash course through the origins of…

Jeanie Bryan's "The Celia & Little Celia… Jeanie Bryan's "The Celia & Little Celia…

Jun 30th | 10:00am - 11:00am
This is a one-of-a-kind musical puppetry experience featuring singalong favorites plus new original music. This popular show delights…
This is a one-of-a-kind musical puppetry experience featuring singalong favorites plus new original music. This popular show delights…

Chess Tournament Chess Tournament

Jun 30th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you want to learn chess? Interested in competing in a friendly tournament to improve your stills? All ages and skill levels are…
Do you want to learn chess? Interested in competing in a friendly tournament to improve your stills? All ages and skill levels are…

Comics University: Publishing and… Comics University: Publishing and…

Jul 5th | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
What goes into a successful pitch? Join comics creator Wendy Xu as she walks you through the finer points of putting your story together…
What goes into a successful pitch? Join comics creator Wendy Xu as she walks you through the finer points of putting your story together…

Planting the Seed- A Writing and… Planting the Seed- A Writing and…

Jul 7th | 10:00am - 1:00pm
Co-led by Franciszka Voeltz and Jennifer Morales, "Plant the Seed" is a workshop designed to call forth the stories of where we come from...
Co-led by Franciszka Voeltz and Jennifer Morales, "Plant the Seed" is a workshop designed to call forth the stories of where we come from...

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My Card, My Way My Card, My Way

St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library are working together to spread awareness about the services and resources offered at the Library. The My Card, My Way campaign features real patrons telling their stories and how they use the Library. Here are their…
St. Louis Public Library and St. Louis County Library are working together to spread awareness about the services and resources offered at…

Where Imagination Lives: Part 1 Where Imagination Lives: Part 1

Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library card opens worlds of possibilities. Let us be a part of your next adventure. Click here to apply for your own SLPL card today.
Where will your imagination take you? With over 4 million items in our collection, a St. Louis Public Library card opens worlds of possibil…

Ask a Librarian Ask a Librarian

Ask a Librarian allows you to get your questions answered via text, email, chat or phone.
Ask a Librarian allows you to get your questions answered via text, email, chat or phone.

Shop St. Louis Public Library's online… Shop St. Louis Public Library's online store

Are you looking for the perfect gift for the St. Louis Public Library patron in your life? Give the gift of SLPL pride! Shop our online store for unique gifts that are perfect for every library lover. The site features several items—a coffee mug, notebook, notecards, stone…
Looking for a gift for the St. Louis Public Library supporter in your life? Shop our online store for the perfect present. The…

Kids/Teens

10 Books for the St. Louis Science… 10 Books for the St. Louis Science…

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
The book lists on the community carousel pair great reads at the St. Louis Public Library with all the great things we as St. Louisans do…
The book lists on the community carousel pair great reads at the St. Louis Public Library with all the great things we as St. Louisans do…

How to Avoid the Summer Slide How to Avoid the Summer Slide

What is “Summer Slide? Also called “Summer Slump,” the Summer Slide refers to the phenomenon of children forgetting information they…
What is “Summer Slide? Also called “Summer Slump,” the Summer Slide refers to the phenomenon of children forgetting information they…

What We're Reading For Kids Vol. 2 What We're Reading For Kids Vol. 2

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
From picture books for toddlers to fiction and non-fiction for grade school ages, see what the Youth Services staff at St. Louis Public…
From picture books for toddlers to fiction and non-fiction for grade school ages, see what the Youth Services staff at St. Louis Public…

What We're Reading for Teens Vol. 2 What We're Reading for Teens Vol. 2

recommended by SLPL_Teens
See what the youth services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.
See what the youth services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.

10 YA Novels About Survival 10 YA Novels About Survival

recommended by SLPL_Teens
The books on this list show characters doing their best to get through a wide range of difficult situations. Relationships are threatened…
The books on this list show characters doing their best to get through a wide range of difficult situations. Relationships are threatened…

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