St. Louis Small Press Expo Returns!

This Saturday, October 14th 2017, Central Library hosts the 4th annual St. Louis Small Press Expo (SPEx). The event will feature over 80 vendors, you can find the complete list of vendors here. One of the tables will feature Central's own zine collection where you can drop off zine donations, or pick up some to check out. 

This is the 3rd time Central Library has hosted SPEx. As public libraries around the country have begun embracing zines, they've opened themselves to zine and small press related events that have been embraced by the communities they serve. 

Check out the schedule of events below:



11AM - YourWords STL, opens a new window: creative writing workshop for kids

12PM - Brick City Poetry Festival, opens a new window: poetry reading

1PM - VLAA: copyright seminar

2PM - Demian DinéYazhi´: artist talk

3PM - Liz Prince: conversation

4PM - The , opens a new windowMoon Zine, opens a new window: How to Make a Free Zine Work (+ hands-on collage)


11AM - Marie Enger, opens a new window: digital drawing demonstration

12PM - Alex from Not So Sexy™, opens a new window: introduction to podcasting

Hourly from 12PM - Library-guided tours of the Creative Experience

And don't forget to patronize the food trucks! Visit Locust Street between 11am to 2pm to get food from one (or more) St. Louis food truck. 

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