St. Louis Public Library Foundation to Host Biennial  ‘Stranger Than Fiction: When Words Collide’ Fundraiser

The St. Louis Public Library Foundation will host its literary-themed fundraiser, Stranger Than Fiction: When Words Collide, celebrating the golden era of science fiction on Saturday, November 18, 2017. The intergalactic celebration will be held at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., and will offer stellar fare by Butler’s Pantry, signature […]

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Be A Part of Our Story!

Be Part of Our Story... Become a Friend of the St. Louis Public Library. St. Louis Public Library has a great story and we want you to be part of it!  Public libraries are the great equalizer, providing free access to materials and technology that promote literacy to everyone who enters their doors. At St. […]

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Friends With Benefits

Young Friends of the St. Louis Public Library are looking for Friends With Benefits. Join us on February 10 from 7 to 10 p.m. at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street, for  a Friday night pregame at featuring food and drinks. It’s fun. It’s hot. It’s casual. And it’s for anyone with a fear of commitment. Nothing […]

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Larry Wilmore and ’Steppin’ into Higher Ed’ highlight SLPL’s Black History Month events

The St. Louis Public Library presents two featured events highlighting the Library’s 2017 Black History Month celebration. SLPL will host featured speaker Larry Wilmore on Sunday, February 12 at 2 p.m. at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street. Wilmore is an Emmy Award-winning producer, actor, comedian, writer and former host of “The Nightly Show” on Comedy Central. He […]

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SLPL celebrates Black History Month with ‘The Crisis in Black Education’

The St. Louis Public Library is proud to celebrate Black History Month 2017 with a full calendar of events and programming honoring the achievements and bringing awareness to the struggles of African-Americans. Throughout the month of February, Library Branches will hold programs focusing on this year’s national theme, “The Crisis in Black Education.” The programs […]

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St. Louis Public Library Foundation Elects New Board Leadership

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Public Library Foundation has elected Lawrence K. Otto, Missouri President for U.S. Bank, as chair; Andreas Wolf, Vice President and General Manager at Young Dental, to serve as vice-chair; Deborah J. Patterson, retired President of the Monsanto Fund, as secretary; and Lee Rodgers, President at Select Publications, as treasurer. […]

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Central To Your World Campaign For Central Library Exceeds Goal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE:     FEBRUARY 26, 2016 RELEASED FOR:  ST. LOUIS PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION FOR MORE INFO:  ELIZABETH REEVES / 314.340.2403 / ereeves@slplfoundation.org   FOR IMMEDIATE  RELEASE                                                                                        February 26, 2016   ANDREW CARNEGIE’S VISION CONTINUES: ST. LOUIS PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION ENDS CENTRAL TO YOUR WORLD CAPITAL CAMPAIGN St. Louis, MO… The St. Louis […]

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St. Louis Public Library and Pi Pizzeria announce results of “Bookmark” Promotion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 9, 2016 LOUIS PUBLIC LIBRARY AND PI PIZZERIA ANNOUNCE RESULTS FROM LIMITED EDITION “THE BOOKMARK” PIZZA PROMOTION IN CELEBRATION OF LIBRARY’S 150TH ANNIVERSARY   St. Louis, MO… The St. Louis Public Library and Pi Pizzeria are proud to announce the results from the limited edition “The Bookmark” Pizza promotion that occurred […]

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