Workshops for teen songwriters

St. Louis Public Library invites teens to participate in the Lyrics in the Making program at Central Library’s Creative Experience, 1301 Olive Street. Participants will learn about song writing, beat making and music production with help from ex’treme Institute by Nelly instructor Alonzo “Zo” Lee. All programs are from 6-7:30 p.m. Programs dates: May 2…

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Get Connected

“Get Connected: eBooks, Movies, Music and More!” will be at four locations throughout the month of March. Come by for a “drop-in” training session where technology staff can provide you with one-on-one help accessing the Library’s excellent collection of downloadable materials. With a valid Library card, you have the option to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, movies…

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Just Read! Summer Reading @ SLPL

Join St. Louis Public Library’s Summer Reading Program between May 22 and July 29, at your local Branch or online. SLPL Summer Reading Program can help children discover new interests, try out new skills and open their eyes to a world of possibilities. Children who read for pleasure are stronger readers and better students. Children…

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Summer Camps @ SLPL

What are your kids doing this summer? Sign them up for one or more of the fun, exciting and educational summer camps offered for free by St. Louis Public Library! Registration for all camps is required. Print and complete the Camp Application here, and bring it into any St. Louis Public Library Branch. Applications require…

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Where Imagination Lives: Part 3

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.

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2017 Comics Central call for vendors

St. Louis Public Library is currently accepting vendor submissions for the annual Comics Central on July 29 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Central Library. Every year, hundreds of guests flock to Central to take part in the fun. Comics Central is the place to connect with fellow comics fans, meet comic writers, illustrators and…

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SLPL’s Family Night at the Garden

All St. Louis Public Library patrons and their families are invited to 2017 Family Night at the Garden on May 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Missouri Botanical Gardens, 4344 Shaw Blvd. This annual event celebrates the partnership between the Missouri Botanical Gardens and the St. Louis Public Library. Attendees will enjoy free admission…

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Authors @ Your Library: Gary Kodner

Just in time for the new Cardinals baseball season, St. Louis Public Library is pleased to welcome Gary Kodner to discuss and sign his new book, “St. Louis Cardinals Uniforms and Logos: An Illustrated History, 1882-2016,” on April 3 at 7 p.m. at the Schlafly Branch, 225 North Euclid Ave. This book is a high-quality,…

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World War I: My Fellow Soldiers exhibit

St. Louis Public Library commemorates the centenary of America's official involvement in the First World War, with the new exhibit, “ World War I: My Fellow Soldiers, “ on display until August 19 at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street. A global conflict of unprecedented destruction and staggering loss of human life, the United States' participation led…

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Authors @ Your Library presents Andrew Carroll: My Fellow Soldiers

The St. Louis Public Library presents an astonishing collection of letters and diaries harvested by Andrew Carroll and the Center for American War Letters on April 8 at 2 p.m. in the Central Library’s Auditorium, 1301 Olive Street. The recently released book, “My Fellow Soldiers: General John Pershing and the Americans who helped win the Great…

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