Check Out Our Upcoming Events!

Missouri CLAIM Counselors Are Here for You!

CLAIM is the Missouri State Health Insurance Assistance Program. Trained counselors provide free, unbiased advocacy, education and assistance to people with Medicare and those who help them to make informed decisions about Medicare and related health insurance needs. Our goal is to provide local counselors to help you get the most from your Medicare benefits.
Drop by any Tuesday from 1-3:30; but best to call for an appt. at 314-250-3464.  Counseling can also be obtained via telephone assistance by calling CLAIM at 800-390-3330.
U City Historical Society Annual Dinner Meeting and Lecture
Thursday, October 19 at 6:30 pm

 
Professor Jon McGinnis discusses the renowned stained-glass artist Emil Frei's beautiful windows at All Saints Catholic Church in U City. The lecture will take place in the Library auditorium.  

Dinner at 6:30 (reservations required); lecture begins at 7:20 pm.  Lecture is free and open to all.
St. Louis Youth Poet Laureate Awards Ceremony

Friday, Oct. 20 at 6 p.m.
 
Join us as we hear the works of the St. Louis Youth Poet Laureate finalists and the winning poet. This event is held in conjunction with the third annual St. Louis Brick City Poetry Festival, and is presented by UrbArts, the Gateway Writing Project, and Urban Word NYC. The event is free and open to all.
Health Screening

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Registration is 9:00 - 10:30 am

Volunteer doctors and nurses from Health Protection and Education Services will be in the library today conducting free health screenings. Screenings check heart, liver, kidney, cholesterol, skin, teeth, and more! No advance registration is required, but spots fill up quickly, so attendees may want to arrive promptly at 9am. For more information, email info@hpes-stl.org or call the library at 314-727-3150.

Special service in October: Walgreens will be administering flu shots at our October 21 health  screening event.  They will administer shots to those who have no insurance and those who do have insurance.  Those without insurance will receive the shots free; if you have insurance, your insurance will be charged for the shot.

Computer Class - Digital Library Resources

Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn how to use the many digital resources available through the Library. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
UCity Book Group

Wednesday, October 25, 7:00 p.m.

Join us for a discussion of Fredrik Backman's A Man Called Ove. Copies of next month's title will be availalbe.  All are welcome!

Missouri CLAIM Open House
Thursday, October 26 from 10am-2pm

Meet with representatives from Missouri CLAIM, the state health insurance program.  CLAIM is a statewide service, providing free, confidential , unbiased health-insurance counseling to Missourians with Medicare and their families.  With help from CLAIM's counselors, Missourians on Medicare can make informed decisions about their health coverage.

Representatives from CLAIM will be on hand in the library auditorium from 10am-2pm to answer your questions. 
Computer Class - Intro to Social Media

Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Get an introduction to social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Computer Class - Job Hunting Online

Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn how to look for and apply for jobs online. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Closed for Veterans Day

Friday, November 10, 2017 - All day

The library will be closed for Veterans Day.

Computer Class - Intro to Computers

Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn the parts of the computer and how to use the mouse. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
U City Book Group

Wednesday, November 15, at 7 p.m.
 

Join us for a lively discussion of Gabrielle Zevin's The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to all.
Health Screening

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - Registration is 9:00 - 10:30 am

Volunteer doctors and nurses from Health Protection and Education Services will be in the library today conducting free health screenings. Screenings check heart, liver, kidney, cholesterol, skin, teeth, and more! No advance registration is required, but spots fill up quickly, so attendees may want to arrive promptly at 9am. For more information, email info@hpes-stl.org or call the library at 314-727-3150.

Classics Book Group

Tuesday, November 21 at 2 p.m.
 
Join us for thoughtful discussion of Sigrid Undset's The Bridal Wreath. We'll also have copies of next month's title. All are welcome!
Computer Class - Intro to the Internet

Wednesday, Nov. 22 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn how to find information using search engines. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Closed for Thanksgiving


Thursday & Friday, November 23, & 24, 2017 - all day


The library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

Computer Class - Web Email Accounts

Wednesday, Nov. 29 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Sign up for a free email account and learn the basics. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Computer Class - Intro to Word 2013

Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn Word 2013 basics. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Computer Class - Digital Library Resources

Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Learn how to use the many digital resources available through the Library. Computer classes are free and do not require registration. All classes last an hour.
Classics Book Group

Tuesday, December 19 at 2 p.m.
 

Join us for a lively discussion of Charles Johnson's Middle Passage at 2 p.m. All are welcome!

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