Calendar

Mar
21
Sun
Teen Marvel-ous Trivia
Mar 21 – Apr 21 all-day

Do you stan everything Marvel? Do you want more WandaVision? Then try our Marvel-ous Trivia Challenge! This Kahoot will run March 21-April 21. This program was planned for youth in grades 6 through 12.

Click here to play! Use Game PIN: 08733083 to play.

Apr
13
Tue
Storytime Live Tuesdays
Apr 13 @ 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Sing songs and interact with us during storytimes on Zoom! Kids can follow along while we screen share the books. We love the crisp view of the picture book pages and engaging with you during the program. We will be posting these storytimes to Facebook, we recommend muting your video feed if you don’t want the video of your family showing up on our Facebook page.
Registration is required to participate on Zoom. Click here to register.

System Requirements
You will need to have access to a computer, tablet, or cell phone with Zoom to view this event. If you want to be an active participant, make sure you test your microphone, audio, and video settings before the meeting.

Reading Relay: A Good Kind of Trouble
Apr 13 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Our spin on a youth book group for kiddos in grades 4-6. Join Miss Aimee and other kids as we read together each week. April’s book is A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramée. Reading out loud is optional, you are welcome to sit back and listen as we read to you if you prefer. The first 30-45 minutes of the program we will spend reading and the rest of the time will be spent discussing what we read.
This program is currently only offered on Zoom and is for kids in grades 4-6. “A Good Kind of Trouble” is available on Hoopla, CloudLibrary, and OverDrive. Print copies of the book will be available for pickup at the library at the end of March.
Registration is required to participate in this event. Click here to register.
Virtual Book Club & Chat
Apr 13 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Starting in December, registration is required to participate. Your own Zoom account is not necessary, but you’ll need an active email account to to receive the login information. It will be automatically sent after registration. Book club selections will be available as e-books and physical books, and chosen three months at a time.

Haven’t used Zoom, or need a refresher? Let Geeks On Tour show you how.

Limited copies of each book will be available at the help desk or they can be immediately downloaded from Hoopla. Some selections may also be available on cloudLibrary & Overdrive. We’ve also added a Book Chat session, in case you would like to share what other books you’ve been reading lately.

March 8—for Women’s history Month–reading The Radium Girls by Kate Moore
April 13—reading Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice
May 11—reading Miss Cecily’s Recipes for Exceptional Ladies by Vicky Zimmerman

Register Here!


Bookography links and data courtesy of Goodreads.com
Apr
14
Wed
Friends of the Library
Apr 14 @ 6:30 PM
Friends of the Library

The Friends are a group of volunteers who share a common belief that the library is important to the intellectual and cultural growth of the community.  Feel free to drop in and check out a meeting.

Check out the Friends of the Library Page

Apr
15
Thu
Virtual Identity Theft & Medicare
Apr 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Presented by Suzanne Phegley and Jon Burgmann
Sponsored by the Elder Justice Council of St. Clair County, IL
This seminar as part of Money Smart St. Louis.

Find out what you can do to protect yourself against medical identity theft. If someone steals or uses your personal information (such as your Social Security number, or Medicare number) to submit fraudulent claims to Medicare and other health insurers, you could be billed for services or items you didn’t get.

Register Here

 

This seminar is strictly educational. While presenters may provide background on their company, guests have no obligation to engage with any speaker during or after the seminar.

*Suzanne Phegley is a fraud investigator for FCB Banks. 

*Jon Burgmann is an independent insurance agent and owner of Burgmann Insurance Group.

 

Apr
17
Sat
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga
Apr 17 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Virtual Saturday Morning Yoga

Actual dates TBD

Instructed by: Sarah Hartwig

Get fit and healthy when you join us for a energizing session of yoga.

Register Here

Earth Day Celebration
Apr 17 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Celebrate Earth Day with activities fun for the whole family! We’ll have an earth tie-dye cloth napkin craft, a love-your-world bingo challenge, and family trivia on demand.

Click here to register. Registration required

Apr
19
Mon
Virtual Medicare Q & A
Apr 19 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Facilitated by: Jon Burgmann of Burgmann Insurance Group in O’Fallon, IL

If you are looking to sign up for Medicare and have questions on how to register or what is covered, this will be a great time to ask. Bring your questions and learn what to expect when you join Medicare.

Register Here

You will receive the log in information after you register.
No Zoom account is needed to participate.

Haven’t used Zoom, or need a refresher? Let Geeks On Tour show you how.

Apr
20
Tue
Reading Relay: A Good Kind of Trouble
Apr 20 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Our spin on a youth book group for kiddos in grades 4-6. Join Miss Aimee and other kids as we read together each week. April’s book is A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramée. Reading out loud is optional, you are welcome to sit back and listen as we read to you if you prefer. The first 30-45 minutes of the program we will spend reading and the rest of the time will be spent discussing what we read.
This program is currently only offered on Zoom and is for kids in grades 4-6. “A Good Kind of Trouble” is available on Hoopla, CloudLibrary, and OverDrive. Print copies of the book will be available for pickup at the library at the end of March.
Registration is required to participate in this event. Click here to register.