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Events Calendar

After School Activities Events

February 10 - 16, 2019

Monday, February 11

Amazon STEM Series: Sew a Valentine

Make a Valentine's gift for someone you care about using the library sewing machine.

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Anime Watch

Love Anime? Watch and discover new favorites at the Forest Park Branch.

Black History Month Scavenger Hunt

Test your knowledge of Black history as well as your sleuthing skills in a Black History Month Scavenger Hunt.

Tasty Inventions: "Bet You Can't Eat Just One"

ATTENTION POTATO CHIP LOVERS! Learn about the man who created the potato chip and stay for a sample. Samples while supplies last.

STEAM Afternoon

Techie or messy projects using STEM technology, or trying trending experiments.

Screening: 42 (PG-13)

In 1946, Branch Rickey (Harrison Ford), legendary manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers, defies major league baseball's notorious color barrier by signing Jackie...

Tuesday, February 12

Spool Knitting

Try a traditional knitting technique. Make a drink coaster, a belt, a rug, or something completely new.

Taste of Black Invention: One Lump or Two

Celebrate the inventor who revolutionized the sugar industry much as Eli Whitney’s gin revolutionized the processing of cotton. Just in time for a...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

African Tribal Mask

Join the Walbrook branch in an arts and crafts activity in celebration of Black History Month.

Press Play

Show off your gaming skills with Wii and board games.

I Like Myself Party

Share self-affirmations and positivity through crafts and games.

Teen Gaming: Dungeons & Dragons

Jurney through fantastic realms and battle ferocious beasts through the magic of D&D. No prior table-top experience required.

Valentine's Day Massacre Murder Mystery

Celebrate the Valentine's Day Massacre with us (not Valentine's Day, boo!) by convicting the crime lord before he or she gets you.

Wednesday, February 13

Dungeons and Dragons (5e)

Play the popular roleplaying game D&D with dice, monsters, a lot of imagination, and just a little bit of math. Character sheets and dice will be provided...

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Black History Month: Unity Wreath

Lend a hand in making a giant unity wreath to be displayed in our atrium. Commemorate your heroes with a handprint. Many hands make light work.

Family Literacy Hour

Support and engage literacy among children and family members.

The Lego Ninjago Movie

In this big-screen Ninjago adventure, the battle for Ninjago City calls to action young Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja (Dave Franco), along with his friends, who...

iRhyme by Media Rhythms Institute

iRhyme is a STEM and music literacy program that introduces teens to audio engineering and songwriting. The teens will engage in literature and articulate...

Thursday, February 14

Teen Lounge

Teens, join us for an hour to chill, watch movies, listen to music, and play games. BYOS (bring your own snacks) and enjoy your time with us at Patterson Park.

Anime Club

Watch and discuss your favorite anime with friends. Snacks provided.

Dance & Bmore Presents: AMP Arts Mentorship Program for  7th Graders & Up

Explore the magical world of classic books through music, movement, and theatre. This 11-week session for seventh graders and older uses community-building,...

Teen Crafts: Sewing Club

Join us for craft projects using hand sewing and machine sewing basics.

Kahoot It

Experience technology-based learning platforms.

Family Flicks: The Wiz

Ease on down to one of the greatest children's book movie adaptations of all time. Join Diana Ross and Michael Jackson on their trip to see Richard Pryor as...

Valentine Cards

Create your own Valentine's Day cards for your loved ones.

Picture Book Bunch: Black History

Hear stories of Black leaders who made a difference, make art based on the book of the day, and enjoy a snack. Recommended for children ages 7 and under...

Friday, February 15

LEGOvans Fridays

Bring your imagination and create with LEGOS. Build something big, something small, something new, or something tall.

February 10 - 16, 2019

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