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Webster Groves, MO 63119-3102

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Minecraft at the Library, Fri. Nov. 7 at 4:30 p.m.!
Winston's Lair (YA books)
Author Visit
Saturday, November 1, at 2 p.m., we will be joined by former local newscaster Julius K. Hunter discussing and signing his new novel, Priscilla & Babe, based on the lives of two real-life emancipated slaves who ran one of the most lavish and successful brothels in St. Louis history.

For more information, please call the Library at 314.961.3784.
Poetry Reading
Join us on Saturday, November 8, at 2 p.m. for a reading of poetry by the editors of local literary magazine River Styx. Readers will include Ron Austin, Allison Creighton, Shanie Latham, Ben Moeller-Gaa, Lizzy Petersen, Tanya Seale, Jennifer Tappenden, and editor-in-chief Richard Newman who will read from his latest book, All the Wasted Beauty in the World.

For more information, please call the Library at 314.961.3784.
Upcoming Book Discussions
Tuesday, Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. : The Summer without Men by Siri Hustvedt
Saturday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. : Priscilla & Babe by Julius K. Hunter
Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. : The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

Book discussions are free and open to everyone. For more information, please call 314.961.3784.
Kids' Room Events
Week of Oct. 27 :
   no events planned

Week of Nov. 3 :
   Tuesday, Nov. 4, 10 a.m. : Story Time with Miss Phyllis
   Thursday, Nov. 6, 10 a.m. : Story Time with Miss Phyllis
   Friday, Nov. 7, 4:30 p.m. : Minecraft at the Library
   Saturday, Nov. 8, 2:30 p.m. : Story Time with Miss Phyllis
Heard about it on NPR? Get it at the Library!
book cover The Mockingbird Next Door
by Marja Mills

(You can hear/read the whole NPR story at npr.org.)
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Minecraft Server

We are happy to announce that we have recently joined with the Kirkwood Public Library in hosting a Minecraft server for Library users ages 9 - 17. We will be having an event at the Library on Friday, November 7, at 4:30 p.m. to officially kick things off, but access to the server is available right now. Just go to this form to request to be added to the whitelist. Visit Kirkwood's Web site for more information about the server.
 
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