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Monday Mending Drop-In with Alana

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Lounge at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Monday Mending has returned! Drop in anytime during the hour to talk with Alana about what you’d like mended, and she will discuss the repair with you. 

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Lounge
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Monday Mending has returned! Drop in anytime during the hour to talk with Alana about what you’d like mended, and she will discuss the repair with you. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chess Club

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Presentation Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

The new EPL Chess club is a casual environment for masters and novices to meet up to play and enjoy one of the oldest games in the world.  Bring your board or just your enthus

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Presentation Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
The new EPL Chess club is a casual environment for masters and novices to meet up to play and enjoy one of the oldest games in the world.  Bring your board or just your enthusiasm. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Learn to Sew: Sweaters

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Lounge at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Sweater season is almost over! Before we pack away our favorite cozy garments, they often need some attention. If you have holes, worn spots or other types of damage, we'll cover a

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Lounge
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Sweater season is almost over! Before we pack away our favorite cozy garments, they often need some attention. If you have holes, worn spots or other types of damage, we'll cover all the info to repair your garments and extend their useful life. Some...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Game Night

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Go on a quest with fellow players in the classic collaborative game, Dungeons & Dragons, led by local game enthusiast, Mike Watters, associated with Heroic Adventures.

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Go on a quest with fellow players in the classic collaborative game, Dungeons & Dragons, led by local game enthusiast, Mike Watters, associated with Heroic Adventures....
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Adult Anime Club

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Are you a fan of Japanese animation and want to hang out with other adults who share your love of Manga & Anime? Come join us at EPL's Anime club! You will get a chance to talk

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
Event Details:
Are you a fan of Japanese animation and want to hang out with other adults who share your love of Manga & Anime? Come join us at EPL's Anime club! You will get a chance to talk to people who have the same interests, eat some Pocky, and watch a gr...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children, Toddlers, Preschool
Event Details:

Join us for an evening story time full of stories, songs, bubbles, and fun! 

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Children, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Join us for an evening story time full of stories, songs, bubbles, and fun! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Movie Matinee: Poms (2019)

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Movie
Age Group:
Adults
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movie
This event is in the "Children" group.

Lego Club

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

Just bring your imagination - we'll supply the Legos! Drop in during the hour to build to your heart's content. All Lego creations will be displayed in the Youth Library until the

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Event Details:
Just bring your imagination - we'll supply the Legos! Drop in during the hour to build to your heart's content. All Lego creations will be displayed in the Youth Library until the next Lego Club. For Ages 5-12....
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read To A Dog

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:15am
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. 

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chair Yoga

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Registered yoga teacher Julie Hamilton will lead the class using modifications of many common yoga poses. Perfect for seniors and for others with disabilities or challenges such as

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Event Details:
Registered yoga teacher Julie Hamilton will lead the class using modifications of many common yoga poses. Perfect for seniors and for others with disabilities or challenges such as chronic illness, pain, or stiffness. Feel free to bring a yoga mat fo...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read To A Dog

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:15am - 10:30am
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Children
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read To A Dog

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:30am - 10:45am
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Read To A Dog

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:45am - 11:00am
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Other
Age Group:
Children
Event Details:

A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. 

Open
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Other
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
A therapy dog is visiting the library and wants to listen to you read! Each young reader will have a 15 minute session with the dog on duty. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Healing, Hope, and Harmony - Exhibit and Spoken Words

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Performers/Presenters
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Individual hope and healing can contribute to harmony. Come see a stamp exhibit and join in thoughtful conversations exploring how allyship and similar goals help communities. 

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performers/Presenters
Event Details:
Individual hope and healing can contribute to harmony. Come see a stamp exhibit and join in thoughtful conversations exploring how allyship and similar goals help communities. Stamp exhibit featuring: Underground railroad, Civil Rights, To ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Sunrise Sunday Yoga

Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 8:45am - 10:00am
Adult Reading Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Health & Wellness
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Join us for a special sunrise Sunday yoga session in the reading room of EPL. Join Yoga Instructor Lisa Allen for an hour of peaceful yoga and meditation followed by coffee & s

Closed
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Adult Reading Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Event Details:
Join us for a special sunrise Sunday yoga session in the reading room of EPL. Join Yoga Instructor Lisa Allen for an hour of peaceful yoga and meditation followed by coffee & snacks.Yoga mats are not provided....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen DIY Kit: Mini Garden Gnomes

Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Get a kit with everything you need to create small garden guardians with clay and paint at home. Pick up your kit at the Youth Desk any day during our open hours from April 21-27.

Open
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Event Details:
Get a kit with everything you need to create small garden guardians with clay and paint at home. Pick up your kit at the Youth Desk any day during our open hours from April 21-27....
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Earth Day

All Day
Youth Library at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens, Children
Event Details:

Explore fun activities to celebrate and learn about Earth Day in the Youth Library! 

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Youth Library
Age Group: Teens, Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Explore fun activities to celebrate and learn about Earth Day in the Youth Library! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Crochet Club

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Arts & Crafts
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Whether you're new to new crochet or a seasoned stitcher, come join us to learn new techniques, share tips, and connect with other crochet enthusiasts. If you have your own supplie

Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Whether you're new to new crochet or a seasoned stitcher, come join us to learn new techniques, share tips, and connect with other crochet enthusiasts. If you have your own supplies and project, bring it along. We will have some basic supplies availa...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Seizure First Aid Training

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Health & Wellness, Public Service
Age Group:
Everyone, Adults
Event Details:

About 1 in 10 people will have a seizure sometime in their life. You can help by learning how to recognize the different types of seizures and how to help someone who is having a s

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Everyone, Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness, Public Service
Event Details:
About 1 in 10 people will have a seizure sometime in their life. You can help by learning how to recognize the different types of seizures and how to help someone who is having a seizure. Training is grant funded & all attendees will leave w...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

The Reader's Outpost

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Presentation Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Adults
Event Details:

Interested in taking a reading journey through time and space, spanning multiple decades, with award winning authors? EPL’s newest Sci-Fi book club might be the one for you!For Apr

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Presentation Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club
Event Details:
Interested in taking a reading journey through time and space, spanning multiple decades, with award winning authors? EPL’s newest Sci-Fi book club might be the one for you!For April, we will be reading from the 1980's - discussing Contact by Carl Sa...
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Babies" group.

Books for Babies Lapsit

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children, Babies
Event Details:

Enjoy stories, songs, and bubbles with your little one and story time friends each week!

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Babies
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Enjoy stories, songs, and bubbles with your little one and story time friends each week!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Game Night

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Gaming
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

Go on a quest with fellow players in the classic collaborative game, Dungeons & Dragons, led by local game enthusiast, Mike Watters, associated with Heroic Adventures.

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Gaming
Event Details:
Go on a quest with fellow players in the classic collaborative game, Dungeons & Dragons, led by local game enthusiast, Mike Watters, associated with Heroic Adventures....
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschool" group.

Spring Stories

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:45am
Large Meeting Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Storytime
Age Group:
Children, Toddlers, Preschool
Event Details:

Welcome spring at our special story time sessions this April with family and friends as we share books and activities related to the spring season!

Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children, Toddlers, Preschool
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Welcome spring at our special story time sessions this April with family and friends as we share books and activities related to the spring season!...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Book Club: Magnus Chase and the Ship of the Dead

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teen Room at Edwardsville Public Library
Program Type:
Book Club
Age Group:
Teens
Event Details:

This month we'll be reading Book 3 of the Magnus Chase series by Rick Riordan. Register, pick up your free copy of the book at the Youth Desk, read it, and then meet to chat all ab

Open
Required
Library Branch: Edwardsville Public Library
Room: Teen Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
This month we'll be reading Book 3 of the Magnus Chase series by Rick Riordan. Register, pick up your free copy of the book at the Youth Desk, read it, and then meet to chat all about it!...