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.
Computer Drop In Session

Thursdays, 10:00 -11:00 a.m.

Stop in for computer help: Meeting room 2 - UCPL staff is available for computer help.  No reservations needed.
Open Enrollment Event
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
9am-noon in the library auditorium

 
Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage Plans Open Enrollment Event

Open enrollment, Oct. 15 - Dec. 7, is the time to unravel Medicare mysteries: compare plans, check your coverage, lower your costs, and get your questions answered.  CLAIM counselors will be on hand to help.

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.  

Counseling can also be obtained via telephone assistance by calling CLAIM at 800-390-3330, or by dropping in every Tuesday from 1-3:30.  Call for an appointment 314-250-3464.
Health Screening

Saturday, October 20, 2018 - Registration is 9:00 - 10:30 am

Please note: Walgreen's is providing flu shots for those with or without insurance at this event. 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.
Future of the Library Focus Group

Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
 
Members of the University City community are invited to participate in a focus group concerning the future of the Library. Members of UCPL's Board of Trustees and Library administration and staff will discuss the challenges facing the Library, and get input from attendees on how best to address those issues.
UCity Book Group

Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Rachel Kushner's The Mars Room. Copies of next month's book will be available at this meeting.
Red Cross Blood Drive

Tuesday, October 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Help the Red Cross save lives! We'll be having a Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, October 30 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. To schedule an appointment, please visit redcrossblood.org; use sponsor code: ucitylibrary or call 1-800-RED-CROSS.
 
Future of the Library Focus Group

Saturday, Nov. 3 at 2:30 p.m.
 
Members of the University City community are invited to participate in a focus group concerning the future of the Library. Members of UCPL's Board of Trustees and Library administration and staff will discuss the challenges facing the Library, and get input from attendees on how best to address those issues.
Closed for Veterans Day

Monday, November 12, 2018 - All day

The library will be closed for Veterans Day.

Health Screening

Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 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.
Orcs & Aliens Book Group

Monday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Naomi Novik's Uprooted at 7 p.m. All are welcome!
Read the Classics Book Group

Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Honoré de Balzac's Père Goriot at 2 p.m. All are welcome!
Closed for Thanksgiving


Thursday & Friday, November 23, & 23, 2018 - all day


The library will be closed for Thanksgiving.

UCity Book Group

Wednesday, Nov. 28 at 7 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Luis Alberto Urrea's The House of Broken Angels. Copies of next month's book will be available at this meeting.
Future of the Library Focus Group

Thursday, Nov. 29 at 6:30 p.m.
 
Members of the University City community are invited to participate in a focus group concerning the future of the Library. Members of UCPL's Board of Trustees and Library administration and staff will discuss the challenges facing the Library, and get input from attendees on how best to address those issues.
Future of the Library Focus Group

Monday, Dec. 3 from 2:30-5 p.m.
 
Members of the University City community are invited to participate in a focus group concerning the future of the Library. Members of UCPL's Board of Trustees and Library administration and staff will discuss the challenges facing the Library, and get input from attendees on how best to address those issues.
Orcs & Aliens Book Group

Monday, Dec. 10 at 7 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Kat Howard's An Unkindness of Magicians at 7 p.m. All are welcome!
Read the Classics Book Group

Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 2 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Nella Larsen's Passing at 2 p.m. All are welcome!
UCity Book Group

Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m.
 
Join us for a lively discussion of Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds. Copies of next month's book will be available at this meeting.