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    April 2021

    Judy Batalion – “The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos”

    April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Video premiere: April 19, 7:00 p.m. on www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary Judy Batalion, “The Light of Days: The Untold Story of Women Resistance Fighters in Hitler’s Ghettos” Interview moderated by Lory Cooper, Manager-Volunteers and Tours for the St. Louis Kaplan Feldman Holocaust Museum Presented in partnership with the St. Louis Jewish Book Festival One of the most important stories of World War II, Judy Batalion, the granddaughter of Polish Holocaust survivors, shares the extraordinary accomplishments of brave Jewish women who became resistance fighters. Witnesses…

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    Lisa Napoli with Susan Stamberg, Nina Totenberg & Linda Wertheimer | Lisa, Nina, Susan & Cokie

    April 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positions or locked out of jobs entirely. This was especially true in the news business, a backwater of male chauvinism where a woman might be lucky to get a foothold on the “women’s pages.” But when National Public Radio came along in the 1970s, and the door to serious journalism opened a crack, four remarkable women came along and blew…

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    Paula McLain – “When the Stars Go Dark”

    April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Video premiere: April 22, 7:00 p.m. on www.facebook.com/STLCoLibrary Paula McLain, “When the Stars Go Dark” Interview moderated by novelist Lily King, author of “Writers & Lovers” Bestselling author of “The Paris Wife,” Paula McLain presents a novel of heart-wrenching suspense that weaves together actual cases of missing persons. Anna Hart is a seasoned detective in San Francisco with far too much knowledge of the darkest side of human nature. When tragedy strikes her personal life, Anna flees to a rural village…

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    Benjamin Hochman Virtual Author Event | 11 in ’11

    April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Join author Benjamin Hochman, Cardinals sports columnist for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, as we celebrate the launch of his latest book: 11 in ’11. Hochman offers on-the-ground and behind-the-scenes perspective as he brings to life a cast of characters including Albert Pujols in his final year as a Card, team ace Chris Carpenter, Yadier Molina showing his might both behind and at the plate, and of course the unlikely hero David Freese. Signed Bookplates Signed bookplates are available with your…

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    May 2021

    Zibby Owens Virtual Event | Moms Don’t Have Time To: A Quarantine Anthology

    May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    We are so excited to host Zibby Owens, acclaimed podcaster for the launch of her new book! Moms Don’t Have Time to Read Books: A Quarantine Anthology, is a collection of essays (edited by Zibby) that takes readers on a journey filled with food, exercise, sex, books and more. Zibby will be joined by author Courtney Maum (Before and After the Book Deal, Costalegre). Just in time for Mother’s Day, this event is perfect for who want to relax, recharge…

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