Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine


Dig into Reading

 Dig Into Reading
SRC 2013

Picture Books:



City of Ember

City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau

In the year 241, twelve-year-old Lina trades jobs on Assignment Day to be a Messenger to run to new places in her decaying but beloved city, perhaps even to glimpse Unknown Regions.


Number the Stars

  Number the Stars by Lois Lowry


Will at the Battle of Gettysburg


What to read

Do you need suggestions on what to read? 

Did you read something you really liked and want another book that is similar?

The Children's Department can help you out! We have created lots and lots of booklists for you to use. We have lists on different topics, lists for your grade level and read alikes for popular books. 

Check out our Booklist page for more information.

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Close to Famous

  Close to Famous by Joan Bauer


Gymnastics with Gym-Zzouri

Do you like tumbling and gymnastics?

Do you want to try your hand at an obstacle course?

Then join us for Gym-Zzouri!

Children up to age 12 are welcome to join Gym-Zzouri for an hour of gymnastics! No reservations are required.

This event takes the place of Family Story Time on Wednesday, March 6 at 10:30 am. 

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The Underdogs

  The Underdogs by Mike Lupica