St. Louis County Library is among four area libraries partnering with the St. Louis Astronomical Society to increase area residents' knowledge of objects in the night sky. As part of the Library Telescope Program, individuals with a valid library card will be able to check-out a telescope for a 7-day period at St. Louis County Library, St. Louis Public Library, Kirkwood Public Library and the University City Public Library starting Nov. 10.
According to a National Highway Traffic Safety Association (NHTSA) update, Evenflo has recently expanded its safety seat recall to include the Embrace 35 rear facing infant seat. The recall comes due to a safety defect causing the harness buckle on the seats to become difficult or impossible to unlatch.
The St. Louis County Police will be hosting a number of Halloween Safety Centers in various precincts to keep kids safe this Halloween, Oct. 31. Parents are encouraged to bring their trick-or-treaters in their costumes for free glow necklaces, candy and costume safety checks.
St. Louis County Library broke ground on the new Lewis & Clark Branch, which will replace the current building on the same property. The new facility is scheduled to be completed in late 2015 and is located at 9909 Lewis–Clark Blvd. in North St. Louis County.