There will be no shortage of exciting events this weekend in
This year's Arch Madness Tournament is special for two reasons. First, it is occurring during Mardi Gras in
Home and Garden Show
One indicator that Spring is almost here is when the Annual Builders Home & Garden Show takes place in
Congressional Redistricting Public Hearing Missouri
As you have probably read in the newspaper or heard on the news, the latest Census numbers have been released and that means the Missouri Congressional Districts will have to be redrawn. A public hearing has been planned for Friday, March 4 at
Developmental Disability Awareness Month
In honor of Developmental Disability Awareness Month, the 11th Annual Developmental Disability Awareness Art Fair will take place from on Friday, March 4 at the
Opens for the Season Bell Garden
Gateway Greening's Bell Garden at 3871
Mardi Gras Festivities
The Mayor's Mardi Gras Ball will be held the evening of Friday, March 4 at City Hall. The net proceeds from the event will go to a dedicated fund supporting projects within the greater Soulard and downtown communities, including enhancements to the public space of historic City Hall as well as neighborhood initiatives. For more information, visit the link below.
The River City Casino Grand Parade will step off at on Saturday, March 5 from Busch Stadium and will end at South Broadway & Lynch in the Soulard neighborhood.
Lumiere Place Light Up the Night Fat Tuesday Parade will step off at on Tuesday, March 8 from Broadway and Washington in Downtown St. Louis.
For more information on all the St. Louis Mardi Gras events, visit http://www.stlmardigras.org/ .
Music From the Era of Henry Shaw
The second of the 2011 Friends of Tower Grove Park Lectures will take place at Sunday, March 6 at the
Celebrating Youth Strength Over Violence
The Dutchtown Youth Council will present "We Are Stronger Than Your Violence" a community event on Saturday, March 12 at at
Staff Needed for Summer Youth Program
Dutchtown South Community Corporation is seeking two Program Leaders for Youth CHANGE, its 25th Ward Summer Youth Employment Program. The Program Leaders will implement the 8-week curriculum of Youth CHANGE, functioning as the point-person for the overall program and assisting the outside trainers in the facilitation of any outside components. The temporary positions will run from June 7 through August 16. Deadline to submit resumes and cover letters is March 21. If you are interested, you may e-mail your resume to Marjorie@dutchtownsouth.org, or fax it to (314) 352-9086 or mail it to
Grants Available Youth Garden
Gateway Greening's 2011 Youth Garden Grants are available to schools or youth oriented programs for new youth gardens and expansions of existing youth gardens. New youth gardens must be within Gateway Greening's service area to be eligible. Applications are due no later than on May 20. A mandatory orientation is planned for April 23 at the
The Department of Public Safety's City Emergency Management Agency (CEMA) provides free emergency alert service through Nixle (http://www.Nixle.com/) . When you register for the service, you will receive our informative and timely text messages on your cell phone and/or as e-mails on your computer. Visit the Nixle website and sign up for the free service today. If you have any comments about the service, please let me know.
Will you be having an event in your neighborhood that we can support? If so, either e-mail the information about it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org or to Cathy Smentkowski at email@example.com .
And remember, if you see something in the neighborhood that just doesn't look right, REPORT IT!
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