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In response to the passage of Proposition P and the City of Hazelwood’s efforts to restore many of its services and programs now that the additional revenue stream has resolved the budget deficit, the Parks and Recreation Division is bringing back concerts at Truman Park with its “2015 Summer Concert Series.” Free admission will be offered for three different concerts performed under the Truman Park Gazebo this summer on Saturday nights from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. A fourth concert featuring food trucks and a food donation drive for the TEAM Food Pantry will be held at Howdershell Park on July 21 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Ballpark Village is joining with the Alzheimer’s Association St. Louis Chapter to honor patients and their caregivers through a Longest Day Celebration Saturday, June 20 from noon to midnight. The Longest Day is a nationwide effort where teams complete a day filled with activity to raise funds and awareness for the efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. Ballpark Village’s team “Village People” will host several activities on the Busch II Infield throughout the day.
Hispanic Festival, Inc. of Greater St. Louis will hold ‘Fiesta in Florissant’ at the Knights of Columbus Park, near Lindbergh and Washington Street, June 27-28. Saturday hours will be 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday hours, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Florissant Mayor Thomas Schneider will speak at the festive Welcome Ceremony at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 27.
The Ferguson Commission will hold its 12th full commission meeting on Monday, June 8, from 5:30 to 8:45 p.m. at St. Charles High School, 725 N. Kingshighway. The agenda for this meeting is to engage community members in discussing concerns and offering insights. An update of the progress in child well-being and educational equity, municipal courts and governance, citizen-law enforcement relations and economic inequity and opportunity will be shared. The evening will be hosted by St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann and St. Charles Mayor Sally Faith.
A Boomer’s Journal
Welcome, golf fans, to our third annual foray into all things golf. In past seasons, I was able to shoehorn myself into some top-level events held in our fair region. First it was the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club, and last year saw me wandering at The Curtis Cup matches, the women’s version of the Ryder Cup, as the USA women took the game from their British counterparts at the venerable St. Louis Country Club.
By Jim Wieners
For 47 years Vince Drake was coaching High School Soccer beginning at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in 1968 and will finish Saturday, June 6, for Trinity Catholic High School at Blue Springs High School.« Previous Entries Next Entries »