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‘Walk thru History’ Plaque Dedication for Dooleys
Before the second Wednesday Night Out festivities begin June 29, Old Town Partners and Mayor Thomas Schneider will unveil a plaque to honor the late John M. and Pearl M. Dooley. The event will be held in front of Dooley’s Florist, 690 rue St. Francois, at 5:45 p.m. This will be the 27th Walk through History plaque in honor of someone who has made a valuable contribution to the City of Florissant.
Mayor Thomas P. Schneider was the guest speaker at the annual Memorial Day Ceremony that was hosted by the organization the Missouri State Society Daughters of the American Revolution on Monday, May 30t. Over 200 people were in attendance for a full ceremony including a color guard and a 21 gun salute as well as a bagpipe player with a flower laying component that was held at the historic Cold Water Creek Cemetery.
By Carol Arnett
The Florissant City Council Monday voted on a bill that would revise the ward boundaries in the city. The council held a public hearing to review the report of the Redistricting Commission and take public comments concerning the commission’s recommendation at the last meeting. At that point, the boundary commission presented a solution to the city.
A Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at The Bridge at Florissant, 1101 Garden Plaza Drive, on Saturday, May 28, at 9 a.m. The public is invited to join in honoring Bridge residents who served. A highlight will be a helicopter landing at the site. Light refreshments will be served. For more information call 314-831-0988 or visit BridgeAtFlorissant.com.
The Boeing Company has partnered with the Ferguson-Florissant School District and United Way to offer the Boeing STEAM Camp. The Boeing STEAM Camp is a FREE STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) focused education event for children ages 8 through 18 who reside throughout the North St. Louis County area.
The Knights of Columbus Duchesne Council #2951 and the City of Florissant will co-sponsor a Food Truck Knight on Friday, June 17, from 5 to 8 p.m. on the lot near the Old St. Ferdinand Shrine located at 50 rue St. Francois. Proceeds will benefit local not-for-profit charities, including the T.E.A.M. Food Pantry. Patrons are also encouraged to bring non-perishable food items for collection barrels that will be on site.« Previous Entries Next Entries »