Friday, July 18
FishFry/Chicken Dinner at Knights of Columbus, 50 Rue St Francois (next to Old St Ferdinand Shrine) from 3:30 – 7 p.m. Dine in or take out. All proceeds go to charities.
The city of Florissant is offering a program is designed for those with little to no running experience who would like to accomplish something great…completing a 5K race. Lead by an experienced runner, the group will start from scratch and build up skills and endurance in order to run in our 6th Annual Suicide Prevention Awareness 5K Race in September 20th 2014 at St. Ferdinand Park.
The Ferguson Citywalk Concert series continues with a performance by Tumbao Tropical Band on July 25 from 7 – 9 p.m. will perform.
Tumbao Tropical, a Latin Jazz Band, has rolling rhythms will get your feet tapping and your hips swaying, while you imagine that cool tropical feeling from the winds wafting through the palms.
The City of Florissant Parks and Recreation Department and the Florissant Youth Advisory Commission will host the 6th Annual Suicide Prevention Awareness Fundraiser on Saturday Sept. 20 at St. Ferdinand Park in Florissant. This event has been put together in the loving memory of Alex McArthur.
BIG, a new book by Florissant resident Gene Bradford, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc.
BIG is an inspiring story of one youth and his mentor as they learn from each other in the arena of both football and life. Coach Bradford seeks out young and underprivileged talent in the form of Brysen Isaial Graham, who comes from a single-family home.
The annual Family Fishing Tournament ,sponsored by the Florissant Parks & Recreation Department and Florissant Youth Advisory Commission was another success, the sponsors reported The annual event was held this past Saturday at the Lake at St. Ferdinand Park.
On a picture perfect day. Mayor Tom Schneider was on hand with the Florissant Cable TV crew to document this event. The mayor tried to obtain the key to Kaylynn Michael’s success at catching fish on camera but she politely smiled a confident smile and declined to reveal her angler secrets.