South County Community Calendar: Aug. 5 through 11

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Friday, Aug. 5

  • SAJE Senior Ministry is hosting chair yoga at 10:30 a.m. at Concord Trinity United Methodist Church, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Admission is $3 and SilverSneakers is accepted.
  • SAJE Senior Ministry is hosting ZumbaGold at 11:30 a.m. at Concord Trinity United Methodist Church, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Admission is $3.
  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from noon – 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • The Meramec Valley Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 1501 San Simeon Way, is hosting a class on how to make beeswax wraps for adults at 2 p.m. Beeswax wraps can be used in place of plastic wrap in your home. For adults. Registration required at slcl.org.
  • The Cliff Cave Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 5430 Telegraph Road, is hosting “Little Pirates Training Camp” for children ages 3 to 6 at 2 p.m. Registration required at slcl.org.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting an all day back to school scavenger hunt for children ages 12-18.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting an all day space scavenger hunt for children ages 3-11.

Saturday, Aug. 6

  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from 11 – 1 p.m. and 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • The Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, 7400 Grant Road, is hosting a tour about the family dynamics and drama at White Haven at 3:30 p.m. The tour explores the Grant and Dent family relationships. For reservations, call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
  • John Samson, member of the board of directors for the Ulysses S. Grant Association, will present ““Reluctant Hero: The Public Service of Ulysses S. Grant” at the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, 7400 Grant Road, at 10 a.m. For reservations, call 314-842-1867 ext. 230.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting an all day space scavenger hunt for children ages 3-11.

Sunday, Aug. 7

  • The Magic House, 516 S. Kirkwood Road, in partnership with Easterseal Midwest, is hosting a free sensory-friendly family night from 6 to 8 p.m. This event is designed to allow families that have children with autism and other sensory-processing needs to experience activities in a sensory-friendly environment. Anyone with questions can contact Kris Krieger at 636-893-7103 or kris.krieger@esmw.org.
  • The Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, 7400 Grant Road, is hosting a free 60-minute guided tour about the history of slavery at the White Haven estate at 3:30 p.m.
  • Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 3600 Hampton Ave., has worship recorded and streamed every Sunday at 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Facebook and Youtube, and in-person.
  • Embrace Church, 314 S. Clay Ave., worships at 6 p.m. Zoom option available.
  • The St. Lucas United Church of Christ, 11735 Denny Road, is hosting a community meal from 4 – 5:30 p.m. Food is free and carry-outs are available.

Monday, Aug. 8

  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from noon – 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • Learn about the Canterbury scene, a group of English bands in the late 1960s and early 1970s at the Oak Bend Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 842 S. Holmes Ave., at 7 p.m. For adults. Registration recommended at slcl.org.
  • The Meramec Valley Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 1501 San Simeon Way, is hosting a “bad art night” for teens ages 12 to 17 at 6:30 p.m. Registration required at slcl.org.  
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting an all day space scavenger hunt for children ages 3-11.
  • The Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, is hosting book bingo at 2 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 9

  • GriefShare meets at 6:30 p.m. at Lutheran Church of Webster Gardens, 8749 Watson Road. 
  • SAJE Senior Ministry is hosting ZumbaGold at 11:30 a.m. at Concord Trinity United Methodist Church, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Admission is $3.
  • SAJE Senior Ministry is hosting chair exercise at 10:30 a.m. at Concord Trinity United Methodist Church, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Admission is free.
  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from noon – 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • The Oak Bend Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 842 S. Holmes Ave., is hosting a family craft night at 6 p.m. Families can work together to create yarn art to take home. Registration required at slcl.org.
  • The Take-Off Pounds Assembly meets from 9-10 a.m. at 824 Union Road.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting Eye Thrive free eye exams for children from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 10

  • The Kiwanis Club of South County meets at 12:30-1:30 p.m. at Frailey’s Southtown Grill, 4329 Butler Hill Road.
  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from noon – 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • South County Toastmasters meets at 6 p.m. at the Sunset Hills Community Center, 3915 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
  • The Rotary Club of Crestwood and Sunset Hills meets at Jubilee Church, 10801 Sunset Office Drive, at noon.
  • The Oak Bend Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 842 S. Holmes Ave., is hosting a Spongebob sing-along and story time at 6 p.m. For children ages 5 to 10. Registration required at slcl.org.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting Eye Thrive free eye exams for children from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 11

  • The Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, is hosting open pickleball from 9:30 – 11:45, noon – 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 – 3:15 p.m. Admission is $2 per person or free for Renew Active and SilverSneakers members. Reservations start Monday at 8 a.m. by calling 314-615-8822.
  • The Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, is hosting a presentation about historical military jackets and coats at 3 p.m. For adults.
  • The Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, is hosting a writers’ workshop for adults from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Share, discuss and edit your recent work with other writers. Registration required at slcl.org.
  • The Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library,  4444 Weber Road, is hosting Eye Thrive free eye exams for children from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.