South County Community Calendar: Thursday, May 18, 2017 through Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Thursday, May 18
• Citizens Against Pornography will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road. For more information, call (314) 892-6451.
• The Crestwood-Sunset Hills Kiwanis Club will meet from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rich & Charlie’s, 9942 Watson Road. For more information, call (314) 223-5264.
• Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 7:30 p.m. at 9907 Gravois Road, Suite E. Enter at the rear of the building. For more information, call (636) 467-7023.
Friday, May 19
• Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road, will sponsor a Book Fair featuring over 15,000 books today, Saturday and Sunday. A preview with $7 admission will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. today. Admission is free from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. From noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, a bag of books will cost $5; the bag will be provided.
• A jitterswing dance will be offered at the Concord Farmers Club, 10140 Concord School Road. Lessons start at 7 p.m. and dancing be-gins at 8 p.m.
• Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 765 Lemay Ferry Road, will offer open prayer sessions from 11 a.m. to noon Fridays, Mondays and Wednesdays.
Saturday, May 20
• The Fenton Protection District will host is annual open house in recognition of Emergency Medical Services Week from noon to 3 p.m. at Engine House No. 1, 845 Gregory Lane. The event will feature engine house and equipment tours, Sparky the talking fire dog and other activities.
• The German Cultural Society of St. Louis will host a Maifest featuring German food and drink, live music and dance performances from 4 to 11 p.m. today and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at Donau Park, 5020 W. Four Bridge Road, House Springs.
• The Jefferson Barracks Historic Site will open its newest exhibition, “Over Here: World War 1 from Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis and Missouri,” at noon today — Armed Forces Day — at the Old Ordnance Room Museum, 546 Bagby Road. The exhibition, which includes dozens of authentic objects from the Jefferson Barracks collection and loans that illustrate the period between the Spanish American War in 1898 and President Woodrow Wilson’s Four-teen Points Speech on Jan. 8, 1918, will continue through Dec. 3.
Sunday, May 21
• Bethel No. 49 of Job’s Daughters International will sponsor an all-you-can-eat country-style breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Crestwood-Euclid Masonic Temple, 9078 Sappington Road.
• Overeaters Anonymous will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at 9907 Gravois Road, Suite E. Enter at the rear of the building. For more information, call (314) 638-6070.
Monday, May 22
• Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site Park Ranger Shawn Williams will discuss the Battle of Vicksburg during a meeting of the Sunset Hills Historical Society at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 3939 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
• Diane Rademacher, author of “Famous Firsts of St. Louis,” will speak during a luncheon to benefit the Sappington House at 11:30 a.m. at the Crestwood Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane. Proceeds will benefit the ongoing preservation and maintenance of the historic 209-year-old home. Reservations are required. Call (314) 822-8171 and pay $25 at the door.
• Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 1070 will meet at 5:45 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Medstop Urgent Care, Room A, 2900 Lemay Ferry Road. For more information, call (314) 550-9919.

• Line dancing will be offered at the Concord Farmers Club, 10140 Concord School Road. Lessons are offered from 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., followed by open dancing until 9:15 p.m.
• The SAJE Senior Ministry will offer a free chair exercise session for older adults from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth of Hungary cafeteria, 1420 S. Sappington Road. For more information, call (314) 822-4736.
• ROC Ministries, 802 Kinswood Lane, will offer “Sewing-N-Faith,” a free gathering from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for crafting, sewing, knitting, crocheting and hand or machine quilting to serve those in need. For more information, call (314) 487-4843.
• Concord Church, 13775 Tesson Ferry Road, will offer a depression/anxiety support group from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, call (314) 807-5820.
Tuesday, May 23
• Affton Chapter 1015 of Take Off Pounds Sensibly will meet at 10 a.m. in Room 103 of the Salvation Army, 824 Union Road. Weigh-ins begin at 9:10 a.m. For more information, call (314) 845-3046.
• Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 1 p.m. at the Concord Trinity United Methodist Church Library, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
• Take Off Pounds Sensibly Chapter 186 will meet at 9 a.m. in Rooms 3 and 4 on the lower level at Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road.
Wednesday, May 24
• The SAJE Senior Ministry will offer a movie matinee, “Casablanca,” at 1 p.m. in the lower level of St. Thomas/Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 3890 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
• The Kiwanis Club of South County will meet from noon to 1 p.m. at Frailey’s Southtown Grill, 4329 Butler Hill Road. For more information, call (314) 487-6877.
• The South County Toastmasters will meet at 7 p.m. at the MetLife Building, 13045 Tesson Ferry Road. For additional information, visit www.southcountytoastmasters.org.
• The Gravois Kiwanis Club will meet at noon at Sam’s Steakhouse, 10205 Gravois Road. For more information, call (314) 556-8768.
• The Rotary Club of Crestwood-Sunset Hills will meet at 12:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-Viking, Lindbergh Boulevard and Watson Road. Visit www.cshrotary.org for additional information.
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