South County Community Calendar: Week of Dec. 9 through Dec. 15

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Friday, Dec. 9

• Play laster tag games after hours at the Cliff Cave Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 5430 Telegraph Road, at 6 p.m. For ages 12 to 18. Registration required at slcl.org/events.

• 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.

• Let your baby explore the world through sensory play in a relaxed group setting at the Meramec Valley Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 1501 San Simeon Way, at 10 a.m. For ages 0 to 24 months. Registration recommended at slcl.org/events.

Saturday, Dec. 10

• The Affton Historical Society is hosting its annual Santa House from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Affton Oakland House, 7801 Genesta St. Cost is $6 a per person and each visit includes story time, a visit with Santa, a puppet show and homemade cookies. No reservations required on the weekend. For weekday reservations, call 314-496-6225.

• Christ Memorial Women’s Guild is hosting a cookie walk from 8 a.m. to noon at Christ Memorial Lutheran Church, 5252 S. Lindbergh. Cost is $11 per pound. Christmas decorations and gifts will also be for sale.

• Oakville Elks Lodge 2726 is hosting a basketball free throw contest at Queen of All Saints, 6603 Christopher Drive, at 9:30 a.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Free for boys and girls ages 8 to 13.

• Exercise your child’s body and mind with yoga, songs and stories at the Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, at 10 a.m. For ages 3 to 7. Registration required at slcl.org/events.

Sunday, Dec. 11

• The Affton Historical Society is hosting its annual Santa House from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Affton Oakland House, 7801 Genesta St. Cost is $6 a per person and each visit includes story time, a visit with Santa, a puppet show and homemade cookies. No reservations required on the weekend. For weekday reservations, call 314-496-6225.

• 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.

• Trinity United Church of Christ, 5200 Hilde Ave., is holding services at 10:30 a.m.

Monday, Dec. 12

• Create a one-of-a-kind ugly holiday sweater at the Meramec Valley Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 1501 San Simeon Way, at 6:30 p.m. Bring a sweater and the library will provide the “ugly.” For ages 12 to 17. Registration required at slcl.org/events.

Play holiday bingo and win books at the Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, at 2 p.m. Adults.

• 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. Make reservations by calling 314-615-8822.

Tuesday, Dec. 13

• 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 Take-Off Pounds Assembly meets from 9-10 a.m. at 824 Union Road.

Wednesday, Dec. 14

• Reduce stress, increase focus and find a balance through the practice of meditation at the Oak Bend Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 842 S. Holmes Ave. at 6:30 p.m. Beginners welcome. For adults.

• 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.

Thursday, Dec. 15

• SAJE Senior Ministry is holding a movie matinee at St. Thomas/Holy Spirit, 3980 S. Lindbergh Blvd., at 1 p.m. The movie is “Four Christmases.” Refreshments will be provided; cost is $2. For more information, call 314-822-4736.

• Take part in an extreme cupcake decorating challenge at the Cliff Cave Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 5430 Telegraph Road, at 5:30 p.m. For ages 12 to 18. Registration required at slcl.org/events.

• Meet reptiles and amphibians from the St. Louis Herpetological Society and share a story with them at the Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 9700 Musick Road, at 6:30 p.m. For ages 6 to 11. Registration required at slcl.org/events.

• The St. Louis Chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women is hosting a virtual “lunch and learn” event about gun violence from noon to 1 p.m. with Moms Demand Action’s Missouri State Communications Lead Gail Wechsler. Register at ncjwstl.org/events/. For more information, contact Jen Bernstein at jbernstein@ncjwstl.org or call 314-993-5181.

• 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.

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