South County Community Calendar: Week of February 1 to February 7

Friday, Feb. 1

  • There will be a Holy Hour for priestly and religious vocations from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Monastery of St. Clare, 200 Marycrest Drive, 63129.
  • The Mehlville/Oakville Alumni Association will have their 11th Annual Trivia Night at Andre’s Banquet Hall, 4254 Telegraph Road, 63129, with all proceeds going to support the operations of the Mehlville/Oakville Alumni Association. $35 per person or $300 per table. Price includes food, a four hour open bar, raffles, games and more. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., food and drinks begin at 7 and trivia starts at 7:30. Send reservations to Mehlville-Oakville Alumni Association, 2625 Telegraph Road, 63125 or PayPal payment via Friends & Family to mhsohsalumniconnection@yahoo.com. Please call for table reservations at 314-791-0269.
  • The Crestwood Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane, 63126, will have a Zumba fitness party with Tracie from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Pre-register for $10 or register the day for $15.
  • St. Luke’s United Methodist Church will have a friends and family pre-rummage sale from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church, 2761 Telegraph Road, 63125.
  • The MOMS Club of St. Louis County-South will meet at 10 a.m. at Grace Union Church, 3900 Union Road. The chapter includes members from south county and Jefferson County. For more information, email MOMSClubSouthCountySTL@yahoo.com.
  • A jitterswing dance will be offered at the Concord Farmers Club, 10140 Concord School Road. Lessons start at 7 p.m. and dancing begins at 8 p.m.
  • ZumbaGold dance exercises geared to older adults will be offered by the SAJE Senior Ministry from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. at St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1420 S. Sappington Road. The cost is $3 per class. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 765 Lemay Ferry Road, will offer open prayer sessions from 11 a.m. to noon Fridays, Mondays and Wednesdays.

Saturday, Feb. 2

  • St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 2761 Telegraph Road, 63125, will have their 34th Annual Benefit Auction and Rummage Sale beginning at 8 a.m. The rummage sale begins at 8 a.m., followed by lunch at 11 a.m. and live and silent auction at noon. Everyone is welcome.
  • Celebrate Take Your Child To The Library Day with the St. Louis County Library. Three south county branches are participating in the event, which will have free activities for families throughout the day. The event lasts from 2 to 4 at the Weber Road Branch, 4444 Weber Road, 63123, the Oak Bend Branch, 842 S. Holmes Ave., 63122, the Grant’s View Branch, 9700 Musick Ave., 63123 and the Cliff Cave Branch, 5430 Telegraph Road, 63129.  All day.
  • St. Philip’s United Church of Christ, 10708 Lavinia Drive, 63123, will serve soup and sandwiches for families affected by the shutdown from noon to 6 p.m. For information call the church office at 314-843-5100; after 2 p.m. call 314-843-3605.
  • The International Folk Dance Association will sponsor folk dancing from 7:30 to 10:45 p.m. at University United Methodist Church, 6901 Washington Ave. For more information, call 314-638-4024.

Sunday, Feb. 3

  • 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.
  • The Meramec-Arnold Elks, 1515 Miller Road, will offer bingo at 5:30 p.m. For more information, call 636-464-8960.

Monday, Feb. 4

  • Join library staff at the Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 4444 Weber Road, 63123, for a reading of the book “Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott” by Romito Dee and Laura Freeman. Afterward, sample pies from area restaurants. Event begins at 6 p.m. Open to all ages. Registration required at www.slcl.org/events.
  • The St. Louis County Senior Card Club for pinochle and bridge players meets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Crestwood Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane.
  • 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 10:15 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth of Hungary cafeteria, 1420 S. Sappington Road. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry will sponsor open-play pickleball, including instruction for new players, from 9 a.m. to noon at the St. Elizabeth of Hungary gymnasium, 1414 S. Sappington Road. The cost is $3. 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 on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry will offer free informal quilting — all abilities — from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Episcopal Church of the Advent, 9373 Garber Road. Bring a brown bag lunch. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Chapter 204 will hold its weekly meeting at 2 p.m. at the Salvation Army, 824 Union Road. Weigh-ins will start at 1:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 5

  • Come to Southminster Presbyterian Church, 10126 E. Watson Road, 62126 at 7 p.m. to meet Courtney Kramme and her service dog Xena. Learn the difference between service animals and support animals and the benefits service dogs provide. Light snacks will be provided. To RSVP call the church at 314-843-1133 or email danjbock@gmail.com. Please park in the back and enter through the rear doors of the church.
  • Join Crestwood and the city’s retired fire chief, Mark Menning, for a safety kit and disaster prevention presentation at the Crestwood Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane, 63126 from 6 to 7 p.m. The presentation is free and open to public. Pre-registration is required by Feb. 2.
  • Former Missouri Senator Joan Bray will talk about Clean Missouri Challenges at the Eliot Chapel Social Justice Assembly at Eliot Unitarian Chapel, 100 S. Taylor Ave., 63122 at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. RSVP at https://goo.gl/forms/9fJAtD8kGMRGY05Z2.
  • The Mehlville Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m. in the downstairs room at Firehouse Bar & Grill, 3500 Lemay Ferry Road. For more information, visit www.mehlvillelionsclub.com.
  • “GriefShare,” a support group designed to help individuals cope with the death of a loved one, will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Lutheran Church of Webster Gardens, 8749 Watson Road. For more information, call 314-961-5275.
  • The Affton White-Rodgers Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, offers open-play pickleball Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. The cost is $2 per person. For more information, call 314-615-8822.
  • The Affton White-Rodgers Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road, offers Senior Cardio/Flex from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Participants are asked to bring a towel and mat. The cost is $5 per person. For more information, call 314-615-8822.
  • Affton Chapter 1015 of Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) will hold its weekly meeting at 10 a.m. in Room 103 of the Salvation Army, 824 Union Road. Weigh-ins begin at 9:10 a.m. New members are welcome. For more information, call 314-640-8985.
  • Overeaters Anonymous will meet at 1 p.m. at the Concord Trinity United Methodist Church Library, 5275 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
  • Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Chapter 186 will hold its weekly meeting at 9 a.m. in Rooms 3 and 4 on the lower level at Mary, Mother of the Church, 5901 Kerth Road.
  • ZumbaGold dance exercises geared to older adults will be offered by the SAJE Senior Ministry from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at St. Elizabeth of Hungary, 1420 S. Sappington Road. The cost is $3 per class. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry sponsors weekly chair yoga at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth of Hungary cafeteria, 1414 S. Sappington Road. The class offers stretching exercises with a Silver Sneakers benefit. The cost is $3 otherwise. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • The Crestwood Senior Dance Club meets from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Community Center, 9245 Whitecliff Park Lane. Ballroom, circle tag, round, line and Latin dancing are among the styles featured.  All skill levels are welcome. The cost is $1.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry’s faith community nurse will hold a weekly “drop-in” time for people to see her from 1 to 3 p.m. in the lower level of the St. Justin’s Martyr rectory, 11910 Eddie & Park Road, Sunset Hills. Call 314-484-9940 for an appointment or to talk to the nurse ahead of time.
  • The Meramec-Arnold Elks, 1515 Miller Road, will offer bingo at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 636-464-8960.

Wednesday, Feb 6

  • Get a jump start on your summer planning during the 2019 Lindbergh Schools Summer Camps and Activities Fair from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Lindbergh High School, 5000 S. Lindbergh Blvd., 63126. Free and open to all families throughout the St. Louis area.
  • The Happy Hookers Crochet and Social Club will meet for lunch at 10:30 a.m. at Firehouse Bar & Grill, 3500 Lemay Ferry Road. Meet in the banquet room on the lower level. For more information, call 314-894-8022.
  • Learn how to use jail and prison records for genealogical research with Tom Pearson at the Cliff Cave Branch of the St. Louis County Library, 5430 Telegraph Road, 63129. Begins at 6:30 p.m. For adults.
  • The Kiwanis Club of South County will hold its weekly meeting 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, the local chapter of an international group dedicated to helping members become better speakers and leaders, will hold its weekly meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. at the MetLife Building, 13045 Tesson Ferry Road. For more information, visit SouthCountyToastmasters.org. Guests are welcome; no fee is required.
  • The Gravois Kiwanis Club will hold its weekly meeting at noon at Sam’s Steakhouse, 10205 Gravois Road. For more information, call 314-556-8768.
  • The Rotary Club of Crestwood-Sunset Hills will hold its weekly meeting at 12:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn-Viking, Lindbergh Boulevard and Watson Road. Visit www.cshrotary.org for more information.
  • A family education and support meeting for family members coping with mental illness of a loved one will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at CenterPointe Hospital South County, 5000 Cedar Plaza Parkway, Suite 380. For more information, call 314-842-4463.

Thursday, Feb. 7

  • Mothers of Preschoolers will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at South County Church of the Nazarene, 2500 Telegraph Road. Child care is provided. For more information, call 314-269-6699.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry will sponsor open-play pickleball, including instruction for new players, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the St. Elizabeth of Hungary gymnasium, 1414 S. Sappington Road. The cost is $3. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • The Crestwood-Sunset Hills Kiwanis Club will hold its weekly meeting 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.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry will offer a free chair exercise session for older adults from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Episcopal Church of the Advent, 9373 Garber Road. For more information, call 314-822-4736.
  • The Retired Men’s Club of Webster Groves Presbyterian Church will meet to play bridge from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the church, 45 W. Lockwood Ave. Men of all faiths are welcome. For more information, call 314-892-5319.
  • Free drop-in play of American Mah Jongg will be offered from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Pavilion at Lemay, 305 Gregg Road, Jefferson Barracks Park. All levels are welcome; instruction will be offered for newcomers. For more information, call 314-615-8877.
  • The SAJE Senior Ministry will offer cards and games at 10:30 a.m. at Episcopal Church of the Advent, 9373 Garber Road. For more information, call 314-822-4736.

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