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2016-04-26T01:21:50Z
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CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL ON CHEROKEE STREET A CELEBRATION OF COMMUNITY AND A FIESTA FOR EVERYONE

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 8:21pm
An annual tradition, with a long history, Cinco De Mayo Festival on Cherokee Street has evolved into a celebration of community and one of the largest and most diverse festivals in the St. Louis area. Established over 15 years ago, the festival is now organized by Cherokee Street Development League 501c3, a nonprofit that seeks […] 0

Couture Show Premiering April 29th

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 10:23am
Bespoke’s Dorothy Jones is collaborating with Victoria Cates, a wonderfully talented beader/embroiderer. Together they’re creating a dozen completely new pieces for a show called Amare Elementorum, a love letter to the natural and organic. Victoria’s embroidery is based on organic shapes from land and sea. The clothes themselves are made from natural fibers, with shapes that echo and […] 0

Document V Opening Friday + Lot 49 Recap

Tue, 03/22/2016 - 12:06pm
Document V opens on Friday, March 25th Document V, organized in conjunction with Temporary Art Review‘s five year anniversary, opens this Friday, March 25th from 7 to 10pm with commissions spanning across both galleries, online, on public lands and more. The exhibition serves as an official record of Temporary as a public form, summarizing the first five years of collective research by a disparate group […] 0

Watoto Children’s Choir from Uganda Africa

Tue, 03/22/2016 - 11:02am
The Watoto Children’s Choir of Uganda will bring its “Oh, What Love” performance to 2720 Cherokee on Sunday evening, April 10th, @ 6:30 p.m. The event is FREE and open to All Ages. Experience the sound, energy and passion of Africa as these young people sing, dance and share their stories. Watoto is a faith-based relief organization […] 0

Cinco De Mayo STL – Cherokee Street

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 9:23pm
The Cinco De Mayo Festival on Cherokee Street is one of the largest festivals in the St. Louis area, bringing together over 45,000 attendees to celebrate the rich culture and artistic community on Cherokee Street and surrounding South St. Louis City neighborhoods. Sponsorship of this event is a great opportunity to connect with a diverse audience, […] 0

20th Ward Events and Resources

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 3:07pm
  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ STL Youth Jobs Accepting Applications NOW through May 31 Contact for more information: Patrick McCulloch 314-982-8950 or pmcculloch@mersgoodwill.org Opportunity to hire and mentor local youth this summer! STL Youth Jobs employees provides an opportunity for youths 16-24 from 10 St. Louis neighborhoods to receive job readiness training and they are paid through generous grants that fund the […] 0

Gravois Park Eater Eggstravaganza

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 2:58pm

Upcoming at Fort Gondo

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 12:58pm
          Saturday ___________________________ Julie Weinberger Cave of Forgotten Dreams March 5 – April 2, 2016 Opening reception Saturday, March 5, 7-10 PM at fort gondo Kat Reynolds Ask Her How She’s Doing March 5 – April 2, 2016 Opening reception Saturday, March 5, 7-10 PM at beverly Upcoming:  gondo poetry 35: […] 0

Uke Go Girl Summer 2016 Enrollment now open

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 4:04pm
Applications are currently being accepted for Uke Go Girl Summer 2016 MON JUNE 27- FRI JULY 1 9:30AM-2PM Uke Go Girl! is a FREE week-long intensive beginner ukulele workshop for girls 10-16 that blends instrumental, vocal, and songwriting education with a focus on empowerment, creative expression and building self-esteem – classes will be held at Nebula . No musical […] 0

Empower. Change. A Service-Learning Fundraising Event

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 3:00pm
Global Ethos presents Empower Change! A Fundraising Event to support STL student-artists attending a service-learning experience in San Ramon, Nicaragua this summer! February 26th, 6-10PM at Blank Space. Live Art. Performances. Silent Auction. Raffle. Good. Fun. We love your moral support, but need your financial support, so please bring your checkbooks too! And BIG THANKS to DJ […] 0

CSBA Meeting Tomorrow February 18th 5:30pm at Nebula

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 3:43pm
REMINDER: Cherokee Station Business Association Meeting is tomorrow 5:30pm at Nebula All business owners, residents, property owners, and anyone with an interest in Cherokee are welcome and encouraged to attend. HERE IS A LINK TO THE AGENDA AND MEETING MINUTES: http://eepurl.com/bQWE41 0

Neighborhood Business Events, Seminars, Programs and Information – Commercial District Manager

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 2:07pm
STL Youth Jobs Accepting Applications NOW through May 31 Contact for more information: Patrick McCulloch 314-982-8950 or pmcculloch@mersgoodwill.org Opportunity to hire and mentor local youth this summer! STL Youth Jobs employees provides an opportunity for youths 16-24 from 10 St. Louis neighborhoods to receive job readiness training and they are paid through generous grants that fund the program. (no […] 0

Lo-Fi Cherokee 2016

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 1:56pm
Lo-Fi Cherokee 2016 is a cross between a massive music video shoot and a music festival – on Cherokee Street! The public is invited to come watch LO-FI SAINT LOUIS produce eighteen live music performance videos in as many locations in a single day. Now in its’ fifth year, they will begin at 9am and […] 0

THE Book | Signing | Exhibit | Red Chair Studio

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 4:01pm
The Research In 2012, as one of 12 artist fellows at the Regional Arts Commission, I began to re-search and map my community arts practice over the last 20+ years.  I wrote mostly at the big white table in my studio. I learned I could draw/doodle/make marks. Three days a week.  Early early a.m.   […] 0

American Female Book Launch

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 10:42am
American Female: a true tale of adventure is “The Devil Wears Prada,” meets “Eat, Pray, Love,” while “On the Road,” and filled with action, adventure, passion, scandal, and self-actualization. - Teamwork Makes the Dream Work When more than 300 literary agents rejected the American Female manuscript, Emily resolved to make it happen herself, and teamed […] 0

Mardi Gras on Cherokee Street

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 4:27pm
The People Party Gras Masquerade Ball on Cherokee Friday Feb 5th, 2016 @ 2720 Cherokee Doors 8pm Here we GEAUX!!! The biggest Mardi Gras ball that Cherokee Street has ever seen. Featuring the southern cooking of Chef Turtle and the music of St. Louis Boogie Brass Band as they finish up a great Mardi Gras […] 0

Bespoke Valentine’s Jewelry Trunk Show

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 4:11pm
14 February, 2016 Connie Copley’s jewelry, like a diamond redeemed from the pawnbroker, finds its way into new hands and second chances.In Copley’s studio, antique closures, old buckles, and broken strands of once-cherished beads wait their turns for fresh life. Here, among the boxes and jars of vintage goods, new purposes are imagined for old treasures. […] 0

Neighborhood Business Events, Seminars, Programs and Information

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 3:43pm
  Where We Stand Economic Growth & Racial Equity: How can St. Louis compete in the global economy? Wednesday, January 27, 6:30-8 p.m. at Central Library Auditorium 1301 Olive Street Where We Stand (WWS) is a series of publications produced by EWG that provide objective, reliable and verifiable data on the St. Louis region and comparable metropolitan […] 0

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