EVENTS – ST. LOUIS COUNTY

Jan. 10: Karaoke

Karaoke at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan 13: Trivia night

The Knights of Columbus Assembly #2012 is hosting a Black Light Trivia Night Bash at St. Rose Philippine Duchesne Catholic Church at 1210 Paddock Drive in Florissant.  Doors open at 6 p.m.  Tables of eight are $20 per person. After each round the winning team receives $100.  There will also be a 50/50 drawing, gift baskets, BYOB and set ups included.  Knights of Columbus Assembly support Bibles for Soldiers, the USO and Fisher House to name a few organizations.  For tickets or more information call Ed Spence at 314-837-9038.

Jan. 12: Country fried steak or meatloaf dinner

Country fried steak or meatloaf dinner at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 4 to 7 p.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 13: Breakfast

Breakfast at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 to 10 a.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 13: Flea market

Flea market at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 17: Karaoke

Karaoke at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 18: Panel on social justice and community relations

A free panel discussion about the importance of messaging during times of social unrest will take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Missouri History Museum. Staff from nonprofit organizations will discuss how and when to communicate about social justice via traditional and social media. This free event is sponsored by CSPRC, a network of professionals from nonprofit agencies. It is open to the public; registration is required. See www.csprc.org/events or call 314-416-2237 for details. 

Jan.19:  Dinner

Dinner at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 4 to 7 p.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 20: Girls’ workshop

Soroptimist International of Greater St. Louis will hold a workshop for girls 14 – 18 years old called “Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls.” The workshop will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at SSM/DePaul Medical Center at the May Center. The program is provided at no charge and includes lunch. Dream It, Be It is designed to help girls grow up to be strong, successful, happy adults. Dream It, Be It targets girls in secondary school who face obstacles to their future success. It provides girls with access to professional role models, career education and the resources to live their dreams. Soroptimist members will work in partnership with girls in small groups to provide them with the information and resources they want and need to be successful. The topics covered include career opportunities, setting and achieving goals, overcoming obstacles to success and how to move forward after setbacks or failures. For further information visit http://www.soroptimiststlouis.com or call 314-591-0218.

Jan. 24: Karaoke

Karaoke at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 26: Chicken dinner

Chicken dinner at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 4 to 7 p.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Jan. 31: Karaoke

Karaoke at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois, from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. All profits go to support veterans. For more information call 314-831-6121.

Feb. 24: Trivia night

Boy Scout Troop 884 trivia night takes place at Trinity Church of the Nazarene at 3515 Shackleford Rd. Doors open at 6 p.m., trivia starts promptly at 7 p.m. Cost is $120 a table for eight people or $15 per person. Snacks and drinks are provided, no alcohol permitted. Bring extra cash for special games and mulligans. There will be silent auction gift baskets and attendance prizes. Contact Tina Thomas to reserve your table at 314-740-7607.

Feb. 28: Snowman building contest

If you think you build the best snowman in your neighbourhood, then we have a contest for you.  Until Feb. 28, anytime it snows build a snowman.  Take a picture of yourself and the snowman, and send it to the JFK Center Office along with an application.  Prizes will be awarded. The Youth Advisory Commission will be the judges of this contest. You must be a Florissant resident to enter. For ages 15 and younger. Pick up an application, or visit our website, email a digital photo to jsteib@florissantmo.com, or send your picture with your child’s name, address, phone number and age to: Attn:  Snowman Contest, JFK Community Center, 315 Howdershell Rd., Florissant, Missouri  63031. For further information, call 314-921-4250.