Happenings

Mouse Races April 15 to Benefit Children of Fallen Heroes

Teamster Horsemen Chapter 13 will host Mouse Races on Saturday, April 15, 2017 to benefit Fallen Hero’s Dream Ride Honoring the Children of Our Fallen Military Heroes. Fallen Hero’s Dream Ride raises money to provide fun outings and activities for children of fallen military heroes. The organization’s mission is to bring families together for healing and fellowship in a fun environment. Past events have included attending Cardinal and Rascals Baseball Games, trips to Branson, Missouri, horse riding, and more.

Read more ...

Ladies Luncheon April 22


A Ladies Luncheon followed by a presentation by Hollie Thompson of Hollie’s Costume Closet, LLC, on “Fashions Aboard the Titanic”,  will be held at St. John’s United Church of Christ on Saturday, April 22, 2017, in the Family Life Center beginning at 11:30 a.m.  St. John’s is located at 60 St. Johannes Lane just 2 ½ miles west of New Melle on Highway D.  Please RSVP to Bonnie Hicks at 636-887-0162 or Hazel Roever at 636-828-5698 by April  15, 2017.  More details will follow in the April Boone Country Connection.

New Melle Chamber Community Easter Egg Hunt April 15


The New Melle Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. at New Melle Sports and Recreation. Donations are currently being accepted to help support this free community event and keep the admission free for participating children. The number of prizes given away and activities provided is dependent on the amount of support received from local businesses and organizations.

Read more ...