It’s that time of the year again to announce our annual festival here in our local community. The New Melle Festival is held each year and vendors from around the community, an all-star carnival company, bands from the area, children and adults of all ages come together. New Melle Sports and Recreation will sponsor the New Melle Festival on its grounds June 15th through 17th, 2017.
The annual Wetlands for Kids Day celebration is set for Saturday, April 1, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area in St. Charles. Wetlands for Kids Day is hosted by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and Ducks Unlimited (DU). The event, supported by grants from MasterCard, Purina Pro Plan, and the Mississippi Valley Duck Hunters Association, is free for both kids and adults.
Don’t feed bears. Avoid encounters. React right.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As blossoms and buds emerge each spring, so do Missouri's estimated 300 native black bears. As they leave their winter dens this time of year, finding food is their main focus. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds people to "Be Bear Aware" by not feeding bears and not providing potential sources of food.
The spring session of social dance classes is starting at St. Charles Community College the week of April 9. Classes will be held in the College Center dance studio on the SCC campus, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in Cottleville. Classes will be held April 9-June 11.
April showers bring May flowers, the Plein Air Art Festival and many opportunities for spring photographs. “Blooms in Augusta” and “Art in Augusta” are the themes for the upcoming “Best of Augusta” Photo Contest with a deadline at the end of June. Start planning ahead for your contest entry.
St. Charles Community College will present The Last Flapper March 29 and 31 in the Daniel J. Conoyer Social Sciences Building auditorium on the SCC campus.
The first showing, held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, is a free student matinee.