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West Newsmagazine 4-11-18

Local news, local politics and community events for West St. Louis County Missouri.

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48 I EVENTS I April 11, 2018 WEST NEWSMAGAZINE @WESTNEWSMAG WESTNEWSMAGAZINE.COM A public hearing is scheduled before the Planning and Zoning Commission of the City of Ballwin on May 7, 2018 at the Donald “Red” Loehr Police and Court Center, 300 Park Dr. Ballwin, MO 63011, at 7:00 P.M. A petition from ELCO Chevrolet Cadillac requesting to expand the dealership thus requiring an amendment to SUE 17-03 for the property located at 112 Old Ballwin Rd. For more information call: The Ballwin Zoning Hot Line at (636) 207-2326 or the Ballwin Government Center at (636) 227-9000 (voice), (636) 527-9200 (TDD), 1-800-735-2966 RELAY MISSOURI. Residents of Ballwin are afforded an equal opportunity to participate in the programs and services of the City of Ballwin regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, familial status, national origin or political affiliation. If one requires an accommodation, please call the above numbers no later than 5:00 p.m. on the third business day preceding the hearing. Offices are open between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Andy Hixson, Director of Development and Assistant City Administrator 14811 Manchester Rd. Ballwin, MO, 63011 ches & More! ches, working ng, even parts WE BUY Vintage Instruments Public Hearing May 7, 2018 Pickers meets Antiques Roadshow Watches, working or non-working, even parts Drop in our store or set an appointment Manchester Coin & Jewelry Co. FREE Appraisals & Evaluations for Single Items/Collections/Estates WE MAKE HOUSE CALLS! Don’t travel with your valuables. Let the experts come to you! Vintage & Collectibles including Liadro, Hummel & Lalique Military Items Gold & Silver in any form WE MAKE HOUSE CALLS! American Indian Artifacts Diamonds, Loose Stones, Estate Jewelry, Costume Jewelry Old Paper Money Bring in this ad for an EXTRA 5% CASH Payment after completed transaction! FREE Appraisals & Evaluations for Single Items/Collections/Estates 14360 Manchester Rd. Just West of Hwy. 141 across from Goodwill 636-686-7222 A piece of art made from a repurposed gun that was collected during a community buy-back program. It is part of the I.M.A.G.I.N.E Peace Now art exhibit, from which a portion of items are on display at Maryville University. local events ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT Art Exhibit at City Hall is from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. now through June at Chesterfield City Hall, 690 Chesterfield Pkwy. West in Chesterfield. Featuring four established regional artists. Open to the public. For a tour of the art exhibit or for more details, visit chesterfield.mo.us. • • • The St. Louis Civic Orchestra performs Dvorak No. 6 in D major at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 22 at the William D. Purser center on the campus of Logan University, 1851 Schoettler Road in Chesterfield. For tickets and details, visit stlco.org. • • • I.M.A.G.I.N.E. Peace Now art exhibit is open now through May 13, with a portion of the collection on display at the Morton J. May Foundation Gallery on Maryville University’s campus, 610 Maryville University Drive in St. Louis. Co-presented by Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design and Maryville University, the exhibit was created in response to the rising tide of gun violence in America. Conceived by metalsmith Boris Bally, the exhibition features works by some 100 artists who have crafted sculptures using decommissioned firearms collected during community buyback programs. BENEFITS Spring Fling/Plant Sale is from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays now through May 31 at The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House in Faust Park, 15193 Olive Blvd. in Chesterfield. All plant sale proceeds benefit Project Pollinator and the Butterfly House Conservation efforts. For details, visit mobot.org or call (636) 530- 0076. • • • Mod Pizza’s “Fundraise Your Heart Out Event” is from 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17 at Mod Pizza in Ellisville, 15809 Fountain Plaza Drive. Proceeds from the event benefit Relay for Life Rockwood, which takes place on April 21. Participants must bring the event flyer or show the digital copy; the flyer can be found on Relay for Life of Rockwood School District, MO’s Facebook page. For more information, visit RelayForLife.org/ RockwoodMO. • • • Strike Out Childhood Cancer is from 7-11 p.m. on Friday, April 20 at West County Lanes, 15727 Manchester Road in Ellisville. $20 for ages 16-plus; $14 for kids under 16. Includes two games, shoe rental, soft drinks and entry for attendance prizes. Benefiting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. For questions, email Stephanie. meissner@nm.com or stephanie.k.davis@ nm.com. • • • An Electronics and Paper Shredding Drive is from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, April 21 at Farmers and Merchants Bank, 619 Stockell Drive in Eureka. Accepted items include books and all office and home technology-related devices and electronics. Book donations will be donated to Kirkwood Public Library for the annual resale book fair. For more details on what will be accepted, call (636) 938-7878 or visit spectrumecycle.com. • • • The Arbor Day/Be Brave 5K Run/ Walk is at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 27 at LaSalle Springs Middle School, 3300 Hwy. 109 in Wildwood. Enjoy pizza, salad, snack bars, water, Gatorade and music. All proceeds benefit the Special Olym-

FACEBOOK.COM/WESTNEWSMAGAZINE WESTNEWSMAGAZINE.COM pics of Missouri. Register at wildwoodmo. recdesk.com. For questions, call Gary or Amanda at (636) 458-0440 or email gary@ cityofwildwood.com or amanda@cityofwildwood.com. FAMILY & KIDS A Grandparent Class is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 12 at St. Luke’s Hospital Conference Room, Third Floor, 232 South Woods Mill Road in Chesterfield. This class reviews current hospital care for mother and baby, infant safety information and tips on being helpful as grandparents. A tour of the birthing suites is included. To register, visit stlukes-stl. com. For questions, call (314) 205-6906. • • • Tons of Trucks is from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the Target parking lot, 15025 Manchester Road in Ballwin. Trucks and vehicles of all shapes and sizes will be available for families to admire, wander around, climb on and sit in. There will be a siren-free quiet hour from 1-2 p.m. For more information, visit ballwin.mo.us. • • • Tumbling Tykes is from 6:30-7:15 p.m. on Mondays, April 16-May 21 at The Pointe, 1 Ballwin Commons Circle in Ballwin. Children ages 4-6 will get an introduction to gymnastics through fun activities that teach body control, agility, strength and balance. For more information or to register, visit ballwin.mo.us. • • • A Spring Dive-In Movie, featuring Despicable Me 3, is from 8-9:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20 at The Lodge Indoor Pool, 1050 Des Peres Road in Des Peres. Enjoy a family movie while floating on tubes or playing in the water. Water park tubes are first-come, first-served. No outside floatation devices allowed. Concession stand will be open. Advanced registration preferred. For details, visit desperesmo. org/1416/Spring-Dive-In-Movie. • • • Wildwood’s Kids Night Out is from 6:30-10 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 at the Wildwood YMCA, 2641 Hwy. 109 in Wildwood. Kids ages 5-12 can enjoy swimming, games, sports, dinner and crafts. Concessions available for purchase. Wear gym shoes and bring a swimsuit and towel. Register at gwrymca.org or call (636) 458-6636. • • • Chesterfield Kids Night Out is from 5:30-10 p.m. on Saturdays, April 28, and May 19 at Chesterfield YMCA, 16464 Burkhardt Place in Chesterfield. Kids ages 5-12 can enjoy the Y and a full evening of fun including dinner, swimming, and a different movie each night. Kids should wear gym shoes and bring a swimsuit and towel. Register at gwrymca.org or call (636) 532-3100. HEALTH & WELLNESS Basics of Meditation is from 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, April 12 at St. Luke’s Hospital Institute for Health Education, 222 South Woods Mill Road in Chesterfield. Learn the basics of meditation, a research supported practice that helps people to be healthier, reduce stress and pain, lower risk for heart disease and more. For more information, call (314) 542-4900. The event is free. • • • Spring Dance Classes are offered on weekday evenings now through April 30 at Bluebird Park, 225 Kiefer Creek Road in Ellisville. Classes offered include ballroom, swing, easy social and line dancing. Classes are beginner level; no partner necessary. For times and class descriptions, visit ellisville.mo.us. SPECIAL INTEREST The Lafayette Older Adults Program meets from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of the month at the Ballwin Golf Course, 333 Holloway Road in Ballwin. The program is for people 55 and older. After lunch, members gather to play bingo or cards. Coffee, soda and dessert are provided, but participants must bring their own sack lunch. • • • St. Louis Hosta Society Vendors Day is from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, April 15 at Creve Coeur Community Center, 300 N. New Ballas Road in Creve Coeur. Vendors include Avalon Acres, Homestead Farms, Made in the Shade, Hostas on the Bluff and Overland Hardware. Free admission. • • • Dirty Spokes Mountain Bike Race is at 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 15 at Castlewood State Park, 1401 Kiefer Creek Road in Ballwin. The race is divided into three categories based on experience. For more information or to register, visit ballwin.mo.us. • • • Lunch and Bingo is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesdays, April 18 and May 2 at The Pointe, 1 Ballwin Commons Circle in Ballwin. Registration is required by the Monday prior to the event. To register, visit ballwin.mo.us. • • • Living Word Church’s 10-year anniversary celebration is on Sunday, April 15 at 17315 Manchester Road in Wildwood. Pastor Adam Mustoe will preach a special message at the 9 and 10:30 a.m. worship services. Following the services, there will be a Youth Choir Ballpark Food Day Fundraiser and Silent Auction. For more information, visit livingwordumc.org. 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Plus, enjoy Cake Sampling, Refreshments and Raffle Prizes FREE Bundtlet with the purchase of two Bundtlets from April 9 - 14 ST. LOUIS - CHESTERFIELD (636) 220-6087 • 159 Lamp and Lantern Village • Chesterfield, MO 63017 Valid in bakery from 4/9/18-4/14/18. Coupon must be presented at time of purchase. Limit one free Bundtlet with the purchase of two Bundtlets per guest. Valid only at the bakery listed. No cash value. Coupon may not be reproduced, transferred or sold. Internet distribution strictly prohibited. Must be claimed in bakery during normal business hours. Not valid for online orders. Not valid with any other offer.