Veteran story time lady, Georgy Rock, joins us each Tuesday morning from 10:30-11am to read stories, sing songs, laugh, and be silly. All ages welcome, and always free. Today is our special Children's Book Week edition.
Variation and Adaptations, on display 6/2/17 through 7/29/17, is an exhibit curated by Artists First, an organization that has long worked to promote the artwork of individuals challenged by physical or psychological obstacles. While typically judged by society as impaired, this organization advocates for these artists to be considered as equal, not other, within the visual art community by their unique perspectives and life experiences. Angela Gipson, Jeff Johnson, and Jimmy Holmes will each present a body of work specific to their use of media and focused examinations.
"Subterranean Books will be hosting the art work of Timothy Wagner as part of the Loop Arts Fest, with an opening reception Friday, June 23rd from 6pm to 8pm.
Timothy Wagner works as a mixed media artist using a wide variety of media from found imagery to inks. All of the art is created on reclaimed materials such as vinyl records, wood and canvas.
Timothy's work is thought-provoking and a visual language that is an approach to expression of form, space and color, referencing our natural world and its surroundings. "The ambiguity of my work is created on a subconscious level."
Work will be on display June 15 - August 31.
Fri, 06/23/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Subterranean Books is located at:
6275 Delmar St. Louis, MO 63130"
Community concert in Christy Park (behind the firehouse). All are welcome to bring a chair or blanket and enjoy The Gateway Ramblers.
The University City Summer Band, under the baton of Tom Poshak, will begin its twenty-first season on Tuesday June 13, 2017. Concerts will be held in Heman Park, 1028 Midland Blvd, University City, MO 63130 (park entrance is off Midland, opposite Shaftesbury). All concerts start at 7 PM, last about 80 minutes, and include a short intermission. Seating is on the lawn. Bring a lawn chair or blanket as available seating is limited. Bring your children! Bring a picnic! A refreshment stand sponsored by various groups from University City High School will be available.
The theme for the 2017 season of the University City Summer Band is Friends of the U City Summer Band. Over our previous twenty seasons, the band has collaborated with a plethora of guest conductors, soloists and composers. This year we will be celebrating with some of those musicians, including: Erica Neidlinger from DePaul University (conductor), Joe Pappas (conductor and composer), Pam Smith-Kelly (conductor featuring the music of her dad, Claude T. Smith), Jared Spears (composer), Shelly Monier (Flute), Gary Gackstatter (composer & conductor), and Frank Haspiel (composer & conductor). Members of the band to be featured as conductors include: Ron Stilwell, Matt McKeever, Bette Welch and Kurt Bauche.
The band’s repertoire includes marches, showtunes, jazz, original pieces for band, light classics, patriotic selections, popular music and transcriptions – we guarantee something for everyone from young children to senior citizens. Dine at one of the many restaurants in the University City and Loop area and then join us for a relaxing concert in the park.
"Grab a picnic and come and enjoy the beautiful summer June evenings at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis during its annual Summer Carillon Concert Series. Recitals will be held at 7 p.m. each Tuesday in June. All recitals are free and open to the public.
The carillon at Concordia Seminary is one of only 170 such instruments in North America. The 49 bells have been played atop Luther Tower since 1971, and are dedicated to all pastors who have served The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). It is housed in Luther Tower, the 120-foot structure designed by architect Charles Klauder and dedicated in 1966.
Recitals will be held on the following dates:
Tuesday, June 6, 7 p.m. — Karel Keldermans, carillonneur
Tuesday, June 13, 7 p.m. — Karel Keldermans, carillonneur
Tuesday, June 20, 7 p.m. — Joanna Stroz, carillonneur
Tuesday, June 27, 7 p.m. — Karel Keldermans, carillonneur
Guests are invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnics to enjoy the music from the Main Quadrangle or on the Seminary grounds near Luther Statue. In the event of rain, guests may gather under the archways and tower on campus. The concert will continue unless the carillonneur feels it is unsafe.
Guests may meet the carillonneur at the base of the tower after each recital.
Learn more about the 2017 Summer Carillon Concert Series at www.csl.edu/carillon/.
Concordia Seminary is located at 801 Seminary Place in Clayton, Mo."
Grab a picnic and come and enjoy the beautiful summer June evenings at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis during its annual Summer Carillon Concert Series. Recitals will be held at 7 p.m. each Tuesday in June. All recitals are free and open to the public.
Concordia Seminary is located at 801 Seminary Place in Clayton, Mo.
Watch in awe as the infamous bartenders at TGI Fridays test their knowledge, skill, speed, and FLAIR against each other in a well-choreographed cocktail competition! Each event includes action items and oral auction of bartenders’ cocktails. These events are free and open to the public. Each competition starts at 8:30 p.m. and goes until close. Don’t miss any of the action by reserving your front row seat of the bartenders’ slingin’ cocktails by calling your favorite TGI Fridays. Proceeds raise through these events benefit Friends of Kids with Cancer.
Theo Peoples plays every Wednesday at Herbie's in Clayton, at the corner of Maryland and North Brentwood.
Left Bank Books presents a conversation on race and justice with Carol Ruther Silver, author of "Freedom Rider Diary: Smuggled Notes from Parchman Prison"; Harper Barnes, author of "Never Been A Time: The 1917 Race Riot That Sparked the Civil Rights Movement"; Aaron Layton, author of "Dear White Christians"; and Dr. Sandra Weissinger, author of "Violence Against Black Bodies."
KASIMU TAYLOR TRIO & special guests | 9pm – 11pm
Part of the Kranzberg Arts Foundation’s #JazzCrawl in Grand Center, along with KDHX Magnolia Café Jazz Happy Hour, Kranzberg Arts Center’s Jazz Jam, and Nancy’s Café Simulcast at Jazz at the Bistro.
The Dark Room is the third leg of an evening of live jazz standards and collaborations, featuring “The Trio”:
Kasimu Taylor – Trumpet, Nathan Jatcko – Piano, Ben Wheeler – Bass
“Wine Flight Wednesdays”, where sommelier selected wine flights are only $15. Experience exciting wines from around the world while listening to some of STL’s finest jazz practitioners!
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