Below is a list of upcoming activities for Benton Park West area residents.
Kick Ball in the Park
Friday, June 5 at 6:00 pm, Gravois Park, 3200 Potomac
Kids and adults of all ages are encourage to play kickball in Gravois Park each Friday night during the summer. This is a fun way to kick off the week in a fun, family-friendly environment.
Saturday, June 6 from 10:00-2:00 pm, Cherokee Rec Center, 3200 S. Jefferson
Benton Park West, Gravois Park, Marine Villa and Benton Park will compete for the gold in a friendly face-off of neighbors, in what promises to be a fun-filled, one-of-a-kind match up at the Cherokee Recreation Center in Benton Park. Players wanted - registration is free!! cherokeegames.org
Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls Open House
Saturday, June 6 from 10:00-12:00 pm, 1901 N. Kingshighway
The Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls is hosting an enrollment open house for Benton Park West families at their building located at 1901 N. Kingshighway Blvd. Families are welcome to stop by their building lobby (the rest of the building is still being renovated) to learn more about the school and fill out an application onsite. http://goo.gl/FYZoXP
Southeast St. Louis City Yard Sale
Saturday, June 6 from 7:00-1:00 pm, Various Locations
Clusters of neighborhoods will host neighborhood-wide yard sales. June 6 is Benton Park, Benton Park West, McKinnley Heights, and Soulard. To include your yard sale, send your STREET ADDRESS to STLYardSale15@gmail.com. Your address will be added to the map of participating location.
Session 1: Designing CDBG-Eligible Programs, Tuesday, June 9 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm
The City of St. Louis' Community Development Administration (CDA) is offering a series of FREE workshops. To learn more about the series or to register please visit http://goo.gl/42WsIB
Benton Park Concert Series
Sunday, June 14 from 3:00-9:00 pm, Benton Park, 3100 S. Jefferson
All concerts are FREE and take place in the beautiful Benton Park (Corner of Arsenal & Jefferson). Food, drink and Benton Park gear will be available for purchase. Visit bpnastl.org for details.
Fair St. Louis - Volunteers Needed July 2 & 3
Thursday, July 2 and Friday, July 3, Various Times, Forest Park
Benton Park West Neighborhood Association will host a booth on Thursday July 2 and Friday, July 3. Help BPWNA by volunteering to work one or both days of the multi-day event selling beer, soda, and water. Click the link for details or to sign-up as a volunteer: http://goo.gl/TVPmKC