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BPW Area Activities, June 5-June 13, 2015

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.

Cherokee Games

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!!

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.

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 Your address will be added to the map of participating location.

St. Louis Swap Meet

Sunday, June 7 from 10:00-3:00 pm at the Lemp Brewery, Cherokee @ Lemp

Various vendors participate in this open-air swap meet.

CDA's FREE Nonprofit Capcity Workshop Series

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

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 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:

Photo: Yard Sale Map for Sat, June 6

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