Weekly Porch: Area Activities, April 13-22, 2017


Below is a list of upcoming activities in or around Benton Park West, a Cherokee Neighborhood.

Curby Church's Maundy Thursday Service

Thursday, April 13 at 7:00 pm, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah

All are welcome to attend the Maundy Thursday Service with foot-washing, The Last Supper (Holy Communion), and our fish dinner. For more info, please contact Rev. Paula Cooper at 314-771-0242 or curbychurchpastor@gmail.com.

Perennial's Grand Opening

Friday, April 14 from 6:00-8:00 pm, Perennial, 3762 S. Jefferson

See our newly completed Community Workshop + Store dedicated to creative reuse. Learn about upcoming programs, find out how to get involved, and check out all the resources we have available for you to create what you need from items that would otherwise be thrown away. Find out more about us here: https://perennialstl.org/ Facebook Invite

Curby Church's Good Friday Service

Friday, April 14 at 7:00 pm, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah

All are welcome to attend the Good Friday Service. For more info, please contact Rev. Paula Cooper at 314-771-0242 or curbychurchpastor@gmail.com.

Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 15 from 10:00-12:00 pm, Gravois Park, 3200 Potomac

Please join us for the 12th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza in Gravois Park! This free event is for children 0-12 years of age and they must be accompanied by an adult. This event is hosted by the Benton Park West and Gravois Park neighborhood associations. For more information, please visit our Events page or the Facebook Invite.

Curby Church Movie Watching: The Passion of the Christ

Saturday, April 15 at 11:30 am, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah

Curby's membership class will be viewing the movie “The Passion of the Christ”. Please join us – the more, the merrier. For more info, please contact Rev. Paula Cooper at 314-771-0242 or curbychurchpastor@gmail.com.

BPW Dog Park Spring Fling: Season Opener

Saturday, April 15 from 12:30-3:00 pm, BPW Dog Park, 3300 Nebraska

Free admission/open house event at the dog park to celebrate warm weather and spring! Doggy Easter egg hunt at 12:30 pm; $5 donation to join the hunt. Donations are going to MaxStar Rescue. For more information, please visit our Events page or the Facebook Invite.

Curby Church's Easter Sunday Service

Sunday, April 16 at 10:30 am, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah

We will commemorate Holy Communion (The Last Supper) during our 10:30 AM worship service. We will also receive new members during the worship service. All are welcome! For more info, please contact Rev. Paula Cooper at 314-771-0242 or curbychurchpastor@gmail.com.

Gravois Park Trash Pickup and Social Hour

Sundays from 9:30-10:30 am, Gravois Park, 3200 Potomac

Each Sunday, get to know your neighbors and help make YOUR neighborhood park a better place to play! We'll pick up litter in and around the park while talking and getting to know each other.

Zumba Classes

Mondays, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah

Curby Church will host Zumba classes on Mondays at 6:00 pm for $3-5.00 a session. For more info 314-771-0242.

3rd and 4th District Police Officer Appreciation Luncheon

Tuesday, April 18 at 11:30 am, The Case Park Plaza Hotel, Khorassan Ballroom

Masters of Ceremonies, Guy Phillips of Y98 Radio. Doors open at 11:30 am with lunch served at 12 pm. Tickets are $30 a piece. To purchase tickets, please visit centralpatrolstl.org. For more information or to pay by check, contact Officer Brian O'Dekirk at bcodekirk@slmpd.org or Officer Pat Clancy at pmclancy@slmpd.org.