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Weekly Porch: Area Activities, November 7-17, 2019

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

Garfield Commons Open House

Thursday, November 7 at 4-7 pm, Garfield Commons, 2612 Wyoming

Join us on any of the open house dates to tour our Garfield facility in celebration of our 5 year anniversary! Staff will be here to give tours of our space, including what an apartment looks like. There will be light refreshments & fun for all! Please RSVP to Erin Boyle, Director of Events & Donor Engagement, at or give her a call at 314-338-8189!

Friendsgiving: A Fall Mingle

Friday, November 8 at 6:30-9:00 pm, Golden Gems, 3156 Cherokee

Gather your best boss babes and join us for our next Mingle! This is a FREE networking event for women business owners, women in business and women who are planning to be.The Wandering Sidecar Bar Co. will be on site slinging all of your favorite sips. Facebook Invite

Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl

Saturday, November 9 at 10 am-10 pm, Cherokee

The beloved annual celebration of music and dance returns to Cherokee Street as part of the Nevermore Jazz Ball 2019! This event is supported by the Cherokee Street Community Improvement District and the Cherokee Lemp Special Business District. Visit the Facebook Invite for the schedule.

Refab Lab Launch Party

Saturday, November 9 at 5-8 pm, Refab, 3130 Gravois

See our new showroom, explore our line of reclaimed wood products, and meet our fabrication team. Enjoy free beer from Urban Chestnut and enter to win a beefy, butcher block cutting board made in house.Door prizes include:Butcher Block cutting board, Refab $50.00 Gift Card, Set of 4 Reclaimed Wood Coasters. Raffle tickets will be available at the door. Entry is free! Drawing will take place at 7:00 pm. Must be present to claim your prize. Eventbrite

Gravois Park Neighborhood Meeting

Tuesday, November 12 at 6-7:30 pm, Rita Ford Community Center, 3353 California

Please Join us for this month's Gravois Park Neighborhood Association Meeting. Facebook Invite

Bonfire Happy Hour

Wednesday, November 13 at 5-7 pm, 3449 S. Jefferson

Beat back the cold with a hot fire, whiskey & cider drinks, and Filipino BBQ! Join us at Schoolhouse for a special fall edition of Nebula's monthly happy hour. Music by DJ Black Guy + The Fattened Caf will be popping up with some of their delicious Filipino barbecue for purchase. Limited amount of plates available! We'll have City Wide available from our friends at 4 Hands Brewing Company or stop by Saint Louis Hop Shop and BYOB!This is an outdoor community event open to all! Facebook Invite

SLACO Town and Gown

Thursday, November 14 at 1-5 pm, Il Monastero Banquet Center, 3050 Olive

Co-sponsored by Harris-Stowe State University, Saint Louis University, University of Missouri St. Louis, and Washington University, the summit is meant to explore new ways in which communities and universities can work together to improve St. Louis neighborhoods. See the full agenda on SLACO's site here.

3rd District Trivia Night

Friday, November 15 at 7 pm, Casa Loma Ballroom, Cherokee

Contact PO Khoudian for tickets or more info at 314-444-2564

Royale: Fundraising Auction

Friday, November 15 at 7-9:30 pm, Monaco_USA, 2701 Cherokee

Monaco is pleased to announce 'Royale,' a fundraising art auction that features over 35 works by local, regional and national artists. 'Royale' is a one-night event taking place on Friday, November 15. The event begins at 7:00 pm with final bidding at 9:30 pm. An after party will follow. Facebook Invite


  • Cherokee Street CID Meeting, Thursday, November 21 at 5:30 pm, Artist Art, 2643 Cherokee

  • Benton Park West Neighborhood Meeting + Potluck Dinner, Thursday, November 21 at 7-8:30 pm, Five Star Senior Center, 2832 Arsenal

  • Cherokee Street Thanksgiving Potluck, Tues, November 26 at 6-10 pm, 2720 Cherokee


A special THANK YOU to The Porch sponsors:

As The Porch Review (BPW newsletter) is printed quarterly, we'll post upcoming activities on Thursdays through the "Weekly Porch." If there's an area activity that you'd like to have included, please send your activity details to

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