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THE Book | Signing | Exhibit | Red Chair Studio

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 4:01pm
The Research In 2012, as one of 12 artist fellows at the Regional Arts Commission, I began to re-search and map my community arts practice over the last 20+ years.  I wrote mostly at the big white table in my studio. I learned I could draw/doodle/make marks. Three days a week.  Early early a.m.   […] 0

American Female Book Launch

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 10:42am
American Female: a true tale of adventure is “The Devil Wears Prada,” meets “Eat, Pray, Love,” while “On the Road,” and filled with action, adventure, passion, scandal, and self-actualization. - Teamwork Makes the Dream Work When more than 300 literary agents rejected the American Female manuscript, Emily resolved to make it happen herself, and teamed […] 0

Mardi Gras on Cherokee Street

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 4:27pm
The People Party Gras Masquerade Ball on Cherokee Friday Feb 5th, 2016 @ 2720 Cherokee Doors 8pm Here we GEAUX!!! The biggest Mardi Gras ball that Cherokee Street has ever seen. Featuring the southern cooking of Chef Turtle and the music of St. Louis Boogie Brass Band as they finish up a great Mardi Gras […] 0

Bespoke Valentine’s Jewelry Trunk Show

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 4:11pm
14 February, 2016 Connie Copley’s jewelry, like a diamond redeemed from the pawnbroker, finds its way into new hands and second chances.In Copley’s studio, antique closures, old buckles, and broken strands of once-cherished beads wait their turns for fresh life. Here, among the boxes and jars of vintage goods, new purposes are imagined for old treasures. […] 0

Neighborhood Business Events, Seminars, Programs and Information

Thu, 01/28/2016 - 3:43pm
  Where We Stand Economic Growth & Racial Equity: How can St. Louis compete in the global economy? Wednesday, January 27, 6:30-8 p.m. at Central Library Auditorium 1301 Olive Street Where We Stand (WWS) is a series of publications produced by EWG that provide objective, reliable and verifiable data on the St. Louis region and comparable metropolitan […] 0

Openings @ Fort Gondo

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 12:37pm
  This Saturday ___________________________ gondo poetry 33: Paul Legault & francine j. harris Saturday, January 23 at 7 PM at beverlyStephen Proski SELL OUT PAY RENT GET LAID FEED CAT January 23 – February 20, 2016 Opening reception Saturday, January 23, 7-10 PM at fort gondo Rachel Stern New Perfumes January 23 – February 20, 2016 Opening reception Saturday, January […] 0

The Luminary January Exhibitions + Events

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 12:24pm
New Exhibitions: Know Yourself + Basil Kincaid Open this Friday  Basil Kincaid, Reclamation II Join us this Friday, January 22nd from 7 to 10pm for the opening of our new exhibitions, a solo exhibition by Basil Kincaid in the entry gallery and Know Yourself, a ghostwritten group exhibition featuring Conrad Bakker, Chris Bradley, Marianne Laury, Eva and Franco Mattes, Edra Soto, Julia Weist in the main gallery. Opening […] 0

A Bit of Cherokee Street History

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 4:43pm
Deichman Music store, on Cherokee, between Texas and Jefferson was a high school hang out as the local “record shop” (as in phonograph records).  We also had a big following with the nurse trainees at Lutheran Hospital, a couple blocks away.  I worked after school from Roosevelt High and weekends. I worked there as a salesman, selling […] 0

Town Hall Meeting to Discuss Proposed Halfway House by Dr. Syed

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 1:35pm
This is an Informational meeting, hosted by Marine Villa Neighborhood Association regarding the possibility of a Transitional Housing Program at St. Alexius Hospital, presented by Juniad Syed, M.D. 0

Sunday, 7 p.m., 2720 Cherokee – “28 to Life” Fund Raiser Event

Sat, 12/19/2015 - 3:45pm
Make a difference in the lives of the youth of the community and the future of the city by partnering with “28 to Life.” Check out this EVENT at 2720 Cherokee. Come out and drop some money at the door and at the bar. 0

Neighborhood Business Events, Seminars, Programs and Information from SLDC

Thu, 12/17/2015 - 5:33pm
Events and Resources ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~  Go Local Saint Louis Lunch and Learn Series Competing with the Big Boys: 20 Marketing Tips Every Shop Owner Should Knowt TREX, 911 Washington Avenue Thursday, December 10, Noon – 1 p.m.   What do you do as a small, independent retailer when a major food chain, big-box store or national franchise […] 0

20th Ward newsletter from Alderman Cara Spencer

Thu, 12/17/2015 - 5:16pm
New Crime Plan The city of St. Louis has announced a new crime and I will continue to push for focused efforts in our neighborhoods. Over the past few months, I have worked with Mayor Slay and others to ensure that areas of the 20th Ward that see the most crime are part of the […] 0

Reminder: The CSBA Meeting is Tomorrow, Thursday December 17th 5:30pm @ Nebula, 3407 S. Jefferson.

Wed, 12/16/2015 - 2:57pm
CSBA December Meeting Agenda CSBA November Meeting Minutes Please email anne if you have any changes to or anything you would like to add to the agenda before 1pm, tomorrow December 17th.  Anne McCullough Cherokee Street Liaison 314.304.0932 0

We Gather: Cherokee Street Thanksgiving 2015 Toast Poem

Thu, 12/10/2015 - 1:05pm
We gather And we feast Giving thanks for those who have come before With open hearts and wild compassion With all we can imagine we look towards What lies ahead While breaking bread Sharing our stories in this magnificent present We gather and we gave thanks For all the lessons Learned through challenges That challenge […] 0

December at Fort Gondo compound for the Arts

Wed, 12/02/2015 - 4:44pm
  Print Bazaar on Cherokee An annual holiday printmaking event Saturday, December 5, 10 AM – 6 PM at the compound & other venues along Cherokee Street The Spectacle  Magazine Launch & Reading Sunday, December 6 at 7 PM at fort gondo gondo poetry 32: Steven Schroeder & Farid Matuk Friday, December 11 at 7 PM at beverly Peter Pranschke […] 0

Casa Loma Events for the Holidays

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 11:05pm

Cherokee Antique Row Cookie Spree

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 3:03pm
  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5TH Join us on Cherokee Antique Row for a day of festive fun and holiday shopping! From Jefferson Avenue to the Lemp Mansion you’ll find… Trolley rides. Strolling Carolers. Lots of live music. Santa and Mrs. Claus. and the anti Claus: KRAMPUS PLUS>>> Book signings by Bill Hart ( Riverside Architectural Antiques ) & […] 0

Print Bazaar on Cherokee

Mon, 11/16/2015 - 2:33pm
Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale has a new name!  Same event, same day, same Cherokee Street!  Print Bazaar on Cherokee, formally know as Cherokee Print League Holiday Sale, is an annual Holiday event that celebrates the art of printmaking on Cherokee Street and in Saint Louis. Print Bazaar on Cherokee is Saturday, December 5th, 10:00AM – 6:00PM and provides holiday shoppers with creative […] 0

Newsletter from 20th Ward Alderman Cara Spencer

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 12:43pm
Stadium: Requesting input Bottom line, residents of St. Louis, through an initiative petition, voted in 2002 to require public funds for a stadium to go to the general public. Even though this was thrown out of court on a technicality, the intent of voters was clear: we want a say in this funding. I stand […] 0

The Luminary November Updates + Events

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 12:32pm
Stop in this week for the final few days of our fall exhibitions, Sporadic Democracy and The Marvelous is Free, before they close on Friday. Wednesday evening, we will host our final event in a series of programs that have expanded on the exhibitions as current artist-in-residence Paul Shortt hosts a workshop on loitering and reimagining our interactions with public space. We […] 0