Ring in the start of the holiday season at O'Fallon's annual Tree Lighting Ceremony!
Wham, bam, POW! For an amazing dress-up party that’s sure to please the princesses and superheroes at your house, register kids ages 2-5 for “Capes and Crowns,” which will be held on Friday, October 31. Kids will have a blast playing super games, making magical crafts, listening to tales of enchantment and enjoying a royal snack. This new O’Fallon Parks and Recreation program will be held from 9:30 – 11 a.m. in the Civic Annex, 410 East Elm Street in downtown O’Fallon. The cost is $10 for residents and $12 for non-residents and the deadline for registration is Friday, October 24. To sign up for Capes and Crowns:
- Call 636-474-2732 or 636-379-5606.
- Or, come to the Renaud Spirit Center (RSC), 2650 Tri Sports Circle (63368), or the Parks and Recreation Administration Office, 400 Civic Park Drive (63366).
- Or, visit the Parks and Recreation website, www.ofallon.mo.us/ParksandRec; on the left-hand menu select “Programs,” then “Special Events” to find Capes and Crowns, course number 42111.
For more information, please contact front desk staff at 636-474-2732.
With an open invitation for individuals, families and groups to participate, hundreds of volunteers are preparing to tackle dozens of projects that will make a positive impact on the O’Fallon community. For the 14th year, the City of O’Fallon is announcing plans to celebrate Make A Difference Day, a national day of service that connects people with opportunities to serve, increases the strength of communities and promotes civic engagement. Areas of impact have been identified and all projects will be completed simultaneously from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, October 25.
“National Make A Difference Day is the largest single day of service, with millions of people around the country coming together to improve their communities,” said Kathy Halstead, O’Fallon’s Volunteer Services Manager. “This year, many of our local projects are focused on the environment. We anticipate expanding our creek and roadside cleanups in an effort to reduce the negative effect that litter and debris have on plants, wildlife, and the land itself....
Lampooning all of Shakespeare’s plays in 97 minutes, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised) is a rollicking, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s comedies, histories and tragedies. It was one of London’s longest-running comedies, with a reputation for leaving audiences teary-eyed and helpless with laughter.
The O’FallonTheatreWorks production will be performed on October 17-19 and 24-26 at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall),100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. The curtain will go up at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. on Sundays. Concessions will be available for sale....
Come dressed for fun and exercise at the Renaud Spirit Center’s 10th Anniversary Art & Family Festival on Saturday, September 27, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The recreation complex is located in O’Fallon Sports Park at 2650 Tri Sports Circle, O’Fallon, MO 63368.
- All annual memberships purchased on September 27 will receive a 10% discount.