Carved pumpkin masterpieces to be exhibited

On Sunday, October 21, visit the historic Heald Home in Fort Zumwalt Park to see an exhibit of intricately carved pumpkin masterpieces created by artist Marion Nichols. Nichols, who is also known as the Snowflake Lady at the St. Louis City Museum downtown, will be on hand to demonstrate her art, and her carved pumpkins will be displayed throughout the house. The event, which is for all ages, will be held from 1 – 4 p.m. The cost is $2 at the door, and includes a tour of the house.

For more information about the Pumpkin Carving Exhibit, contact Tourism and Festivals Assistant Jennifer Hoisington at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or 636-379-5605.

Directions: On I-70, take Exit 217 at Highways K / M (Main Street) in O’Fallon, drive south on Highway K for one block to the stoplight at Veterans Memorial Parkway; turn right (west) and then drive about one mile to the Fort Zumwalt Park entrance on the left (south

Volunteers, we need you to help with the Pumpkin Carving Exhibit. Please contact Volunteer Services at 636-379-5507 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For more information about volunteering, visit www.ofallon.mo.us/volunteer.