This Week In the CWE: August 17-22

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This Week in the CWE:
August 17-22

Join your friends and neighbors at these CWE events!

St. Louis World's Fare Heritage Festival 

Saturday-Sunday, August 22-23

4:00pm  10:00pm

"The St. Louis World’s Fare Heritage Festival is an annual event whose mission is to bring together people of the region, showcasing the finest elements of art, music, business, and food while we rediscover the rich heritage of St. Louis." For more info, click here

World Chess Hall of Fame Events 

August 18th at 9AM: Toddler Tuesday 

"Explore tips and techniques for developing early verbal and pre-literacy skills. Toddler Tuesdays are designed for children ages birth to 3 and their caregivers. Each weekly session includes light refreshments and socializing followed by activities focusing on creative and cognitive development." Click hereto register and learn more! 

August 22 at 11AM and 1PM: Family Day

Design wearable art inspired by the the ivory chess pieces in the exhibition and the Marcel Dzama exhibit. We’ll explore design concepts and look at materials in a whole new way. All participants are invited to present their creations in a fashion show at the end of the series. Click here to register! 

Left Bank Books Events

Saturday, August 22:

Equality Day Brunch: Caroline Fredrickson

9:30 am

Storytime with Miss Jonesey

10:30 am

 For a full calendar of events and descriptions, click here

Tuesday, August 18

4:00pm – 7:30pm

Wednesday, August 19

10:30am – 11:30am

Thursday, August 20

Friday, August 21

5:00pm – 8:00pm

For more information, click here to visit the Forest Park Forever website! 

Schlafly Public Library Events

Tuesday, August 18 at 6 PM

Step for Fitness will meet every Tuesday during the month of July.  The class starts at 6 PM and goes until 8 PM, with more advanced moves starting at 7.  Don’t miss this interactive, exhilarating Schlafly classic!

Thursday, August 20th from 10 AM to 12 PM

Get Connected will be at Schlafly on Thursday morning from 10 AM to 12 PM.  Technology staff members will be on hand to help you figure out how to download material from the St. Louis Public Library website with one-on-one assistance. 


The Central West End Association is a non-profit, volunteer organization committed to fostering a vibrant, engaged and connected community by preserving our history, providing residents with timely information and access to neighborhood leaders, and hosting social activities. 

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