Weekly E-mail Update, April 18th
Police Department Information On Wednesday, April 23rd at about 11:00 a.m. there will be a memorial service held at the old Meeting House by the cemetery on Geyer Road. During the service there will be a 21-gun salute performed with blank ammunition. The sound will be heard for some distance, and our 24/7 Dispatch Center is aware of this event. Save the Date, Saturday, April 26th, 2014 ! Your Police Department will once again partner with the Drug Enforcement Administration to collect and properly dispose of unused prescription medications. These medications, if not properly disposed of, can fall into the wrong hands, or make their way into the environment if merely thrown away or flushed down the toilet. On Saturday, April 26th from 10am to 2pm a Frontenac Police Officer will be at the station to receive all unused meds with the exception of aerosol containers, which cannot be incinerated. Medications prescribed by a veterinary physician are also accepted. We are attaching a flyer to this e-mail that you may print as a reminder of this event.
Faith Des Peres Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 19 and Electronic Recycling Event, Sunday April 27 Faith Des Peres is hosting its annual Easter egg hunt at the old church on April 19 at 11:00 am. Can you put this in the weekly newsletter? It’s for grades 5 and younger. Kids need to bring a basket. Also, we’re having an electronics recycling event here on Sunday, April 27, 11:00-2:00. More information can be found here.
Earth Day at Forest Park, Sunday, April 27- 25th Annual Celebration 2nd Largest Earth Day Event in the Country Receiving national recognition for the past 5 years, you can't miss the 2014 St. Louis Earth Day Festival on Sunday, April 27. The festival will be held on the Muny Grounds, Forest Park, from 11 AM - 6 PM. Visitors to the free public event can enjoy three stages of entertainment, learn about sustainable products and services offered by local businesses, meet area non-profits that share the mission of Earth Day, and participate in a variety of hands-on educational activities. View the full schedule of activities at www.stlouisearthday.org/2014/03/25th_annual_earthday.
Recycling Extravaganza, April 27, Forest Park Community College In addition to the Earth Day events at Forest Park, you can drop off a full range of items for recycling at St. Louis Community College, Forest Park Campus, from 10 AM - 4 PM on Sunday (see details at www.stlouisearthday.org/events/festival/rex and you can start the Earth Day celebration early by attending an Earth Day Eve event, a family-friendly evening, on Saturday, April 26 (see details at www.stlouisearthday.org/events/festival/earth-day-eve). The list of items to be recycled is attached above. There are over 23 companies who will be accepting items.
City of Frontenac Upcoming Meeting Information
The Planning & Zoning Commission of the City of Frontenac will meet on Tuesday, April 22 at 7:00 pm in City Hall, 10555 Clayton Road.
2014 FRONTENAC FESTIVAL
The 2014 Frontenac Festival will be held on Saturday, May 17.
If you would like to preview pictures of our 2013 festival please
Select Part 1
or Select Part 2.
Photos are compliments of David Bentley, Bentley Studios
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