Friday, May 10, 2013
Kickoff to the St. Louis County Library summer programs begins Monday so now is the time for Creve Coeur residents to register.
Information was provided by the St. Louis County Library. St. Louis County Library’s (SLCL) popular summer reading clubs will kick-off early this year starting May 13 and running through August 3. Summer reading club program guides are available at all SLCL locations. The Thornhill Branch near Creve Coeur is a SLCL library. The library offers clubs for all ages: babies, kids, teens and adults, with fun programs and great prizes for each age group. Participation is free, and as an added incentive, preschool children through those entering 12th grade will have their fines waived when they sign up for a summer reading club (some restrictions apply). Registration begins May 13; simply stop by any St. Louis County Library branch to sign-up. …
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Creve Coeur City Council members continue their long-range planning brainstorming Wednesday night.
Creve Coeur's Mayor, City Council and city staff will reconvene Wednesday at the Creve Coeur Ice Arena in a public brainstorming session about how to go about determining organizational needs and how to accomplish them. In an earlier session last month, participants were asked to talk about what stood out in communities where they grew up, and to envision what a newspaper headline five years from now might look like. Like Creve Coeur Patch on Facebook Several council members mentioned the hope that Creve Coeur builds on efforts to market the city as a hub for biotech enterprise. But the idea that gained steam during the December session and has sparked community comment afterward is the idea first offered by Creve Coeur Mayor Barry Glantz …
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
An analysis calls for improvements at the Thornhill Branch.
Communities served by the St. Louis County Library System, including the areas served by the library's Thornhill Branch, will be asked to support a 6 cent tax increase when the question appears before voters in November. The increase, which library officials say would mean $17.10 per year on a home valued at $150,000, is the first request since April 1983. The move was approved by library trustees April 16. Funds from the increase would pay for improvements identified in the agency's Master Plan, which was released in February. "There is no question that our Library and its branches are an integral part of our community, a vast educational asset and the core of our educational system outside the schools," Library Director Charles Pace said…
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Creve Coeur families can spend the last weekend of the month sharing quality time.
Books, parties, sweet treats and even a trip around the world. They all are in store in Creve Coeur and nearby. AUTHOR VISIT: A PLAYFUL RENDITION OF CINDERELLA HAPPY BIRTHDAY ELMO PARTY SATURDAY NIGHT PARTY ZONE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL SUGAR, SPICED AND EVERYTHING NICE Look for the Creve Coeur Patch Get Out Planner on Thursday! It's designed to help grownups plan weekend fun.