This Week In St. Charles
Monday, October 06, 2008
Here is What’s Happening this Week in St. Charles, MO
Area events and activities scheduled for the week of October 6-12.
St. Charles Plein Air Art Competition – Frontier Park and the Historic District
The term Plein Air is French for “in the open air.” Artists will paint outdoors in
picturesque areas that encourage the public to become engaged in the creative
process. Artists will have 11 days to complete their works, which must be finished in
their entirety onsite, outdoors within the designated boundaries surrounding the historic
districts in St. Charles. Artists will check in daily at Framations, 218 North Main St., to
allow the public to locate artistic projects underway. Show and related sale from 1-4 p.m.
on Sun., Oct. 12 at the Foundry Art Centre. For more info, www.stcharlespleinair.com.
Missouri River Storytelling Festival: Ghost Stories -- Katy Depot in Frontier Park
. Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11 – 7-9 p.m. (Sat. evening for ages 10+)
. Saturday, October 11 – 1:30-4 p.m. – Missouri Mule Storytelling Marathon.
All three performances are FREE with a canned good for a local food pantry.
. Saturday, October 11 – 10 a.m.-noon – Grand Master Ghost Storyteller, Ron Adams,
will present a workshop entitled “How to Tell Ghost Stories for Adults” ($25 per person).
For more information, call Karen or Mike Potts at 636-928-7984.
Back Door Sale – Historic Main Street
Saturday, Oct. 11 from 8 a.m. until ?
Participating businesses include: Centuries Past, 119 S. Main; Jake’s On Main, 136 S.
Main; Maison Rive, 603 S. Main; Main Street Marketplace, 708 S. Main; Designer Like,
415 S. Main; Dahlias, 525 S. Main; Jansens Clocks, 608 S. Main; Heritage Place
Antiques, 600 S. Main; Finishing Touches by Charlotte, 825 S. Main.