This historic neighborhood is host to the second leg of the Gateway Cup — Tour de Francis Park! Francis Park, named after David Rowland Francis — President of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in 1889, is known for its wide, tree lined streets and for having beautiful churches on every corner. Today the St. Louis Hills neighborhood showcases gingerbread bungalows, stately homes and some of the tidiest landscaping in St. Louis. Home to St. Louis cultural and iconic Ted Drewes—our homegrown ice cream oasis. We hope you enjoy the second stop on this Gateway Cup weekend! St. Louis Hills will be serving up delicious food and cold beverages until 6:00 p.m. Dig in!
Racer parking will be at Bishop DuBourg High school, 5850 Eichelberger St.
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Chess Plaza in Francis Park
You are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony to be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 8th in Francis Park for the opening of a chess plaza next to Lanai Coffee.
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis donated two beautiful chess tables for use by the neighborhood chess enthusiasts and want-to-be chess players.
Chess Grand Masters will visit the park on some Saturdays to offer chess tips, strategies and demonstrations. A schedule will be posted by the tables and on the Friends of Francis Park web site. Chess sets will be available for loan or bring your own set.
If you have any questions call Rosemary Spitler 314-352-4885.
This message is from Officer Stehlin about the next NOM Court Advocacy Training. If you’re interested please e-mail Vince and the Circuit Attorney’s Office using the e-mail addresses below.
The Court Advocacy Training mentioned at the last general membership meeting will be held on Thursday, June 15th at 6:30 p.m. at Buder Library (4401 Hampton). This is right in our own back yard so if you were unable to make a previous training date, now is your chance!
This is very important…please email the Circuit Attorney’s Office at email@example.com to register so a seat can be saved for you.
One last thing, please email me back once you have registered so I can keep track of who will be attending.
P.O. Vince Stehlin
St. Louis Hills Liaison Officer