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Upcoming Events www.ofallon.mo.us/Events

Patriotic Ceremonies POW/MIA Remembrance Day Ceremony Friday, September 21 7 p.m., O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk

See pages 3–4 in the newsletter.

Join in a candlelight ceremony honoring and remembering the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who remain missing in action or imprisoned on foreign soil.

Veterans Day Ceremony Sunday, November 11 11 a.m., O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk Everyone is invited to honor and thank our community’s veterans at O’Fallon’s Veterans Memorial Walk.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony Sunday, December 2 1 p.m., O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall) All are welcome to attend a ceremony marking the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, which President Franklin Roosevelt called “a date which will live in infamy.” Thousands of American sailors lost their lives and the U.S. lost half its Pacific fleet, ushering our nation into World War II.

RSC Family Fun Fair & Art Expo

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Saturday, September 29 10 a.m., Renaud Spirit Center Free! All ages are invited to come dressed for exercise, swimming, kids’ activities and art, too, at O’Fallon’s recreation complex. See page 23 inside the Parks & Rec Guide for details.

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Contact Volunteer Services at 636-379-5507 or volunteer@ofallon.mo.us.

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O’Fallon’s Annual Fall Fest & Street Dance, V+ and 10th Annual Fall Fest 5K

O’Fallon Update City of O’Fallon Newsletter

Pumpkin Carving Exhibit Sunday, October 21 1–4 p.m., Historic Heald Home, Fort Zumwalt Park Watch artist Marion Nichols carve an intricate pumpkin masterpiece, and enjoy a display of her carved pumpkins throughout the historic Heald Home. Nichols is also known as the Snowflake Lady at the St. Louis City Museum downtown. The cost is $2 at the door, which includes a tour of the house. For more information, call 636-379-5605, or email jhoisington@ofallon.mo.us.

Holiday Entertaining Open House Sunday, November 11 1–4 p.m., Historic Heald Home, Fort Zumwalt Park Start your holiday shopping here! Vendors offering unique gifts, decorations, products for entertaining and gourmet foods for the upcoming holiday season will be on hand, and gift baskets will be available for purchase. Historic house tours cost $2. For more information, call 636-379-5605, or email jhoisington@ofallon.mo.us.

Holiday Tea

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Sunday, December 16 2:30–4:30 p.m., Historic Heald Home, Fort Zumwalt Park Registration required: Call 636-379-5606 by November 29. Enjoy a relaxing, elegant afternoon tea. Aggie of Aggie’s Closet and Tea Room will share interesting information about tea and tea etiquette. Tea will be served with an assortment of finger sandwiches and desserts. The cost is $15 per resident or $18 per non-resident, and includes a tour of the house. Registration ends Thursday, November 29. For more information, call 636-379-5605, or email jhoisington@ofallon. mo.us.

O'Fallon Update newsletter - Autumn 2012  

Quarterly newsletter mailed to O'Fallon, MO, residents.

O'Fallon Update newsletter - Autumn 2012  

Quarterly newsletter mailed to O'Fallon, MO, residents.