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GREENTREE FESTIVAL:
  We have wrapped up another Kirkwood Greentree Festival.  Please save the dates for the 2017 festival:  September 15, 16, and 17, in Kirkwood Park!

The City and the Greentree Planning Committee would like to thank our Sponsors:

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital:
Main Stage Entertainment and
Shuttle Sponsor

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OneMain Financial:  FolkLife Festival Sponsor
Zisser Tire & Auto:  Kids' Day Sponsor
Great Southern Bank: Main
Information Booth Sponsor
Waterway Car Wash:  Lost Kids' Booth Sponsor
Stream Benefits Group:  Tennis Tournament Sponsor
Commerce Bank:  Arts & Crafts Area Sponsor
Amtrak / Missouri RiverRunner:  Party in the Park Sponsor
PJ's Tavern and Jefferson
Grill:
  Parade Sponsor
Kirkwood Home and Landscape and Julie's Garden Design: Parade Sponsor
Tropical Moose:  Kids' Day Sponsor
Planning Design Studio:  Dog Show / Canine Frisbee Contest Sponsor

 

Parks & Recreation

Special Events: Spring 2017

Spring Break Camp Grades 1-5 Activity #6001
Kirkwood kids! Get your spring break energy out with a day at the Kirkwood Community Center. We’ll spend
the day playing in the gym, doing arts and crafts, playing in the park (weather permitting), and ice skating!
Now offered Tues., Wed., and Thurs. of KSD spring break! Bring a sack lunch.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Tue. 3/14 Wed. 3/15 Thu. 3/16 R $15 NR $18 per day

Family Bingo Night All Ages Activity #6004
Get ready for a mixed up night of fun, and that's no joke! Play bingo with the whole family while enjoying snacks and extra fun surprises throughout the night. Please pre-register by 3/30.
Fri. 3/31 7-8:30 p.m.
R&NR $3 per person (age 3 and under free)

Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt Ages 10-14 Activity #6003                                                                             
You're never too old to go on an egg hunt, except this one will be in the dark! We will have pizza and then search for eggs all over Kirkwood Park! This is an outdoor event and is held rain or shine, so please dress appropriately and bring a flashlight. This is a drop-off program. Max of 50 teens. All participants must pre-register by 3/30.
Sat. 4/1 7:30-9:00 p.m. R $7 NR $9

Adult Flashlight Egg Hunt Ages 18+ Activity #6002     
Egg hunts aren't just for kids anymore! Kirkwood, Webster Groves and Shrewsbury co-sponsor this fun-filled event. Bring your adult beverages, basket, & flashlight, and we'll provide the eggs and great prizes! This is an
outdoor event and is held rain or shine, so please dress appropriately.
R&NR $5 for pre-registration (on or before 4/13) $10 day of event
Walk-up registration begins at 7:30 p.m. (must be registered by 8:15 p.m)
Fri. 4/14 Kirkwood Park

NEW! Little Veterinarian School Full-Day Programs          Ages 5-10 Activity #6050
Attention animal lovers! “Little Vets” will adopt a stuffed dog and discover how to care for their dog (yours to keep after vet school). Have fun learning about the exciting and inspiring world of vets! Receive supplies to care for your dog and a diploma upon completion. Choose from two dates!
Fri. 2/17 & Fri. 4/21 (KSD no-school days) 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. R & NR $99/day

NEW! Little Medical School Half-Day Programs Ages 5-10 Activity #6051
Using interactive demonstrations, crafts, and games, these half-day programs cover topics within Sports Medicine, including joints, first aid, and how to diagnose and treat common sports injuries. You will learn how the body and organs work and how to use instruments like a stethoscope and sphygmomanometer to measure blood pressure!
Fri. 3/3 & Fri. 4/7 (KSD early-release days) 12:45-4:00 p.m. R & NR $59/day

Snores 'n Smores Family Campout All Ages Activity #6005
Grab your gear and join us for an overnight adventure in Kirkwood Park! Enjoy a nature hike, hayrides, field games, campfire, and stargazing with the whole family. You bring the tents and camping gear, we'll bring the hot
dogs, soft drinks, and s'mores (bring your own food if you'd like). Check-in and tent set-up begins at 5 p.m. Dinner and activities begin at 6 p.m.
Lights out at 10 p.m. Breakfast 7-8 a.m. Event ends at 9 a.m.
R $8 NR $10 per person (3 and under free)
Fri. 4/21 (rainout date Fri. 5/19) All participants must register by 4/19

14th Annual Making Music Concert Series
All concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Lion's Amphitheater in Kirkwood Park. All Ages. Free Admission!
Saturday 6/17 Gene Dobbs Bradford
Saturday 7/1 Clarion Brass
Saturday 7/15 School of Rock
Saturday 7/29 Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers
Saturday 8/12 The Lucky Old Sons
Saturday 8/26 Route 66 Jazz Band

4th of July Celebration
Hosted by the City of Kirkwood at Kirkwood Park. Musical entertainment begins at 7 p.m. Fireworks begin at dark. Food trucks available for refreshments. Free Admission!
Tues. 7/4 (rain date 7/5)