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GREENTREE FESTIVAL: The 2018 Greentree Festival will take place on September 14, 15, and 16 in Kirkwood Park. The City and the Greentree Planning Committee would like to thank our Sponsors:

2018 Presenting Sponsor:
Kirkwood Electric

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SSM Health St. Clare Hospital:  Entertainment Sponsor

Kirkwood Home & Landscape:  Entertainment Sponsor

Thrivent Financial:  Shuttle Sponsor

Kirkwood Water:  Shuttle Sponsor

Allen Brake Realty:  Parade Sponsor

Suntrup Ford:  Parade Sponsor

Vetta Sports:  Kids' Day Sponsor

Commerce Bank:  Arts and Crafts

Aberdeen Heights:  Folklife Sponsor

Fresh Thyme:  Folklife Sponsor

Stream Benefits Group:
Tennis Tournament Sponsor

 Great Southern Bank:
Party in the Park Sponsor

Waterway: Lost Child and
West Info Booth Sponsor

PJ's Tavern:  Parade Sponsor

Kiddie Academy:  Kids' Day Sponsor

Tropical Moose:  Kids' Day Sponsor

Zisser Tire: Teen Area Sponsor

Glendale Chrysler:  Car Show Sponsor

Combs Auto:
Main Info Booth Sponsor

Pet Supplies Plus:  Dog Show Sponsor

Planning Design Studio:  Dog Show Sponsor

Vetta Sports:  Kids' Day Sponsor

 

 

Parks & Recreation

Special Events: Fall/Winter 2017-18

Family NERF War All Ages Activity #6029
Kids, challenge your family to a fast-paced, all-out NERF war! We are teaming up with Webster Groves Parks and Recreation for this battle of wit, skill, and speed. Each participant needs to bring one (and only one!) Nerf gun (any type) and darts. We’ll provide the safety glasses, extra darts, and pizza and powerade beforehand. Pre-registration is required. Please note: you might not leave with the exact same darts you came with, but we will replace the amount you brought.
Friday, Sep. 8 $12 per person Please pre-register by Sept. 7 at 5:00 pm
6:00-8:00 p.m. Webster Groves Community Center

Mini Camp Grades K-5 Activity #6030
Drop the kids at the community center for an afternoon of camp fun during these Kirkwood School District early dismissal days. We’ll enjoy a lunch of pizza and drinks, arts and crafts, explore Kirkwood Park (weather permitting) and play games in the gym. Pre-registration required. This is a drop-off program. Grades K-5.
Monday Oct. 2 and Monday Dec. 4 12:45-5:00 p.m.
R $16 NR $20 per day Kirkwood Community Center

Community Hayride All Ages Activity #6027                                                                              
Enjoy a hayride, pumpkin decorating, and s’mores around the bonfire on a fall evening with family and friends. Bring a picnic dinner if you’d like (please no glass bottles). Dogs welcome!
Sunday, Oct. 15 5:30-7:00 p.m. Please pre-register by Thursday, Oct. 12
R $10 NR $12 per person (3 and under free)

Private Hayrides All Ages Activity #6028     
What better way to get out and enjoy beautiful fall weather in Kirkwood Park with friends and family! We offer private hayrides for groups that include a 30-minute hayride (maximum of 25 riders) followed by 45 minutes at a bonfire, complete with hot chocolate and s’mores. In the event of inclement weather, we will not be able to reschedule, but will give a refund. All Ages.
Reserve your hayride beginning Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 9:00 a.m. by calling 314-822-5855.
Sun. Oct. 22 or 29 at 5:30, 6:15 or 7:00 p.m.
Sun. Nov. 5 at 6:00, 6:45, or 7:30 p.m.
$150 per wagon per night

Kirkwood/Webster Turkey Day Run          All Ages
Our Annual Thanksgiving Day run features 3 and 6 mile races on courses between Kirkwood and Webster. Online registration and information at https://goo.gl/Y7q8Ce or at the Community Center starting 10/1. The first 4,000 to register will receive a giveaway.
Thursday, Nov. 23
Pre-registration $18 or race day registration $25
3-mile starts 7:30 a.m.; 6-mile starts 8:10 a.m.

Candy Cane Hunt Ages 2-10 Activity #6031
Santa’s reindeer have been busy dropping candy canes in Kirkwood Park! There will be prizes, hot chocolate, and pictures with Santa! Dress warm for this outdoor event. Come early to decorate a hunting bag. Candy Cane Hunt begins promptly at 10 a.m. Ages 2-10.
Saturday, Dec. 9
$5/child if pre-registered by Dec 7 $10 walk-up registration
10-10:45 a.m. Kirkwood Park Lion’s Pavilion

Skate with Santa All Ages
Santa is coming to the Ice Arena for a visit during our public session!
Normal admission policies and prices apply.
Saturday, Dec. 16
1:30-3:30 p.m. Kirkwood Ice Arena

Winter Break Camp Grades K-5 Activity #6040
Let us help you out with your holiday hangover by entertaining the kids for a day at the community center! We’ll have arts and crafts projects, explore Kirkwood Park (weather permitting), watch a movie, and play games in the gym. Pizza lunch is included!
Thursday, Dec. 28
10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Pre-registration required. This is a drop-off program. Grades K-5.
R $20 NR $25 per camper Kirkwood Community Center

Daddy Daughter Dance Activity #6032
Dads, grandpas or guardians, grab your dancing shoes and bring your little darlings to our annual sweetheart dance! This year’s theme is Valentine’s Luau and will include an island-themed photo booth (pictures included in price of admission)! Appetizers and desserts will be served, and a very special singing guest will stop by for a visit!
Friday, Feb. 2
R $12 NR $14 per person (both dads and daughters must register)
6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Kirkwood Community Center