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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:
2017 Presenting Sponsor:
Kirkwood Electric

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

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The Allen Brake Team:  Parade Sponsor

Vetta Sports:  Kids' Day Sponsor

Commerce Bank:  Arts & Crafts Sponsor

Kirkwood Home & Landscape/Julie's Garden Design: Parade Sponsor

Zisser Tire and Auto:  Kids' Day Sponsor

Stream Benefits Group:
Tennis Tournament Sponsor

Waterway Carwash: Lost Child/West Information Booth Sponsor

Aberdeen Heights: Folklife Sponsor

PJ's Tavern: Parade Sponsor

Combs Auto Service and Tire Center: Main Information Booth Sponsor

Glendale Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep:
Car Show Sponsor

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market:
Folklife Festival Sponsor

Sundown Landscape Contracting:
Party in the Park Sponsor

Tropical Moose: Kids' Day Sponsor

Planning Design Studio: Dog Show Sponsor

Pet Supplies Plus: Dog Show 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