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magichouse beauty150The Magic House will open Make-It Workshop May 3

The Magic House visitors will soon be building, inventing and creating in the new Make-It Workshop, which opens Saturday, May 3.    

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FairStLouisLogoPerformers announced for Fair Saint Louis in Forest Park

Fair St. Louis Foundation has announced that Bonnie Raitt, The Band Perry, The Fray and Musiq Soulchild will be among this year's headline performers during Fair Saint Louis. The fair will be held in Forest Park July 3, 4 and 5.

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atrium-TF400Children’s areas growing at St. Louis County Library

Little book lovers will soon have bigger spaces to explore at two local libraries. St. Louis County Library is moving forward with building projects funded by its Capital Improvement Project, "Your Library Renewed."

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor DreamcoatWin 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' tickets

Andrew Lloyd Weber's "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" comes to the Fabulous Fox Theatre April 29 - May 11. Current Sprout & About subscribers can click to win four tickets to the April 29, 8 p.m. performance in the April 14 edition of the Weekly Planner newsletter.

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Lifeguard In Training Camp Lifeguard In Training Camp teaches life-saving skills

St. Louis-based Backyard Lifeguards, the innovative aquatic company that brings professional lifeguards to pool owners at home, is launching a junior lifeguard camp, called Lifeguard-In-Training. The program teaches basic water safety and rescue, as well as personal and professional responsibility, leadership, health and fitness, and other life skills.

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Stingrays at Carribean CoveStingrays at Carribean Cove

Back by popular demand, cownose and southern rays make a return visit to the Saint Louis Zoo. Enjoy a hands-on opportunity to touch and feed these gentle and fascinating ocean creatures as they glide through a tropical saltwater habitat. Horseshoe crabs, white-spotted bamboo and bonnethead sharks will also be available to view.

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Learn about staying safe around trains and railroad tracks at Kirkwood's 8th annual event. An operating model train layout will be on display, and Amtrak will give away two tickets to Chicago or Kansas City.

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Join Unlimited Play for a Play Day for All, which brings together children of all abilities as well as local veterans for playtime at the park. Snacks and supervision are provided.

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St. Luke's HospitalFight the 'battle of the blah-zzz' by getting enough sleep

Do you feel fatigued during times of the day when you used to have energy? Do you feel like you need that midday coffee in order to make it through the entire workday? Ensure you're getting enough sleep with these tips from St. Luke's Hospital.

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World Bird SanctuaryCelebrate spring at World Bird Sanctuary

World Bird Sanctuary is a beautiful place to explore during the spring. See what events are in store this spring and the months ahead.

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Missouri History MuseumTeens gain professional experience through Missouri History Museum program

Teens Make History is a work-based learning program at the Missouri History Museum designed for underserved teens from around the St. Louis metro area. The unique program gives teens real work experience.

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