Meet the Reindeer Flight Instructor in Historic St. Charles.Photo courtesy of City of St. Charles.
Though the time-honored tradition of photos with Santa Claus at the local mall is always a childhood favorite, if your family is ready to create new holiday traditions, check out these unique upcoming holiday events in the St. Louis area.
Indian Trails will reopen with a dedicated teen area Nov. 23.Photo courtesy St. Louis County Library.
St. Louis County Library has announced plans to close five additional library branches in December 2015 and January 2016 for renovations. Samuel C. Sachs will close Dec. 12, 2015; Oak Bend will close Jan. 9, 2016; Natural Bridge will close Jan. 16, 2016; Prairie Commons will close Jan. 23, 2016; and Cliff Cave will close Jan. 30, 2016.
Area families and visitors will soon have a new ice rink to enjoy in Grafton, Illinois. Preparations are underway at The Loading Dock for a new 64’ X 90’ facility. The ice rink joins the flea market and live music and entertainment at this waterfront destination.
Readers can meet authors who live in their community at St. Charles City-County Library District’s Local Author Open House Thursday, Nov. 19, 6-8 p.m. at the Spencer Road Branch. The event brings together more than 100 local authors from various genres to meet fans, autograph books and talk about the writing and publishing process.