Culture

Schankman’s St. Louis: A new Look at the City’s Old Firehouses

A new book featuring photos of old St. Louis firehouses has been released. St. Louis Firehouses, from Reedy Press, contains lots of historical information too.

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BooksCulture

Teen Book Festival Featuring 40 of the Hottest Writers in YA Literature

The St. Louis Teen Book Festival features 40 of the hottest writers in YA literature and 11 days of programming dedicated to teen readers.

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CultureScience & Technology

Love Bugs? Missouri Botanical Garden Offers Cockroach Dedications

The Missouri Botanical Garden’s Butterfly House in St. Louis is working to change people’s perception of cockroaches one Cameo video dedication at a time.

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BusinessCulture

Immigrant blends East and West with St. Louis-based Smoothie company

Angela Zeng blends her childhood experience with herbal remedies in China with her scientific education in the U.S. as she developed a new beverage line.

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ArtsCulture

Beauty, Strength and Courage: Portraits of Immigrant Women

Artist Bill Perry created large-scale portraits of immigrant women to honor their stories of resilience and courage.

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Culture

Collective Thread, Empowering Women Through Creative Design

The Collective Thread is a local mission that empowers women through work.

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Gateway Pet Guardians rescue turn grade school into animal shelter

The Gateway Pet Guardians turned the former Miles Davis Elementary School into an animal rescue & Julie Tristan takes us inside this 54,000 sq. ft. building.

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BooksCultureVirtual Events

Ways to Celebrate Black History Month

HEC Media and the St. Louis County Library will celebrate Black History Month with special virtual author events throughout February.  All events will be premiered on Facebook and hecmedia.org. Keynote Address:Frankie Freeman Inspirational Address: Walter Mosley, “Blood Grove: An Easy Rawlins Mystery” Thursday, February 11, 7: 00 p.m. on Facebook.In conversation with suspense author Rachel Howzell […]

ArtsCultureTheater

Metro Theater Company presents a virtual streaming production of ‘Jacked!’ by award-winning playwright Idris Goodwin

Metro Theater Company (MTC), St. Louis’s premiere professional theater for youth and families, continues its refreshed 2020-21 season with the virtual production of Jacked!

ArtsCulture

Washington University in St. Louis junior named 2021 Katherine Dunham Fellow

The Arts and Education Council has named Amaya Wallace the 2021 Katherine Dunham Fellow. Wallace is a junior studying sociology and African & African American studies at Washington University in St. Louis. She is the 11th individual to be named a Katherine Dunham Fellow. The inaugural recipient in 2011 was Antionette D. Carroll, a TED Fellow and founder […]

Things to do in St. Louis

  • 1. Buzz Spector: Alterations. Read More
  • 2. Mummies of the World The Exhibition. Read More
  • 3. Collective Impact – Artwork for Equity. Read More
  • 4. Stories of Resistance at CAM. Read More
  • 5. 26th Annual St. Louis Jewish Film Festival. Read More
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