Thursday, January 17, 2013
The performance organization wants to hear stories from local moms. Those stories chosen will be part of an area Mothers Day show on May 11.
Do you have a crazy or heartwarming story you want to share about motherhood? Then a special performance debuting in West St. Louis County in May may be your chance to tell it. Listen to Your Mother (LTYM) is part of a national series of 24 live readings that will take place across the country to celebrate Mother’s Day 2013. The show will be on Saturday, May 11, at the St. Luke's Institute for Health Education, 232 South Woods Mill Road, in Chesterfield. St. Louis is among 24 cities selected to host this special performance, which will feature some of St. Louis’ most talented writers and bloggers on the beauty, the best, and the barely rested of motherhood. Television personality Virginia Kerr, of Great Day St. Louis, will host the event…
Thursday, May 10, 2012
A Mother’s Day brunch is just one of the new events set for the three-day fair.
The three-day Laumeier Art Fair begins Friday, marking its 25th anniversary. The event features 150 artists, music, entertainment, art activities for children and an array of tasty offerings. The artists, who come from 33 different states, will exhibit work for sale in 11 categories: ceramics, fiber / textiles, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography / digital, printmaking / drawing, sculpture and wood. A total of $11,000 in prizes will be awarded to artists achieving excellence. Thirteen award winners from last year are returning. “I’m always really excited about the jewelry; the glass is really beautiful too,” Marilu Knode, Laumeier Sculpture Park director said. “We have a high quality of artists coming in. Some are very …
Wednesday, May 9, 2012
Meet the winners, chosen at random, from among the 41 entries in our contest.
Congratulations to Gina Marten, who won the grand prize $150 brunch after entering our Mother's Day Look-a-Like Contest on Patch. The contest started May 2 and ran through Tuesday at noon. Gina registered for the contest on Kirkwood Patch. Winners were chosen at random from the entries we received. The runners-up won a Patch T-shirt. They were Carissa Alfaro (who registered on Eureka-Wildwood Patch), Michelle Spann (on Maryland Heights Patch), Karen Wolfin (on Ballwin-Ellisville Patch) and Tracy Speller (on Chesterfield Patch). Congratulations and thanks for reading Patch!
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Sons and daughters, celebrate Mother's Day and share a picture to show us how much you look like mom. You could win a $150 gift certificate for brunch.
NOTE: As of now, the contest is closed, per the rules below. We had 41 entries and we'll announce the winner on Wednesday. Thanks everyone for entering and for sharing your lovely photos! Happy Mother's Day! As Mother's Day approaches, we have an idea that could win you a $150 gift certificate to your brunch location of choice. All you've got to do is show us how much you look like mom — whether you're a daughter or a son. Oh, and moms? You can enter too, on behalf of your sons or daughters. We're giving away a brunch gift certificate worth up to $150 to your favorite place (provided it provides gift certificates!). All you have to do is show us how much you look like mom (or mom, how much you look like your kids). Enter our "Look Like Mom…
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Two Men and a Truck is collecting basic necessities for local women staying in the Women's Safe House this spring.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Sunday is the day, so Patch found great bargains to honor your mom.
1. Treat mom to the day off with pizza and Cardinal Baseball. This Sunday, moms eat free at Smugala’s Pizza Pub, 10150 Watson Rd., Sunset Hills. They also have buy-one-get-one-half-off appetizers. The Cardinals take on Milwaukee at 1:15 p.m. 2. Scheidt True Value Hardware, 7320 Manchester Ave., Maplewood, is packed full of great patio and outdoor gift ideas for mom this Mother’s Day. Get a Sling Recliner Lounge Chair, usually $79.99 for only $39.99 during the month of May. They also have solar stake garden lights in butterfly and dragon fly designs. Prices usually at $9.99, they are now only $4.99. To learn more about these items and other True Value items, visit http://www.truevalue.com/ 3. With an emphasis on the growing cloth diaper …