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Community Emergency Response Team

is hosting a FREE 20-hour Citizen Preparedness Training course at the Herculaneum Fire Department, 151 Riverview Plaza Drive on Friday, October 21, 6-10pm; Saturday and Sunday, October 22-23, 8am to 4pm both days.

All participants will receive a certificate of completion and a first aid backpack.

For information or to register call 636-475-3080 or 636-475-5476 or email:


The concept of widespread local volunteer emergency responders was implemented and developed by the Los Angeles Fire Department in 1985. The Whittier Narrows earthquake of 1987 showed the need for preparing citizens to take care of themselves and their loved ones after a disaster.




October 29th, 2011
Registration begins at 8:00 am
5k Run begins at 9:30 am
3k Fun / Dog Walk begins at 10:30am
1k Trick-or-Treat Kids Walk begins 12:00 pm
Hot food from 11:45 am to 1:30 pm
Tower Grove Park in St. Louis – Sons of Rest Shelter
Prizes for best costume of a cat, witch, and wild mammal! Prizes for the best dog costume!

For more information please contact




Halloween Night in the Park


Monday, October 31 · 5:30pm – 9:00pm


Herculaneum Fairgrounds

850 Joachim Avenue

Herculaneum, Missouri

Created By

Herculaneum Fire Department

More Info

The Herculaneum Fire Department will sponsor the 10th Annual Halloween Night in the Park on Monday, October 31, 2011. The event will begin at 5:30 pm and end at 9:00 pm. Pumpkin Roll Competitions 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm, Halloween Egg Hunt at 6:15 pm and a Halloween Storyteller (Roger Rose, The Walking Stick Man) at 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Free candy, hot dogs, chips, drinks and fire prevention/safety literature. Glow-in-the-dark bracelets and necklaces. Come sit by a bon fire and listen to the storyteller spin Halloween tales. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – FREE ADMISSION. For information, 636 475-3080 or 636 475-5476.




CT AND THE RETIREES will be performing in Kimmswick the week before the Apple Butter Festival on October 21 at 5:00pm.  You know about this band if you have followed my blog. If not, read up on this group by clicking on this link “Whole Lotta Livin’ Goin’ On“. You’ll be glad you did.

Kimmswick Apple Butter Festival

The 2011 Apple Butter Festival will be held in the City of Kimmswick on Saturday October 29th and Sunday October 30th. Festival hours are 10:00am to 5:00pm. For information, rules, and vendor applications for 2011 click here.

The annual Apple Butter Festival in the Historic City of Kimmswick is one of the largest events in Eastern Missouri and in 2010 over 120,000 visitors came to the 2 day event. 100’s of vendor booths fill the city park and line the streets selling a variety of crafts and food items. There is also live entertainment and the Kimmswick Historical Society makes and sells their famous Apple Butter at the Apple Butter Pavilion on Market Street. Satellite parking is available on Highway K and at the Windsor High School from which there is a free shuttle bus service.



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