Be a part of the fifth annual Biking4Books and help raise funds to buy books for St. Louis city elementary schools. All ages can participate and can choose a 10 mile, 25 mile or 50 mile course.
Proceeds from the event will be used to puchase books for Adams Elementary School, Woodward Elementary School, Patrick Henry Academy, North Side Community School, Lyon Academy, Gateway MST Middle School and Lexington Elementary School.
The ride begins at Patrick Henry Downtown Academy (1220 10th Street). Registration opens at 9 a.m. and the ride begins at 10 a.m. There will also be food trucks and live entertainment.
For more information and online register: biking4books.org
Visit the James S. McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park and see a star show to experience the largest artificial sky in the Western Hemisphere. Star shows are lead LIVE by one of the Planetarium's educators, creating a new and tailored experience for every audience.
Adventures abound at Trike Town, the outdoor, child-size city at The Magic House. Kids can pick out their favorite little red tricycle and explore the entire city. The adventure includes a stop at the craft shop, where kids can create their own fall-themed craft, a candy shop, firehouse and more.
Meet up at the Anne O'C. Albrecht Nature Playscape in Forest Park for a fun storytime followed by nature adventures! These free story times are open to children of all ages and their caregivers.
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Daytime Playtime is an open gym for children ages 2-5 where the possibilities for fun and learning (through fun) are endless! Children will participate in activities that build coordination, strength, balance and self-confidence. They'll develop stronger motor skills, social skills, and take part in theme-based creative activities