2017 Back to School Summer Health Fair | July 29
Haircuts, vendor information, health screenings, school supplies and more are all part of this annual free event at the Homer G. Phillips Health Center. Get the details.
Back-to-School Immunizations | July-August
St. Charles County is is accepting appointments Monday through Friday from 8:30-11 a.m. and 1:30-4 p.m. to help parents and students get the necessary immunizations required by the state. Get the details.
KidSmart Push for Pencils | Aug. 1-31
Take advantage of the tax-free weekend to help other local children in need. Throw a few extra school supplies in the cart to donate to the KidSmart Push for Pencils, an initiative designed to help St. Louis children have the tools necessary to learn and succeed. Several drop-off points are offered throughout the St. Louis area. Monetary donations can be made online as well. Get the details.
Tax-Free Weekend | Aug. 4-6
Take some of the sting out of school supply shopping by skipping the state sales tax during Missouri’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday. Get the details. Find your favorite stores in our Ultimate St. Louis Mall Guide.
Back to School Fun Fair at Purina Farms | Aug. 5-6
Celebrate the excitement of a new school year with games, pony rides, stories, inflatables and more at the free Back to School Fun Fair at Purina Farms from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 5-6. Get the details.
Wentzville School District Back to School Fair | Aug. 5
Families in the Wentzville School District can save money on school supplies when they stock up at the Wentzville School District’s Back to School Fair 8 a.m.-noon Aug. 5 at Timberland High School in Wentzville. The event also includes games, activities and free child ID kits. Get the details.
Back 2 School Blast at St. Louis Dream Center | Aug. 6
Students in St. Louis Public Schools can get equipped for the first day at the Back 2 School Blast at the St. Louis Dream Center. The event features fun activities like rides, games and inflatables. Get the details.
Back to School Bash | Aug. 12
The Wentzville Fire Protection District and the Wentzville Parks and Recreation Department are hosting a pool day at Splash Station Aquatic Center in Wentzville. Space is limited, so be sure to plan ahead. Get the details.
St. Louis County Library District Back to School Fun
St. Louis County Library District will celebrate the start of the new school year with several special events. On Aug. 5, the Weber Road Branch of the St. Louis County Library District will host Back to School Jam. Children in grades K-5 are invited to play games, with school supplies as the prizes. Children ages 5-11 can make craft a keychain at the Backpack Buddies program Aug. 8 at the Oak Bend Branch. On Aug. 9, the Bridgeton Trails Branch will host a PJ Story Time with a back-to-school theme for children ages 4-8. Middle and high schoolers are invited to stop by the Weber Road Branch after their first day of school (Aug. 16) from 2:30-4 p.m. for a Welcome Back party featuring snacks, games and more.
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