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NCI News - September 2018
North County Golf Tournament
Friday, October 12, 2018
Stonewolf Golf Club
Sponsorship Packages Available
 
$600 Foursome | $150 Individual

Reservations required for both golf and dinner.
 
Space is limited.

Schedule

10:00 a.m. Registration & Lunch

11:00 a.m. Shotgun Start/Scramble

On-course Refreshments & Snacks

Awards Reception, Drinks & Dinner (immediately after play)

 

Thanks to our sponsors to date:  Christian Hospital, City of Hazelwood, Enterprise Holdings, Mercy, Negwer Materials, 

St. Louis County, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, and US Bank

EVENTS
NCI PROUDLY SPONSORS
Greater North County Chamber of Commerce 2018 Kickball Tournament on Saturday, October 20 at Knights of Columbus. They are still seeking teams!! MORE INFO
Lutheran North High School is hosting Kingdom State University's Fun 4 Purpose: Community Carnival Saluting Education on Saturday, September 8 10am-3pm. Admission is free and there will be free food and a special scholarship presentation. MORE INFO  
YMCA is holding a Family Recess event on September 8 from 10am-noon for all ages. The event includes activities, food, prizes and dance. Contact familyrecess18@gmail.com for more info. MORE INFO  
Christian Hospital announces a Community Town Hall concerning the Siteman Cancer Center on Saturday, September 8 at 12:30pm at Christian Northwest HealthCare, 1225 Graham Rd., Florissant 63031. Engage in a dialogue about the new center in North St. Louis County and community needs for cancer prevention and treatment. MORE INFO   
The City of Florissant Mayor Thomas Schneider and Chief Tim Lowery will speak at the 17th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon on Tuesday, September 11 at 7pm at the VFW Post 4105 at 410 rue St. Francois. The public is invited to attend this event in remembrance of those who perished on that day. MORE INFO 
Steve Robbins, CFP will offer a free class Estate Planning 101: Avoid the Common Mistakes on Thursday, September 13 7-8pm. Learn how to properly title your assets to avoid probate and reduce tax liability for your heirs, set up Power of Attorney, Health Care Directive and Trusts, and avoid common estate planning mistakes and insure care, guardianship and financial support of loved ones. Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided. RSVP ONLINE  
GenerateHealth Immunization Initiative will hold a viewing of the documentary "Someone You Love" with HPV discussion on Friday, September 14 8:30-11:30am at 24:1 Cinema, 6755 Page Ave., St. Louis 63133. REGISTER ONLINE
Touhill Performing Arts Center presents Mischief and Mayhem: Japanese Kyogen Farce on Saturday, September 15 at 8pm. Kyogen is a form of traditional Japanese comic theater and is presented by Prof. Laurence Kominz of Portland State University and his student performers. TICKET INFO 
YMCA is holding a FREE Back Trap Yoga class for North County mothers and female caregivers on Saturday, September 15 from 9:45-11:00am at The Ambassador, 9800 Halls Ferry Rd., St. Louis 63136. Class is facilitated by Brittany Hill and combines the Eastern practice of unifying mind and body through yoga with the soul stirring sounds of trap music. REGISTER ONLINE 
Christian Hospital is hosting a free PSA Screening event on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 1-4 p.m. at the Empowerment Center, 9420 W. Florissant Rd. Screenings are blood-draw only and provided by health care professionals from Siteman Cancer Center and the Program for the Elimination of Cancer Disparities. Each participant receives a free gift. MORE INFO
YMCA is holding Women Slaying Wellness, a weekly evening gathering for North County mothers and female caregivers to learn about meal planning, workouts and more. This FREE 6-week series provides free childcare, free meal each session and giveaways. To register contact Kelly McGowan at 314-521-1822 xt 37 kelly.mcgowan@gwrymca.org 
Greater North County Chamber will hold their 5th Annual Women's Empowerment Seminar "Be Your Own Boss" on September 21 from 11am-3pm at the Ferguson Community Center. Tickets include lunch, guest speakers, fashion show, and vendor booths. MORE INFO 
Trinity Catholic High School President's Meet and Greet for the school's new president, Father Jeff Putthoff, SJ, will be Friday, September 21, 6-8pm. Get a glimpse of where Trinity is going and catch the Titan's football team in action!  
Christian Hospital will hold their Community Leaders Breakfast on Friday, September 21, 7:30-9:00am in the Paul Detrick Atrium featuring Radiation Oncologist, Lannis Hall, MD, MPH presenting about breast health. Complimentary breakfast will be served. RSVP by September 14 to chfoundation@bjc.org or (314) 653-5162. MORE INFO
St. Louis Community College Child Development Laboratory Center Parent Advisory Council's Back to School Yard Sale will be September 22 7am-noon in the CDLC parking lot. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. Vendor spaces available. MORE INFO 
Touhill Performing Arts Center presents Chinese Music and Dances on Saturday, September 22 at 8pm. These college student performers have won many competitions in China, including the National Music Golden Bell Awards, the National Dance Lotus Awards, the National Youth Singers TV Competition, and the National College Students Dance Performance, among others. TICKET INFO 
FOCUS St. Louis
will hold Cheers & Beers happy hour on September 26, 5-8pm at The Biergarten at Anheuser-Busch. Free for FOCUS members. Non-member tickets are $60 and includes drinks, appetizers, interactive photo booth and on-site parking. MORE INFO 
Steve Robbins, CFP will offer a free class Surviving the Loss of a Spouse on Thursday, September 27 4:30-5:30pm. Presented By Lisa M. Avenevoli, CFP®, CMFC Kelly Karavousanos, LPC - Grief Support Counselor, Baue Center for Hope & Healing Important information to help you through the emotional and financial healing process.  Whether you, or someone you know, are currently dealing with a loss; or, as a couple, you want to assure each other has a plan in place in the event of death, this class is for you.Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided. RSVP ONLINE  
Good Shepherd Arts Center will hold a gallery opening for Children of Abraham for Peace and Justice on Thursday, September 27, 6-8pm featuring artwork of Islamic, Jewish and Christian artists. The show runs through Sunday, October 20. MORE INFO 
The City of Florissant is hosting its 18th annual Golf Tournament on Friday, September 28 at The Golf Club of Florissant to benefit the Florissant Police Welfare Association which provides assistance to families of police officers who encounter financial difficulties brought on by catastrophic illness or injury. Please consider participating and/or becoming a sponsor. They are also accepting donations of gifts and auction items. MORE INFO 
St. Louis Christian College's Annual Golf Tournament on September 29, 8:00am, at Florissant Golf Club. $400/team benefits student scholarships. Green fees, cart, lunch and drinks included. Email dpabarcus@stlchristian.edu for more information. REGISTER ONLINE 
Spanish Lake Community Association will hold a Seniors Resource Fair on Saturday, September 20 at Bethany-Peace United Church of Christ, 11952 Bellefontaine Rd., 63138 from 10am-1pm. For more information contact Julie Griffith at SLCAPRESIDENT@GMAIL.COM or 314-741-4100. MORE INFO 
EarthDance's 11th annual 'farm-raiser' will be at Union Station on Friday, October 5th at 6 pm! Meet St. Louis' top local chefs and their favorite farmers as you graze on their exquisite food, sip on local libations, and bid on one of a kind auction items! All proceeds will benefit EarthDance, the region's only organic farm school. PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE
SSM Health is hosting DePaul Duets: An Evening of Pairings on Saturday, October 13 at the Four Seasons Hotel - St. Louis. Enjoy a spectacular evening of pairings of lavish food and wine, entertainment, and the celebration of honorees, caregivers and patients. And you don't want to miss a special live performance by the most sought out dance and rock acts in the United States. MORE INFO : SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Greater North County Chamber of Commerce 2018 Kickball Tournament will be Saturday, October 20 at Knight of Columbus. First round begins at 9am. Come kick it with the Chamber to become the GNCC 2018 Kickball Champions! MORE INFO 
Trinity Catholic High School will hold their Annual Dinner & Auction "Under the Big Top" on Saturday, October 20. Early Bird Pricing before Sept. 20 is $45 per ticket. $85 per couple after Sept. 20. Reservations required. Email Trish Wuelling at wuelling@charter.net for more info. 
SAVE THE DATE! Christian Hospital Foundation's 10th annual Legacy Leaders Recognition Dinner honoring local business leaders, health care providers, and others who have gone above and beyond in their work to advance the health and wellness of our community will be held on October 25 at Norwood Hills Country Club. Sponsorships are available. MORE INFO 
St. Louis Crisis Nursery's 2018 Over the Top for Tots will be Friday, November 2 from 10am-2pm at Ameristar Conference Center. Please participate in this chic shopping and luncheon experience to help kick off your holidays in style and help a great cause! MORE INFO  
KUDOS
Christian Hospital has named Doug Black as new vice president of operations effective September 16. Black currently serves as vice president of operations for BJC Medical Group. PRESS RELEASE
Christian Hospital has named Lori Weatherspoon has been naed the new vice president and chief nursing officer effective September 28, 2018. Weatherspoon replaces Gilbert Harding who has served as Christian's interim CNO since last fall
Christian Hospital's main lobby is undergoing a major renovation including high end custom case work, specialty glass and tile installation, and unique wood-look plank ceiling. Renovation is scheduled to be completed in October. PRESS RELEASE
Ferguson-Florissant School District Board of Education president, Dr. Courtney Graves, has been recognized by Deluxe Magazine as one of 50 Women Who Inspire. Deluxe is a St. Louis based magazine for African-American professionals. PRESS RELEASE

Ferguson-Florissant School District instructional specialist, Dr. Abby Erwin, has been named a 2018 Midwest Education Technology Community (METC) Spotlight Educator by EducationPlus. PRESS RELEASE

City of Hazelwood was ranked #1 by SmartAsset.com on its Healthiest Housing Markets in Missouri list. All of the municipalities in the state of Missouri were compared in four key metrics: stability: risk; ease of sale; and affordability. PRESS RELEASE 
Normandy Schools Collaborative Athletic Director Terrence Hamilton will be one of six inductees to the 2018 LU Athletic Hall of Fame. He will be honored in a special ceremony in October and recognized during LU's homecoming football game. PRESS RELEASE

Normandy Schools Collaborative band director, Bernard Long Jr., is one of eight St. Louis area educators to be recognized at the 2018 St. Louis American Foundation Salute to Excellence in Education Scholarship and Awards Gala. PRESS RELEASE

 

Old Town Donuts
September special is one dozen donuts for only $7.29. COUPON 

Pattonville School District ranked #7 in Missouri among the Best Public School Districts on Niche.com's 2019 Best Districts in America list out of more than 450 public school districts in Missouri. Nationally Pattonville is ranked in the top 3% of districts and #1 in Missouri for Most Diverse School Districts, #4 for Best Places to Teach and #8 for Districts with Best Teachers.  PRESS RELEASE 
Pattonville School District alumni Col. Robert Behnken is among nine astronauts who will fly on American-made, commercial spacecraft to and from the International Space Station as part of an endeavor that will return astronaut launches to US soil for the first time since the space shuttle's retirement in 2011.  PRESS RELEASE 
OTHER NEWS
Challenge Unlimited assists companies to include individuals with disabilities, the disadvantaged and veterans into their workforce. CU is located in Maryland Heights, MO and is a partner of choice to businesses throughout the St. Louis and Illinois area. WEBSITE 
Enterprise Bank is offering a down payment assistance program which covers a portion of your down payment, closing costs, and initial Mortgage Insurance premium available only in majority minority census tracts in St. Louis City and County. SEE IF YOUR ADDRESS QUALIFIES
City of Florissan t dedicated their new Florissant Municipal Division Court Building & Police Annex recently with a building ceremony. PRESS RELEASE
Hazelwood School District Board of Education approved the District's 2018-2022 Strategic Plan which outlines goals and strategies for the District following a stakeholder driven strategic planning process including four meetings to engage students, parents, local business leaders, elected officials, school district staff, and other community members. PRESS RELEASE

Lutheran Hope Center is looking to fill the positions of Executive Director and Program Director. The Executive Director is a full-time salaried position under the direction of and accountable to the Board of Directors. The Executive Director is responsible for the organization's consistent achievement of its mission and financial objectives. The Program Director oversees the coordination and administration of all aspects of ongoing programs including planning, organizing, staffing, leading and controlling program activities. MORE INFO  
The Workforce Solutions Group develops industry-specific training in partnership with the college's campuses and local employers to help adults retrain for in-demand occupations in shorter duration formats. Call the accelerated job hotline at 314-539-5310 to leave your contact information and the program(s) you are interested in to receive a call back. A comprehensive list of the variety of accelerated job training programs that have been developed by the Workforce Solutions Group is HERE.


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