New Meetup: Skeptics in the Park!

From: Mike M.
Sent on: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 11:55 PM
Announcing a new Meetup for The St. Louis Skeptics Meetup!

What: Skeptics in the Park!

When: Saturday, August 7,[masked]:00 AM

Suggested Donation: $5.00 per person

Where:
Tower Grove Park
4256 Magnolia Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63110
(314)[masked]

On Saturday, August 7th, the Skeptical Society of St. Louis will be hosting Skeptics in the Park! We were rained out last time, but this time we have a shelter, so Skeptics in the Park will take place rain or shine. Invite family members and friends for picnic fun and festivities throughout the day at Tower Grove Park.

Guests can begin to check in at 11 a.m. Grilled hot dogs, brats and burgers (vegetarian options will be provided) will be served between 12 and 1 p.m. Some picnic sides will be available, but guests can bring additional sides or treats in pot-luck fashion if you wish! Drinks will also be served, but guests are welcome to bring their own beverages (no glass bottles, please, due to park regulations).

Adults and children alike are welcome to participate in optional scheduled activities. Play equipment and ample space will be available for outdoor activities (such as Frisbee or bocceball), and guests may also visit and fellowship together throughout the day at the picnic area.

11 a.m. Check-in begins
12 p.m. Lunch is served
12:30 p.m. As you eat, Joe the Juggler will entertain you with his amazing juggling talents!
1:15 p.m. Michael Blanford will guide fun with model rockets.
2:15 p.m. Field day events ? three legged race, sack race, ?wheel-barrow? racing
3:00 p.m. Volleyball tournament
3:30 p.m. Capture the flag
4:15 p.m. Tug of war

Face painting for children and adults will be available:
11:30 a.m. ? 12 p.m.
1:30 p.m. ? 2 p.m.
4:00 p.m. ? 4:30 p.m.


You might want to bring:
Cooler, Drinks of your choosing (no glass bottles, please, due to park regulations)
Snacks, side dishes, desserts (for yourself, or to share)
Lawn chairs, picnic blankets, sun screen, insect repellent
Outdoor games/ sports equipment of your own

Cost: $5 requested donation per person (covers cost of food)

Learn more here:
http://www.meetup.com/skepticalstl/calendar/13957022/

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