Weekend Events, December 9, 10, and 11: Pancake Breakfast, Pizza with Santa

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Looking for some fun things to do this weekend? 70 West Sentinel has rounded up some family-friendly activities in St. Charles County, including the last weekend of candlelight tours at the Daniel Boone Home.

Want your event included in our weekend round-up? Just send your information to tammy@70WestSentinel.com.

Friday, December 9

  • Bingo, doors open 5 p.m., games start at 7 p.m., American Legion Post 323, Wentzville. Smoking and nonsmoking available, 50/50, attendance prizes, concessions available.
  • Christmas Candlelight Tours, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Historic Daniel Boone Home at Lindenwood Park, 1868 Highway F, Defiance. Hot cider, carolers, holiday traditions of the 1800s. $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Register online.
  • Christmas Traditions, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Historic Main Street, St. Charles. Jack Frost and Friends, 7 p.m. at Berthold Square. Marshmallow Roast with the Legends of Christmas, 7 p.m. at Bike Stop Café. Candlelight procession to the gazebo, 8:45 p.m.
  • Public Stargazing, 7 p.m., Broemmelsiek Park. Weather permitting, telescopes available. Free, registration required for large groups.

Saturday, December 10

  • Saturday Morning Chess Club, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Middendorf-Kredell Branch Library, 2750 Highway K, O’Fallon. Drop in for a friendly game of chess, no registration required.
  • Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m., Wentzville VFW Post 5327, 1414 Highway Z, Wentzville. Bring your camera. Children up to age 12 will receive a gift. Supplies available to make a Christmas card for a Veteran in a VA hospital. Donations appreciated.
  • Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Civic Annex, 410 East Elm Street, O’Fallon. (636) 474-2732 to register.
  • Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Peace Lutheran Church, 9320 Phoenix Village Parkway, O’Fallon. Crafts, stories and singing, face painting, goody bags. Please R.S.V.P. by December 4 by calling 636-561-8282.
  • Winter Meltdown, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Library Express Winghaven. Crafts and hot cocoa. All materials provided. Ages 12 – 18.
  • Christmas Traditions, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Historic Main Street, St. Charles. Santa parade at 1:30 p.m. from 1000 South Main to Frontier Park. Jack Frost and Friends, 7 p.m. at Berthold Square. Candlelight procession to the gazebo, 8:45 p.m.
  • Pizza with Santa, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Civic Annex, 410 East Elm Street, O’Fallon. (636) 474-2732 to register.
  • Christmas Candlelight Tours, 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Historic Daniel Boone Home at Lindenwood Park, 1868 Highway F, Defiance. Hot cider, carolers, holiday traditions of the 1800s. $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Register online.

Sunday, December 11

Pancake Breakfast Flyer

  • All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes & Sausage, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Holt High School Cafeteria, Wentzville. Benefits Holt Winter Guard, tickets $8.
  • Christmas Traditions, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Historic Main Street, St. Charles. Santa parade at 1:30 p.m. from 1000 South Main to Frontier Park. Caroling at the Gazebo at 4:30 p.m.
  • Sounds of the Season, 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Heritage Museum, 1630 Heritage Landing, St. Peters. Hot cider and free musical performances from the Greenleaf Singers, The St. Charles Community Singers, and the Nicole Jonas Group. Free tours of “Our Sporting Heritage” exhibit.
  • Holt High School Band Winter Concert, 2:30 p.m., Holt High School, Wentzville.