All PTSL members participate at their own risk. In the event of any losses or injuries sustained by you  or your property at a PTSL-related event or activity or in or on a host’s property, you agree to hold harmless and  wholly not liable Prime Timers St. Louis, its Board Members and/or the host, sponsor or participants of the event.

Agenda

  1. Aug
    18
    Sat

    1. Saturday Garden Party <> Coffee/Lunch – Talk/Walk @ Missouri Botanical Garden
      11:00 am – 12:00 pm

      Meet in the Sassafras Cafe upstairs (elevator access) for beverages and conversation, those who wish can then explore the Garden. The cafe offers Coffee, Tea, Soft Drinks, Hot Chocolate, Beer, Wine, Soups, Salads, Sandwiches and Desserts.

      Free self-parking & Street-level entrance.
      Accessibility accommodations questions, call (314) 577-5101. Please allow two weeks notice.

      If you haven’t seen the Garden, check out their website below, it is truly one of the wonders of the world. We are blessed to have this in St. Louis and you can experience it for FREE. It changes every time you visit; it’s an oasis, a staycation, a place to meet. (You must make this happen, call a fellow member to join you or bring a friend) Simply buy a beverage and socialize. Partake in fun conversation, have one on one discussion, plan events, share ideas, tell jokes, talk travel… Don’t sit at home alone.

      *St. Louis City and County residents (with proof of residency – ID w/zip code) receive FREE general Garden admission on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 7 a.m. to noon. *Please note: Promotional offers are not valid during special admission rate events, exhibits, or attractions, including those held the third weekend of May, Labor Day weekend, and the first weekend of October.
      General admission for all others – $6 adults (ages 13–64), $4 seniors (ages 65 & over).

      Website: http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/

      Directions: http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/visit/the-garden/getting-here.aspx

      Mark your calendar, attendance will dictate further dates.
      See you there – Eric Johnson & Mitch Millner

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      11:00 am
      Saturday Garden Party <> Coffee/Lunch – Talk/Walk @ Missouri Botanical Garden
  2. Aug
    25
    Sat

    1. Walking Tour of Downtown Clayton and Lunch
      9:30 am – 12:30 pm

      On Saturday, AUG 25, Doug Schneider will lead a free Prime-Timer-Only Walking Tour of downtown  Clayton, titled “Fountains, Sculpture, Memorials, and Memories.”  The tour begins at 9:30 AM, and is 2.8 miles long.  The start point is the impressive Center of Clayton, a public sports complex  located at 50 Gay Avenue, Clayton MO  63105.  Lots of free parking.  Optional lunch afterwards at the Subway located in the lobby of the Center.  Please RSVP to Doug Schneider at ParadiseDouglas@gmail.com if you plan to attend.

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      9:30 am
      Walking Tour of Downtown Clayton and Lunch
  3. Sep
    1
    Sat

    1. Monthly Potluck @ Joe H.’s — Space Limited — RSVP Requested
      5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

      Joe H. will host this month’s Potluck at his Lafayette Square area Condo located at 1515 Lafayette Avenue, Unit 105, St. Louis, MO. 63104. Originally built as the City Hospital of St. Louis in 1904, it is has been transformed into the beautiful and stylish “Georgian Condominiums”.

      Parking is available in the circle in front of the building (on Lafayette) or in a side lot with an entrance just north of Lafayette on Truman Parkway.

      Most likely you will be met at the main/front door and escorted to the condo unit. If not, use the call box at the main door on Lafayette and dial Condo number 105. Then Joe will buzz you in.

      Joe will provide a main dish, coffee and soft drinks. Please bring a side dish, salad or dessert. Alcohol is BYOB. Smoking outside.

      Because this event is limited to the first 25 people who RSVP, please click here ASAP to email Joe at jmhedley@gmail.com to RSVP or call him at 314-378-6030. and tell him what potluck side dish, salad or dessert you wish to bring. Joe will contact all responders and let you know if the maximum limit has been reached or not.

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      5:00 pm
      Monthly Potluck @ Joe H.’s — Space Limited — RSVP Requested
  4. Sep
    6
    Thu

    1. Afternoon Buffet at Golden Corral (South County)
      1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

      The Golden Corral is an American family style restaurant chain serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, and featuring a large all-you-can-eat buffet and grill offering numerous hot and cold dishes, a carving station and their Brass Bell Bakery. Tell the cashier that you are with the “St. Louis Prime Timers” to receive the $7.99 price. Price does not include gratuity so we will collect a dollar from everyone for the servers.

      We’ll share the latest PT newsletter and upcoming chapter activities.  Just come and enjoy the food and conversation with your fellow Prime Timers.

      RSVP accepts only (needed for reserved seating area/room) by September 4 to Eric Johnson ejohnson10316@yahoo.com

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      1:30 pm
      Afternoon Buffet at Golden Corral (South County)
  5. Sep
    8
    Sat

    1. Monthly Membership Meeting
      1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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      1:00 pm
      Monthly Membership Meeting
  6. Sep
    10
    Mon

    1. Golden Happy Hour at Just John
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      PTSL meet up at Just John’s for Golden Happy Hour from 5 to 8 PM. An RSVP is not necessary for this event. Just show up any time during happy hour and enjoy the evening with fellow Prime Timers. Complementary food during happy hour.

      This event does not have a coordinator. Prime Timers can be found in a group in the rear of the bar or out on the patio in nice weather. If you don’t see us, ask the bartender.

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      5:00 pm
      Golden Happy Hour at Just John
  7. Sep
    11
    Tue

    1. West County Lunch at American Legion Post 397 – Creve Coeur — RSVP Requested
      11:00 am – 1:00 pm
      Join us for a mid-week lunch at American Legion Post 397 – Creve Coeur (934 E Rue De La Banque and American Legion Dr. (Located behind Bristol Seafood Grill restaurant at the corner of Olive Blvd. and N. New Ballas Rd.).

      This Post is special in the St. Louis area for both its reasonable lunch offerings (click for menu), its low priced full service bar and No Taxes.

       Park and use the front or back door, order and pick up at the bar, eat at our tables in the adjoining private banquet room (if available). We can eat and then possibly play games after lunch. Bring your favorite, maybe dominoes or cards.

       A reminder, purchases at the Post support our veterans. Come have lunch with your friends and benefit those who have fought for our rights and freedoms.

       Don’t sit at home and eat alone. Come join us for a fun lunchtime.  RSVP by September 9 accepts only (needed for accommodations) to Eric Johnson at ejohnson10316@yahoo.com

       Ample free self-parking – Street-level entrance (no steps).

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      11:00 am
      West County Lunch at American Legion Post 397 – Creve Coeur — RSVP Requested
  8. Sep
    16
    Sun

    1. Dinner at Diamond Mineral Springs — RSVP Requested
      5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

      Enjoy Sunday Supper like grandma used to make at an 18th century spa at Grant Fork near Highland, IL approximately 1 hour from St Louis.

      In lieu of brunch this month, Tom B. and Tom K. will coordinate dinner at Diamond Mineral Springs, 1 West Pocahontas Road Highland, IL Phone: 618-675-2655 (Click for website and menu) Note: No Credit Cards accepted.

      By September 14, click here to email Tom K. to RSVP. If the link does not work, send email to tkellermann@att.net

      Choose your entre from a wide selection of country style items including fish. The vegetables are served family style. Save room for a slice of their famous foot high pies and cheese cakes. Please Note: The restaurant does not accept credit cards. Payment only by Cash or Check.

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      5:00 pm
      Dinner at Diamond Mineral Springs — RSVP Requested
  9. Oct
    6
    Sat

    1. Monthly Potluck & Movie Night at Tom B and Tom K Home — RSVP Requested
      4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      Tom B. and Tom K. will host this month’s potluck and movie night at their home in downtown St. Louis in The Syndicate Building ~ 915 Olive St. #909

      Free parking in the City Parking Garage. Enter from Olive Street between 9th and 10th. Take South Elevator down to Culinaria Exit and turn right on Olive. Go 1/2 block to 915 Olive Street. Bring your ticket with you to get a sticker for free parking. (On street parking is no longer free on Saturdays.)

      Please note the start time of 4:00 PM

      BBQ Pulled Pork, Chicken, brats and soft drinks will be provided. Please bring side dish, salad or dessert. Alcohol is BYOB. Smoking outside.

      By October 4, click here to email Tom K.at tkellermann@att.net to RSVP. and tell him what potluck side dish, salad or dessert you wish to bring.

      After dinner at approximately 6:30, they will show a gay thememed movie TBA.

      (No limit on number of guests)

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      4:00 pm
      Monthly Potluck & Movie Night at Tom B and Tom K Home — RSVP Requested
  10. Oct
    8
    Mon

    1. Golden Happy Hour at Just John
      5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      PTSL meet up at Just John’s for Golden Happy Hour from 5 to 8 PM. An RSVP is not necessary for this event. Just show up any time during happy hour and enjoy the evening with fellow Prime Timers. Complementary food during happy hour.

      This event does not have a coordinator. Prime Timers can be found in a group in the rear of the bar or out on the patio in nice weather. If you don’t see us, ask the bartender.

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      5:00 pm
      Golden Happy Hour at Just John
  11. Oct
    28
    Sun

    1. Fall Foliage Day Cruise on the Missouri and Illinois Rivers
      1:45 pm – 3:00 pm

      Fall Foliage Day Cruise on the Missouri and Illinois Rivers

      Please join us by making your reservations NOW. Cruises book up quickly! Take a car full of friends, head up to Alton and drive the River Road over to Grafton, IL. Mitch and I are having Brunch first and then going to the dock. Brunch is optional, so some of you may wish to eat elsewhere before or after the boat ride.

      When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2019 – Cruise 2-3pm

      This is a Peak Fall Color Date, book ASAP online to reserve your ticket.

      Optional – Brunch 11:30am-1:30pm (see below)

       Cost: $16.00pp + tax (senior) Cruise Only

      Reservations are highly recommended.

      Online Reservations: https://graftonharbor.com/

       Contact: No RSVP needed Eric Johnson ejohnson10316@yahoo.com

       Before the Cruise, Brunch – Peace of Quiche Cafe. Order Quiche, Soup, Salad, Sandwiches… Indoor and Outdoor Seating. Hours: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

      111 East Main Street, Grafton, IL  62037, 618-786-2233, www.peaceofquiche.com

      Arrive early and after your meal, linger over coffee and head to the boat about 1:30pm (boarding @ 2:00 It’s open seating on the boat so take heed!)

      “Promoting Peace by Supporting Those Who Make a Difference”

      The mission of this “café with a cause” is to increase awareness and support of charitable organizations. 

      Hakuna Matata Boat

      The Hakuna Matata (means “no worries”) is an all-weather, 53’ foot, 49-passenger Coast Guard licensed tour boat. Seating and cafe tables are on both the upper and lower decks. The first level is fully enclosed and climate controlled with large windows. The upper deck is a huge open-air patio offering 360-degree views of the river, bluffs, islands and historical points of interest along the way. Boat amenities include restrooms and the TIKI BAR that offers a cash bar and light snacks.

       For boat tour, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time.

      Cancellation policy: No refund provided for booking cancellation or no-show.

       

       

       

       

       

       

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      1:45 pm
      Fall Foliage Day Cruise on the Missouri and Illinois Rivers