Prime Timers St. Louis Calendar of Events

Due to the current health crisis, no PTSL in-person events are being scheduled until further notice.

Please Note:

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.

Please follow the established guidelines when participating in the online meeting/events.  Click here for the Guidelines document.

EVENTS:

 

Jul
10
Fri
ONLINE: GAYLA Reimagined: An Online Retreat for Men Who Love Men
Jul 10 – Jul 12 all-day

This ONLINE event is replacing the week-long in-person that was originally scheduled in July.

Registration and other information can be found at https://www.ferrybeach.org/gayla-reimagined.html.

Jul
11
Sat
ONLINE: Monthly Membership Meeting – Program TBA
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come and join us for our online Monthly Membership Meeting!

Monthly Membership Meetings are normally held on the second Saturday of the month. 

Program: to be announced.

For non-member guests, RSVP’s are required in order for them to receive the online meeting connection information (login and password).  To RSVP, click this email link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).

If you have any questions, please email us at ptsl@primetimerstl.org or call us at (314) 467-0445 or (618) 912-1454.

By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Jul
13
Mon
ONLINE: PTSL Social Happy Hour
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meet up with us online for PTSL’s virtual Social Happy Hour on Monday, July 13, 2020 from 5 – 7 PM and enjoy the evening with your fellow Prime Timers.

Enjoy the evening with fellow Prime Timers in one of three ways* — it’s your choice:
1. Meet and talk with others in a large group setting
2. Meet and talk with other in a monitored Breakout Room for a smaller group experience
3. Meet and chat one-on-one by using the private Zoom Chat function (it’s much like texting)

You will have to provide your own food and beverage of your choice, of course.

Bob B. will be the sponsor of this gathering.  RSVP are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Saturday, July 11 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address). All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering.

Looking forward to seeing everyone online for this social event!

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Jul
15
Wed
ONLINE: Tour of Route 66 in Missouri
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

PTSL Online “Tour of Route 66 in Missouri” on Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 PM.

This is a free talk by Doug Schneider, who will take us online to various highlights of the Mother Road that are not very far from St. Louis, along with the history of this famous highway. You will also get to meet travelers who come from around the world to experience
Route 66.

Do you know how Sir Paul McCartney celebrated his 66th birthday? He drove Route 66! Did you know that Australia has a Route 66 Food Truck at the Great Barrier Reef?  In Japan, there is a popular TV show called “Yamashita Tomohisa Route 66.” And Bangkok, Thailand, has a Route 66 Nightclub!  There is even a Route 66 software company in Transylvania.  Come find out why this highway has captured the imagination of so many people around the world.  Doug Schneider will talk about the mystique of Route 66 in Missouri and you will virtually visit places in Missouri where Route 66 is more than a memory.

 

RSVP is not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Monday, July 13 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).  All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering.

Jul
24
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Friday Night Discussion Group (RSVP Accepts Only)
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

What a great way to wrap up your week and start the weekend!

Join your fellow Prime Timers online for a Friday Night Discussion Group covering a range of timely topics and held in a safe, positive and supportive space*.

This event is scheduled for Friday, July 24, 7 – 8:30 PM.  The discussion will be current topics impacting the lives of our members.

We invite you to share your thoughts, hear a wide variety of viewpoints, and perhaps learn something new and surprising about yourself while connecting with others.

Due to the nature of this event, RSVP’s are required.

Charles will be the moderator this event.  RSVP by Wednesday, July 22 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org  (or send an email to this address).  Afterwards, you will receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting.

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Jul
31
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Movie Night
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the PTSL Movie Night on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 7 PM!

The Movie Night views material that is publicly available on YouTube with LGBTQIA+ themes. 

Bill Y. will be the presenter of this event.  RSVP’s are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Wednesday, July 29 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link or emailing to: ptsl@primetimersstl.org

All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering, and the movie(s) to be viewed.

Aug
1
Sat
(CANCELED) Potluck Pool Party – RSVP Accepts Only
Aug 1 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This event has been canceled due to the current health crisis.

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Bring your pool towel! Ed V. and his totally supportive wife Mona will host our annual PTSL Pot Luck / Deck and Pool Party at their home, 2922 Accomac Street, located just northeast of Tower Grove Park in the Compton Heights neighborhood. Although this is a Pool Party,  you do not have to get wet or spend time in the pool to have fun since there will be lots of other things to do.

1. The pool opens at 3 PM, not the 5pm usual time for potlucksFor new members to understand: this a party and not a meeting. Come when you are ready and stay until …?  The pool will be open but pool time is completely optional.  Snacks will be available starting about 3:30 PM.

2. The live music by Jerry Rabushka and his band starts at 4 PM and continues until 8 PM.

3. Dinner service starts at 5:30 PM.

So come early and enjoy the time to meet new members.

Ed will provide brats and veggie burgers, soft drinks and coffee. You will bring a side dish. Alcohol is BYOB. Since this event may have a very large turnout, bring a folding chair if you have one.

An RSVP is very helpful so please RSVP by Tuesday, July 30Click here to email Ed V. to RSVP at pompomkuku@yahoo.com or call his number listed in the member roster. Give your FULL name, the names of any guests, and the side dish, appetizer or dessert you will bring.

Parking is available on the street along the entire block.

This is a big event.  Hope to see you there!

Aug
5
Wed
ONLINE: PTSL Game Night – Family Feud (RSVP Accepts Only)
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the PTSL Game Night on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 7:00 PM.  We will feature a lively version of “Family Feud”, with lots of interaction between players, and “station breaks” between rounds too.

Due to the nature of this event, RSVP’s are required.

As with all our Game Nights, the game winner of each round will receive one point, and at the end of 2020, members with the highest cumulative points from this or any of our online games will receive First, Second and Third Place awards!

Charles will be the host of the gathering.  RSVP by Monday, August 3 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).  You will then receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting. Our previous Game Nights (Bingo, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopary!) were a real success, so join us for some fun times!

By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Aug
8
Sat
ONLINE: Monthly Membership Meeting – Program TBA
Aug 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come and join us for our online Monthly Membership Meeting!

Monthly Membership Meetings are normally held on the second Saturday of the month. 

Program: to be announced.

For non-member guests, RSVP’s are required in order for them to receive the online meeting connection information (login and password).  To RSVP, click this email link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).

If you have any questions, please email us at ptsl@primetimerstl.org or call us at (314) 467-0445 or (618) 912-1454.

By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Aug
10
Mon
ONLINE: PTSL Social Happy Hour
Aug 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meet up with us online for PTSL’s virtual Social Happy Hour on Monday, August 10, 2020 from 5 – 7 PM and enjoy the evening with your fellow Prime Timers.

Enjoy the evening with fellow Prime Timers in one of three ways* — it’s your choice:
1. Meet and talk with others in a large group setting
2. Meet and talk with other in a monitored Breakout Room for a smaller group experience
3. Meet and chat one-on-one by using the private Zoom Chat function (it’s much like texting)

You will have to provide your own food and beverage of your choice, of course.

Bob B. will be the sponsor of this gathering.  RSVP are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Saturday, August 8 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address). All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering.

Looking forward to seeing everyone online for this social event!

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Aug
15
Sat
(Re-scheduled) PrideFest 2020 (Aug. 15 & 16) – Downtown St. Louis
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – Aug 16 @ 6:00 pm

PrideFest 2020 Aug. 15 & 16 — Downtown St. Louis

This event is re-scheduled from its original June 27 – 28 date.

The 2020 St. Louis PrideFest celebration being held at the Soldier’s Memorial in Downtown St. Louis on August 15 & 16. 

We are not planning to march in the parade this year, but we will need members to help out manning our Prime Timers booth for two hour shifts on Saturday and Sunday, August 15 & 16. 

Check the table below to find an open time slot for manning the booth.

Then contact coordinator Bill Y. by clicking here to email him at vicepresident@primetimersstl.org and let him know the time slot you can help with. 

There will be an orientation session for the volunteers following the Monthly Membership Meeting before the event (date to be announced).  Other arrangements for orientation will be made if that date cannot be met.

St. Louis PrideFest 2020 Prime Timers Booth Volunteers Schedule
Saturday Aug. 15
Sunday Aug. 16
Time Volunteers Time Volunteers
10:30 – 12:30 11:00 am
12:30 – 2:30 12:30 – 2:30
2:30 – 4:30 2:30 – 4:30
4:30 – 6:30 4:30 – 6:30
6:30 – 8:30

Click here for the PrideFest web site.

Aug
19
Wed
ONLINE: Tour of Remnants of the 1950s in St. Louis
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Doug will be taking us on a Tour of Remnants of the 1950s in St. Louis.

This ONLINE event is scheduled for Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 7 PM.

Members will receive the meeting login by email the day before the event.  Non-member guests will need to RSVP by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).  You will then receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting.

Would you like to sit in the Arena’s penalty box?  Eat a Parkmoor Chickburger?  Watch some roller derby action?  Make money because you love Lucy?  See a St. Louis building that sports a sputnik over its doorway?  This talk will cover St. Louis things from the 1950s that have survived into the 21st century — you can still dance the night away with music from the fabulous ’50s today!  Take a peek into how people spent their spare time in the post-war era, and what remains of these pastimes in St. Louis, both indoors and out.  Find out how you can re-live the era (and even find products on store shelves that are unchanged from over 60 years ago)!

Aug
21
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Friday Night Discussion Group (RSVP Accepts Only)
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

What a great way to wrap up your week and start the weekend!

Join your fellow Prime Timers online for a Friday Night Discussion Group covering a range of timely topics and held in a safe, positive and supportive space*.

This event is scheduled for Friday, August 21, 7 – 8:30 PM.  The discussion will be current topics impacting the lives of our members.

We invite you to share your thoughts, hear a wide variety of viewpoints, and perhaps learn something new and surprising about yourself while connecting with others.

Due to the nature of this event, RSVP’s are required.

Charles will be the moderator this event.  RSVP by Wednesday, August 19 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org  (or send an email to this address).  Afterwards, you will receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting.

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Aug
28
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Movie Night
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the PTSL Movie Night on Friday, August 28, 2020 at 7 PM!

The Movie Night views material that is publicly available on YouTube with LGBTQIA+ themes. 

Bill Y. will be the presenter of this event.  RSVP’s are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Wednesday, August 26 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link or emailing to: ptsl@primetimersstl.org

All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering, and the movie(s) to be viewed.

Sep
2
Wed
ONLINE: PTSL Game Night – Game TBA (RSVP Accepts Only)
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the PTSL Game Night on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Game to be announced).

Due to the nature of this event, RSVP’s are required.

As with all our Game Nights, the game winner of each round will receive one point, and at the end of 2020, members with the highest cumulative points from this or any of our online games will receive First, Second and Third Place awards!

Charles will be the host of the gathering.  RSVP by Monday, August 31 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).  You will then receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting. Our previous Game Nights (Bingo, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopary!) were a real success, so join us for some fun times!

By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Sep
12
Sat
ONLINE: Monthly Membership Meeting – Program TBA
Sep 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come and join us for our online Monthly Membership Meeting!

Monthly Membership Meetings are normally held on the second Saturday of the month. 

Program: to be announced.

For non-member guests, RSVP’s are required in order for them to receive the online meeting connection information (login and password).  To RSVP, click this email link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).

If you have any questions, please email us at ptsl@primetimerstl.org or call us at (314) 467-0445 or (618) 912-1454.

By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Sep
14
Mon
ONLINE: PTSL Social Happy Hour
Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Meet up with us online for PTSL’s virtual Social Happy Hour on Monday, September 14, 2020 from 5 – 7 PM and enjoy the evening with your fellow Prime Timers.

Enjoy the evening with fellow Prime Timers in one of three ways* — it’s your choice:
1. Meet and talk with others in a large group setting
2. Meet and talk with other in a monitored Breakout Room for a smaller group experience
3. Meet and chat one-on-one by using the private Zoom Chat function (it’s much like texting)

You will have to provide your own food and beverage of your choice, of course.

Bob B. will be the sponsor of this gathering.  RSVP are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Saturday, September 12 (Accepts only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address). All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering.

Looking forward to seeing everyone online for this social event!

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Sep
18
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Friday Night Discussion Group (RSVP Accepts Only)
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

What a great way to wrap up your week and start the weekend!

Join your fellow Prime Timers online for a Friday Night Discussion Group covering a range of timely topics and held in a safe, positive and supportive space*.

This event is scheduled for Friday, September 18, 7 – 8:30 PM.  The discussion will be current topics impacting the lives of our members.

We invite you to share your thoughts, hear a wide variety of viewpoints, and perhaps learn something new and surprising about yourself while connecting with others.

Due to the nature of this event, RSVP’s are required.

Charles will be the moderator this event.  RSVP by Wednesday, September 17 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org  (or send an email to this address).  Afterwards, you will receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting.

* By participating in this event, you agree to comply with our PTSL Guidelines for Online Meetings and Events – click  here.

Sep
21
Mon
ONLINE: Tour of St. Louis Post Offices, Past and Present
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Doug will be taking us on a Tour of the St. Louis Post Offices, Past and Present.

This ONLINE event is scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2020 at 7 PM.

Members will receive the meeting login by email the day before the event.  Non-member guests will need to RSVP by clicking on this link: ptsl@primetimersstl.org (or send an email to this address).  You will then receive a reply email with connection instructions for the meeting.

It is said that the Postal Service is what united the United States.  Doug Schneider will give an overview of the postal service in St. Louis, starting with the year we became part of the United States up to the present.  We not only handled mail for Missouri, we were the start point for the legendary Butterfield Overland Mail Route to California.  Doug Schneider will also be showing a visual tour of some post offices in the area, and their unique features.

Sep
25
Fri
ONLINE: PTSL Movie Night
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us for the PTSL Movie Night on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 7 PM!

The Movie Night views material that is publicly available on YouTube with LGBTQIA+ themes. 

Bill Y. will be the presenter of this event.  RSVP’s are not required for PTSL members.  Non-members will need to RSVP by Wednesday, September 23 (Accepts Only) by clicking on this link or emailing to: ptsl@primetimersstl.org

All members and guests will later receive an email with connection instructions for the gathering, and the movie(s) to be viewed.