Serve with a purpose
Do you dream of serving and setting and digging all the live-long day? Then you are ready for the twelfth annual Volleyball Marathon at Canaan Baptist Church (5409 Baumgartner Road). Since 1994, the 24-hour volleyball marathon has raised $70,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Missouri Baptist Children's Home. The event planners hope to raise $10,000 more by raising the nets in the church gym this year, and all are welcome to participate and donate. Volley for the serve at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, November 11. To get a spot in the rotation, contact Canaan Baptist Church at 314-487-1730, extension 33. -- Anna Teekell
Hey, there's a really sensitive singer/songwriter playing at this club where there'll be a bunch of sentimental types hanging around. Wanna go? You don't? You must be a red-blooded Midwesterner. Be proud. You love baseball and Budweiser and Bass Pro Shops. You enjoy NASCAR, speedboats and, by gosh, motorcycle racing. In fact, that indoor motocross stuff really yanks your crank, what with all the fast-paced action and huge jumps. So we'll see you at the BooKoo Arenacross Championship Series this weekend (Friday through Sunday, November 11 through 13) at the Family Arena (2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles; www.familyarena.com). Professionals compete on Friday and Saturday, while Sunday is for the kids and amateurs; doors open at 6:30 p.m. the first two nights and at 11 a.m. Sunday, right after you hand over the $7-to-$24 ticket you purchased by calling 314-534-1111 or visiting www.metrotix.com. -- Jedidiah Ayres
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