Steelville News

Shutterbugs VI opens on Sept. 2 at Gallery Zeke

            September starts this week, and with it, new art on display at the Steelville Arts Council’s Gallery Zeke. From September 2 through October 2, patrons can view photography in “Shutterbugs VI” and works by featured artists Ruben and Donna Carrillo and Harold Rau.

September show at Heartland Arts features elemental art

            “Earth, Wind and Fire” is the title of the September show by artists Barbara and Terry Bryan, of Steelville, and Jeremy Earhart at Heartland Arts Gallery on Main Street in Steelville. This show runs from September 2 through 25. Heartland Arts Gifts and Gallery hours are Fridays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Council discusses ongoing city projects

           Steelville City Council members heard updates about several ongoing projects in the city at the August 15 meeting, including proposed changes to the Community Building renovation and the bike trail, along with information provided about the alternative school space, the dog pound, and more.

Sept. 24 ride will benefit Cystic Fibrosis research

           The Midwest Backroad Rally for a Cure Annual Ride for Cystic Fibrosis is scheduled to be held on Saturday, September 24.

Harvest Festival parade is Sept. 10

            The 57th Annual Harvest Festival Parade in Steelville is Saturday, September 10 at 1:30 p.m. The parade theme this year is “Life in Paradise.” The parade is sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce and floats for organizations, businesses and community groups are encouraged.