EVENTS

We are always happy to see you when we are out around St. Louis. 

Check out where we will be and come say, "Hi!"

If you want to schedule your own event for your school or group, fill out our contact form or give us a call at 314-941-1257.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Friends of the Rainforest at the Ferguson Farmers Market
    Jun 11, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Ferguson Farmers Market, 501 S Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO 63135, USA
    Come visit Friends of the Rainforest at the Ferguson Farmers Market.
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  • Butterfly Mounting Class
    Tue, Jun 21
    Thomas Dunn Learning Center
    Jun 21, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Thomas Dunn Learning Center, 3113 Gasconade St, St. Louis, MO 63118, USA
    Come mount your own butterfly to take home - for free!
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  • Happy Hour Fundraiser at Earthbound Beer!
    Jun 22, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Earthbound Beer, 2724 Cherokee St, St. Louis, MO 63118, USA
    Come celebrate World Rainforest Day with us at Earthbound Beer!
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  • Friends of the Rainforest at the Ferguson Farmers Market
    Jul 09, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Ferguson Farmers Market, 501 S Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO 63135, USA
    Come visit Friends of the Rainforest at the Ferguson Farmers Market.
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  • FHE Homeschool Resource Fair
    Sat, Jul 16
    Salem United Methodist Church
    Jul 16, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Salem United Methodist Church, 1200 S Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63131, USA
    Bring your families to this free homeschool resource event and see what St. Louis has to offer!
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  • Ecology Fair at the Ferguson Farmers Market!
    Sat, Aug 20
    Ferguson Farmers Market
    Aug 20, 8:00 AM – Aug 21, 12:00 PM
    Ferguson Farmers Market, 501 S Florissant Rd, Ferguson, MO 63135, USA
    Come visit Friends of the Rainforest at Ecology Fair at the Ferguson Farmers Market.
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  • Trivia Night 2022
    Sat, Oct 15
    Location is TBD
    Oct 15, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Mark your calendars! Trivia Night 2022 is back in person.
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past EVENTS

  • Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants
    Fri, May 27
    Youtube Link Coming Soon
    May 27, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Youtube Link Coming Soon
    Join Jamie Kisela and Lindsay Stallcup as they discuss Rainforest Reforestation and Land Succession on Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants.
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  • SciFest: the Great Outdoors
    Sat, May 21
    St. Louis Science Center
    May 21, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    St. Louis Science Center, 5050 Oakland Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
    See where your curiosity takes you at a SciFest weekend expo.
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  • Grow Your Own Tree
    Sat, May 14
    Thomas Dunn Learning Center
    May 14, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Thomas Dunn Learning Center, 3113 Gasconade St, St. Louis, MO 63118, USA
    Join Friends of the Rainforest at the Thomas Dunn Learning Center and learn how to plant your own tree seeds. Free germination kits (courtesy of One Tree Planted) will be provided (while supplies last).
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  • Give STL Day
    Thu, May 05
    www.GiveSTLDay.org/friendsoftherainforest
    May 05, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
    www.GiveSTLDay.org/friendsoftherainforest
    Give STL Day is a day of fundraising for St. Louis organizations. Join us today and support Friends of the Rainforest and our mission of protecting and preserving the Rainforest.
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  • Earth Day 365
    Sat, Apr 23
    Forest Park (Near The Muny)
    Apr 23, 11:00 AM CDT – Apr 24, 5:00 PM CDT
    Forest Park (Near The Muny), 1 Theatre Dr, St. Louis, MO 63112, USA
    A weekend festival celebrating St. Louis sustainability!
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  • Butterfly House: Pollinator Fair Days
    Sat, Apr 23
    Butterfly House
    Apr 23, 10:00 AM CDT – Apr 24, 4:00 PM CDT
    Butterfly House, 15050 Faust Pk, Chesterfield, MO 63017, USA
    Celebrate local pollinators with us!
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  • Q&A with Lindsay Stallcup
    Apr 22, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CDT
    Zoom
    Join us for a Q&A with Lindsay Stallcup of the Monteverde Conservation League.
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  • Friends of the Rainforest at Tapped
    Apr 06, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
    Maplewood, 7278 Manchester Rd, Maplewood, MO 63143, USA
    Come grab a beer and support Friends of the Rainforest!
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  • Forest Park Cleanup / Meet & Greet
    Mar 19, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM CDT
    Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr
    Help us support and protect our local ecosystem!
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  • Trivia Night 2021
    Sat, Nov 20
    Zoom Event
    Nov 20, 2021, 7:00 PM CST
    Zoom Event
    Come hang out with us, learn more about Friends of the Rainforest and put your rainforest (and other trivia) knowledge to the test!
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  • Live Online with Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants
    Nov 12, 2021, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM CST
    YouTube Live
    Join Education Coordinator Jamie live online with Exploring by the Seat of Your Pants and classrooms live from across the globe as she shares the background of the Children's Eternal Rainforest and spotlights some crowd favorite animals. Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSbzfNWLptM
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  • "Guess Who" Virtual Trivia for Kids w/ St. Louis Public Library
    Oct 18, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT
    Zoom Event
    Kids shine as animal experts in this rainforest animal trivia game! Kids will use descriptive clues to figure out one of 12 rainforest animals, its habitat, and what creatures eat. This virtual trivia game is best suited for early elementary kids and their families.
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  • South American Indigenous Art, Tools & Curios w/ St. Louis Public Library
    Wed, Oct 06
    https://slpl.bibliocommons.com/events/612d0
    Oct 06, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CDT
    https://slpl.bibliocommons.com/events/612d0
    Join Christina at the St. Louis Public Library for an evening of learning and crafts! She will share art, tools, and curios collected by Friends of the Rainforest founder Rachel Crandell from her travels across South and Central America, and lead crafts inspired by these pieces. Crafts utilize a fle
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  • World Rainforest Day: Rainforest Chat
    Jun 22, 2021, 11:30 AM CDT
    Zoom
    Come and connect with other people who share in your love for the rainforest!
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  • Give STL Day
    Thu, May 06
    Give STL Day Online Fundraiser
    May 06, 2021, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM CDT
    Give STL Day Online Fundraiser
    We have a $3,700 matching fund available now until the end of Give STL Day. Donate now through our Give STL Day page and double your impact. ⁠
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  • Educational Happy Hour: Environmental Racism
    Apr 22, 2021, 6:00 PM
    Zoom
    This Earth Day, join us for an Educational Happy Hour as we discuss Environmental Racism and Environmental Justice.
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  • Friends of the Rainforest Activities Week!
    Dec 28, 2020, 2:00 PM CST – Jan 01, 2021, 3:00 PM CST
    Facebook Live
    Join us every day this week as our Education Coordinator, Jamie, goes live on Facebook and shares some fun stories and activities for you and your little ones. ⁠
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  • The Rainforest is Not Trivial
    Sun, Nov 15
    Fundraiser through Network For Good
    Nov 15, 2020, 10:00 AM
    Fundraiser through Network For Good
    Follow along and join us next week for our "The Rainforest is Not Trivial" fundraiser in an effort to make up the income that we lost from cancelling our annual Trivia Night.
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