Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

What's Up

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

What's Up

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THIS DAY IN 1849

CHOLERA STRIKES

The Missouri Republican reports 88 burials in one day as cholera sweeps through the city. The disease is spread by dirty drinking water and a lack of sewers. By summer's end, the death toll will be reported as 4,317.

EVENTS

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS

When * 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

Where * World Bird Sanctuary Amphitheater, 125 Bald Eagle Ridge Road, Valley Park

How much * Free

More info * www.worldbirdsanctuary.org/events/

Free family-friendly environmental education programs are presented by naturalists, using snakes, parrots, birds and mammals to give lessons on the amazing creatures that share our planet and how to help them survive. Saturdays and Sundays through Labor Day.

SCREENING 'REMEMBER'

When * 7 p. …

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