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Addressing North Korea and the World

The current situation between North Korea and the rest of the world seems so complicated that many people just want to give up. To others, it’s simple: “bomb them back to the stone age.” Reality is somewhere in between. But figuring out what options the United States, South Korea, Japan,…

2017 Festival of Nations Volunteer/Booth info!

When: The Festival takes place Saturday Aug. 26 & Sunday Aug. 27. Civitas will be sponsoring an information booth from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Where: The Festival takes place in Tower Grove Park. (It’s located at the end of the park by Grand Ave. A map with more specific…

Civitas kickoff event 2017: Model City Council

We’re kicking off the school year with something new: A simulated City Council meeting, where you’ll play the part of lawmakers and neighborhood residents. You’ll address issues that face local city councils every time they meet. We’ve created a city, an agenda of issues, and roles for everyone to play….

Civitas Book Club: The Hate U Give

In the fall of 2017, Civitas is starting a fun (and voluntary) book club for students. During the first semester we are reading, ‘The Hate U Give’ by Angie Thomas. The novel follows protagonist Starr Carter, a 16-year-old black high school student who witnesses a white police officer shooting her…

High school teacher meeting sign-up!

On Saturday, August 12th, Civitas is hosting a planning meeting for all high school teachers interested in Civitas programs for 2017-2018. This meeting is for ALL teachers, newcomers to Civitas and veterans of our programs. We will explain the details of our new On-the-Go program, report on the success of…

Inspire Week 7

Today we’re going to have some trivia about St. Louis! Trivia Questions Answers

InspireSTL Week 6

This week we want you to learn about St. Louis. We’re providing a few links to help you look for information, but you might have to use Google to answer some questions. Presentation by Reece City of St. Louis website STL Police Stats for December 2016 (check the last page!)…

Walking Tour of Arch Grounds While Under Construction

Join Civitas on Thursday, July 13 for a special walking tour of the Arch Grounds. We will be meeting at the Old Courthouse at 5 pm and then a member of CityArchRiver will lead us on a 90 minute tour. From their site’s description: Construction is underway now on the…

Special night at the movies!

Join Civitas on Tuesday, July 18 for a showing of the new St. Louis focused documentary, Atomic Homefront. We will be meeting up in front of the Tivoli theater at 7:00, (the movie starts at 7:30) 6350 Delmar Boulevard, 63130. Here is a synopsis of the movie: St. Louis has…

InspireSTL Week 4

Today we are focusing on fake news. Arthur has prepared a presentation for us to watch. For homework, students will read an opinion piece about the Senate Health Care Bill. Their job will be to figure out which statements are facts and which ones are opinions and write them down….