Classical Club of Saint Louis


2019-2020 Meetings

Unless otherwise indicated, the Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday afternoons.  We shall convene in the Newman Auditorium in the new Science, Technology and Research Building on the campus of John Burroughs School  (755 South Price Road, St. Louis, MO 63124).

Campus map: https://jburroughs.org/sites/default/files/Carpool%20Map%20Aug%202018.pdf (Building #4)

September 21*

In lieu a regular meeting, members are invited to meet at the St. Louis Science Center to visit the special exhibition on Pompeii.  

Details will be emailed closer to the event.

Sunday, October 6

Annual Mylonas Lecture in Classical Art & Archaelogy

2:00 p.m. St. Louis Art Museum

Professor Dimitri Nakassis, University of Colorado

October 19

Book discussion with Dr. Anne Fortier, author of The Lost Sisterhood, a novel that imagines the role of the Amazons in the latter stages of the Trojan War.

November 16

Jim Lowe, John Burroughs School: 

A Boy, a Book, a Bomb, a Biography

January 25, 2020

Philip Barnes, John Burroughs School: 

Weaving Your Name: Singing Penelope's Tapestry

February 22

Professor Luis Salas, Washington University in St. Louis: 

Anatomical Puzzles: Learning to Take the Human Body Apart to Put it Back Together

April 18

Avery Springer, John Burroughs School: 

Your Second Visit to Rome

 Wednesday, May 13 

Annual Banquet

Pan D'Olive, 1603 McCausland Avenue, St. Louis, 63117

Jayne Hanlin, Treasurer, CCSTL:

The Classical Club of St. Louis: the First One Hundred Years

*If you'd like to join the Classical Club of St. Louis, annual dues are $15.00.  Checks, made payable to the Classical Club of St. Louis, may be sent to our Treasurer, Jayne Hanlin