This weekend you can watch a karate tournament and attend a comicon, paint with the kids, or run to help flood victims.

1. Extremicon

What do you get when you combine Pulaski counties FIRST COMICON ever and a Karate Tournament with Tiger Extreme Force Competition Team? You get the EXTREMICON! The event will be Saturday, June 17 and Sunday June 18 beginning at 10 a.m. COMICON will be Sat and Sun, Karate Tournament all day Saturday, a car show, COSPLAY AND a color run for 10 and under on Sunday. The event is being held at the Retroplex in St. Robert. Tickets are $6 per day or both days for $10 in advance.


2. Kid's Painting Class, "Rocket Ride," St Robert Art In The Park

You are invited for another enjoyable kid's painting class at the St Robert Aquatic Center! "Rocket Ride" is a fun and exciting stellar painting. This image will be pre-sketched. Beginners are always welcome! Seats are $25 each and must be prepaid at least 12 hours in advance of class time. Snacks, drinks, all materials and professional instruction are included. Kids classes are normally appropriate for ages 6+, adults are invited to paint too if you like the image. Call 573-228-8517 for more information.


3. Route 66 Relief Run and Relay

Come join us for this ultramarathon to run, walk or bike for one mile or for the whole six hours. Run solo or grab a couple friends and form a relay team. The choice is yours. All proceeds from this fundraising event will benefit the community of Devils Elbow and those that need help recovering from the devastating floods. Simply sign up and join in anytime you want during the event. Everyone encouraged to participate.