LaunchCode's Stellar Soirée

LaunchCode's Stellar Soirée 

Presented by Centene

Thursday, September 15, 2022

James S. McDonnell Planetarium 

 5100 Clayton Ave In Forest Park, Saint Louis, MO 63110-1424


A Starlit Cocktail Party in Support of LaunchCode

Let's Look Up, Together.

Join us for an evening of starlit conversation, extraterrestrial entertainment, a galaxy’s worth of astral appetizers and cosmic cocktails. We are proud to launch the careers of so many of our amazing LaunchCoders and work together to create a brighter future for the St. Louis region. This is never more true than during our Stellar Soirée, which we will celebrate this year on September 15.

With every graduation, we illuminate more stars in the sky, creating dynamic, diverse constellations of individuals exhibiting skill, passion and drive. Lift your eyes, and your glasses as we usher in a new age of talent, inclusion and light.

Stellar Reception for Event Partners & Supernova Supporters - 5:30 p.m.

Event Start - 6:30 p.m. 

Thursday, September 15, 2022

James S. McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park

Attire: come as you are or don your silvery galactic attire


Individual Tickets = $150*/person

Supernova Supporter = $500* - Includes 2 Tickets with Stellar Reception access

Register below and use promo code INVOICE to pay by check.

*Plus processing fees.

Tickets available for purchase online through Tuesday, September 13. 

Tickets available at the door. 


Money raised at Stellar Soirée supports LaunchCode’s mission to build a skilled workforce by creating pathways for driven people seeking careers in technology. Your attendance supports our cost-free tech education programs that empower LaunchCode’s diverse students to launch careers in technology. Fueled by the generosity of our partners, the success of LaunchCoders strengthens the future of the St. Louis region and its growing workforce.

07.29.2022 - Event Partner Graphic -- APPROVED BY CENTENE


Thanks to our Stellar Soirée Supernova Supporters!

Jenny Birgé
Val Bring
Mark Brooks
Sarah Mayer
Tracy McCreery and Thom Wham
Barbara and Timothy McFadden
Sandra and Tim Burke
Anna and Jim McKelvey
Robin Carnahan and Juan Carlos Antolinez
Maxine Clark and Bob Fox
Sandra Moore
Cyndee Morton-Saunchegraw
Marilyn and Rich Dredge
Alison and John Ferring
Martha and Michael Gallagher
Jennifer and Dan Gillian
John Milito
Julian Nicks


Cassandra and Lee Rashman
Regional Business Council
Kate and David Hatfield
Mike Saunchegraw
Cheri Hoffman
Jan Holloway
Martha Schilcher and Frank Kartmann
Donna and Ernest Smiley
Cyeria Jackson
Amy and Everett Johnson
Steve Smith
Kaisa and Charles Stucke
Paul and Nancy Tice
Lyda Krewson
Roz and Charles Lowenhaupt
Craig Unruh
Carol and Brian Matthews
Brooke Williams