THE WEEK IN PHOTOS: Civil War re-enactment and Family Fun Festival

Sunday, September 25, 2011 | 6:42 p.m. CDT; updated 6:49 p.m. CDT, Sunday, September 25, 2011

Images of play at Stephens Lake Park, Family Fun Fest and a Civil War re-enactment are among the best Missourian staff photos from last week.

Children play with bubbles during the Family Fun Festival at Flat Branch Park on Wednesday evening, Sept. 21, 2011.
Senior wide receiver Jerrell Jackson stretches during practice Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. Jackson, a starter coming into the season, played for the first time Saturday, Sept. 18, 2011, against Western Illinois after dealing with a hamstring injury that caused him to miss Missouri's first two games. He caught one pass for three yards.
Jason Stotz, middle, and other ballet players of Missouri Contemporary Ballet perform for children and their parents during the Family Fun Fest on Wednesday night. The theme of this month's event was participatory art activities and children-friendly performances of music, theater and dance.
Kyra Fogle, 7, squints as a caterpillar crawls across her nose at Stephens Lake Park on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 22, 2011. "It feels like Melody sniffing me," Kyra said. Melody is her pet guinea pig.
Katie Matlock, 2, Emma Matlock, 4, and Robbie Matlock, 7, play around the campsite in Civil War-era clothing Sunday, Sept. 18. Their parents have been participating in re-enactments for nine years, and now the children also enjoy taking part.

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