DOLING NEIGHBORHOOD


Upcoming Events

Sep
1
Tue
Joke of the Day at the Library @ Library Station
Sep 1 @ 8:30 am – Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm
Joke of the Day at the Library @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

With a parent or guardian’s permission, kids can call or stop by the children’s desk at these branches any time during  business hours September-November to hear a great joke. A new joke will be provided each day. Kids are also invited to share one of their own!

Dec
3
Thu
Senior Social @ Library Station
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Senior Social @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults age 60 and over in the Frisco Room. Enjoy social time and refreshments during this come-and-go event. From 11a.m.-1 p.m., browse materials, enjoy board games and breakout activities, get book recommendations and computer help. From noon-1 p.m., a Healthy Living for Seniors lunch program will be provided by SeniorAge Agency on Aging’s Choice Presenters. A $3.50 lunch donation to SeniorAge is encouraged. Materials will be provided for Choice and craft activities. Offered in cooperation with SeniorAge Area Agency on Aging and the Library’s Stories for Life program. Unleash Your Creativity with Doodling Fun. We’ll provide the doodle book and all the tools you need to put your creative energies and thoughts on paper. Registration starts Jan. 23. Call 616-0683 to register.

The Hangout @ Library Station
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Hangout @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in the Frisco Room. Adults with or without developmental disabilities are welcome to stop by this weekly inclusive hangout for games, crafts and special events.

Dec
4
Fri
Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For grades 6-12 in the Frisco Room. If it’s Friday night, there’s something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Call 865-1340.

Dec
8
Tue
Doling Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Hillcrest Presbyterian Church
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Doling Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Hillcrest Presbyterian Church | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Potluck starts at 6 p.m., meeting at 6:45 p.m.

Dec
10
Thu
The Hangout @ Library Station
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Hangout @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in the Frisco Room. Adults with or without developmental disabilities are welcome to stop by this weekly inclusive hangout for games, crafts and special events.

Dec
11
Fri
Northview Center Book Discussion @ Northview Center
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Northview Center Book Discussion @ Northview Center | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For senior adults at the Northview Center, 301 E. Talmage St. Join us at the Northview Center in Doling Park for this library-sponsored book group just for seniors. Call 865-1340.

September: “To the Bright Edge of the World,” by Eowyn Ivey.

October: “The Winter People” by Jennifer McMahon.

November: “Every Note Played” by Lisa Genova.

Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For grades 6-12 in the Frisco Room. If it’s Friday night, there’s something going on at the Station just for teens. Stop in weekly for games, crafts and special events. Materials will be provided. Call 865-1340.

Dec
12
Sat
Art Exploration @ Library Station
Dec 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Art Exploration @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For families with children in grades K-6 in the Story Hour Room. Come and create using your imagination and a range of artistic styles and mediums. Materials will be provided. Learn about radial symmetry by weaving on recycled CDs. Call 865-1340.

Dec
17
Thu
The Hangout @ Library Station
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Hangout @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in the Frisco Room. Adults with or without developmental disabilities are welcome to stop by this weekly inclusive hangout for games, crafts and special events.