Events

Jul
12
Sun
Sunday Make ‘n’ Play @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Jul 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

For age 3-grade 4. Don’t have time for storytime during the week? Drop in for a hands-on, interactive experience with a maker, play and art focus. We’ll provide multiple activity stations and fun read-alouds. Be prepared to make new friends, get messy and have family fun! Call 883-1974.

Meditation @ Unity of Springfield
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm
Jul
13
Mon
Learn It! Self-Paced Computer Tutorials @ Midtown Carnegie Library Edge Community Technology Center
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:15 pm

You can choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed with our self-paced tutorials. We provide the computer and you select from a wide variety of lessons designed specifically for individual learning. Topics include basic skills, Windows 10, Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Gmail, Photoshop and more. Both interactive and video tutorials are available to fit your learning style. We also offer computer-instructed keyboarding lessons to help you learn to type or improve your typing skills. Prerequisites: Some experience using keyboard and mouse. For adults.

Missouri House District 134 Candidate Forum
Jul 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Missouri House District 134 Candidate Forum
  • Hear from the candidates running for your Missouri House District
  • Learn about their policy positions and why they seek this office
  • Ask questions about how they would represent their constituents

A shared goal to engage candidates and voters has brought together a coalition of community organizations ahead of the 2020 elections.

Register at https://leadershipspringfield.org/forms/candidate-forum-primary-missouri-house-district-134/.

Midtown Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Urban Neighborhood Alliance (on Cox North parking lot)
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Missouri House District 131 Candidate Forum
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Missouri House District 131 Candidate Forum
  • Hear from the candidates running for your Missouri House District
  • Learn about their policy positions and why they seek this office
  • Ask questions about how they would represent their constituents

A shared goal to engage candidates and voters has brought together a coalition of community organizations ahead of the 2020 elections.

Register at https://leadershipspringfield.org/forms/candidate-forum-primary-missouri-house-district-131/.

Jul
14
Tue
Tuesday Morning Book Club @ Unity of Springfield
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am

Facilitated by Correne Craig. The class chooses their book, which is read aloud during class time, with open discussion. Everyone is welcome to join the discussion at any time! No purchase necessary to participate.

Yoga @ Unity of Springfield
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am

Enjoy a time of stretching, breathing, aligning, and relaxing. Facilitated by Kathy Duncan and Lee Chappell.

Center City Book Club @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary
Jul 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Center City Book Club @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in upstairs meeting room. Call 862-0135.

Sept. 10:  “The Friend” ,by Sigrid Nunez.

Oct. 8: “Normal People” by Sally Rooney.

Nov. 12: “The River” by Peter Heller.

Economics for Success @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Jul 14 @ 3:30 pm
Economics for Success @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For grades 6-12, Midtown Carnegie Branch upstairs meeting room. Explore your skills, interests, values and the world of work to help you make informed education, career and life decisions, and develop your knowledge of personal finance. Presented by Rebecca Saunders from Junior Achievement and Patricia Deck from Community Partnership of the Ozarks.