Events

Sep
1
Tue
Joke of the Day at the Library @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Sep 1 @ 8:30 am – Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm

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!

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!

Sep
22
Tue
Tuesday Morning Book Club @ Unity of Springfield
Sep 22 @ 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
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am

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

Economics for Success @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Sep 22 @ 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. 

LEGO Brick Crew @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

For grades 4-8. Bring your own bricks or use ours and create with other master builders.

Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

taichi

Learn Yang Style Tai Chi from Shifu, M. Dee Ogilvy, who began practicing Tai Chi 25 years ago at Duke University. Dee currently teaches in Missouri State University’s Wellness program and runs her own Tai Chi program called, White Metal Rabbit Taijiquan. Find out more at springfieldtaichi.wordpress.com

  • Great for adults of any age and physical fitness level.
  • Requires no special equipment.
  • Relaxed, composed flowing movements that combine strength with gentleness.
  • Beginners are welcome!
Neighborhood Watch Training @ Springfield Police/Fire Training Center
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Neighborhood Watch is a great way for citizens to build a relationship with our Crime Prevention Officers and get more involved in crime fighting efforts. The training focuses on crime prevention, observation and reporting skills, and Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). This program is helpful in giving citizens the tools needed to fight crime in their neighborhoods and keep their homes secure. With 23 official watch groups now formed, the program continues to grow within the City of Springfield. If you’re interested in participating in the training, visit Springfieldmo.gov/SPD.

West Central Neighborhood Alliance ‎Meeting @ Broadway United Methodist Church
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sep
23
Wed
Weller Community Garden Produce Distribution @ Weller Community Church
Sep 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm