Events

Oct
29
Thu
Baby ABCs @ Nest Partnership
Oct 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Learn It! Self-Paced Computer Tutorials @ Midtown Carnegie Library Edge Community Technology Center
Oct 29 @ 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.

Oct
30
Fri
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Springfield Art Museum
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

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!
Fresh Food Fridays @ Springfield Dream Center
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Come by the Dream Center between 10 and 1 to snag some fresh fruit and veggies for your family!

Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station
Oct 30 @ 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.

Nov
1
Sun
Sunday Make ‘n’ Play @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Nov 1 @ 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.

Nov
2
Mon
Learn It! Self-Paced Computer Tutorials @ Midtown Carnegie Library Edge Community Technology Center
Nov 2 @ 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.

Nov
3
Tue
Storytime & More with the Library @ Springfield Conservation Nature Center
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am

For infants-age 6. Join some of your favorite children’s librarians for a virtual program featuring stories, songs and activities you can try at home. Catch some of your favorite places in Springfield and Greene County as we hit the road for special on-location episodes on the dates listed below. Watch at thelibrary.org/kids or join us each week on Facebook, @thelibrary.org.

Economics for Success @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Nov 3 @ 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
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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