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.

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.

Jul
14
Tue
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. 

LEGO Brick Crew @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Jul 14 @ 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
Jul 14 @ 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!
Jul
15
Wed
Learn It! Self-Paced Computer Tutorials @ Midtown Carnegie Library Edge Community Technology Center
Jul 15 @ 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.

Jul
16
Thu
Baby ABCs @ Nest Partnership
Jul 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Learn It! Self-Paced Computer Tutorials @ Midtown Carnegie Library Edge Community Technology Center
Jul 16 @ 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.

Jul
17
Fri
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Springfield Art Museum
Jul 17 @ 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!