Events

Mar
23
Sat
Art in Our City: Zone 4 @ Springfield Art Museum
Mar 23 – Oct 20 all-day
Art in Our City: Zone 4 @ Springfield Art Museum | Springfield | Missouri | United States

This special exhibition highlights local artists and the character of Springfield’s unique neighborhoods.

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday 1-5 p.m.
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday – Wednesday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Friday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • City and national holidays Closed
Sep
18
Wed
Craft & Dine @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Craft & Dine @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults age 60 and older in basement meeting room. Enjoy lunch and fun conversation while working on your favorite craft. Bring a project from home or let us provide one. A $3.50 lunch donation to SeniorAge is encouraged. Offered in cooperation with SeniorAge Area Agency on Aging. Registration starts August 1; call 862-0135.

Brown Bag Travelogue @ Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library
Sep 18 @ 12:30 pm

For adults. Sit back, relax and explore a new place. You’re welcome to bring a sack lunch.

Sep
20
Fri
Western Film Friday @ Library Station
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Western Film Friday @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in the Santa Fe Room. Watch popular Westerns on the big screen at the library, popcorn provided. “Dances With Wolves,” rated PG-13.

Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station
Sep 20 @ 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.

Sep
22
Sun
Movies & Memories: Travel the World
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

For adults. Join us for an intergenerational multisensory experience for individuals with Alzheimer’s and dementia and their families and friends. Smell exotic spices, look at art from different cultures and enjoy clips of travel videos from all over the world. Representatives from the Alzheimer’s Association will share community resources as needed.

Sep
26
Thu
Book Discussion @ Library Station
Sep 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Book Discussion @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in the Santa Fe Room. Call 865-1340.

September: The Library Book,” by Susan Orlean.

October:  “The Invited” by Jennifer McMahon.

November: “Aug 9 – Fog” by Kathryn Scanlan.

Arts and Crafts Afternoons @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Sep 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Arts and Crafts Afternoons @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For grades 6-12 in the Teen Room. We’ll explore a new form of art or create a new craft each week. Materials will be provided.

Sep
27
Fri
Teen Friday Nights @ Library Station
Sep 27 @ 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.

Sep
28
Sat
Romancing the Station @ Library Station
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Romancing the Station @ Library Station | Springfield | Missouri | United States

The Library is partnering with the Ozarks Romance Authors to celebrate the romance genre and give readers the opportunity to hear and meet favorite authors.

Sessions from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. will feature a writing workshop, author talks, time to meet and socialize with multiple romance authors, and romance book recommendations from the people who know books – our librarians!

Registration details for the workshop will be announced later.