Events

Oct
20
Sat
Art in Our City: Zone 3 @ Springfield Art Museum
Oct 20 2018 – Mar 17 2019 all-day
Art in Our City: Zone 3 @ Springfield Art Museum | Springfield | Missouri | United States

This special exhibition highlights local artists and the character of Springfield’s unique neighborhoods. In 2018, work from 17 artists representing 8 neighborhoods in City Council Zones 2 and 3 will rotate into Avant Art, the Museum’s new flexible, social gallery that combines art, retail and limited beverage and snack service.

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
Feb
19
Tue
Making Sense of Money Basic Budgeting Series @ Location details provided when you register.
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Free interactive budgeting class to learn how to manage your money, instead of your money managing you.

Dinner at 6 p.m. Class: 6:30-8 p.m.

Feb
23
Sat
Daddy Daughter Dance @ Northview Center
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

daddy-daughter-dance

Girls, bring your dad, step-dad, grandpa, uncle, or special guy out for a night you’ll always remember. This year’s theme is “Girls Just Want to Have Fun.” Enjoy a catered dinner, music, dancing, and a photograph with your special guest. Event held in the Northview Center Ballroom, adjacent to Doling Family Center.

Tickets go on sale Jan. 16 at all family centers. Register by Feb. 20. Space is limited. Fee: $40/couple, $15/each additional girl

 

Feb
26
Tue
Making Sense of Money Basic Budgeting Series @ Location details provided when you register.
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Free interactive budgeting class to learn how to manage your money, instead of your money managing you.

Dinner at 6 p.m. Class: 6:30-8 p.m.

Mar
10
Sun
Neighborhood Advisory Council Candidate Forum @ Immaculate Conception
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Open to all persons running for City Council and/or mayor in the April 2019 election. Candidates should contact Dee Ogilvy at ogilvydee@gmail.com.

Mar
17
Sun
Neighborhood Advisory Council Candidate Forum @ Drury University Findlay Student Center
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Open to all persons running for City Council and/or mayor in the April 2019 election. Candidates should contact Dee Ogilvy at ogilvydee@gmail.com.

Mar
23
Sat
Midtown Neighborhood Cleanup @ Cox North Parking Lot
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Residents and/or property owners in the Midtown neighborhood are invited to participate in the spring neighborhood cleanup. The City and the neighborhood association encourages residents to take advantage of this free and convenient opportunity to dispose of trash, brush, metal and leaves. Residents are encouraged to address overgrown fence rows, backyards and alleys adjacent to your property by mowing, cutting down, trimming and disposing of all brush and related debris.

Each year, neighborhood clean-ups serve approximately 900 households and remove over 175 tons of bulk waste (furniture, mattresses, etc.) and brush from Springfield neighborhoods. The cleanups take place outside, rain or shine. Items accepted are trash, brush, leaves and metal. Curbside pickup is available, however fees may apply.

Need to arrange a curbside pickup? Contact Brian Shipman at 417-880-2855.

Apr
4
Thu
Making Sense of Money Basic Budgeting Series @ Location details provided when you register.
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Free interactive budgeting class to learn how to manage your money, instead of your money managing you.

Breakfast at 9 a.m. Class: 9:30-11:30 a.m.  

Apr
6
Sat
Tom Watkins Neighborhood Cleanup @ Williams Elementary
Apr 6 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Residents and/or property owners in the Tom Watkins neighborhood are invited to participate in the fall neighborhood cleanup. The City and the neighborhood association encourages residents to take advantage of this free and convenient opportunity to dispose of trash, brush and metal.

Residents are encouraged to address overgrown fence rows, backyards and alleys adjacent to your property by mowing, cutting down, trimming and disposing of all brush and related debris.

Each year, neighborhood clean-ups serve approximately 900 households and remove over 175 tons of bulk waste (furniture, mattresses, etc.) and brush from Springfield neighborhoods. The cleanups take place outside, rain or shine. Curbside pickup is available, but fees may apply.

Need to schedule a curbside pickup? Contact Marty Mowery at 417-864-7239.

Apr
7
Sun
Southeast Neighborhoods Kickball Tournament @ Meador Park
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm