Midtown Neighborhood


Upcoming Events

Nov
21
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Nov 21 @ 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!
Nov
28
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Nov 28 @ 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!
Dec
1
Fri
Midtown’s 26th Annual Victorian Christmas Homes Tour @ Drury Diversity Center at historic Washington Avenue Baptist Church
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Step back in time and stroll through some of Springfield’s finest historic homes all dressed for the holidays!  Encounter Midtown residents dressed in period Victorian clothing and get decorating ideas. We have a very exciting variety with five homes, the historic Eurasia Coffee & Tea building on Commercial and Sacred Heart Church all built during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. 

What: Midtown’s 26th Annual Victorian Christmas Homes Tour with five homes, historic Central High School and historic Sacred Heart Church with a crafts fair. 

Where: Drury Diversity Center in the historic Washington Avenue Baptist Church (corner of Drury Lane & Bob Barker Blvd., built in 1885). Shuttles will be available from the Diversity Center to all stops. 

When: Friday, December 1, 5pm to 9pm & Saturday, December 2, 12 noon to 5pm. 

Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Tickets on sale Nov 27-Dec 1 (4pm), at the following locations: Maschino’s, Enterprise Lanes, Sunshine Lanes and Midtown Pharmacy (811 E. Division St). Tickets will be available during the tour at Drury Diversity Center and Sacred Heart Church.

Craft Fair: Visit the 12th annual Sacred Heart Church Craft Sale (1609 N. Summit, 417- 869-3646, built in 1882), Friday evening December 1 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm & Saturday December 2 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. See many local crafters with great Christmas gift ideas!

Parking: Please park in the lot adjacent to the Drury Diversity Center or in the lot directly across the street. We do not recommend street parking, traffic may become a little congested.

This event occurs within the Midtown Historic District which is Springfield’s largest nationally recognized historic district and is sponsored by the Midtown Neighborhood Association.

Contact Midtown at midtown.sgf@gmail.com  or 417-496-8539

Dec
2
Sat
Midtown’s 26th Annual Victorian Christmas Homes Tour @ Drury Diversity Center at historic Washington Avenue Baptist Church
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Step back in time and stroll through some of Springfield’s finest historic homes all dressed for the holidays!  Encounter Midtown residents dressed in period Victorian clothing and get decorating ideas. We have a very exciting variety with five homes, the historic Eurasia Coffee & Tea building on Commercial and Sacred Heart Church all built during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. 

What: Midtown’s 26th Annual Victorian Christmas Homes Tour with five homes, historic Central High School and historic Sacred Heart Church with a crafts fair. 

Where: Drury Diversity Center in the historic Washington Avenue Baptist Church (corner of Drury Lane & Bob Barker Blvd., built in 1885). Shuttles will be available from the Diversity Center to all stops. 

When: Friday, December 1, 5pm to 9pm & Saturday, December 2, 12 noon to 5pm. 

Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Tickets on sale Nov 27-Dec 1 (4pm), at the following locations: Maschino’s, Enterprise Lanes, Sunshine Lanes and Midtown Pharmacy (811 E. Division St). Tickets will be available during the tour at Drury Diversity Center and Sacred Heart Church.

Craft Fair: Visit the 12th annual Sacred Heart Church Craft Sale (1609 N. Summit, 417- 869-3646, built in 1882), Friday evening December 1 from 5:00 to 9:00 pm & Saturday December 2 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. See many local crafters with great Christmas gift ideas!

Parking: Please park in the lot adjacent to the Drury Diversity Center or in the lot directly across the street. We do not recommend street parking, traffic may become a little congested.

This event occurs within the Midtown Historic District which is Springfield’s largest nationally recognized historic district and is sponsored by the Midtown Neighborhood Association.

Contact Midtown at midtown.sgf@gmail.com  or 417-496-8539

Dec
5
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Dec 5 @ 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!
Dec
12
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Dec 12 @ 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!
Midtown Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Urban Neighborhood Alliance (on Cox North parking lot)
Dec 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Midtown Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Urban Neighborhood Alliance (on Cox North parking lot) | Springfield | Missouri | United States

A note about the meeting location: The Urban Neighborhood Alliance (UNA) building is the small white building on the southwest corner of Benton and Division, at the edge of the Cox North Hospital parking lot. The community garden sits right behind the UNA building.

Dec
19
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Dec 19 @ 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!
Dec
26
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Dec 26 @ 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!
Jan
2
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Jan 2 @ 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!