Midtown Neighborhood


Upcoming Events

Apr
23
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Apr 23 @ 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!
Apr
25
Thu
Fix-it Fair @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Throw it away? No way! Give your household appliances, computers, bicycles or even clothes a new lease on life at the Fix-it Fair. Volunteer experts will be on hand, eager to assist you with your repairs. No registration required, but feel free to find out if a specific fixer will be on hand to assist with your item. A Fix-it Fair is a great way to reduce waste while learning a valuable repair skill. Presented in partnership with the Community Partnership of the Ozarks Tool Library.

Apr
27
Sat
Ask the Experts: Credit Repair @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Ask the Experts: Credit Repair @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Midtown Carnegie Branch Library upstairs meeting room. A poor credit history can stand between you and your dreams. Luckily, help is available! Get the skills you need to rebuild your credit at this free informational session. A banking expert will share advice and answer questions. Ask the Experts is an instructional series from the Making Sense of Money Financial Literacy Initiative, a program of Community Partnership of the Ozarks.

Apr
30
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Apr 30 @ 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!
May
2
Thu
British Literature Book Club @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary
May 2 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
British Literature Book Club @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary | Springfield | Missouri | United States

For adults in upstairs meeting room. Discuss books written by British authors. Tea and biscuits will be provided. “Murder on the Orient Express” by Agatha Christie. Call 862-0135.

Better Together: Family Storytime @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary
May 2 @ 4:00 pm
Better Together: Family Storytime @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Midtown Carnegie Branch Library Children’s Department. Bring your whole family for stories, book talks and activities. When families read together, kids learn important life lessons like kindness, empathy and caring for others, and strengthen their bonds with parents and siblings.

May
7
Tue
Tai Chi with Dee Ogilvy @ Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
May 7 @ 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!
May
10
Fri
Mommies & Grammies Storytime @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary
May 10 @ 10:00 am
Mommies & Grammies Storytime @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary | Springfield | Missouri | United States

Midtown Carnegie Branch Library Children’s Department, for infants-age 6. Moms and grandmas, bring your littles to this Mother’s Day-themed storytime that includes books about how we love our mommies and grandmas, and a special craft. Materials will be provided.

May
13
Mon
Midtown Neighborhood Association Meeting @ Urban Neighborhood Alliance (on Cox North parking lot)
May 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
May
14
Tue
Center City Book Club @ Midtown Carnegie Branch LIbrary
May 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.

April 9:  “Circe” by Madeline Miller.

May 14: “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” by David Grann.