Outlook for the weekend of November 4-6, 2022


Children 36 months and under are invited to run for reading for toddler story time Friday morning (11/4) at 10 a.m. at the library station.

The Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center in Joplin invites children to learn about bison during the Little Acorns, Bison Stampede program on Friday mornings (11/4) at 10:30 a.m. Registration is mandatory.

Run to Read Story Time, for children six and under, will begin Friday morning (11/4) at 11:15 a.m. at the Library Station.

The 38th annual Bear Bash, a competitive handball tournament, hosted by the MSU handball team, will be held Friday and Saturday (4/11-5/11) at Plaster Stadium.

The Adult Open Lab will take place on Friday afternoon (11/4) from 1-5pm. Drop by the Computer Training Center to hone your office skills.

Friday (4/11) is the 100th anniversary of the discovery of King Tut’s tomb, and Missouri State University is celebrating with a keynote speaker. Dr. Kathleen Sheppard, professor at Missouri S&T, will present the lecture “Tea with King Tutankhamun at the Winter Palace Hotel,” Friday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. in Strong Hall, Room 401.

Children in grades six through 12 are invited to “Matlida” Interactive Movie Night on Friday (4/11) from 4-6 p.m. at the Ash Grove Branch Library.

The Moxie Cinema will screen the film, “The Banshees of Inisherin,” Friday (11/4) at 4:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 9 p.m., Saturday (11/5) at 3:30 p.m., 5:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. . and Sunday (11/6) at noon and 3:30 p.m.

The first Friday Art Walk will take place on Friday evening (11/4) from 5-10 at multiple locations in downtown Springfield.

The Moxie Cinema will screen the movie “TAR” Friday (4/11) at 5 p.m., Saturday (5/11) at 1 and 4:15 p.m. and Sunday (6/11) at 2:15 p.m.

Missouri State University International Programs will host Tour of the Globe Friday evening (4/11) from 5:30-8:30 a.m. at the Jim D. Morris Center, 301 S. Jefferson in Springfield. Meet international students from all over the world and learn about the music, food and dance of other cultures.

The Missouri State University women’s volleyball team will host Evansville Friday night (4/11) at 6 p.m. at the Hammons Student Center.

Teen Night, for children in grades 6-12, will take place on Friday evening (11/4) at 6 p.m. at the Library Station.

The GLO Center, 518 Commercial E. in Springfield, will host Game Night Friday night (4/11) from 6-9.

The Springfield Street Choir will perform an end-of-season concert Friday night (4/11) at 6:30 p.m. at 425 W. Walnut in Springfield. Group donations will be accepted.

The Blue Room Comedy Club features comedian Caroline Rhea Friday and Saturday nights (4/11-5/11) at 6:30 and 9:30 p.m.

Springfield Little Theater presents “Vampire Funeral” Friday and Saturday nights (4/11-5/11) at 7 p.m. at the Judith Enyeart Reynolds School of the Performing Arts.

The Missouri State University Ice Hockey Bears host the University of Colorado Friday night (4/11) at 7 and Saturday night (5/11) at 6 at Jordan Valley Ice Park.

The Springfield Contemporary Theater presents “Roe” Friday and Saturday nights (4/11-5/11) at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday (6/11) at 2 p.m. The piece is a look at the 1973 Supreme Court case and reveals the personal journeys of attorney Sarah Weddington and plaintiff Norma McCorvey.

The Moxie Cinema will present the film “Triangle of Sadness”, Friday evening (11/4) at 8:15 p.m., Saturday (11/5) at 12:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday (11/6) at 12:15 p.m. :30.

Volunteers are needed for the annual Bennett Spring Stream Team #5462 cleanup at Bennett Spring State Park Saturday (5/11).

The Springfield Conservation Nature Center will host Discover Nature: Trail Trivia on Saturday (11/5) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visitors will be able to participate in Trail Trivia. mdc-

The Willard Veterans Day Parade will begin Saturday morning (11/5) at 11 a.m. The day will also include a flag removal ceremony and a Veterans Day celebration at Jackson Street Park.

Children ages 12-17 are invited to Conservation Teens Saturday (11/5). The group will go hiking in the national forest of Busiek. Registration is mandatory.

Grasslands State Park in Mindenmines will host the Guided Bison Saunter Saturday (5/11) at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Registration is mandatory.

The Moxie Cinema invites children aged two to six to Moxie Mornings on Saturday mornings (11/5) at 10. Watch a short film and participate in hands-on activities.

The Shoal Creek Conservation Nature Center in Joplin will host Discover Nature: Bison Discovery Table on Saturday (11/5) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop to learn more about bison.

Rescue One will be hosting a meet and greet event Saturday (5/11) from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 1927 E. Bennett in Springfield.

Families with children in kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to join naturalists and library staff for guided nature walks through Brookline Park on Saturday mornings (11/5) at 10:30 a.m. Registration is mandatory.

Adults are invited to Craft and Tell Saturday morning (5/11) at 10:30 a.m. at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library. Spend an hour working on your own craft project and chatting with other crafters.

Run to Read Story Time for children ages three to six will be held Saturday morning (11/5) at 10:30 a.m. at the Park Central Branch Library.

The Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site in Ash Grove will host the Iron Riders 125th Anniversary Commemoration Event on Saturday (5/11) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Events include a recreation of the encampment, booths from local community organizations, exhibits about the soldiers and the ride as well as a model bike and a replica of the soldiers’ uniform.

Springfield Sertoma will host Wingapalooza ’22 on Saturday (11/5) from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Springfield Expo Center. The event includes wing tastings, shows, concessions, a wing-eating contest, a silent auction and more.

George Washington Carver National Monument will present the program, African American Trailblazers, Saturday and Sunday (5/11-6/11) at 1. Discover the Contributions of African American Trailblazers.

The American Indian Center of Springfield and its partners will present the Honoring our Veterans Pow Wow Saturday afternoon (5/11) at 2 p.m. at Greenwood Laboratory School, 1124 E. Harrison in Springfield. Take chairs.

The Library Station invites adults to the exchange of recipes and cookbooks on Saturday afternoon (11/5) at 2 p.m.

Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield will host the Memorial Luminary Tour Saturday (5/11) at 5 p.m. on Tour Road. The tour of luminaries honors veterans.

The Missouri State University volleyball team will host Indiana State on Saturday (5/11) at 5 p.m. at the Hammons Student Center. It’s the night of the $1 ticket.

The Downtown Springfield Kiwanis Club will host Kiwanis Trivia Night Saturday night (5/11) at 5:30 p.m. at the Bill Rowe Indoor Training Facility at Hammons Field. Proceeds benefit projects for children and youth in Springfield.

The Chicago Staff Band and the Republic Community Band will perform a concert Saturday night (5/11) at 6 p.m. at Schweitzer Church, 2747 E. Sunshine in Springfield.

The Traditional Dance and Music Society will host a counter dance Saturday night (5/11) at King’s Way UMC, 2401 S. Lone Pine in Springfield. Learn the basics at 7am and the dancing starts at 7:30am. “%3Cancel%7D

The Missouri State University men’s basketball team will host Newman on Saturday night (5/11) at 7 a.m. at Great Southern Bank Arena.

The Springfield Symphony presents “Onscreen Relationships,” a pop concert, Saturday night (5/11) at 7:30 p.m. at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.

The Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library will host the LEGO Block Challenge on Sunday afternoon (11/6) at 2 for students in grades 6-12.

The Moxie Cinema is partnering with the Springfield-Greene County Library to show “The Biggest Little Farm” documentary, Saturday night (5/11) at 6 p.m.

The Moxie Cinema will screen the 1975 film, “Barry Lyndon”, as part of the Essentials film series on Sunday evening (11/6) at 5:30 p.m.

The history museum on the square will host the exhibition “Order!” to Sunday (11/6). The exhibit showcases the restaurants of Route 66.

The exhibition “Human Sciences, vol. 1,” will be at the Springfield Art Museum until November 13.

The Springfield Art Museum presents the exhibition “Humanities, Vol. 2”, until February 12.


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