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Masterpiece Art Studio at Willard Branch Library

‘Masterpiece Art Studio: Space Galaxy Painting’ June 27 at Willard Branch Library

Registration is underway for ‘tweens in grades 4-8 to attend Masterpiece Art Studio: Space Galaxy Painting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 27, at the Willard Branch Library, 304 E. Jackson St.

Create your own unique painting of the galaxy using paint and spray bottles. Materials will be provided; space is limited.

For more information on this free program or to register call 742-4258.

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Willard Branch Library

‘Pushing Back: From Circe to #MeToo’ March 26 at Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Adults are invited to attend Pushing Back: From Circe to #MeToo at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26, at the Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library, 2214 Brentwood Blvd.

The stories of Circe, Captain Marvel and the #MeToo movement all revolve around women speaking up and fighting back. Join Missouri State University professors Dr. Erin Kenny, Michael Frizell and Dr. Holly Holladay, as they connect centuries-old powerful female deities, modern American-made superheroines and current movements in the media for a stirring discussion of female power and where we go from here.

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Schweitzer Brentwood Branch Library

Mid-Town Concert Series: Candace L French Memorial Piano Concert

The Mid-Town Concert Series, a ministry of Central Christian Church, will present the fourth annual Candace L. French Memorial Piano Concert featuring Gregory Worthley on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Mr. Worthley is a junior piano performance major at Evangel University where he is a student of Dr.

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Central Christian Church

Art Exploration at The Library Station

‘Art Exploration’ Jan. 19 at Library Station

Families with children in grades K-6 are invited to attend Art Exploration at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, in the Library Station Story Hour Room, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway.

Come and create using your imagination and a range of artistic styles and mediums. This month’s theme is Pop Art and Printmaking. Materials will be provided.

For more information on this free program call 865-1340.

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The Library Station

Sunday Concert Series: The Shandies

Adults are invited to attend Sunday Sounds: The Shandies at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 28, in the Library Station Frisco Room, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway.

This female duo has a blend of unique musical backgrounds that makes for a distinctive and entertaining listening experience. They’ll play an eclectic mix of folk, pop, country and rock with an Ozarks twist! This program is sponsored by Friends of the Library.

For more information on this free program call 865-1340.

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The Library Station

The Music Studio's Fall Recital

Fall Recital

Enjoy The Music Studio's fall recital on Saturday, October 20th, held at The Creamery Arts Center. Performances will include voice, piano, art songs, and musical theatre. The event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

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The Creamery Arts Center

Spooky Symphony

The Springfield Symphony invites children of all ages and their families to join us for the 10th Annual Spooky Symphony, a free Halloween concert, on Monday, October 29 at 6:00 p.m. at the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.

The orchestra, all dressed in their Halloween costumes, will be led by Maestro Kyle Wiley Pickett, and will feature performances of Harry Potter, Pirates of the Caribbean, How to Train Your Dragon, and many more.

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Juanita K. Hammons Hall