Springfield hockey fans are invited to enjoy a hard-hitting game while supporting a good cause Friday night.
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Registration is now open for the Springfield-Greene County Park Board's spring and summer softball, baseball and flag football leagues. Numerous leagues are available for youth and adults, male, female and co-ed, including:
Spring Recre...Read more »
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has entered into agreement with City Utilities of Springfield to construct an elevated water tank at Chesterfield Park. In a related action, CU has entered into 50-year lease extensions with the Park Board for CU-o...Read more »
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Before you settle in next weekend to watch the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks in Super Bow...Read more »
US Paralympian Matt Stutzman visits Springfield today as a guest of the local Young Presidents’ Organization.
Stutzman, a member of the 2012 US Paralympic Archery Team, won a silver medal in the 2012 Paralympics. Stutzman was born without arms, and sh...Read more »
Eagle Days returns to Lake Springfield Park and the Springfield Conservation Nature Center Saturday, Jan. 17, and Sunday, Jan. 18, giving spectators the opportunity to learn more about eagles and other migratory birds on and around Lake Springfield during...Read on...
Girls age three years and older are invited to a special night with their daddy, stepdad, grandpa, uncle or special guy at the annual Daddy-Daughter Dance Friday, Feb. 20, 6-9 p.m. at the Northview Center Ballroom, adjacent to Doling Family Center, 301 E....Read more »
Garden enthusiasts are invited to get involved with the Springfield Botanical Gardens at a volunteer orientation Monday, Jan. 19, 12:30 p.m., on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center, 2400 S. Sceni...Read more »
Look for your free copy at any Park Board Family Center, the Botanical Center, Mediacom Ice Park, sports complexes or the Library Center, or read it online here.
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has lots of opportunities for kids and adults to get into the holiday spirit throughout December, including:
PGA Annual Golf Sale — The Park Board’s Rivercut, Horton Smith and Bill & Payne Stewart golf cours...Read more »
An estimated 7,600 runners and walkers took part in this morning’s 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, held at 8 a.m. in downtown Springfield.
The annual event is Springfield’s largest timed 5K race and the largest Thanksgiving Day 5K in Missouri, wi...Read more »
Turkey Trotters have until 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21 to take advantage of discount Early Bird registration. After that, prices increase and registrations are only accepted in person at the Springfield Expo Center, starting Wednesday, Nov. 26.
The 20th Ann...Read more »
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board unanimously approved a proposal to relocate Timmons Temple to Silver Springs Park this morning, Friday, Nov. 14, during the regularly scheduled board meeting.
Members of the Save Timmons Temple committee have w...Read more »
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s Cooper Tennis Complex hosts the US Slam Touchtennis tournament Saturday, Nov. 8, beginning at 11 a.m.
The annual event, played the last three years at Cooper Tennis Complex, is the only Touchtennis tournament ...Read more »
Turkey Trotters have until Friday, Nov. 21 to take advantage of discount Early Bird registration. After that, prices increase and registration is only accepted in person.
The 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk is held Thanksgiving Day, Thursday Nov. 2...Read more »
Thousands of junior high and high school athletes, as well as their coaches and families, are visiting Springfield this fall for championship tournaments.
The 39th Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Girls Softball Championship i...Read more »
Two special events highlight the final weekend of Fall Fest at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, Oct. 24-26.
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s Halloween-Fest takes place Saturday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; and Sunday, Oct. 26, noon-...Read more »
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photo...Read on...
Ozark Greenways invites trail enthusiasts to the 20th Anniversary of the Frisco Highline Trail Saturday, Oct. 11, 3:30-6:30 p.m., at the Willard Trailhead, 515 E. Jackson St., Willard, Mo.
The celebration will be held rain or shine, and includes a brie...Read more »
Brave a frightening walk through the woods tonight, and every Friday and Saturday night through Oct. 25, 6-10 p.m., at Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park, 3825 W. Farm Rd. 146, Springfield.
The Haunted Trail includes a hayride to the trail entrance, where coura...Read more »
Now that autumn has officially begun, Springfield’s favorite Thanksgiving tradition is just around the corner.
Early Bird Registration is now open for the 20th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, held at 8 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday Nov. 27, in downt...Read more »
Cooler May and June temperatures contributed to a small overall decrease in swimmers at Springfield-Greene County Park Board pools this summer.
Still, swimmers donated 10,023 lbs. of food to Ozarks Food Harvest through the summer-long Splash & Sizz...Read more »