April 25, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Spring Into Summer Event This Weekend

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board will host a “Spring into Summer” event from 1 – 4 p.m., Saturday, April 30 at Historic Doling Park Museum’s courtyard, 301 E. Talmage St.

The event will provide an opportunity to visit with Park Board staff and other community organizations about upcoming free or low-cost programming and events. The Doling Museum will be open throughout the event for self-guided tours. Gospel music performances are scheduled from 2 – 3 p.m. by The Miller Family and The Church Family.

Yard games such as Baggo bean bag toss and a kid-version of horseshoes will be provided for the children. Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair for this outdoor activity. This event is free to the public and concessions will be provided for purchase. Call 417-837-5808 for weather cancellation information.

For more information, media contact: Peggy Mahan, Museum Curator, 417-837-5808.