Here’s What Is Going on "In and Around Springfield, MO" March 9, 10, 11, 2012
There are many things to do this weekend for FREE and for a price!
Friday, March 9
Abou Ben Adhem Shrine Circus March 8 -18th Shrine Mosque, 601 St. Louis Street. March 9, 11am, 3:30 pm, and 7:30pm. March 10, 11:30am, 3:30pm, 6:30pm. March 11, 6:30pm. Advance tickets $15, $11 for ages 12 and younger. Gate $16 for adults, $12 for children. Reserved tickets, $20 adult, $15 child. Advance tickets go on sale at Price Cutter grocery store and the Shrine Mosque box office. General admission tickets and reserved tickets, available at the Shrine box office or www.metrotext.com or call 800-283-5949.
When the Night is Falling production at the Stain Glass Theatre at 1996 Evangel St., Ozark. Performance time is 7:30pm, Friday. 2:30pm Saturday through March 31. Tickets are $9 for adults, $5 for kids ages 12 and younger. 581-9192 email Office@sgtheatre.com
Nixa Live Band Dance starts at 7pm at Nixa Senior Center, 404 South Main St. Admission is $3. 725-2322.
The Reeds Spring R-IV School Foundation Fundraiser Pack Night at Dixie Stampede 6:30pm at the Dinner Theater Attraction. Ticket price includes a silent auction and show. Proceeds to benefit the Reeds Spring R-IV school foundation. Major league baseball All-Star Frank White, an eight time gold glove second baseman for the Kansas City Royals from 1973 to 1990, will address those in attendance. Tickets are $25 or $50. Tickets are available at Reeds Spring School offices or by contacting Jim Holt 272-8171
How to: Urban Farming Community Supported Agriculture at 7pm at Park Central Branch Library at 128 Park Central Sq. The Millsaps, operators of the Urban Roots Farm will discuss environmental and financially substantial farming within city limits. FREE 831-1342
Little Acorns and Ant Antics 11 to 11:45am or 1:30-2:15, at the Springfield, Conservation Nature Center, 4 601 S. Nature Center Way. Children ages 3 to 6. FREE, registration required 888-4237.
Saturday, March 10
Ozark Monthly Breakfast 7-9am at Ozark Senior Center 727 N. 9th St. cost four dollars to dollars for children
Little Acorns and Ant Antics 11-11:45am at the Springfield, Conservation Nature Center, 4601 S. Nature Center Way. Ages 3 to 6. FREE, registration required 888-4237
13th Annual Poke County Christian School Benefit Auction and Dinner 5pm, Bolivar First Assembly of God at 1320 S. Springfield Ave. in Bolivar. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. 777-2330
The Avett Brothers, at 8pm at O'Reilly Family Event Center St. located at University 900 North Bennett Ave. Tickets 29.75 to 3975 873-6389 www.greattickets.com
Kappa Delta Sorority Shamrockin the Roads 5K and 10K 8 am campus of Drury University at 900 North Bennett Ave. Proceeds benefit Isabel's House. Entry fee for the 5K is $15 and 10K is $20. Kid’s 1 mile run $10. http://drurykd.org email: firstname.lastname@example.org 404-775-6351
Robot Workshop 10 am to noon at the Discovery Center at 438 St. Louis Street. Both parent and child will work closely with Discovery Center staff to build a robot recommended for ages eight and up. Preregistration required and pre-payment required. Cost is $20 per member child/parent duo, plus robot cost of $25. For Non-members, $25 for child and the parent is $25 with $25 robot costs. 863-9910 or www.discoverycenter.org
Saturday Afternoon at the Movies. Watch the movie The Thin Man at 2 pm Library Center at 4653 South Campbell Ave. Enjoy a Saturday matinee with comic detective film based on writings of Dashiell Hammett. Popcorn will be provided FREE 882-0714
Springfield Symphony Time for …. the Marvelous Sounds of Massed Choirs 7:30 pm, Juanita K Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts at 525 John Q Hammons Parkway. Tickets are $15-$30. 836-7678 or 888-476-7849 www.HammonsHall.com
Sunday March 11
Chevelle with Middle-Class Rut and Janus, 8pm, Gillioz Theatre at 325 Park Central East. Tickets are $27 863-9491 or www.gillioztheater.com
Doc Severson and his Big Band 7:30pm, Juanita K. Hammons Hall of the Performing Arts, 525 John Q Hammons Parkway. Tickets are $25-$40 www.HammonsHall.com 836-7678 or 888-476-7849.
Sunday Concert Series : WHOgrass at 2pm at the Library Center at 4653 South Campbell Ave. Enjoy bluegrass by Buffalo-based WHOgrass featuring Russ Weeks, Chris Horn and Dan and Nikki O’Callaghan. FREE 882-0714
Queen City Roller Derby Care for a Pounding the co-ed bout to benefit care animal rescue 6-8pm at Springfield Skateland at 5163 S. Campbell. Care will have a space set up of cats and dogs that are looking for their forever homes. Bring a donation for the animals at Care, monetary or items and you will be entered into raffle to win prizes. Tickets are $8 in advance $10 at the door. Tickets are available at Springfield Skateland, Mojo Pies Hair Salon and Care Animal Rescue. 875-6565 or 881-8011. www.carerescue.org, or e-mail email@example.com
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***There is so much to do “In and Around Springfield, Mo.” The information shared in this blog is information obtained through a variety of sources, I recommend verifying price, and your event is still scheduled to take place. Make it a Weekend full of Memories with those you love while enjoying what is going on, “In and Around Springfield, MO.” March 9, 10, and 11 2012.