Movies at Founders Park continue this weekend. “Astro Boy” will be shown tonight (8/6) and “The Blind Side” tomorrow night (8/7) at dusk. Free tickets are available in advance at the Chesterfield and Doling Family Centers, Mediacom Ice Park, the Busch Municipal Building and Mediacom offices.
The Community Blood Center of the Ozarks will host the Bloody Battle of the Bands today (8/6) from 3 to 9 pm at the Shrine Mosque. Participants will vote for their favorite band by giving blood for their favorite group. For more information, www.cbco.org.
Community Partnership will hold a garage sale today (8/6) from 3 to 9 pm and tomorrow (8/7) from 7 to 4 at its office, 330 N. Jefferson.
Rutledge-Wilson Farm Park will hold a Fun Family Fishing Night tonight (8/6) from 6 to 9. The cost is $5 per person. For more information, 837-5949.
The Ozarks United Way Kick Off at People’s Park in West Plains will include a picnic, live music, a jump house and more. It’s tonight (8/6) from 6 to 9 in People’s Park.
The Wilson’s Creek Farmers’ Market opens at 4:30 this afternoon (5/28) and is open every Friday at First Baptist Church of Battlefield at FF and Weaver Rd.
The Greater Springfield Farmers’ Market opens tomorrow morning (5/29) at 8:30 in the southeast corner of the Battlefield Mall parking lot.
The C-Street Farmer’s Market is open tomorrow (6/19) from 9 am to 2 pm near the Jefferson Avenue Footbridge on Historic Commercial Street. For details, www.itsalldowntown.com.
The 42nd annual Albert E. Brumley Gospel Sing continues today and tomorrow (8/6-8/7) at the Cowan Civic Center in Lebanon. For more information, www.brumleymusic.com or 1-800-435-3725.
The Nighthawk Express Bluegrass Show is tomorrow night (8/7) at 6:30 at Firefighters’ Local 152 in Springfield at 2350 N. Clifton. Featured bands include The Bakers, Ripplin’ Creek Bluegrass, Old Wire Road and Nighthawk Express. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted.
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board will host the Kidathalon tomorrow (8/7) at Meador Park for kids 5 to 14-years-old. For more information, www.parkboard.org.
Women are invited to learn archery basics tomorrow morning (8/7) at 8:30 at the Andy Dalton Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center. For more information or to register, 742-4361.