A spring craft sale to benefit Children’s Miracle Network is today (3/26) until 4 in the main lobby of Cox South.
Any student interested in getting to know Missouri State University’s international students is invited to the first meeting of “English Corner” today (3/26) from 4:30 to 6:30 at Missouri State’s International Center in the John D. Morris Building at Jefferson and McDaniel.
Missouri State University’s Theatre and Dance Dept. presents the Spring Dance Concert “Fault Lines” tonight and tomorrow night (3/26 & 3/27) at 7:30 and Sunday afternoon (3/28) at 2:30 in Coger Theatre. For tickets, 836-7678.
An indoor garage sale continues until 5 today and will also be held tomorrow (3/26 & 3/27) at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2852 S. Dayton.
A dance is held each Friday night at 7 at the West Plains Senior Center. Admission is $4 and all ages are welcome.
The Interior Design Student Showcase is today (3/26) from 4 to 7 in Missouri State University’s Plaster Student Union West Ballroom. See projects done by senior MSU Design students.
The Missouri State Baseball Bears will face Evansville tonight (3/26) at 6:30, tomorrow (3/27) at 2 and Sunday (3/28) at 1 at Hammons Field. For tickets, 836-7678.
The Park Central Branch Library’s Animated Film Series for adults continues tonight (3/26) at 7 with the showing of the film “Up.” For details, 831-1342.
Kids 3 to 6-years-old are invited to the Little Acorns program “Spring Peepers” today (3/26) at 11 or 1:30 at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center. To register, 888-4237.
Adults are invited to the program “GPS for Beginners” tomorrow morning (3/27) from 9 to noon at the Nature Center. Registration is required.
The 7th annual Cherry Blossom Kite Festival is tomorrow (3/27) from 11 to 3 at the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic. Admission is free. Take your own kite. There will be Japanese snack food items for sale. For more information, 864-1191.
The 20th Annual Eureka Springs Kite Festival is tomorrow (3/27) from 10 to 4 on the grounds in front of the Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, 7 miles south of Eureka Springs on Highway 23. Admission is free. Take chairs, blankets and kites. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. For more information, http://www.kaleidokites.tripod.com.
The Frisco High Line Run for Scouting is tomorrow (3/27) starting at the Courtyard by Marriott, 3527 W. Kearney. The half-marathon will start at 8, the 5K at 8:30 and the 1K at 9. Registration tomorrow begins at 6:30 or you can preregister. For more information, 881-5529 or visit http://www.active.com.
Nixa’s School Health Advisory Committee will host a 5K Family Fun Run tomorrow (3/27) at Nixa High School starting at 8. Registration is from 7 to 7:45 at the football stadium. There is no cost to participate.
Missouri State University’s African Students United present “A Night in Africa” tomorrow night (3/27) at 6 in the Plaster Student Union West Ballroom. Experience the richness and diversity of Africa thru this extravaganza of authentic African food, fashion, music, poetry and dance. Admission is $7. To learn more, 314-565-7279.
A free workshop tomorrow (3/27) is designed to help immigrants with a residency visa or Green Card better understand the citizenship process. The workshop will start at 10 at the Pathways/La Trinidad Methodist Church, 1232 Dale St. For more information or to make an appointment, 865-0608.
Master Gardeners of Greene County will host an “Off and Growing” program for beginning gardeners tomorrow (3/27) from 8:30 to 2 at St. John’s C.H. O’Reilly Cancer Center, 2055 S. Fremont. To register, 862-9284.
The Greater Ozarks Audubon Society invites you to go on a birdwatching trip to prairie lands in Barton and Dade Counties tomorrow (3/27). Meet at 5 am in the northwest corner of the Walmart parking lot at West Bypass and Sunshine. For more information, call Charley Burwick at 860-9505.
The Trading Hands Kids Sale is today and tomorrow (3/26 & 3/27) at the E-Plex at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds. For more information, http://www.tradinghands.net.
Folk musician Cindy Woolf will present a concert tomorrow night (3/27) at 8 at the Gillioz Theatre. Tickets are $6, and you can purchase them at the door.
The Springfield-Greene County Park Board will host an Easter Egg Hunt tomorrow (3/27) at 1 at Doling Park for kids 2 to 9-years-old. Besides the egg hunt, there will be games, inflatables and coloring stations from noon to 2.
Those with low to moderate incomes, non-English speakers and the elderly can get free tax help tomorrow (3/27) from 10 to 2 at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library. For more information, 862-0135.
Drury University students will offer free tax preparation tomorrow (3/27) from 10 to 3 at the Breech School of Business Administration at the corner of Central and Drury Lane. Another session will be held Sunday (3/28) from 1 to 5 at Deliverance Temple, 2101 W. Chestnut Expressway. To learn more, 873-7522.
The Ozark House Concert Series presents new music from Beyond Reach, featuring original Ozark Mountain Daredevil members Larry Lee and Randle Chowning. Also featured will be David Wilson and Ned-the-Band Wilkinson. That’s tomorrow night (3/27) at 7:30 in Clara Thompson Hall on the Drury campus. Doors open at 6:30. Admission is $10. Children 12 and under get in free.
Boat tours of Sequiota Park’s Fisher Cave will be offered to anyone 6 and up tomorrow and Sunday (3/27 & 3/28). The cost is $5 per person. For more information, 833-8647.
The Christian County Library is offering free monthly writing workshops for kids in fifth thru 8th grade. The first workshop is tomorrow (3/27) from 10 to 11:30. Take a notebook and pen or pencil. To register, 581-2432.
The Springfield Conservation Nature Center will show the conservation video “Missouri’s Tallgrass Prairies: An American Original” Sunday afternoon (3/28) at 2.