You’re invited to meet Missouri State University’s international students during “The English Corner” today (5/7) from 4:30 to 6 at the John D. Morris Building at Jefferson and McDaniel.
The Beartones will present a concert tonight (5/7) at 7 in the Plaster Student Union Theatre. Admission is $3 for students and $5 for adults at the door.
The West Plains Public Library will hold a book sale today (5/7) from 9 to 6 and tomorrow (5/8) from 9 to 2.
The Missouri State baseball bears will take on Illinois State tonight (5/7) at 6:30, tomorrow afternoon (5/8) at 2 and Sunday (5/9) at 1 at Hammons Field. For tickets, 836-7678.
Adults are invited to Geezerfest tonight (5/7) at 7 on the Library Center Patio. Take lawn chairs and listen to Geezer play songs from the 60s, 70s and 80s.
Whad’Ya Know is coming live to the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts tomorrow morning (5/8) at 10, and you’re invited to be part of the live broadcast. For ticket information, 836-7678. Information is at ksmu.org.
The Midtown Carnegie Branch Library will host a Mother’s Day Tea Party tomorrow morning (5/8) at 11 for kids in preschool thru grade 5. Kids are invited to take their moms for a Mother’s Day story, tea and cookies, and they’ll make a gift for their moms. For more information, 862-0135.
Master Gardeners will hold their annual plant sale at West Plains City Park tomorrow morning (5/8) from 9 until all the plants are sold.
The ICON Computer Users’ Group will offer a 1-on-1 Help Desk tomorrow morning (5/8) at 11:30 at the Library Center.
The Springfield Conservation Nature Center invites moms and their kids 2 and under to “Babes in the Woods Celebrates Mothers” tomorrow morning (5/8) at 11. To register, 888-4237.
Learn more about digital photography during a program tomorrow afternoon (5/8) from 1 to 4 at the Nature Center. To register, 888-4237.
Adults are invited to the program “Florence, Italy: Art, Culture and Life” tomorrow afternoon (5/8) at 1:30. To register, 862-0135.
Listen to the Missouri State University Community Band during the Arts in the Park series at Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield tomorrow night (5/8) at 7. Take blankets and lawn chairs. Admission is free.
Learn the basics of archery tomorrow morning (5/8) at 8:30 at the Andy Dalton Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center. To register, 742-4361.
Clever Bands will host the 5th annual Car, Bike, Tractor Show tomorrow (5/8) from 8 to 3 at the new Clever High School. There will be a cake walk, food, bingo, silent auction, games and much more.
Learn about artifacts and fossils tomorrow afternoon (5/8) at 1 at the Giboney Cave Underground Classroom in Doling Park. For more information, 833-8647.
The 19th annual Kitchen 5K Fun Run and One Mile Walk with Mom is tomorrow (5/8) beginning at City Utilities’ main office, 301 E. Central. Preregistration is today (5/7) until 6 at City Utilities Training Center, 301 E. Central. For details, 831-8630.
A one mile fun run/walk, 5 mile trail run and a 5K to benefit The Summit Preparatory School is tomorrow morning (5/8) at 9 at Ritter Springs Park. Registration starts at 8. For more information, thesummitprep.org or 869-8077.
The March for Babies to benefit March of Dimes is tomorrow morning (5/8) at Jordan Valley Park. Registration is at 10, and the walk starts at 11. For more information, 889-9397 or marchforbabies.org.
The Greater Springfield Farmer’s Market is open tomorrow (5/8) beginning at 8:30 in the Battlefield Mall parking lot.
The Springfield Conservation Nature Center invites you to a Flint Knapping Demonstration, part of the Primitive Skills Series, Sunday afternoon (5/9) from 1 to 3. Stop by anytime. No registration needed.