Weekend Outlook April 14-16, 2017

Apr 14, 2017

MSU Softball
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The MSU softball team will host Evansville today (4/14) at noon and 2 and tomorrow (4/15) at 11 at Killian Stadium in Springfield.  For ticket information, missouristatetix.com or 836-7678.

Springfield Little Theatre presents “Jesus Christ Superstar” through April 15 at the Landers Theatre.  

Kids six and younger are invited to the “Egg-cellent Storytime” this morning (4/14) at 10 at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.  

The exhibit, “From Home to Over There:  Greene County in the Great War,” is at the History Museum on the Square in Springfield through July 7.  

The Friends of the Christian County Library Spring Book Sale continues today (4/14) from noon to 5 and tomorrow (4/15) from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Christian County Library in Ozark.  

An Ozarks Travelogue starts at 7 tonight (4/14) at the Library Center.  Take a snack and learn about ideas for day and weekend trips in the Ozarks. And take a photographic tour of southeast Missouri. 

A co-ed volleyball tournament, hosted by Willard DECA, to support MDA, is from 4:30 to 11:30 p.m. today (4/14) at the Willard High School Gym.  For details, (417) 742-3524, ext. 3201.

The Springfield-Greene County Library will present the One Read event for adults tomorrow (4/15). See the film, A Farewell to Arms, at 1 at the Moxie Cinema, 305 S. Campbell.  

See the 1945 film, “The Lost Weekend,” tomorrow (4/15) at 2 at the Library Center.  

The 30th UFO Conference continues through Sunday (4/16) at the Best Western Inn of the Ozarks Convention Center in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  

The Christian County Master Gardeners will host their spring seminar tomorrow (4/15).  Workshops will include “Heirlooms, Hybrids and GMO” and “Water Conservation for the Gardener.”  To sign up for the free event, (417) 581-3558.

The Springfield Conservation Nature Center will offer a free caving program for adults tomorrow (4/15). To register, (417) 888-4237.

Hairy’s 9th Annual 5K Run for Clean Water will start tomorrow morning (4/15) at 7 at Atchley Park in Lebanon.  

The Missouri Department of Conservation will present “Discover Nature—Fishing:  Getting into the Weeds” tomorrow morning (4/15) from 9 to noon at Valley Water Mill Lake in Springfield.  To register, (417) 895-6880.

GYN Cancer Alliance will host the Go Girl Run Half Marathon and 5K tomorrow (4/15) at Park Central Square.  For more information, 

Get into Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield free during Fee Free Days tomorrow and Sunday (4/15-4/16).  For more information, (417) 732-2662.

The Ozark Whittlers & Woodcarvers members will demonstrate carving techniques tomorrow (4/15) from 1 to 4 at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center.  For details, 888-4237.

Celebrate National Junior Ranger Day tomorrow (4/15) from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at George Washington Carver National Monument in Diamond.  Kids will learn all about being a park ranger while making arts and crafts, taking a tour and playing games.  

The Traditional Dance and Music Society will hold a Contradance tomorrow night (4/15) from 7 to 10:30 at the Northview Senior Center.  

The 7th annual Egg-Stravaganza is tomorrow (4/15) from 8 to noon at Mills Center, 650 Mills Drive, in Lebanon.  

James River Assembly will host an Easter Egg Hunt Sunday (4/16) from 9 to noon at three locations.  For a schedule, click here.

High Street Baptist will host a Helicopter Egg Drop Sunday (4/16) at the church, 900 N. Eastgate, in Springfield.  For a schedule, click here.