Weekend Outlook March 10-12, 2017

Mar 10, 2017

Model Railroad
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The Ozarks Model Railroad Association’s 39th annual Spring Train Show will be held tomorrow (3/11) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Springfield Expo Center, 635 St. Louis St.  Admission is $7 for adults and free for kids under 12.

Peter Longley will present “A Photographic Journey through Ireland from Castles to Cottages, and Bogs to Bladderwrack” tonight (3/10) at 6 at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center at Nathanael Greene- Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic in Springfield.  Admission is free.

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 Edge Community Technology Center at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library in Springfield will hold “Self-Paced Tutorials” today (3/10) from 1 to 3 and tomorrow (3/11) from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for adults.  Choose what you want to learn and go at your own speed.  For more information, 837-5011 or thelibrary.org

Have an item that needs fixing?  You can take it to the Fix-it Fair tomorrow (3/11) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library.  Volunteer experts will be on hand to repair items from electronics to clothing.  You might want to call ahead of time to ensure someone who can fix your item will be there.  To learn more, 862-0135 or thelibrary.org

I Pour Life will host a volunteer day tomorrow (3/11) to turn their main Springfield building into a more welcoming place.  To find out more about helping, (417) 581-3607.

Eureka Springs, Arkansas will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade tomorrow afternoon (3/11) at 2.  It will start at upper Spring St. and proceed to Main St. 

Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center invites kids three to six-years-old to learn about rabbits during the program, “Bunny Hop,” tomorrow morning (3/11) at 10. There is a fee.  For more information, (417) 782-6287.

The program, “Encouraging the Next Generation,” will be held tomorrow (3/11) at 1 at George Washington Carver National Monument in Diamond. 

The Ozark Regional Lily Society’s 30th annual Bulb Sale is tomorrow (3/11) from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Springfield-Greene County Botanical Center at Nathanael Greene-Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic.  More than 900 bulbs will be for sale. 

The Moxie Cinema’s Moxie Morning’s continues tomorrow morning (3/11) at 10 for kids two to six-years-old.  There will be hands-on art making and a short film. 

The Ozark Genealogical Society will host a DNA Seminar tomorrow (3/11) from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Schweitzer United Methodist Church, 2747 E. Sunshine, in Springfield.  Registration is required.

The Moxie Cinema’s On Stage series will present “Amadeus” tomorrow (3/11) at noon and Sunday (3/12) at 4:30 at the Moxie, 305 S. Campbell in downtown Springfield. 

The Sunday Concert Series will continue Sunday (3/12) at 2 at the Library Center on S. Campbell in Springfield with Bluefield, performing traditional bluegrass to “grassed-up rock.”  Admission is free.