Weekend Outlook

Anne Valente

The Moon City Press Reading Series will present author, Anne Valente, tonight (1/26) at 7 in the Plaster Student Union Theater.  Admission is free.  Click here for details.

Dr. Chris Barnhart, biology professor at Missouri State University, will discuss natural history highlights of New Zealand today (1/26) at 4 in Temple Hall, Room 003. 

Missouri State University

MSU Lady Bears Basketball will host Valparaiso tonight (1/19) at 7:05 at JQH Arena.  For ticket information, (417) 836-7678 or missouristatetix.com.

The Ozark Mountain Music Festival, a celebration of Indie/Folk music, continues through Sunday (1/21) in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.  For a schedule and ticket information, click here.

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An Owl Prowl and Evening Stroll will be held tonight (1/12) from 6 to 9 at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center.  Dickerson Park Zoo will offer two indoor programs at 6:30 and 7:30, and the trails will be open and patrolled, so take a flashlight and dress for the weather.  To learn more, (417) 888-4237 or click here.

George Washington Carver National Monument

The program, “Honoring our Past and Building our Future:  Remembering George Washington Carver,” will start at 11 a.m. today, tomorrow and Sunday (1/5-1/7) at George Washington Carver National Monument, 5646 Carver Rd. in Diamond, MO. 

First Friday Art Walk is tonight (1/5) from 6 to 10 in downtown Springfield. 


Windows at the Fox, a holiday window display, continues through January 20 at the History Museum on the Square.  The exhibit, Birthplace of Route 66:  Memories of the Mother Road, continues through March 10.