Neighborhood Events

Tai Chi

Learn Yang Style Tai Chi from Shifu, M. Dee Ogilvy, who began practicing Tai Chi 25 years ago at Duke University. Find out more at

Age: All ages
Date: Jan. 3-May 23
Time:  Tuesdays 6-7 p.m.
Thursdays 8:30-9:30 a.m.

Fee: Free, Donations appreciated
Location: Tuesday: Midtown Carnegie Branch Library
Thursday: The Library Station

Camping Basics 101

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board brings nature inside with this interactive series including games, activities, and much more. (Supplies provided for the classes) Two locations to choose from, Tom Watkins Center and Doling Family Center.  For more information, call 417-833-8647.

Paper Registration
Online Registration

Age: All ages
Location: Tom Watkins Center Doling Family Center
March 21 March 22
March 28 March 29
April 4 April 5
April 11 April 12
April 18 April 19
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Fee: $16/per 5 week series

Grant Beach Soccer

Play soccer in the Grant Beach neighborhood! Registration deadline is March 11 to avoid late fees.  Interested in volunteering?  Grant Beach Soccer needs volunteer coaches and referees. Coach/Referee Clinic - March 11 at Lake Country Soccer 9a.m.-Noon. Coaches Certification - March 21 at Lake Country Soccer 6-9 p.m. For more information, contact Hovey House at 417-942-2456.

Age: 3-11 yrs.
Date: April -May 13
Fee: $15 per child
$5 Late fee March 12 and after