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Family Graphic Novel Book Club

‘Family Graphic Novel Book Club’ Jan. 18 at Library Center

Children in grades 2-3 are invited to attend Family Graphic Novel Book Club at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, in the Library Center Story Hour Room, 4653 S. Campbell Ave.

Kids and their favorite adults are invited to explore how art and story work together in graphic novels. A related activity and snack will be included. This month’s selection is “Peter and Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths” by Graham Annable.

For more information on this free program call 882-0714.

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The Library Center

Family Graphic Novel Book Club

‘Family Graphic Novel Book Club’ Dec. 14 at Library Center

Children in grades 2-3 are invited to attend Family Graphic Novel Book Club at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, in the Library Center Story Hour Room, 4653 S. Campbell Ave.

Kids and their favorite adults are invited to explore how art and story work together in graphic novels. This month’s selection is “Catwad” by Jim Benton. A related activity and snack will be included.

For more information on this free program call 882-0714.

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The Library Center

Art Exploration for Kids

‘Art Exploration!’ Nov. 9 at Library Station

Families with children of all ages are invited to attend Art Exploration! at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, in the Library Station Story Hour Room, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway.

Join us for a story and art making for the whole family! Work together to create a family masterpiece based on an art style from the featured picture book. Bring your creativity; materials will be provided. This month’s featured titles is “Yayoi Kusama: From Here to Infinity!” illustrated by Ellen Weinstein. Project: Polka Dot Party.

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The Library Station

Family Art Exploration at The Library Station

‘Art Exploration!’ Sept. 14 at Library Station

Families with children of all ages are invited to attend Art Exploration! at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, in the Library Station Story Hour Room, 2535 N. Kansas Expressway.

Join us for a story and art making for the whole family! Work together to create a family masterpiece based on an art style from the featured picture book. Bring your creativity; materials will be provided. This month’s story is “The Stuff of Stars” illustrated by Ekua Holmes. Project: Abstract Painting.

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The Library Station

Free Art Day at The Creamery

 

free art day

Warm up before the Downtown Springfield Christmas parade with crafts and cookie decorating! Art stations for kiddos of all ages. Parents, please join your child on this festive afternoon! The Parade starts at 2pm. 

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The Creamery Arts Center

Free Holiday Art Day

Holiday Free Art Day

Four creativity stations including cookie decorating, scarf making and gift bag stamping will be available for free before the annual downtown Christmas parade! These activities are family and child friendly! Come see us and enjoy being creative together during the Holiday Season! 

Special thanks to:
The Fabric Outlet
Insomnia Cookies

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The Creamery Arts Center

Disney's High School Musical, Jr.

It’s the first day after winter break at East High. The Jocks, Brainiacs, Thespians and Skater Dudes all find their cliques. Basketball team captain and resident jock, Troy, discovers that the brainy Gabriella, a girl he met singing karaoke on his ski trip, has just enrolled at East High. The couple causes an upheaval when they decide to audition for the high school musical. Although many students resent the threat posed to the “status quo,” Troy and Gabriella’s alliance might just open the door for others to shine as well.

August 4 & 5, 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm

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Springfield Little Theatre

Moxie Mornings

Moxie Mornings

Moxie Mornings: These hour-long kid-friendly events feature innovative short films and hands-on art-making for children ages 2-6. Admission is FREE and everyone is welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Summer

Sat. June 10 @ 10 a.m.

Sat. July 8 @ 10 a.m.

Sat. July 22 @ 10 a.m.

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Moxie Cinema

Moxie Mornings

Moxie Mornings

Moxie Mornings: These hour-long kid-friendly events feature innovative short films and hands-on art-making for children ages 2-6. Admission is FREE and everyone is welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Summer

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Moxie Cinema