Springfield Business Journal
or login to your SBJ.net account
Forgot your password or username?
  • Talk to SBJ
  • Events
  • Experts


"Select a day to show the events for that day below the heading "This week's events"
Title and navigation
Title and navigation
Move back 3 monthsMove back 1 month

August, 2016

Move forward 1 monthMove forward 3 months

August, 2016

Submit an Event...

This Week's Events

Cans for Coffee 2016 at 12:00 AM on 8/29/2016
Start Time: 8/29/2016 12:00:00 AM
Location: McDonald's of the Ozarks locations
Springfield, MO 65801
End Time: 9/25/2016 12:00:00 PM
Telephone: 4178653411
Email: ctemple@ozarksfoodharvest.org
Website: https://ozarksfoodharvest.org/events/cans-coffee-2016/
Donate a canned food item to any of the more than 60 participating McDonald’s of the Ozarks, Aug. 29–Set. 25, to receive a free McCafé beverage, including lattes, hot chocolate, McCafé coffee, mochas, iced coffee and pumpkin spice lattes. This is the ninth year McDonald’s of the Ozarks has collected food for Ozarks Food Harvest and pantries across southwest Missouri. Cans for Coffee occurs at McDonald’s stores in more than 40 communities across the Ozarks, including Aurora, Ava, Battlefield, Bolivar, Branson, Branson West, Buffalo, Cassville, El Dorado Springs, Forsyth, Hollister, Houston, Lebanon, Marshfield, Monett, Mountain Grove, Mountain View, Mt. Vernon, Nixa, Ozark, Republic, Rogersville, Salem, Seymour, Springfield, St. Robert, Strafford, Thayer, Waynesville, West Plains, Willard and Willow Springs.
Application Session at 2:00 PM on 7/6/2016
Start Time: 7/6/2016 2:00:00 PM
Location: 300 East Central Street
Springfield, MO 65802
End Time: 7/6/2016 5:00:00 PM
Telephone: 417-829-4001
Email: nancywilliams@habitatspringfieldmo.org
Website: habitatspringfieldmo.org
Come find out how to buy a home with a 0% interest loan! Habitat for Humanity of Springfield will hold an information session and take applications for its homeownership program. The program provides individuals or families currently living in Greene, Christian or Webster Counties the opportunity to build or renovate and then purchase an affordable home in partnership with Habitat. For eligibility criteria, please go to http://habitatspringfieldmo.org/own-a-habitat-home/criteria Please plan to spend 2-3 hours with us, and bring the following with you for each family member: Photo ID, Social Security card, copies of tax returns (2013 & 2014 or 2015 if already filed), copies of proof of income (i.e., W-2s and two months of pay stubs; SSI or SSDI documentation), and copies of monthly bills (phone, utilities, etc.), and lease agreement and rent receipts. Also bring contact information (name, address, phone & fax #s) for your bank(s), for current and previous employer(s), for current and previous landlord(s), and for one personal and two financial references. If you are not able to gather all the paperwork, come anyway! We will give you a list of materials to bring to us later. You can fill out the application, with our help, at the session. You must call our office at 417-829-4001, ext 105 to register. Please call – it’s the opportunity of a lifetime!
First Friday Art Walk Featured Artist Karla Bredding Trammell at 6:00 PM on 9/2/2016
Start Time: 9/2/2016 6:00:00 PM
Location: 400 W Walnut St
Springfield, MO 65802
End Time: 9/2/2016 10:00:00 PM
Telephone: (417) 862-9300
Email: Stephanie@SpringfieldArts.org
Website: www.freshgallery.org
At Fresh Gallery, we like to highlight our artists during the First Friday festivities. For September, it is our pleasure to feature Karla Breeding Trammell. Her month long exhibit is titled, “Beauty Often Missed.” Her works range from two-dimensional paintings and drawings to jewelry design. Her work has won Best of Show at various local and regional competitions and placed in top categories of various local and regional competitions. Please take the time to stop by during the Art Walk on September 2, 2016 from 6pm to 10pm and meet her. Breeding Trammell will host a reception for her new works during Second Saturday from 2pm until 4pm on September 10, 2016. Fresh Gallery is located at 400 W Walnut St in downtown Springfield. Call (417) 862-9300 for any questions, visit our website at www.freshgallery.org, or find us on Facebook.

Repticon Springfield Reptile & Exotic Animal Show at 10:00 AM on 9/3/2016
Start Time: 9/3/2016 10:00:00 AM
Location: 601 St. Louis Street
Springfield, MO 65806
End Time: 9/3/2016 5:00:00 PM
Telephone: 8632684273
Email: RepticonEvents@repticon.com
Website: http://www.repticon.com/springfield.html
Repticon Springfield is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone! Hours: Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Entry at 9:00am) Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm (No VIP Early Entry) Admission: Adults - $10, Children (5-12) - $5, Under 5 - Free Visit our website for special offers on 2-day and VIP tickets
© 2016 Springfield Business Journal, Springfield, Missouri. All Rights Reserved. To contact SBJ, call (417) 831-3238.