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    Springfield Lasers pro tennis team drafts No. 1 American Jack Sock

    Kansas City-based 2016 Olympian to play at Cooper Tennis Complex this summer Read on...
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    Springfield Botanical Gardens receive accreditation through ArbNet

    Park now one of 159 ArbNet accredited arboretums in the world Read on...

Upcoming Events

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  1. Sat Apr. 1

    Easter at the Farm Join us for a day of family-oriented activities celebrating spring, including arts and crafts, inflatables, pony rides, yard games and the Easter Bunny.
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  2. Sat Apr. 8

    National Zoo Lovers Day & Enrichment EGGstravaganza Celebrate all zoos do, and watch the zoo’s animals “hunt” when zookeepers hide papier-mâché eggs filled with treats or use other egg-themed enrichment items.
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  3. Sat Apr. 22

    Party for the Planet Celebrate Earth Day at Dickerson Park Zoo with hands-on conservation learning stations and zookeeper chats. Activities free with paid zoo admission.
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