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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Springfield Lasers to play 26th season in November

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – The two-time World Champion Springfield Lasers are gearing up for their 26th season of World TeamTennis — but not this month, and not in Springfield.

Earlier this year, World TeamTennis (WTT) announced that in ord...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Timmons Hall hosts Negro Leagues Baseball Museum President Bob Kendrick, Sun., June 27

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board’s Timmons Hall hosts Bob Kendrick, President of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Sunday, June 27, 12:30-3:30 p.m., with Kendrick speaking at 2 p.m.

Kendrick gives a special pr...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Grant Beach, Silver Springs pools open the week of June 14

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SPRINGFIELD, MO —  With the recent addition of 11 new lifeguard hires, and another 11 in the hiring process, the Springfield-Greene County Park Board opens Grant Beach and Silver Springs outdoor pools the week of June 14. Fassnight and McGee-McGr...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Fassnight, McGee-McGregor pools open Saturday, May 29

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board opens Fassnight and McGee-McGregor outdoor pools for the summer season Saturday, May 29. Additional outdoor pool locations are expected to open in June.

Fassnight Pool, 1300 S. Campbell Ave., is op...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: May 20, 2021

World TeamTennis sets November dates for 2021 season

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INDIAN WELLS, Calif. – World TeamTennis will host its 2021 season at California’s Indian Wells Tennis Garden November 13-28. Five teams, including the Springfield Lasers, will participate in the league’s 46th season, contesti...

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Posted on: April 19, 2021

SilverSneakers classes resume Monday, April 19

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board is pleased to announce the return of the popular SilverSneakers program starting Monday, April 19, at Chesterfield, Dan Kinney and Doling family center locations.  

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: April 15, 2021

Bass Pro Shops donates 40 new kayaks to Park Board

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SPRINGFIELD, MO — The Springfield-Greene County Park Board celebrated the opening of boat rental season at Lake Springfield Park Thurs., April 15, with announcement of a major donation from Bass Pro Shops. 

Longtime Parks partner Bass Pr...

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Springfield-Greene County Park Board News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Park Board proposes doubling size of Sequiota Park

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Springfield-Greene County Park Board is proposing to add nearly 16 acres to historic Sequiota Park in southeast Springfield. 

During Tuesday’s Springfield City Council lunch meeting, Parks Director Bob Bel...

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Posted on: July 23, 2014

Park Board implements new photo policy

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board has implemented a new photography policy outlining how photographers and videographers may operate in public parks.

The new policy is designed to preserve public enjoyment of parks by ad...Read on...

Photo policy. Springfield-Greene County Park Board News