Park Central Branch Library

  • Address : 128 Park Central Square, Springfield, MO 65806
  • Phone : (417) 831-1342
  • Website : facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary
  • Hours of Operation : 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. M-Th and 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. F & Sat; Closed Sunday

Park Central Branch Library has a full evening of entertainment planned May 1. In addition to its featured exhibition, Sumi-e Japanese Painting and Prints by Allen Lee, the library presents the Japanese Children’s Day Celebration 5-7 p.m. for age 5 and older. Visitors can craft traditional carp kites –materials provided – and try samples of non-alcoholic amazake, a traditional drink made from fermented rice. At 6 p.m. enjoy Kizuna: Japan-America Friendship Group performing several traditional Japanese dances and conducting a kimono workshop. Also, don’t miss the First Friday Art Talk at 7 p.m. with Featured Artist Allen Lee discussing Samurai Swords of the 1500s and displaying pieces from his collection.

Park Central Branch Library

Park Central Branch Library has a full evening of entertainment planned May 1. In addition to its featured exhibition, Sumi-e Japanese Painting and Prints by Allen Lee, the library presents the Japanese Children’s Day Celebration 5-7 p.m. for age 5 and older. Visitors can craft traditional carp kites –materials provided – and try samples of non-alcoholic […]

  • 128 Park Central Square, Springfield, MO 65806
  • (417) 831-1342
  • facebook.com/parkcentrallibrary
  • 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. M-Th and 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. F & Sat; Closed Sunday