Family Calendar & Concerts
Nature Art Show & Sale (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 9:00 am)
Mon-Sat: 9 am – 5 pm. Sundays: 1-5 pm. This art show features a diversity of media and unique artwork, all created by talented local artists. It is a great way to support local artists and find original nature-related photographs, paintings, woodcarvings, handmade jewelry, and more. Enjoy the wood-burning stove; hot drinks, and the rustic charm of the Nature Center.
Polar Express Movie Night At Riverside Community Church (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Join us for an evening of holiday fun. Come wearing your favorite pajamas, and get ready for a night of making memories with your family. Snacks and hot chocolate will be served free of charge. Other drinks will be available for purchase from our Gathering Grounds.
Upwards Basketball Registration/Evaluation Day (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 6:00 pm)
Upwards Basketball is run out of the Springfield First Church of the Nazarene. For boys and girls ages 1-6th grades.
It's a faith based organization, where we coach basketball but also have weekly devotions with kids that play. Please join us for registration and evaluation.
Holiday Shop and Stroll (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm)
Fridays, December 6th, 13th, 20th, and Saturday, December 14th.
This one-of-a-kind event has become a holiday tradition in central Illinois. Experience a nighttime stroll on a forest path lit with luminaries; enjoy live holiday music, storytelling and caroling, hot wassail and homemade goodies; view and/or purchase unique nature-related artwork from the Nature Art Show & Sale; and shop for eco-friendly, organic, and Fair Trade items at the Trailhead Nature Store. Plan time to catch your breath and experience an evening guaranteed to get you in the spirit! Perfect for all ages.
Candlelight Walks (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 6:00 pm)
Continue a holiday tradition or start a new one. Visit our Poinsettia Show at night, under the warm glow of hundreds of candles, while enjoying live performances of holiday music. As our gift to you, Conservatory admission will be waived during the holidays, although we will accept donations.
CrossFire Youth Service (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
CrossFire is a community youth service that is held every Friday night. Food, Fun. Fellowship, Praise and Worship, and a message geared towards the Youth.
Community Children's Theatre presents "TARZAN, the Disney Musical" (Fri. Dec 13, 2013 7:00 pm)
Dec. 12th, 7:00 pm
Dec. 13th, 7:00 pm
Dec. 14th, 1:30 pm & 7:00 pm
Dec. 15th, 1:30 pm
Directed by Peggy Breaux Hupp at Peoria Players Theatre.
$9 seniors / children 12 and under
Special group rates available.
Tickets on sale at the Glen Oak Park Pavilion or online at www.artspartners.net.