Home/Newsroom/In the News 2019

City Hall Gallery Opening Reception

The Springfield Arts Commission is pleased to present two group exhibitions in City Hall over the holidays. A3 Student Art, in the Young Artists’ Gallery, features the best student work from the fall by Chandni Chand, Jennaze McPhie, Karli Flores, Kat Romig, Rae Emery and Auj McCarthy. The City Hall Gallery features the work of three Springfield Arts Commission Award winners from the Mayor’s Art Show: Dennis Werst, Jo Dunnick, and Euphemia Wesley.

City Hall Gallery Opening Reception2019-12-09T13:36:00-08:00

Launch Party & Artist Signing for Springfield Oregon Retro Art Series

The City has been working with local graphic designer Chloe Bradford to develop the Springfield Oregon Retro Art Series. The series features unique Springfield destinations such as the Springfield Flame, the Oregon Women Veterans Sculpture, and the Ken Kesey Mural in Downtown Springfield.

Launch Party & Artist Signing for Springfield Oregon Retro Art Series2019-12-05T14:15:06-08:00

Students & Families Get a Free Bus Ride to Library

The Springfield Public Library has been offering free bus passes to the families of Springfield Public School students to help remove barriers to access and help them get to the library as part of a grant funded pilot program called “Get On Board.”

Students & Families Get a Free Bus Ride to Library2019-12-03T09:19:45-08:00

Applicants Needed for Springfield Library Board Position

The City of Springfield is seeking applications for three volunteer positions on the Springfield Library Advisory Board. The deadline for application is 5 p.m., Friday, December 27, 2019. The chosen applicants will complete a term that ends December 31, 2023.

Applicants Needed for Springfield Library Board Position2019-11-27T15:08:53-08:00

Springfield Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting

The Springfield Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee will meet from 6-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 10 at Springfield City Hall (225 Fifth Street) in the Council Chambers. The community is welcome to attend.

Springfield Bicycle & Pedestrian Advisory Committee Meeting2019-11-27T15:04:58-08:00

Plank Town Presents Springfilm: Who Framed Roger Rabbit

A live-action/animated comedy film might not sound very tense but Who Framed Roger Rabbit will keep you on the ‘Edge of Your Seat’ at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, December 5 at the Wildish Community Theater.

Plank Town Presents Springfilm: Who Framed Roger Rabbit2019-11-22T10:08:30-08:00

Exhibit Opening: An Unending Line: Native American Portraits in Lane County, 1870-2019

The Springfield Museum’s latest exhibit, “An Unending Line: Native American Portraits in Lane County, 1870-2019”, is opening Friday, November 8, 2019 at the Springfield Museum. The exhibit will run from November 8 to November 30, 2019.

Exhibit Opening: An Unending Line: Native American Portraits in Lane County, 1870-20192019-11-07T13:51:49-08:00