Calendar of Events
Friday, August 6
955 E. Trafficway St.
Family Night at the Ballpark
Grab your family & friends, find your favorite ball cap, and come out to Hammons Field on August 6 to spend a night at the ballpark with fellow #LeadSGF alumni! Leadership Springfield is going to be right along the first base line cheering on the Springfield Cardinals and you’re invited. Come enjoy a night at the ballpark with your family – whoever that may be – & you might even meet some new Leadership Springfield connections. After the game, stick around to enjoy Friday Fireworks light up the Springfield sky. Don’t miss out on this fun evening! Alumni events are generously sponsored by KPM CPAs & Advisors.
Friday, August 27
Virtual Member Event: Meet the Electeds
Join Leadership Springfield, Junior League of Springfield and League of Women Voters for a special event: Meet the Electeds! Members of these three host organizations are invited to connect with elected officials serving on Springfield City Council and the Greene County Commission. This event will be held virtually.
Wednesday, September 1
Dickerson Park Zoo
1401 W. Norton Rd.
Access Alumni Event: Family Night At The Zoo
Thru Wednesday, September 1
Join fellow Leadership Springfield Access Class alumni and their families for a family night and behind-the-scenes tour at Dickerson Park Zoo! This event is provided for alumni members and their guests. There is no cost to attend. RSVP required. Alumni events are generously sponsored by KPM.
Saturday, September 11
The James River
37 North Alumni Member Kayaking + Brewery Tour
Are you ready for a getaway in the Ozarks without any of the planning? Come spend a day on the James River with Leadership Springfield & 37 North! Grab some #LeadSGF classmates, come with a partner or friend, or sign up solo and meet up with alumni from three decades for a day of refreshing views and time with great company! Leadership Springfield is offering alumni a private kayaking and brewery tour with 37 North. This day adventure on Saturday, September 11 from 8:30am – 4:30pm will include a long morning exploring a lower section of the James River by kayak, lunch riverside, and a stop at a local brewery before heading back to town! Alumni events are generously sponsored by KPM CPAs & Advisors.
Wednesday, October 27
Access Class – October 2021
Thru Thursday, October 28
Get up to speed with the Springfield community in our Access Class. Designed for mid to high level professionals, this crash course in the community is perfect for those who are new to the area or those looking to expand their professional connections. Participants will spend two days exploring the city, fostering connections with community leaders and discovering what they can do to impact the world right here locally.
Wednesday, February 23
Access Class – February 2022
Thru Thursday, February 24
Get up to speed with the Springfield community in our Access Class. Designed for mid to high-level professionals, this crash course in the community is perfect for those who are new to the area or those looking to expand their professional connections. Participants will spend two days exploring the city, fostering connections with community leaders and discovering what they can do to impact the world right here locally. *In order to ensure safe programming, Leadership Springfield will adhere to CDC and local health and government recommendations in place at the time of the class.