Free Winter Community Dinner
There will be a free Winter Community Dinner on Jan. 23 at noon at the United Methodist Church at 10 Valley Street in Springfield.
The turkey dinner includes squash, potato, rolls and homemade pies.
The meal is sponsored by the Association of Springfield Area Churches and the Springfield Family Center.
Delivery is available to the home bound by calling 885-3646 ext. 1009 by Jan. 21.
Schools now Registering for Kindergarten
The Springfield Public Schools are now registering children for Kindergarten for the 2010/2011 school year.
Children born in 2005 who will be 5 on or before Sept. 1, 2010 are eligible to enter kindergarten.
If you have not yet received a registration form, call Judy Spaulding at 885-5154 to request one.
Springfield Library Kids program
Kids ages 5 and up are invited to make a key chain or zipper pull with Shrinky Dinks at the Springfield Town Library on Wednesday, Jan, 27 at 3:30 p.m.
This program is supported by the Friends of the Springfield Town Library.
For more information call 885-3108
Church of Christ Free Community Dinner
The Springfield Church of Christ will host a free community dinner on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the building at 972 Chester Road in Springfield. Serving will be from 6 to 6:45 p.m., with doors opening at 5:50.
The evening's menu will be roast pork, mashed potatoes, peas, rolls and cupcakes. Beverages will include lemonade, iced tea, milk and coffee.
Any questions should be addressed to Puggy Lamphere at 886-2670 or Tom Snow at 484-5089.
All members of the Springfield area communities are welcome.
Discussion on Lincoln at Library
Springfield Town Library announces Lincoln in American Memory, a five week discussion in celebration of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial.
Lunch with Lincoln - sign up and pick up your readers at the library and bring a bag lunch Fridays, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26 and March 5 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Contact the library, on Main Street, at 885-3108.
Reading Library Shows Food, Inc.
Reading Public Library will host a free showing of the Movie Food, Inc. at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23.
How much do we know about the food we buy and serve to our families? It appears the same as always - a tomato still looks like a tomato - but America's food has been radically transformed.
Food, Inc. reveals surprising truths about what we eat and how it's produced.
The library is located at 717 Route 106. A brief presentation about the Farm-to-School program will precede the film.
The Springfield Food Co-op is sponsoring the event.
For more information, call 484-5588.