A youngster checks out her Lion’s Kidsight screening with Lion member, Jen Schultz.

Families have fun at Early Learning Carnival


It was a successful night for Springfield’s Early Learning Carnival held the evening of Tuesday, September 12. 

Children were able to draw, paint, play and dance to the music of the Jolly Pops. 

Many local businesses and agencies participated in the carnival, sharing information about their services and programs. Many also provided activities, prizes and freebies. 

A huge thank you to the eighteen businesses and agencies who participated in the Carnival: Southpoint Financial, Springfield Hospital & Clinic, Functional Fitness, Ivy House, Loft Nutrition, Red Rock Bank, Springfield Ambulance, Springfield Library, Springfield Floral, Springfield Police Dept. St. John’s Kids, United Way, Brown County Public Health, Just For Kicks, PAWS, F & M Bank, 6 East and Lion’s KidSight. 

In addition, Jan Simonsen would like to thank all who supported the event, staff and administration. 

Springfield’s Early Learning Programs have a full season of fun events scheduled. Call 507-723-4286 to learn more.

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