Sept. 2, 2022
Local kids invited to meet MSU players, SPD officers at Bears, Badges & Kids
Springfield, Mo. - All kids, grades K-6 are invited to Bears, Badges & Kids on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Silver Springs Park (1100 N. Hampton Ave.) from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
During the event, local youth will have the opportunity to interact with Missouri State basketball players and Springfield Police Officers during basketball drills and a Q&A session. The program is a collaboration with Missouri State, SPD, the City of Springfield, the Community Partnership of the Ozarks, the Dream Center, Greek Corner and Pizza Ranch.
Each participating child will receive a free lunch, T-shirt and replica badge. There is no cost to sign up, but advanced registration is required to ensure that all participants are adequately rewarded for participating. REGISTRATION FORM.
For questions or additional information, please contact Spencer Brown in the Bears basketball office at [email protected] or 417-836-4136.
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Media Contact: PAO Cris Swaters