June 17: Father’s Day. Dads get in free at Dickerson Park Zoo.
June 23: Who says summer can’t have snow? SnowFest features a mountain of snow from Mediacom Ice Park, as well as entertainment, interactive games, snowman building contests and bounce house. Bring the whole family, and your mittens, and play in the snow. Noon till 4 p.m., Jordan Valley Park.
June 23: Taste of SoMo. Whether you’re craving international cuisine, farm-to-table fare, exotic fusion creations or down-home comfort food, Springﬁeld has it all. This annual foodie showcase, the big ﬁnale of SoMo Restaurant Week, features dozens of area restaurants, cooking stations, live music and beer and cocktail vendors on Park Central Square. Free. Downtown.
June 30: Throw it away … no way! Join community volunteers and learn to repair you broken common household items (bikes, clothing, small appliances, etc). Sponsored by Community Partnership of the Ozarks, MidTown Carnegie Branch Library, and Queen City Beard and Mustache Federation. Free. Midtown Carnegie Branch Library, 397 E. Central St.