Being surrounded by rolling hills and the views of the Ozark Mountains are just the beginning of what the residents of Lakewood Village experience living in Springfield, Missouri. The neighborhood has large four- and five-bedroom homes, smaller single-family homes, condominiums, and apartment complexes. The landscaping is well maintained and very green. Lakewood Assisted Living is another lovely facility in the neighborhood.
Springfield Conservation Nature Center is a close neighbor of Lakewood Village. The center sponsors nature programs and has eighty acres of forest, fields, and creeks along the frontage of Lake Springfield. It has a 150-seat auditorium. Deer, foxes, mink, muskrats, and raccoons are some of the wildlife that is at the conservation center in their natural habitats. Lake Springfield is a lovely, blue lake which provides fishing, canoeing, and kayaking for the community. It also has a Hilltop Pavilion with a picnic shelter and a playground.
Twin Oaks Country Club is a beautiful green 18-hole golf course with facilities available for fine dining. Battlefield Mall is one of the largest malls in the Springfield area and offers the community fantastic shopping at high-end stores. America’s Incredible Pizza has delicious pizza and family fun for the residents of Lakewood Village.
Missouri State University and the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for Performing Arts are both located in Springfield, Missouri. The performing arts center is a state of the art facility and provides concerts, musicals, and plays for the community, as well as for those who travel here from around the region to attend these presentations and events.
The Springfield Discovery Center is quite a fun, interactive, hands-on museum. It is just one more example of the many exciting learning opportunities available to the residents of Lakewood Village.