From Madness to Music Screening at Sixteen Acres

From Madness to Music: Film and Discussion March 1, 6-7:30 p.m., Sixteen Acres Branch Library Sign up online March 1 is Zero Discrimination Day. Please join us for a free showing of a thought-provoking documentary “From Madness to Music.” It … Continued

Consumer Protection Information Desks at Library

Be Aware, Be Smart: Consumer Protection, Good Credit, and You Central Library Rotunda: Monday March 6, 12-2 p.m. Mason Square Branch Library: Thursday, March 9, 5-7:30 p.m. Stop-by the Central Library on March 6 from 12 – 2 p.m. or … Continued

A Cappella Group to Perform at Central Library

“Time Was” Features Singers H.B. Hall, Sharon Jacobson-Deragon, and Marty Batt Sunday, January 29, 2017, 2 p.m. Central Library Rotunda The Springfield City Library is thrilled to present a musical performance by a cappella group Time Was on Sunday, January … Continued

Library Hosts 3rd Annual Winter Reading Club

All Ages Can Earn Prizes for Reading January 17 – February 24 Springfield residents looking to avoid cabin fever this winter should swing by their library and join the Winter Reading Club. The Club is for all ages – infants, … Continued

Area Poets & Novelists to Give Readings

Children’s Authors, Poets, and Writers Visit the Central Library Sunday, January 8, 1 – 3 pm Central Library Community Room The Springfield City Library is thrilled to host a large number of area authors at a Literary Spotlight event 1:00-3:00 … Continued

Masterful Musicians to Perform in Sixteen Acres

Cellist and Pianist to Play Gorgeous Classical Selections Tuesday, December 27, 6:30 p.m. Sixteen Acres Branch Library Add some joy to your holiday season and attend an educational, enchanting, free classical music concert at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 27th. … Continued

Health Literacy Resources at your local library

By Ellen Sulzycki, Reference Librarian Recently, Mason Square Branch Library received a grant from the National Library of Medicine for Community Engagement. Through this grant, Springfield City Librarians have been trained in best practices for health reference services. Margot Malachowski, … Continued