Job Help for Veterans and Civilians

“How to Dress for Success and Ace Your Job Interview”, will be presented at the Forest Park Branch Library (380 Belmont Avenue) on Wednesday, November 12, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Dress for Success Boutique Director Sally Rueli is excited to … Continued

Family Literacy Month

November is Family Literacy Month! In 1985, Becoming a Nation of Readers reported that the “single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children [and that this] practice should continue … Continued

Hire a Veteran Springfield

Concepcion (Greenleaf) Community Center Monday, November 17, 1:30 – 4:30 pm On Monday, November 17, from 1:30 to 4:30 pm, Springfield City Library will host Hire a Veteran Springfield at the Concepcion (Greenleaf) Community Center, 1187 1/2 Parker St. Hire … Continued

Teen Read Week

Celebrate Teen Read Week at the Library with programs that help teens Turn Dreams Into Reality! Do you know what you want to do in life, but are not sure how to make it happen? Or are you trying to … Continued

Boo! Paranormal presentations in October

Come join us for ghoulies and ghosties, and long-legged beasties, and things that go bump in the night, this October! The Ghostology series is led by Agawam Paranormal, and our very own library staff member, Sarah Hodge-Wetherbee, will lead the … Continued

Candidates Forum on October 6

CANDIDATES FORUM AND VOTER INFORMATION NIGHT Library, Elections Office co-sponsor civic engagement event The Springfield City Library is partnering with the City’s Election Commission to offer Springfield residents an opportunity to participate in a forum with candidates seeking to represent … Continued

Fiesta! programs coming soon

FIESTA! Celebrating Hispanic Heritage and Culture, October 2-11, at Springfield City Library The library’s Hispanic Heritage celebration kicks off with a Film Series at our Mason Square Branch, 765 State Street. Thursday, October 2, 6-8 p.m., we’ll show Cesar Chavez. … Continued

Read/Write/Now Anniversary

READ/WRITE/NOW Adult Literacy Program Begins 27th Year of Service This month Read/Write/Now, Springfield City Library’s adult literacy program, will be starting its 27th year of adult basic education classes in a new, temporary location. While the Pine Point building at … Continued