Discussion on High Speed Rail in Western Mass.

Monday, November 16, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Sixteen Acres Branch Library Sign up online Please join State Senator Eric Lesser and Sixteen Acres Library Branch Manager Reggie Wilson for a discussion on the future of high speed rail developments in Western Massachusetts. … Continued

Walsh, Zanetti School Students “Super” Summer Readers

Schools to receive trophies, Springfield Superhero visit, Invitation to Winter Reading Club Every hero has a story, and the last chapter of the Springfield City Library’s 2015 Summer Reading Club story features hundreds of children who read thousands of books … Continued

Indian Orchard Branch Closed

Due to the automobile accident at the Indian Orchard Branch on Thursday, October 29, the branch is closed until further notice. We hope to have repairs completed as soon as possible. MassLive article

Voters Guide Available at all Library Locations

City residents can get informed about the candidates for Mayor and City Council by stopping in to any Springfield City Library branch and picking up a copy of the 2015 Voters Guide, prepared by the League of Women Voters. At … Continued

Bestselling Author and Surgeon to Speak

Author Talk: The Books of Andrew Lam Sixteen Acres Branch Library Saturday, November 14, 1:30 p.m.   Dr. Andrew Lam, an author and retinal surgeon at Baystate Medical Center, will be discussing his recently published books, Saving Sight and Two … Continued

Entrepreneurial Dreams Workshops

Entrepreneurial Dreams: First Steps Brightwood Branch Library Tuesday, October 13, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. OR Forest Park Branch Thursday, November 12, 5:30-7:30 pm. Entrepreneurial Dreams: From Wondering to Knowing if You Should Start a Business in 21 Days Indian Orchard … Continued

New Location for Candidates Forum

NEW LOCATION for CANDIDATES FORUM AND VOTER INFORMATION NIGHT Rebecca Johnson School, 55 Catharine Street to Host Free Event Wednesday, October 14, 5:30 – 8 p.m. The Springfield City Library is again partnering with the City’s Election Commission to offer … Continued

Fall Festival at Mason Square

Come to the Mason Square Branch Library on Thursday, October 15th for the Fall Family Festival! Participants are encouraged to join us in the branch’s reading garden for a full afternoon of fun activities. At 4:30, meet a variety of … Continued

Annual Fall Fest at East Springfield

East Springfield Branch Library 21 Osborne Terrace Wednesday, November 4, 2015 from 1-8 p.m. Join us for the annual celebration of the East Springfield Branch Library and its neighborhood. Music, refreshments, henna tattoos, a visit by Jonathan Hall and Toto … Continued


Fun and Fascinating Presentations on Ghosts, Hauntings, and the Paranormal Wednesday, October 14 from 6:30-7:45 p.m. at Indian Orchard Sign up online Tuesday, October 20 from 6:30-7:45 p.m. at Sixteen Acres Sign up online • Ghostology 101: This is the … Continued