Local Authors @ Your Library

July is local author month at the Mason Square Branch Library. On the first four Thursdays in July from 6-7:30 p.m. the Mason Square Branch will feature recently-published local authors who will be available to meet and greet the public, … Continued

Home: A Reception and Exhibit of Handmade Quilts

Forest Park Branch Thursday, June 12, 6:30 – 7:30 pm Home is an exhibit of quilts made by Springfield residents. Come see the variety of quilts displayed, and meet the quilters who created them! A wide variety of quilting techniques … Continued

Sister Stories at Mason Square on May 17

Sister Stories: Education–Empowering Girls and Women Saturday, May 17, 2014, 1-3 pm, Mason Square Branch Library Despite advances, mothers, women, and girls still face obstacles to achieving all they are capable of, worldwide and here at home. How do education, … Continued

Comic Book Day is May 3!

And we’re celebrating! Free Comic Book Day at Forest Park Branch, Saturday, May 3, 11 am – 3 pm Celebrate Free Comic Book Day at the Forest Park Branch Library! Drop by and pick up your free comic book while … Continued

Children’s and Teens’ Choice Book Awards

Indian Orchard Branch Library March 25 – May 12 YOUR Books! YOUR Choice! The Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards is the only national book awards program where the winning titles are selected by children and teens. Last year, over … Continued

Pics from Downton Abbey Party at East Forest Park

Last week, the fine staff at the East Forest Park Branch Library participated in an “All Things Downton Abbey” party….and the interest was tremendous! Check out some of the great costumes! Staff getting ready for the party! Our neighborhood patrons … Continued

Baby Days @ Your Library in April

Did you know that babies need books? The foundations for success in reading begin at birth! Come register your baby (ages birth through age 2) for their own library card, anytime during the month of April, and see what the … Continued

All Things Downton Abbey on March 12

East Forest Park Branch Wednesday, March 12, 6 – 7:30 pm Sign up online You are most cordially invited for tea and conversation at the East Forest Park Branch Library where we will reflect upon all things Downton Abbey. Feel … Continued