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

Local Author Fair September 20

This Saturday is our Ninth Local Author Fair, and we have a very good roster lined up. Many of the authors are from Springfield, most are from Hampden County, with just a trio from towns further afield. Represented are novelists, … Continued

Library Express at Pine Point closing

The Library Express at Pine Point will be closing temporarily on Friday, August 22, for the final phase of renovation. We anticipate re-opening in Spring, 2015. For more information on the closure and future plans for the Library Express and … Continued

LittleFest on Saturday, September 13

LittleFest 2014 The Springfield Museums at the Quadrangle and the Springfield City Library will host the annual “LittleFest” event to promote a love of reading in young children, on Saturday, September 13, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. LittleFest is … Continued