Special Event for Nonprofits to be Hosted at Library

Local Organizations Invited to Nonprofit Mingle Central Library Rotunda Thursday, October 27, 5:30 – 7:30 PM Local nonprofits, foundations, and grassroots organizations are invited to the Nonprofit Mingle at the Springfield City Library, to be held from 5:30 – 7:30 … Continued

Library Hosts MGM Springfield Trade Union Panel

Event for Job Seekers to be Held on October 27th The Springfield City Library’s Mason Square Branch will host a Trade Union Panel presentation for anyone interested in learning about trade jobs at MGM Springfield. The event will be held … Continued

Voting at Your Local Library

If you’d like to vote early for the November 8th election, know that our Brightwood, Forest Park, Indian Orchard, Mason Square, Sixteen Acres, and Library Express at Pine Point locations are all Early Voting sites. Visit during scheduled times and … Continued

“Howlarious Halloween” Show with Mary Jo Maichack

Minstrel Storyteller to Perform at Forest Park Branch Library Thursday, October 20, 4:30 p.m. Springfield City Library’s Forest Park Branch will host Minstrel Storyteller Mary Jo Maichack to perform her “Howlarious Halloween” show, which includes ghost stories, songs and jokes. … Continued

WWE Legend Bob Backlund to Give Author Talk

Sixteen Acres Branch Library to Host Backlund on October 18th Anyone who knows wrestling will know the name Bob Backlund. With a career spanning three decades, Backlund was a champion professional wrestler who was inducted into the WWE (World Wrestling … Continued

Hispanic Heritage Month!

SPRINGFIELD CITY LIBRARY CELEBRATES HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH Free Events Planned for All Ages The Springfield City Library is hosting a number of events in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrated annually from September 15th to October 15th. Enjoy a delicious … Continued

Paintings of Alvilda Sophia Anaya-Alegría Visit Library

Exhibit Honors Mother of Cellist Pablo Casals September 6 – 29, Central Library Reception: Sunday, September 11, 2 p.m. Local artist Alvilda Sophia Anaya-Alegría’s new exhibit, Puerto Rican Pablo Casals Art Exhibit in Honor of His Mother Pilar Úrsula Defilló … Continued