Springfield City Library Hosts Summer Bash

WHAT The Springfield City Library hosts a festive Summer Celebration every August. This free event for families will feature games, music, giveaways, a maze, and gorgeous facepainting by The Happy Face Painter. This event is sponsored by: Friends of the … Continued

Springfield City Library joins Digital Commonwealth Collection

Public Can Now View Springfield Directories from the Last 167 Years Springfield City Library is pleased to announce its inclusion in the Digital Commonwealth, beginning with the digitization of City of Springfield directories. City directories list addresses and business ads, … Continued

Mason Square Community Festival on August 18

COMMUNITY FESTIVAL COMING TO MASON SQUARE Family-friendly Event to Include Music, Food, and Activities Thursday, August 18, 3-7:30 p.m. Mason Square Branch Library, 765 State Street The Springfield Carnival Association has partnered with Springfield City Library’s Mason Square Branch to … Continued

Summer Celebration on August 13

LIBRARY CELEBRATES END OF SUMMER WITH FESTIVITIES Large Celebration Open to All Families Saturday, August 13,11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the Quadrangle The Springfield City Library will host its annual Summer Celebration on August 13th, 2016. All families are … Continued

Springfield My Home Photo Contest

What do you love about living in Springfield? Take a picture of it, and earn a chance to win one of three prizes for Springfield My Home, a photography exhibit showing why residents live in and love Springfield, Mass. Springfield … Continued

Meet and Greet Candidates for Local and State Office

Wednesday, August 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Central Library, 220 State Street The Springfield City Library is partnering with the City’s Election Commission to offer Springfield residents an opportunity to meet candidates for local and statewide offices. Participants can bring their concerns, … Continued

PVPC speaker to discuss Springfield high speed rail

Monday, July 25, 6:15 p.m. Sixteen Acres Branch Library 1187 Parker St, Springfield MA Dana Roscoe of the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission will lead a presentation exploring the possibility of high speed passenger trains between Springfield and Boston. Roscoe, the … Continued

City Libraries are Cooling Centers

When the heat gets overwhelming, come cool off at a library! Many of our branches serve as cooling centers. Today, Friday, July 8, the following library branches are open: Brightwood – 359 Plainfield St. – Friday, 9am – 5pm East … Continued

Adult Summer Reading Club Event on July 14

Adult Summer Reading Club Raffle and Jeopardy (and Potluck!) July 14th from 5:30pm-8:00pm Mason Square Community Room Mason Square Branch 765 State St. Springfield, MA 01109 Questions? 413-263-6853    Join us at the Mason Square Branch Library Community Room for … Continued

Wifi down at East Forest Park until July 11

Update: Wireless access is now available at East Forest Park. Attention: The wireless internet at the East Forest Park Branch is unavailable until Monday, July 11. Public internet computers are still available for use. Please visit the Reference Desk with … Continued