Celebrate National Poetry Month at the Library!

We have special programming scheduled in April for all poetry lovers and writers! The ABCs of Publishing Poetry Sunday, April 12, 2015 from 1-3:00 p.m. Central Library Community Room Sign up online How do I put together a chapbook? Are … Continued

Veterans of Color Documentary

Screening Times: At Mason Square Branch Library Community Room 765 State Street, Springfield, MA Saturday, May 16 between the hours of 1:00-3:00 p.m. (The Honorable State Representative Ben Swan is scheduled to be at the Mason Square Branch showing) Sixteen … Continued

Read Off Your Fines Month for Teens

Good news! This program has been extended through August 31! Stop in and start reading off your fines! It Pay$ to Read at the Springfield City Library during the month of March! All this month, teens ages 12-19 who have … Continued

Mobile Printing at Central Library

Print on the go! Printing has just become easier. You can easily print on the Central Library’s public printer, located at 220 State Street, Springfield, MA, during library hours from your home computer, laptop or mobile device. Imagine that! You … Continued

Artwork of Gina Beavers and Earskin Sloan

In celebration of African American History Month our Brightwood Branch Library, 359 Plainfield Street, will showcase the artwork of two Springfield artists, painter Gina Beavers and photographer Earskin Sloan. Join us and meet the artists at the opening reception on … Continued

Winter Reading Club for Kids

January 5, 2015 through February 15, 2015 Join our Winter Reading Club and celebrate the fun of reading in Springfield by connecting kindergarten through fifth graders to their libraries, recognizing them for their reading, and encouraging them to try cool … Continued

Building Circus on November 19

Forest Park Branch, November 19, 3 pm Central Library, November 19, 6 pm On Wednesday November 19, join us for an afternoon or evening of circus! Boston performers Building Circus will be at Forest Park at 3:00 and at the … Continued

For Caregivers of Dependents with Special Needs

The MetLife Center for Special Needs Planning and the City of Springfield will present a workshop entitled “Your Dependent with Special Needs: Making His or Her Future More Secure” on Thursday, November 13, from 4 – 5 p.m. at the … Continued

Job Help for Veterans and Civilians

“How to Dress for Success and Ace Your Job Interview”, will be presented at the Forest Park Branch Library (380 Belmont Avenue) on Wednesday, November 12, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Dress for Success Boutique Director Sally Rueli is excited to … Continued