Mad about Mysteries with Sisters in Crime

Central Library Community Room Wednesday, June 25, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. A special mysteries program for the Adult Summer Reading Club presented by members of Sisters in Crime New England! In this panel, three authors whose books run the … Continued

Author to Join Noon Book Group Discussion

Noon Hour Book Group Tuesday, May 13, 12 noon Central Library Community Room Come join us for a discussion of Springfield during the 1940s. Our book discussion group is reading Waitin’ for the Train to Come In: a novel of … Continued

May is National Pet Month

The library is celebrating with a donation program for the Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center and with pet-related programs throughout the month. National Pet Month is a celebration of the benefits that pets bring to people’s lives … Continued

Imagine a Peace-Full City

Inspired by the Interfaith Council’s “Imagine a Peace-Full City” prayer flag project, from October 29–November 20, the Springfield City Library is offering residents a number of opportunities to come together and discuss ways that Springfield can be a safer, more … Continued

What is steampunk?

Monday, April 14, 5 – 6 pm Central Library Community Room Have you been wondering what Steampunk is? Have you visited the Steampunk exhibits at the Springfield Museums and now you’d like to know more? Come to a lively talk … Continued

Let’s Get to Work Springfield II on April 9

Job Fair Event Wednesday, April 9, 1-7:30 pm Central Library, 220 State Street Download our flyer Let’s Get to Work Springfield II will include a group of valuable presentations for job seekers led by a variety of local agencies. A … 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

Author Fair highlighted on WGBY’s Connecting Point

The Springfield City Library connects writers with interested readers and new audiences at their biannual Author Fairs. Matthew Jaquith, Adult Program and Training Librarian for the Springfield City Library and local author Kevin Allen discuss the upcoming Author Fair at … Continued