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DVDs on Order

Check out the new DVDs – movies, TV series, and documentaries – on order at the Springfield City Library. Place your hold now!

Music on Order

Check out the new music on order for the Springfield City Library. Place your hold now!

Fiction On Order

This is a list of new fiction titles ordered for the Springfield City Library this month.

Poetry Workshops, Performance At Springfield City Library: Apply Now For Master Class With Poet Laureate Magdalena Gómez

Applications are now open for women, teen girls, and women-identified people interested in an introduction to writing and performing inviting, exciting, and inspiring poetry. Join this master class with Springfield’s Poet Laureate, Magdalena Gómez.

Family Roots In Old Neighborhood Bring Gift To New Library (WAMC)

In recognition of the gift, the library named the children’s reading room in honor of William and Patricia White. This brings the $2 million campaign up to $1.6 million.

Adult Programs


Chibicon 2021

Chibicon 2021 – November 13-14

Join our our annual celebration of anime and comics culture! | All Ages

Simple Crafts for Adults

Simple Crafts for Adults

Join other adults for low-pressure, simple crafts you can complete in an evening. | Adults

Soothing Adult Coloring

Soothing Adult Coloring

Need a chance to unwind, color beautiful designs, and leave your stress behind? Join us every month for coloring for adults.

English Conversation Circle

English Conversation Circle

Come practice your English conversation with a small group of peers and your local librarians. | Adults and Families

413 Gourmet Club

413 Gourmet Club

A cooking class meets book club series for those who love to cook at home. Cook together – hands-on and in-person! | Adults

Local Author Reading

Local Author Talk: Guy McLain – November 3

Meet local author Guy McLain, and join a discussion about his newest book, Drawing Without an Eraser. | Adults

Cooking for Beginners

Cooking for Beginners

Start your culinary journey with our Cooking for Beginners course – separate classes for Teens and Adults! Join us monthly and learn to cook easy meals.

Lunch Bunch Cooking Classes

Lunch Bunch Cooking Classes

Join us for cooking classes for tweens and for parents to learn to make easy healthy lunches! | Children and Adults

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Halloween Party with Live Family-Friendly DJ

Join us out on the Museum Quad behind the Central Library for an afternoon of family friendly tunes spun by local Springfield DJ Ant Dowe! All ages.

You're Invited Coffee Hour For Seniors

You’re Invited! Coffee Hour For Seniors

Seniors are invited to stop by for a visit! Bring along your knitting, grab some books, or catch up with a friend over coffee and a puzzle. | Senior Adults