Scavenger Hunt!

The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! | Children

All Library Locations
During Open Hours | Children
November 12-23

December 9-21
January 6-18

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk. When you find all the clues, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! During open hours.

Thanksgiving Cards for Meals on Wheels

Make Thanksgiving cards for homebound Meals on Wheels recipients. | Children

All Library Locations
November 4-23 | During Open Hours | Children and their families

Enjoy a special family activity while reaching out to your neighbors. Youth and their families are welcome to drop in at any location to make Thanksgiving cards for homebound Meals on Wheels recipients.

The library provides all the materials and will hand deliver your homemade creation in November.

Knot Just Knitters

Grab some needles and yarn, then come join us! Newcomers always welcome. | Adults

Whether you knit, crochet, cross-stitch or crewel, this is the place for you. New members are welcome and current members are willing to teach their skills. Some yarn and needles are provided, but donations of such items will always be welcome. Many of the finished items are donated to charitable causes. Coffee and tea will be provided compliments of the Friends of the Library.

Sixteen Acres
Every Wednesday, from 1-3 PM
For more information, call the Branch at 413-263-6858

Central LibraryCommunity Room
Every Thursday, from 12-2 PM
For more information, call Matthew at 413-263-6828, x221

East Springfield
Every Friday, from 10-12 PM
For more information, call Tricia at 413-263-6840

Mason Square
Every Friday, from 1-2:30 PM
For more information, call the Branch at 413-263-6853

TEMPORARILY CLOSED AFTER NOVEMBER 2East Forest Park
Every Friday, from 1-2:30 PM
For more information, call the Branch at 413-263-6836

New! – Starting October 5
Forest Park
Every Saturday, from 11:30-1:00 PM
For more information, call the Branch at 413-263-6843

Neighborhood Playgroups

Come join us for fun and learning. | Children

Mason Square Branch Library
Wednesdays | 10:30 AM -11:30 PM | Ages 0-5 years, siblings welcome

Sixteen Acres Branch Library
Thursdays| 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM  | Ages 0-5 years, siblings welcome

Come join us for fun and learning at a playgroup facilitated by the branch Children’s Librarian. Meet other families, chat with the librarian about great books for your child, enjoy the toys in our Activity Center, try out art projects, and so much more!

No registration required, drop in any time during the program. An adult must accompany and consistently supervise children.