Winter Reading Challenge

This online-only challenge will have you reading during the coldest months of the year! | All Ages

All Library Locations
January 3 – February 18

Cozy up with some good books this winter and meet the challenge! Read for just 20 minutes a day to earn a reading badge. Earn 30 badges between January 3 and February 18, and get a reward! This fun challenge will be offered online only using Beanstack.

Visit springfieldlibrary.beanstack.org to track your reads digitally.

Beat the winter blues by treating yourself to a terrific title from the Springfield City Library! All ages. For more information contact your local library or call (413) 263-6828 ext. 293.

English Conversation Circle

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

This program is canceled for January & February.

Forest Park Branch
Tuesdays | 12-1 PM | Adults and Families

Come practice your English conversation with a small group of peers and your local librarians! Intermediate to advanced English preferred. We’ll have coffee and light snacks. Families welcome.

Venga a practicar su inglés en conversación con un grupo pequeño y sus bibliotecarias locales! Inglés intermedio a avanzado preferido. Tendremos café y desayuno ligero. Familias bienvenidas.

 

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

This program is canceled for January & February.

Indian Orchard – Community Room
Tuesdays | 9:30-11 AM | Seniors 60+ and their caregivers

You’re 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.

Every week, folks from the neighborhood, and those that provide services for Seniors will pop by to keep you informed and entertained. Refreshments provided.

For seniors 60+ and their caregivers.

Funded through Greater Springfield Senior Services, Inc., the MA Executive Office for Elder Affairs, and the Federal Administration for Community Living.

Genealogy Help

Get help with family history, for beginners and experts alike.

Online via Zoom, or In Person at Central Library
By Appointment

Get help with genealogy questions! We can show you how to access the library’s and other genealogy resources, get started with your family history, or tackle a stumbling block on your existing project.

Call to make a phone appointment  – 413-263-6828 x395, ask for Gary, or email gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org.

Participants will need access to the internet with a computer, tablet, or smartphone to participate on Zoom.