Reading

Reading

Recommended Reads

Age appropriate books recommended from the Children's Librarians for infants, toddlers and children up to tweens.

 

2021 School Summer Reading Lists

2021 Springfield, Massachusetts area school summer reading lists.

Reading Programs


Discover Your Summer: Summer Reading Club 2022

Discover Your Summer: Read and Win Prizes!

Join the Summer Reading Club 2022 for kids, teens, and adults at Springfield City Library! | All Ages

Read To Reimi The Therapy Dog

Reading Along with Reimi, the Therapy Dog – June 1

Children are invited to read to Reimi, a hypoallergenic Goldendoodle who loves everyone! | East Forest Park | Children

Writing Fun Fridays

Writing Fun Fridays

We’ll have a rotating selection of colorful materials for pre-writers and beginning writers including worksheets, stationery, writing prompts, easy mad libs and more! | Sixteen Acres | Children

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Read just one book a day to build a foundation for lifelong success. Prizes awarded for every 100 books! | Children

Playgroup

Home City Families: Playgroups

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! | Children

Bilingual Storytime & Playgroup

Bilingual Storytime

Vengan y participen todos los miércoles del programa bilingue en Inglés y Español: Disfruten de cancioncitas, rimas, cuentos, y actividades manuales. | Brightwood | Children

Circle Time Fun

Circle Time Fun

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two at Circle Time Fun. | Sixteen Acres | Children

Wee Ones Storytime & Playgroup

Wee Ones Storytime & Playgroup at Central

Join us for storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers and caregivers. | Central | Children