|Sixteen Acres – 1187 Parker Street – Springfield MA 01129|
1187 Parker Street
Springfield MA 01129
Parking: The library has ample free parking and is handicapped accessible.
PVTA Bus Routes: B17
Manager: Reggie Wilson
Supervisor: Lori Chasen
|The libraries will be closed on the following 2018 / 2019 holidays:|
|September 3, 2018 (Monday)||Labor Day|
|October 8, 2018 (Monday)||Columbus Day|
|November 11, 2018 (Sunday)||Veterans Day|
|November 12, 2018 (Monday)||Veterans Day (observed)|
|November 21, 2018 (Wednesday)||Thanksgiving Eve: All libraries close at 5 pm|
|November 22, 2018 (Thursday)||Thanksgiving Day|
|December 24, 2018 (Monday)||Christmas Eve|
|December 25, 2018 (Tuesday)||Christmas Day|
|December 31, 2018|
|New Year's Eve: All libraries close at 5 pm|
|January 1, 2019 (Tuesday)||New Year’s Day|
|January 21, 2019 (Monday)||Martin Luther King, Jr. Day|
|February 18, 2019 (Monday)||Presidents’ Day|
|April 15, 2019 (Monday)||Patriot’s Day (MA holiday)|
|April 21, 2019 (Sunday)||Easter: Central Library closed|
|May 27, 2019 (Monday)||Memorial Day|
|July 4, 2019 (Thursday)||Independence Day|
For adults: four internet stations with 30-minute sessions. Quiet study room has four additional computer stations, also with 30-minute sessions. Headphones are not provided. Earbuds are available at the Circulation desk for $1.
Fax Service: Fax service is available. There is a $1 per job charge for a traditional fax. We cannot receive faxes. There is no charge to scan your document to an email address, USB, tablet or smartphone.
To promote neighborhood culture and development, the library makes its community room available for educational, social service, and other organizations. Visit the Meeting Room page for information about booking the Community Room, to review our meeting room rules and policies, and submit a meeting room request.
Donations of new mittens, gloves, hats, and scarves may be added to the mitten tree in any library location. | All Ages
Parents! You have the power to jumpstart your baby’s development!
Make a Card and Send Your Good Wishes! | Children
Join us for stories, songs, movement, fingerplays, a craft, and playtime. | Children
LEGO enthusiasts let your imagination run wild! Drop in for freestyle building – meet new friends, and browse the library’s many LEGO themed books. | Children
BYOB (Bring Your Own Book) and share your recent reads. Gain exposure to new authors, titles, and genres. | Adults
Grab some needles and yarn, then come join us! Newcomers always welcome. | Adults
Come join us for fun and learning. | Children
Drop in during open hours to learn and explore at our makerspace! | Children