Interactive literacy program encourages families to explore Springfield (MassLive)

An initiative to get families out into the community reading books

Mayor Sarno Joined with the Springfield Library’s Reading Success by 4th Grade Program to Kick off the Story Walks Series

Unveiling of the Story Walks series

Statement on Racial Justice

Statement from the Library Director and the Springfield Library Commission on Racial Justice

Resources for Adults During Coronavirus Closures

Links and information about resources for adults during this period of Coronavirus closures and service changes.

COVID-19 and Novel Coronavirus Resources

Reliable, trusted, up-to-date information about COVID-19 and the novel coronavirus.

Massachusetts first lady Lauren Baker, Springfield officials launch PJ Drive for children (

The first lady of the commonwealth was joined by Blades, the mascot of the Boston Bruins hockey team, and by local officials and library patrons.

Boston Bruins 13th annual PJ Drive held in Springfield to help children, teens living in foster care (WWLP)

The Boston Bruins PJ Drive was held at the new East Forest Park Branch Library in Springfield Friday afternoon.

Presidential Primary Election – Tuesday, March 3

Elections are Tuesday March 3 – this affects some library locations.

New East Forest Park Library opens in Springfield – Video (WWLP)

A new library opened in the East Forest Park neighborhood of Springfield Thursday.

Springfield opens East Forest Park Branch Library (

Hundreds of guests gathered Thursday morning as the East Forest Park Branch Library officially opened at its new home.