Programs

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Branch Programs


Discover Your Summer: Events & Activities 2022

Discover Your Summer Events & Activities

Join us for Discover Your Summer: Summer Reading decorating events, kickoff parties, crafts, and more! | All Ages

Flash Fiction Contest

Flash Fiction Contest – May 2-31

Can you tell a full story in 500 words or less? You have 30 days to figure it out! | Central Library | Teens

Carve Your Own Stamp

Carve Your Own Stamp – May 26

Learn the art of stamp carving, and make your own custom stamp! | Central Library | Teens

June Crafts for Children & Families

June Crafts for Children, Teens, & Families

Crafts and activities at the library in June! | Children, Teens, and Families

Paint and Sip for Teens

Paint and Sip for Teens – June 7

Enjoy an afternoon of refreshment and create a masterpiece. Beverages & supplies provided! | Central Library | Teens

Tie-Dye Your Pride!

Tie-Dye Your Pride! – June 10

Celebrate Pride Month and the pride you feel by tie-dying pillow cases a rainbow of colors! | Brightwood | Children & Teens

Music Fridays

Music Fridays

Stop by on Fridays for a low-pressure learning environment with guitar, ukulele, percussion, and more! | Forest Park | Teens

The Haunting of Mirror Lake Manor: A D&D Mini-Campaign

The Haunting of Mirror Lake Manor: A D&D Mini-Campaign

Join us for a seven-week Mini-Campaign online! Beginners and seasoned players welcome. | Teens

Teen Detective's Book Club

Teen Detective’s Book Club

Calling all detectives! Do you love solving a mystery? Join us at the Forest Park Branch once a month to hash out all the clues! | Forest Park | Teens

Switch It Up!

Switch It Up!

Come Switch It Up at the library and play your choice of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Mario Kart 8 or Mario Party Superstars! | East Springfield | Teens

Minecraft Clubs

Build, play, create – and battle zombies, of course! | Forest Park & Indian Orchard | Children & Teens

Teen Manga Squad

Teen Manga Squad

Do you want to meet other teens who love manga as much as you? Then we have the squad for you! | East Forest Park | Teens

Teen Gaming Club

Teen Gaming Club

Come join us for an afternoon of board games and collectible card games at the East Forest Park Branch. | Teens

Amateur Photography Club

Amateur Photography Club

Participate in monthly photo challenges as a part of the Amateur Photography Club! | East Springfield | Teens & Adults

Houseplant Hangout

Houseplant Hangout

Make DIY pots, repot plants together, learn cool plant hacks, and meet others in the area with this hobby! | Forest Park | All Ages

Makerspace Collaboratory Drop-In

Makerspace Collaboratory Drop-In

There will be a variety of projects and experiments to get you and your family started exploring and creating! | East Forest Park | All Ages

Wednesday STEM Day

Wednesday STEM Day

Stop by for some fun hands-on STEM activities: from making ice cream or slime to taking apart electronics! | Forest Park | Teens

Thursday Crafternoons

Thursday Crafternoons

Join us for some de-stressing arts and crafts! Learn how to crochet, make a collage, or try out a seasonal craft. | Forest Park | Teens

Model Makers Club

Model Makers Club

Join us in the Makerspace at the East Forest Park Branch for our monthly model building meet-up. Bring a project to work on, or just stop in to talk shop. | East Forest Park | Teens & Adults

Teen Writers' Guild

Teen Writer’s Guild

Join us for writing games and practice developing your creative writing skills. | Forest Park | Teens

Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board

Make an impact on your local library and community by sharing your ideas for activities and materials. | Central Library & Forest Park | Teens

Teen Choice Day

Teen Choice Day

Suggest YOUR program idea that you would like to see at the library. Then join us for the fun! | Teens

Taste Test Tuesdays

Taste Test Tuesdays

Come sample new snacks every Tuesday at the Forest Park library! | Forest Park | Children and Teens

Monday Munchies

Monday Munchies

Join us to try out unique snacks and different foods from the around the world. | East Springfield | Teens

Cooking for Beginners

Cooking for Beginners

Learn to cook easy meals with our Cooking for Beginners course – separate classes for Teens and Adults! | Sixteen Acres

Comics Club for Teens

Comics Club for Teens

Join us for the Comics Club for Teens as we share our favorites in Anime, Manga, and American comics. | Central | Teens

Queer+ Teen Space

Queer+ Teen Space

Meet other LGBTQIA+ or allied teens from Springfield for an afternoon of anything YOU want to do! | Forest Park | Teens

Not Your Ordinary Coloring Club for Teens

Just drop by and color your stress away. | Indian Orchard | Teens

Teen Tuesdays

Teen Tuesdays

If you are looking for a welcoming place to be after school, look no further. | Sixteen Acres | Teens