Friday January 15, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Saturday January 16, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Genealogy Help Online Drop-In

Drop in for 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. No registration required; Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/sclgenealogy.

If you can't make it to the online Zoom drop-in time, call to make a phone appointment with the same librarian! 413-263-6828 x395, ask for Gary, or email gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT: Gary Pysznik  413-263-6828 x395  gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Drop in for 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. No registration required; Zoom link: https://tinyurl.com/sclgenealogy.

If you can't make it to the online Zoom drop-in time, call to make a phone appointment with the same librarian! 413-263-6828 x395, ask for Gary, or email gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  Gary Pysznik
  413.263.6828 x395
   gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Sunday January 17, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Monday January 18, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: All Locations Closed

All Springfield City Library locations will be closed in observance of the holiday.

CONTACT: Director's Office  413 263-6828 ext 290
LOCATION: All Library Locations

All Springfield City Library locations will be closed in observance of the holiday.

CONTACT:
  Director's Office
  413 263.6828 ext 290
  

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Tuesday January 19, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
What's Cooking Cookbook Club - ONLINE

Join the Cookbook Club’s discussion to improve your cooking skills, share great recipes, hear about the latest new cookbooks, and more.

The group meets online with both email and in Zoom. If you wold like to be a part of the discussion, please contact librarian Gary Pysznik at gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org for information on how to join.

CONTACT: Gary Pysznik  413-263-6828 x395  gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Join the Cookbook Club’s discussion to improve your cooking skills, share great recipes, hear about the latest new cookbooks, and more.

The group meets online with both email and in Zoom. If you wold like to be a part of the discussion, please contact librarian Gary Pysznik at gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org for information on how to join.

CONTACT:
  Gary Pysznik
  413.263.6828 x395
   gpysznik@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Wednesday January 20, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Knot Just Knitters Live at Lunchtime - ONLINE

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT: Diane Houle  413 263-6828  dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT:
  Diane Houle
  413 263.6828
   dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Life Skills Teens Need to Know - Online

4 Class Series - Wednesdays, January 6th - 27th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Zoom

Okay, you've learned in school that the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. But what about the things that you wish you were taught? This online meeting series will cover life skillls that you need to know! Each week, an expert will give a talk on different subjects and answer your questions. We'll have a session on finding a job, a session on managing your money and credit, a session on filling out the FAFSA and other college application musts, and a session on apprenticing for a trade. Ages 13-18. No registration required! Everyone who attends gets a swag bag from our presenters!

January 20th: How do I prepare for college? Learn about filling out the FAFSA and applying for scholarships. With speaker Apelila Joseph, Administrator, Springfield Promise Program.

Zoom link to join: http://bit.ly/TeensLifeSkills

CONTACT: Sara Deignan  413-263-6853  sdeignan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

4 Class Series - Wednesdays, January 6th - 27th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Zoom

Okay, you've learned in school that the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. But what about the things that you wish you were taught? This online meeting series will cover life skillls that you need to know! Each week, an expert will give a talk on different subjects and answer your questions. We'll have a session on finding a job, a session on managing your money and credit, a session on filling out the FAFSA and other college application musts, and a session on apprenticing for a trade. Ages 13-18. No registration required! Everyone who attends gets a swag bag from our presenters!

January 20th: How do I prepare for college? Learn about filling out the FAFSA and applying for scholarships. With speaker Apelila Joseph, Administrator, Springfield Promise Program.

Zoom link to join: http://bit.ly/TeensLifeSkills

CONTACT:
  Sara Deignan
  413.263.6853
   sdeignan@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Thursday January 21, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Help for Job Seekers Part 2 - ONLINE

This is a dynamic set of three, online workshops designed to help job seekers find success. Each part will review a variety of aspects affecting job seekers including resume writing, job advertisements and applications, local job seeker services providers, time-saving online resources and tools, and more. Sessions will include video, discussion, presentation, and questions and answers promising an engaging and practical learning environment for everyone.18+

A representative from United Personnel wil join this session to explain their free services for local job seekers.

All are Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and are held on Zoom.  Sign-up early to save your seat, and speak with a librarian if you need help using Zoom.

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413 263-6828, x221  mjaquith@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

This is a dynamic set of three, online workshops designed to help job seekers find success. Each part will review a variety of aspects affecting job seekers including resume writing, job advertisements and applications, local job seeker services providers, time-saving online resources and tools, and more. Sessions will include video, discussion, presentation, and questions and answers promising an engaging and practical learning environment for everyone.18+

A representative from United Personnel wil join this session to explain their free services for local job seekers.

All are Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and are held on Zoom.  Sign-up early to save your seat, and speak with a librarian if you need help using Zoom.

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413 263.6828, x221
   mjaquith@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Friday January 22, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Saturday January 23, 2021

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT: Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Look all around the house and outside for things that start with letters from the alphabet. Write or draw your answer. Call your branch library to obtain a copy curbside, or download and print from online. Return your finished scavenger hunt for a small prize!

CONTACT:
  Laura Normand
  413 263.6853
   lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Sunday January 24, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Monday January 25, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Tuesday January 26, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Wednesday January 27, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Knot Just Knitters Live at Lunchtime - ONLINE

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT: Diane Houle  413 263-6828  dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT:
  Diane Houle
  413 263.6828
   dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Life Skills Teens Need to Know - Online

4 Class Series - Wednesdays, January 6th - 27th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Zoom

Okay, you've learned in school that the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. But what about the things that you wish you were taught? This online meeting series will cover life skillls that you need to know! Each week, an expert will give a talk on different subjects and answer your questions. We'll have a session on finding a job, a session on managing your money and credit, a session on filling out the FAFSA and other college application musts, and a session on apprenticing for a trade. Ages 13-18. No registration required! Everyone who attends gets a swag bag from our presenters!

January 27th: How do I learn a trade? Learn about apprenticeships and a variety of trades. With speaker Walter Rice, Business Community Liaison & Work-Based Learning Coordinator, Westover Job Corps.

Zoom link to join: http://bit.ly/TeensLifeSkills

CONTACT: Sara Deignan  413-263-6853  sdeignan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

4 Class Series - Wednesdays, January 6th - 27th, 7:00pm - 8:00pm, Zoom

Okay, you've learned in school that the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. But what about the things that you wish you were taught? This online meeting series will cover life skillls that you need to know! Each week, an expert will give a talk on different subjects and answer your questions. We'll have a session on finding a job, a session on managing your money and credit, a session on filling out the FAFSA and other college application musts, and a session on apprenticing for a trade. Ages 13-18. No registration required! Everyone who attends gets a swag bag from our presenters!

January 27th: How do I learn a trade? Learn about apprenticeships and a variety of trades. With speaker Walter Rice, Business Community Liaison & Work-Based Learning Coordinator, Westover Job Corps.

Zoom link to join: http://bit.ly/TeensLifeSkills

CONTACT:
  Sara Deignan
  413.263.6853
   sdeignan@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Thursday January 28, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Help for Job Seekers Part 3 - ONLINE

This is a dynamic set of three, online workshops designed to help job seekers find success. Each part will review a variety of aspects affecting job seekers including resume writing, job advertisements and applications, local job seeker services providers, time-saving online resources and tools, and more. Sessions will include video, discussion, presentation, and questions and answers promising an engaging and practical learning environment for everyone.18+

A representative from Tech Foundry wil join this session to explain how their free training can be an excellent choice for local job seekers.

All are Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and are held on Zoom.  Sign-up early to save your seat, and speak with a librarian if you need help using Zoom.

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413 263-6828, x221  mjaquith@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

This is a dynamic set of three, online workshops designed to help job seekers find success. Each part will review a variety of aspects affecting job seekers including resume writing, job advertisements and applications, local job seeker services providers, time-saving online resources and tools, and more. Sessions will include video, discussion, presentation, and questions and answers promising an engaging and practical learning environment for everyone.18+

A representative from Tech Foundry wil join this session to explain how their free training can be an excellent choice for local job seekers.

All are Thursday mornings from 11 a.m. to 12 noon, and are held on Zoom.  Sign-up early to save your seat, and speak with a librarian if you need help using Zoom.

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413 263.6828, x221
   mjaquith@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Friday January 29, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Saturday January 30, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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Do You Want to Build a Snowman? Craft

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT: Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x 444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Some Library Locations

Enjoy a fun family activity this winter with this take and make kit and free board book! There are so many ways to build a snowman, what's your favorite? Use one of our idea templates, or be creative and make your own with all the supplies provided. Take time with your child to read a winter story after!  For ages 3-8.

At the following locations: Central Library, East Forest Park, Forest Park, and Mason Square

CONTACT:
  Ellen Sulzycki
  413.263.6828 x 444
   esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Some Library Locations

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Sunday January 31, 2021

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:   413-263-6828 x213  ask@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Curbside pickup of items is available with an appointment! Read all about it here: https://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/curbside-pickup/ All book drops are open for returns. If you need to renew items, please call us or email us at ask@springfieldlibrary.org.

CONTACT:
  
  413.263.6828 x213
   ask@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Monday February 1, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ukulele Strum-Along - ONLINE

Come and strum with other ukulele enthusiasts in a fun and relaxed atmosphere guided by the Valley’s Ambassador of the Ukulele, Julie Stepanek. Use your own uke, or borrow one from the Central Library. This Zoom event is scheduled for the first Monday of each month from 7-8:00 p.m. 16+

Click here to join the Strum-Along.

CONTACT: Diane Houle  413 263-6828 ex.293  dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Come and strum with other ukulele enthusiasts in a fun and relaxed atmosphere guided by the Valley’s Ambassador of the Ukulele, Julie Stepanek. Use your own uke, or borrow one from the Central Library. This Zoom event is scheduled for the first Monday of each month from 7-8:00 p.m. 16+

Click here to join the Strum-Along.

CONTACT:
  Diane Houle
  413 263.6828 ex.293
   dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Tuesday February 2, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Wednesday February 3, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Knot Just Knitters Live at Lunchtime - ONLINE

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT: Diane Houle  413 263-6828  dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Calling all crocheters and kniters! Drop-by during the lunch hour to do a few rows of needlework. Learn new techniques or helpful tricks of the trade. Visit old friends and make new ones. All skill levels welcome. 18+

No registration required. Please click here to join the Zoom session.

CONTACT:
  Diane Houle
  413 263.6828
   dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Drawn Together: Art Journaling for Teens ONLINE

Feeling stressed? Overwhelmed? Peaceful? Happy? Join librarians Meg and Lee on Zoom as we Art Journal our feelings! We will share a prompt and create art together on the first Wednesday of the month from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Follow the link below to register. We will have journals and art supplies available for curbside pick up. Supplies are limited so sign up early!  For ages 12-18.

CONTACT: Meg Galbreath  413-263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online
There are 6 spaces available.

Feeling stressed? Overwhelmed? Peaceful? Happy? Join librarians Meg and Lee on Zoom as we Art Journal our feelings! We will share a prompt and create art together on the first Wednesday of the month from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Follow the link below to register. We will have journals and art supplies available for curbside pick up. Supplies are limited so sign up early!  For ages 12-18.

CONTACT:
  Meg Galbreath
  413.263.6846
   mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

There are 6 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Books & Brew Discussion Group -- ONLINE

Join a lively Zoom discussion with other book lovers, and bring your favorite brew too. To get the Zoom link, please contact librarian Ann Harper at aharper@springfieldlibrary.org. Books & Brew meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Ages 18+.

Copies of the book will be available at the East Forest Park Branch Library, and most often are available via Hoopla with a Springfield City Library library card too. If Hoopla is new to you, check out this tutorial. The online discussion works best with an internet connected laptop or desktop computer, but you can use your smartphone too, or even call-in with a regular telephone.

This month's selection is The Whole Town's Talking, by Fannie Flagg (audiobook on C/W Mars).

CONTACT: Ann Harper  413-263-6843  aharper@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

Join a lively Zoom discussion with other book lovers, and bring your favorite brew too. To get the Zoom link, please contact librarian Ann Harper at aharper@springfieldlibrary.org. Books & Brew meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Ages 18+.

Copies of the book will be available at the East Forest Park Branch Library, and most often are available via Hoopla with a Springfield City Library library card too. If Hoopla is new to you, check out this tutorial. The online discussion works best with an internet connected laptop or desktop computer, but you can use your smartphone too, or even call-in with a regular telephone.

This month's selection is The Whole Town's Talking, by Fannie Flagg (audiobook on C/W Mars).

CONTACT:
  Ann Harper
  413.263.6843
   aharper@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

Thursday February 4, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Friday February 5, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Saturday February 6, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT: Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.

CONTACT:
  Maureen Tipton
  413.263.6836
   mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Forest Park

 

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT: Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

Beat back the winter doldrums with some freestyle creative fun!  We'll provide a "surprise" bag chock full of art and recycled materials such as paper, cardboard, ribbon, stickers, felt and yarn. You supply tape or glue and your amazing imagination. For all youth ages 3 and up. Please call to arrange a convenient curbside pickup by appointment. 

CONTACT:
  Lori Chasen
  413.263.6858
   lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Sixteen Acres

 

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Sunday February 7, 2021

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations

Pick up your take and make kit and create a special Valentine to be delivered to the Holyoke Soldiers Home.  Return it by February 10 so we can deliver your homemade creation in time for the holiday. Pick up curbside at all library locations - call to make an appointment, it's easy!

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413 263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: All Library Locations

Monday February 8, 2021
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Chinese Lantern Take and Make Craft

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT: Trish LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield

Craft a lantern with us to celebrate the Chinese New Year - this is a special time to celebrate with friends and wish “good fortune” for the year ahead. We will provide supplies using jars and tissue paper to create a special light for you to bring home. Pickup via curbside. Ages 5-10.

CONTACT:
  Trish LaBroad
  413.263.6840
   tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: East Springfield

 
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Hit Us with Your Best Shot: a Photography Contest

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT: Matthew Vasquez Jaquith  413-263-6828, x221  photos@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Online

We're having a photography contest!  Use your creativity to take pictures on the theme The Many Wonders of Springfield for a chance to win gift card prizes. For more information and to submit your photos, email us at photos@springfieldlibrary.org now through February 19, 2021. For adults 18+

CONTACT:
  Matthew Vasquez Jaquith
  413.263.6828, x221
   photos@springfieldlibrary.org

LOCATION: Online

 

Do you LOVE your library? Stop by curbside and pick up this form and tell us why. Make your own picture, or color the one we provide. Bring it back to us and get a prize. Ages 4-12.