Wednesday September 15, 2021 - Friday October 15, 2021
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Hispanic Heritage Month Take and Make

Stop by and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month! Grab one of our activity bags to complete either at the library,or at home. Supplies are limited.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413-263-6805  GMitchell@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
Sunday September 26, 2021
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Creation Station

Daily during open hours, visit the Central Library Children's Room and check out our Creation Station! We will create art with different materials, methods, and media guaranteed to unleash your inner artist. If you love to make and to do, Creation Station is for you! For children of all ages.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Scavenger Hunt

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk and search the Children's Room for clues. When you finish, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! Daily during open hours.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday September 27, 2021
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  (413)263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263- 6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263- 6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Creation Station

Daily during open hours, visit the Central Library Children's Room and check out our Creation Station! We will create art with different materials, methods, and media guaranteed to unleash your inner artist. If you love to make and to do, Creation Station is for you! For children of all ages.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

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

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk and search the Children's Room for clues. When you finish, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! Daily during open hours.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Tuesday September 28, 2021
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  (413)263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263- 6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263- 6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Creation Station

Daily during open hours, visit the Central Library Children's Room and check out our Creation Station! We will create art with different materials, methods, and media guaranteed to unleash your inner artist. If you love to make and to do, Creation Station is for you! For children of all ages.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

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

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk and search the Children's Room for clues. When you finish, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! Daily during open hours.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday September 29, 2021
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  (413)263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263- 6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263- 6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Creation Station

Daily during open hours, visit the Central Library Children's Room and check out our Creation Station! We will create art with different materials, methods, and media guaranteed to unleash your inner artist. If you love to make and to do, Creation Station is for you! For children of all ages.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

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

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk and search the Children's Room for clues. When you finish, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! Daily during open hours.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Thursday September 30, 2021
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  (413)263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Back to School Fun

Stop by and do a fun Back to School activity. Can't stay? Take the fun home with you! Suitable for kids in elementary school. While supplies last.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263- 6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263- 6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Book in a Jar Contest

Guess the book title from the jar of book confetti for a chance to win a prize. One jar for each age group: kids, teens and adult. Test your book smarts! It might be easy, it might be tricky…but it's sure to be fun! Winners will be contacted Oct. 1st. All ages.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Creation Station

Daily during open hours, visit the Central Library Children's Room and check out our Creation Station! We will create art with different materials, methods, and media guaranteed to unleash your inner artist. If you love to make and to do, Creation Station is for you! For children of all ages.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

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

Love scavenger hunts? The library has a different scavenger hunt every month! Pick up a clue sheet at the desk and search the Children's Room for clues. When you finish, you can pick a prize from our treasure box! Daily during open hours.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Circle Time Fun
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two. "Circle time" is a fun experience for your child and also a great way to be ready for preschool and kindergarten. We'll stay safe by meeting outdoors and encouraging social distancing. Families are welcome to bring their own blankets and sunscreen. (In event of rain, program will be canceled.) Ages 0-5, older siblings welcome.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Friday October 1, 2021 - Saturday October 16, 2021
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Decorate a Fall Pumpkin

Decorate a small styrofoam pumpkin with the supplies we give you or better yet add things from your own home. Send us a photo at tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org with the subject Pumpkin Contest to be entered in a raffle to win a small prize. While supplies last!

CONTACT:  Tricia Labroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
Friday October 1, 2021 - Saturday October 23, 2021
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Harvest Fun Activity

Stop by Mason Square for a bit of Autumn fun. We'll have a different craft weekly to celebrate fall. For children grades K-5.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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I Spy Mr. Pumpkin

Come to our library and look for the hidden decorated pumpkin hidden. Once you find it, you'll receive a treat, plus a raffle ticket to get a chance to win the pumpkin! All ages. During open hours.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413 263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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I Spy Mr. Pumpkin

Come to our library and look for the hidden decorated pumpkin hidden. Once you find it, you'll receive a treat, plus a raffle ticket to get a chance to win the pumpkin! All ages. During open hours.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413 263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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I Spy Mr. Pumpkin

Come to our library and look for the hidden decorated pumpkin hidden. Once you find it, you'll receive a treat, plus a raffle ticket to get a chance to win the pumpkin! All ages. During open hours.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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I Spy Mr. Pumpkin

Come to our library and look for the hidden decorated pumpkin hidden. Once you find it, you'll receive a treat, plus a raffle ticket to get a chance to win the pumpkin! All ages. During open hours.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
Friday October 1, 2021 - Saturday October 30, 2021
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

CONTACT:  Mayra Quiñones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Deluxe Paper Bag Puppet Kit

Paper bag puppets are a simple but super fun way to get creative. Take your puppet making to the next level with our deluxe kits! We'll provide several bags plus a variety of clothes and accessories. You provide tape or glue and your amazing imagination. Be sure to put on puppet shows for family and friends! 

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

Does your child like to create and would enjoy trying out Legos for the first time? Or are they a Lego expert who would like some new pieces? Stop by for a sampler bag of Lego bricks and get building! Available during open hours throughout the month of October for ages 3+.  Drop by in person or call for curbside pickup.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Friday October 1, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday October 2, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday October 4, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Art Explorers - Mark Making
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying all kinds of different mediums. So join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday October 5, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Homeschool Families Open House
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

We are so excited to welcome you back to the library! This open house is an opportunity to connect with old friends and new, learn about library resources, and share ideas with librarians about how we can support your homeschool family. Snacks and refreshments will be served. 

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday October 6, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Mason Square Fall Fest
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Stop by and catch up with old friends. Play a game in the Reading Garden, treat yourself to pie and kettle corn, make a Fall-inspired craft, or join an outdoor scavenger hunt! Guess the Pumpkin's Weight and get a chance to take it home! For families.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Molas: Fun Geometric Art
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Have you ever heard of molas? Molas are a geometric art form created through the fusion of the Guna and Spanish peoples' cultures. Stop by to create your own molas to bring home!

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413-263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Read to Reimi a Therapy Dog
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Children are invited to read to Reimi, a hypoallergenic Goldendoodle who loves everyone! Practice reading to her and become a confident reader. Ages 5 and up.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Worry Dolls
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Worry not when you have your own worry doll! Worry dolls are small hand-made dolls that were first created thousands of years ago by the Guatemalan ancestors of the Mayans. When children feel worried, they can tell those worries to the doll to feel better. Create your own worry dolls to take home.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Thursday October 7, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Circle Time Fun
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two. "Circle time" is a fun experience for your child and also a great way to be ready for preschool and kindergarten. We'll stay safe by meeting outdoors and encouraging social distancing. Families are welcome to bring their own blankets and sunscreen. (In event of rain, program will be canceled.) Ages 0-5, older siblings welcome.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
 
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Molas: Fun Geometric Art
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Have you ever heard of molas? Molas are a geometric art form created through the fusion of the Guna and Spanish peoples' cultures. Stop by  to create your own molas to bring home!

CONTACT:  Haydee Hodis  413-263-6805  HHodis@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
Friday October 8, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday October 9, 2021
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Leaf Rubbing Art

With crayons, leaves and paper make a colorful art masterpiece. 

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday October 11, 2021
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Columbus 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
Tuesday October 12, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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DinoROAR Storytime
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

ROAR!!!! Dinosaurs may be fierce, but they love stories! Come enjoy some of our FAVORITE dinosaur stories, songs, and activities, as well as a dino-themed craft in the Central Library Children's Room. Dino-ROAR Storytime will be structured for children 3-5 years old.

CONTACT:  Sam Hoffman  413-263-6828 X201  shoffman@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Worry Dolls
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Worry not when you have your own worry doll! Worry dolls are small hand-made dolls that were first created thousands of years ago by the Guatemalan ancestors of the Mayans. When children feel worried, they can tell those worries to the doll to feel better. Create your own worry dolls to take home.

CONTACT:  Haydee Hodis  413-263-6805  hhodis@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
Wednesday October 13, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Thursday October 14, 2021
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Circle Time Fun
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two. "Circle time" is a fun experience for your child and also a great way to be ready for preschool and kindergarten. We'll stay safe by meeting outdoors and encouraging social distancing. Families are welcome to bring their own blankets and sunscreen. (In event of rain, program will be canceled.) Ages 0-5, older siblings welcome.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
 
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Forest Park Fall Fest
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Stop by with the whole family to play a game in the Reading Garden, treat yourself to Fall themed snacks, make a Fall-inspired craft, or join an outdoor scavenger hunt! Guess the pumpkin's weight, and get a chance to take it home to add to your fall decor! This event is for all ages. In case of rain, program will take place in the community room. Co-sponsored with Springfield Together.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
Friday October 15, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
 
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Hispanic Heritage Month Passport
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Stop by the Brightwood Branch Library to celebrate the end of Hispanic Heritage Month! Travel around the library and visit several different 'countries'. Complete a short activity in each country to get your passport stamped. Collect all the stamps to get a prize! Ages 6-14.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413-263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
Saturday October 16, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Outdoor Storytime with Cadence the Dog
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

It's doggone time to get together!  Bring your own blanket and join us for outdoor storytime with Megan Marshall and her specially trained dog Cadence. We'll list to some paws-itively wonderful stories and then have time for a craft and for individual families to visit with Cadence.  Ideal for ages 3-8 with children of all ages welcome.

Please be aware that current covid safe policies must be followed and that the event may be postponed to the following Saturday in case of rain or extreme heat. Parents and caregivers are welcome to call the Sixteen Acres Branch for more information.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Monday October 18, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Art Explorers - Watercolors
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out watercolors, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday October 19, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday October 20, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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East Springfield Fall Fest
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Stop by and catch up with old friends. Play a fall game, treat yourself to pie and kettle corn, make a Fall- inspired craft,or join an outdoor scavenger hunt! Guess the Pumpkin's Weight and get a chance to take it home! For families.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413 263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Thursday October 21, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Circle Time Fun
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two. "Circle time" is a fun experience for your child and also a great way to be ready for preschool and kindergarten. We'll stay safe by meeting outdoors and encouraging social distancing. Families are welcome to bring their own blankets and sunscreen. (In event of rain, program will be canceled.) Ages 0-5, older siblings welcome.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Friday October 22, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday October 23, 2021
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Tricia LaBroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Mr. Boo Craft

Booooooo! Come create your own ghastly ghost.It's a frightfully fun family craft! For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday October 25, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Art Explorers - Charcoal
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out charcoal, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday October 26, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Kate Potapova  413 263-6853  kpotapova@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own. Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413 263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday October 27, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own. Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413 263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Kate Potapova  413 263-6853  kpotapova@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Thursday October 28, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own. Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413 263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
rec_paint_palette.png
Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Kate Potapova  413 263-6853  kpotapova@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Circle Time Fun
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for songs, rhymes and a story or two. "Circle time" is a fun experience for your child and also a great way to be ready for preschool and kindergarten. We'll stay safe by meeting outdoors and encouraging social distancing. Families are welcome to bring their own blankets and sunscreen. (In event of rain, program will be canceled.) Ages 0-5, older siblings welcome.

CONTACT:  Lori Chasen  413-263-6858  lchasen@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Friday October 29, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own. Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Mayra Quinones  413 263-6840  mquinones@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Kate Potapova  413 263-6853  kpotapova@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday October 30, 2021
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your very own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Kate Potapova  413 263-6853  kpotapova@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Cotton Swab Skeleton Art

Rattle on down to the library and make a silly skeleton of your own! Open hours. For families.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@SpringfieldLibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Halloween Party!
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us on the Musem Quad for a LIVE DJ, trick-or-treat, a teen costume contest, and a photo booth! DJ Ant Dowe will be spinning family-frendly tunes for you to get your dance on, while you show off your costumes and join the Halloween fun!

CONTACT:  Elizabeth McKinstry  413-263-6828 x437  emckinstry@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library
Monday November 1, 2021 - Saturday November 6, 2021
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3D Fall Tree Craft

Autumn is the time we see tree leaves turn brilliant colors. Come create a colorful 3D Fall tree with vibrant colors.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
Monday November 1, 2021 - Monday November 15, 2021
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Thanksgiving Cards for Meals on Wheels

Enjoy this special family-friendly activity while reaching out to our home-bound neighbors. Please return finished cards by Monday November 15, so they can be distributed for the holiday in a safe and timely manner. Open Hours.

CONTACT:  Diane Houle  413 263-6828 ext.293  dhoule@springfieldibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations
Monday November 1, 2021 - Tuesday November 30, 2021
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Month of Kindness Bingo

Did you know World Kindness Day is on November 13th?  For the month of November enjoy a game of Bingo to see how many kind gestures or random acts of kindness you can do. Bring back your Bingo card to be entered into a raffle to win a small prize. All Ages 

CONTACT:  Gregg Mitchell  413 263-6805  gmitchell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Brightwood
 
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Month of Kindness Bingo

Did you know World Kindness Day is on November 13th?  For the month of Novemver enjoy a game of Bingo to see how many kind gestures or random acts of kindness you can do. Bring back your Bingo card to be entered into a raffle to win a small prize. All Ages

CONTACT:  Tricia Labroad  413-263-6840  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
 
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Month of Kindness Bingo

Did you know World Kindness Day is on November 13th?  For the month of November enjoy a game of Bingo to see how many kind gestures or random acts of kindness you can do. Bring back your Bingo card to be entered into a raffle to win a small prize. All Ages

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413 263-6853  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park
 
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Month of Kindness Bingo

Did you know World Kindness Day is on November 13th?  For the month of November enjoy a game of Bingo to see how many kind gestures or random acts of kindness you can do. Bring back your Bingo card to be entered into a raffle to win a small prize. All Ages

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263-6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard
 
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Month of Kindness Bingo

Did you know World Kindness Day is on November 13th?  For the month of November enjoy a game of Bingo to see how many kind gestures or random acts of kindness you can do. Bring back your Bingo card to be entered into a raffle to win a small prize. All Ages

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
Monday November 1, 2021
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Art Explorers - Collage
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out collaging, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday November 2, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday November 3, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Friday November 5, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday November 6, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Monday November 8, 2021 - Saturday November 13, 2021
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Thankful Turkey

Families are invited to make this special seasonal craft.  Write down on the turkey's colorful feathers things you are thankful for. There is so much to be grateful for. Studies have shown that being grateful can increase one's well-being. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on what we are thankful for.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
Monday November 8, 2021
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Art Explorers - Ink
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out different ink techniques, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday November 9, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday November 10, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Read to Reimi a Therapy Dog
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Children are invited to read to Reimi, a hypoallergenic Goldendoodle who loves everyone! Practice reading to her and become a confident reader. Ages 5 and up.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
 
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Game On! Family Game Night
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Celebrate International Games Week at the Indian Orchard library. Play a variety of your favorite board games, Wednesday Nov. 10, from 4-7 at the Indian Orchard library. For all ages.

CONTACT:  Meg Galbreath  413 263 6846  mgalbreath@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Indian Orchard Community Room
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Thursday November 11, 2021
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Veterans 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
Friday November 12, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday November 13, 2021
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Chibicon
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Springfield City Library's celebration of Anime and Comics culture is back and better than ever! This year we will continue to offer the best in animated entertainment Saturday will feature some of your favorites in animation in our film festival and other surprises! Sunday will include our famous art, and costume contests, and much more! Snacks will be provided both days, and best of all- its completely free!

CONTACT:  Sarah Hodge-Wetherbe  413-263-6828 X425  shodge-wetherbe@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Community Room
 
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Gobble! Gobble! Turkey Egg Hunt
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Join us for some fun in the Mason Square Reading Garden! Help hunt down the hidden "turkey eggs" outside the library. You just may win a prize! Refreshments provided.  For families with kids ages 2-12. No raindate.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square Reading Garden
Sunday November 14, 2021
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Chibicon
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Springfield City Library's celebration of Anime and Comics culture is back and better than ever! This year we will continue to offer the best in animated entertainment Saturday will feature some of your favorites in animation in our film festival and other surprises! Sunday will include our famous art, and costume contests, and much more! Snacks will be provided both days, and best of all- its completely free!

CONTACT:  Sarah Hodge-Wetherbe  413-263-6828 X425  shodge-wetherbe@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Community Room
Monday November 15, 2021 - Friday November 19, 2021
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Apple Turkey Craft

Create a favorite seasonal craft using different foods to make an Apple Turkey. Take the Apple Turkeys home to use as a Thanksgiving table decoration. While supplies last. All ages.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
Monday November 15, 2021
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Art Explorers - Print Making
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out print making, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday November 16, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday November 17, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Kids Gaming Club
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Play computer games and make friends at the Gaming Club! We will be playing games that encourage collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking. The games included in this program are Roblox, Minecraft, Scratch, and more. Limited to 10 kids. Sign in begins at 5:45 p.m. Ages 8-12.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x444  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Computer Lab
Friday November 19, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday November 20, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday November 22, 2021
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Art Explorers - Quilling
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out quilling (a curled paper art style) so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday November 23, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday November 24, 2021
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Thanksgiving Eve: All Locations Close at 5 p.m.

All Springfield City Library locations will close at 5 p.m. in observance of the holiday.

CONTACT:  Director's Office  413 263-6828 ext 290  
LOCATION: All Library Locations
 
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
Thursday November 25, 2021
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Thanksgiving 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
Friday November 26, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday November 27, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Monday November 29, 2021 - Thursday December 30, 2021
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Library Mitten Tree

Donations of new mittens, gloves, hats, and scarves may be brought to any library location during open hours. Donated items will be distributed throughout Springfield in mid-December and early January. 

CONTACT:  Diane Houle  413 263-6828 ext.293  dhoule@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations
Monday November 29, 2021
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Art Explorers - Calligraphy
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out calligraphy, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday November 30, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday December 1, 2021 - Wednesday December 15, 2021
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Make a Faux Gingerbread House

Make your very own Gingerbread House to keep all year long. We will supply the cardboard base, felt for the gingerbread & candies to decorate your house. Make it special by adding your own materials found at home. When finished send a picture to tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org to be entered into a raffle to win a special prize. Kits can be picked up during open hours.

CONTACT:  Tricia  LaBroad  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
Wednesday December 1, 2021 - Wednesday December 22, 2021
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Elf on the Shelf

Come visit East Springfield Branch during open hours to see what our very own Elf on the Shelf is doing. When you find Elfie let us know so you can receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win a special prize

CONTACT:  Tricia  LaBroad  tlabroad@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Springfield
Wednesday December 1, 2021 - Thursday December 23, 2021
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New Year Cards for Meals on Wheels

Enjoy a special family activity while reaching out to your neighbors. All ages are welcome to drop in to any location and make New Year cards for homebound Meals on Wheels recipients. Materials provided. Finished cards will be delivered in early January.

CONTACT:  Diane Houle  413 263-6828 ext.293  dhoule@springfieldibrary.org
LOCATION: All Library Locations
 
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Seasonal Ornament Workshop

Stop by and make a seasonal ornament suitable to display anywhere. We'll make something different each week!  A fun activity for all ages. During open hours.

CONTACT:  Laura Normand  413 263-6853  lnormand@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Mason Square
Wednesday December 1, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Story-time Visit with Toto the Tornado Kitty
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Meet Toto, survivor of the June 2011 tornado. Found by rescuers in Brimfield, Toto is the subject of two books written by his owner, Jonathan Hall. Come listen as Jonathan shares Toto's remarkable rescue story.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
Friday December 3, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday December 4, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
 
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
 
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Cello Recital: Glorious Classical Music
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Back by popular demand, Boris Kogan (cello) and Sofya Shainskaya (piano) will play a wide variety of classical music just-in-time for the holidays.  The recital will highlight major classical styles and beloved composers such as J. S. Bach, Peter Tchaikovsky, and Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov.  Funding provided by the Rose Smith Grant, with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

CONTACT:  Reggie Wilson  413-263-6858  rwilson@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres
Tuesday December 7, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday December 8, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
 
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Read to Reimi a Therapy Dog
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Children are invited to read to Reimi, a hypoallergenic Goldendoodle who loves everyone! Practice reading to her and become a confident reader. Ages 5 and up.

CONTACT:  Maureen Tipton  413-263-6836  mtipton@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: East Forest Park Children's Room
Friday December 10, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday December 11, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Tuesday December 14, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday December 15, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
Friday December 17, 2021
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Home City Families: Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Parents and their children are invited to join us for stories, songs, and activities! East Forest Park Branch Library Playgroup is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: East Forest Park Community Room
Saturday December 18, 2021
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Family Storytime
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Children of all ages and their families are invited to our weekly storytime featuring books, songs, activities, and crafts. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6828 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Tuesday December 21, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday December 22, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
Friday December 24, 2021
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Christmas Eve: 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
Saturday December 25, 2021
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Christmas 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
Tuesday December 28, 2021
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Hora de Cuentos / Spanish Storytime
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Vengan y participen todos los martes en una hora de cuentos en español: cuentos, cancioncitas, rimas, y actividades manuales. Compartan con amiguitos y refrescos. Edades 1-5, familias bienvenidas.

Come and join us every Tueday for a story time in Spanish: stories, songs, rhymes, and crafts. Make new friends and enjoy snacks. Ages 1-5, families welcome.

CONTACT:  Lee Moonan  413-263-6843  lmoonan@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Forest Park Program Den
 
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Wee Ones: Storytime and Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Storytime plays an important role in building early literacy and social skills. Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs, and playtime for babies and toddlers birth to five with social time for caregivers.

CONTACT:  Ellen Sulzycki  413-263-6853 x201  esulzycki@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Wednesday December 29, 2021
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Home City Families: Gross Motor Playgroup
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Calling all parents with young children! We invite you along with your child for a fun filled hour of gross motor fun to develop physical abilites. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Mason Square Community Room
 
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Home City Families: Bilingual Playgroup
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Whether Spanish is your primary language or you’re looking for your child to learn a little Spanish, this is the group for you! Brightwood Branch Library Playgroup is a bilingual group run in both English & Spanish! This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and give your child the opportunity to socialize with other children their age. No registration required!

CONTACT:  Jennifer Teehan-Sanford    teehan-sanfordj@springfieldpublicschools.com
LOCATION: Brightwood Community Room
Friday December 31, 2021
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New Year's Day (Observed)

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
Saturday January 8, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Monday January 31, 2022
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Art Explorers - Paint Markers
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Get messy and make some art! Artists will explore different materials and styles, learn some art history, and most importantly get their hands dirty and have fun! For art lovers 8-14, no art experience required.

This week we're trying out paint markers, so join us and make your mark! 

CONTACT:  Talin Linina, Sam Hoffman  4132636828 x395  tlinina@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Central Library Children's Room
Saturday February 5, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday March 5, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday April 2, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday May 7, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday June 4, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday July 9, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday August 6, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room
Saturday September 3, 2022
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Lunch Bunch: Tween Edition
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Are you a kid who wants to be more independent and find ways to cook for yourself? Join children's librarian Talin to learn how to make fun, healthy lunches. For tweens ages 8-12. Classes limited to 10 participants and pre-registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Chelsea Bell  413-268-6858  cbell@springfieldlibrary.org
LOCATION: Sixteen Acres Community Room

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