Teens who love anime and comics…

For teens who love anime and/or comics: The Springfield City Library is hosting its annual celebration of anime and comics, Chibiconn, on Saturday and Sunday, November 15 and 16th.

If you are interested, you can find the full schedule and information at: http://www.springfieldlibrary.org/library/services/chibiconn-2014/.  There is also a flyer and schedule of events posted in the YA room at our library.

Calling all teen writers!

Calling all teen writers (7th – 12th grade)! We are seeking poems or short essays for a writing contest, to be held during Teen Read Week, October 12-18.  The theme is: “Turning Dreams Into Reality.”  Submission must be an original piece of work, and should be emailed or handed in at the library (children’s room) during the week of Oct.12.  There will be a first and second place winner, and prizes will be gift cards for books or media.  Announcement of the winners will be at the end of October.

Submissions can be emailed to holshever@gmail.com.  Please clearly label your piece with your name, grade and contact information.

Children’s Story Times & Info



Group Of Elementary Age Schoolchildren Running Outside


Come to Story Time!

Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. – Pre-school Story Time

Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m. – Pre-school Story Time and Craft

Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. – Toddler Story Time


Check out our helpful links to the right!

adult and child reading

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— Jorge Luis Borges