Thursday, October 20, 2016

Fantastical Friday, October 28 from 4 - 6

You are invited to a celebration at Springfield Town Library!  Halloween is a great time to celebrate all things magical and pay homage to our favorite wizard, Harry Potter!  

Fantastical Friday A Wizarding Event will be held on Friday, October 28th.  The Springfield Town Library will host festivities such as Fortune Telling, Potions Class, Harry Potter Trivia, Staged Readings with audience participation, Games, Crafts, Stories and Snacks from 
4-6pm.  The celebration will continue with Aqua Quidditch and a Marauders Treasure Hunt at the Edgar May Health and Recreation Center from 6:30 to 8pm.

This is a free family event brought to you in partnership with the Springfield Food CoOp, the Springfield Town Library and the Edgar May Health and Recreation Center.  Costumes are encouraged but optional!

For more information, contact the Springfield Town Library at (802) 885-3108.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Upcoming Adult Programs:

Antarctica and South Georgia ~
100 years after Shackleton

With  Peter LaBelle

Thursday,  October 6

6:30 PM

Rediscovering Wooden Boats

With  Jay Whitehair

Thursday,  October 27

6:30 PM


Book Discussion of The Endurance

With  library director Amy Howlett

Two dates available:

Wednesday,  November 9

Noon  – 1 PM


Thursday,  November 10

6 PM  – 7 PM

Dog Sledding With Braeburn Siberians

With  Kathy Bennett and Alex MacLennan

Monday,  November 14

6:30 PM

To be held in the 
Flinn Reading Room
Springfield Town Library

Friday, August 26, 2016

Upcoming & Ongoing Adult Programs:

 The Finest Hours:
The True Story Behind the U.S. Coast Guard’s Most Daring Sea Rescue

With  New York Times Bestselling author Mike Tougias

A Vermont Humanities Council Event

Wednesday,  August 31

6:30 PM - 8 PM

To be held at the 
First Congregational Church
77 Main Street, Springfield, VT

The Woodchuck Returns to Gardening

With  Vermont gardening author Ron Krupp

Bring your gardening questions!

Thursday,  September 15

6:30 PM

To be held in the 
Flinn Reading Room
Springfield Town Library


Passport to Vermont Libraries

Summer 2016 Wrap Up

Participants have from September 1 - September 15 to bring their passports to their “home” library to have their stamps / stickers counted by a library staff member. 

Prizes for the most visits will be awarded in three categories: child, young adult, and adult. These winners will also be entered into a statewide contest where three winners, one from each category, will win a grand prize which will be provided by VLA. On October 1st there will be a grand prize ceremony at the Brown Public Library in Northfield to give out these prizes and participation certificates.