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Forest Park Branch Library Gets a Lift

Temporarily Closing for Renovation Beginning June 8, 2009

SPRINGFIELD, MA – May 27, 2009 – Each level of the Forest Park Branch Library will soon be accessible to all, necessitating closing the branch until the end of October. Patrons may continue to use the book drop until June 29. During the construction phase please visit one of our other Springfield City Library locations, and, while you’re there be sure and sign yourself and/or your children up for our Summer Reading Program. In addition check out our library website at for branch locations and hours and upcoming events.

For additional information call Janet at 263-6828, ext. 422.

About the Springfield City Library

For over 150 years, the Springfield City Library ( has provided public library service to area residents.  Starting with a single central library in 1857, the Springfield City Library today maintains ten neighborhood branches.  Using state-of-the-art technology, the Library provides free and easy access to information and the opportunity for lifelong learning through a variety of programs and services, including Internet access at each location. Springfield City Library – A Place for You.

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