Theodor Seuss Geisel, born March 2, 1904, right here in Springfield, Massachusetts, was an American children's author, political cartoonist, illustrator, poet, animator, and filmmaker. He is known for his work writing and illustrating more than 60 books under the pen name Dr. Seuss. His work includes many of the most popular children's books of all time, selling over 600 million copies and being translated into more than 20 languages.
From March 1-5, stop by any library location during open hours and celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss with a special take & make project!
New eCard Gives You Instant Online Access
What is an eCard?
An eCard is a CW MARS library card that you can register for online without the need to visit a library in person. It provides cardholders access to electronic materials - such as ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, and databases.
The eCard does not allow you to check out physical materials. It is for electronic materials only. eCards may be upgraded to a physical library card with full borrowing privileges by visiting your local library.
Am I eligible for an eCard?
You are eligible to apply for a CW MARS eCard, if you:
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the East Forest Park Branch Library! Stop in during open hours and pick up Irish-themed take home crafts along with tasty St. Patrick's Day treats - they just may give you the Luck of the Irish! All ages.
ONLINE via Zoom in March - East Forest Park Branch Wednesday March 9 | 6-7:30 AM | Adults and Teens
Join us for our monthly model building meet-up. What have you been working on? A '69 Camaro, an Apollo Lunar Lander, a RX-78-2 Gundam? From classic cars to futuristic spacecrafts, find them all at your fingertips as you construct the perfect plastic model kit.
Local author Haven Williams presents a discussion on his updated book, A Call to Arms, which takes a bold look at how slavery, racism, and occupational power intersect. Following the presentation, the floor will be open to discussion both about the book itself and the larger topic of police brutality and racism. Please click here to register and get the Zoom link.
Gumdrop Challenge Photos From February
Dr. Seuss at Mason Square
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