The new Springfield-Lakemore Branch Library will officially open to the public Monday, February 19, at noon in the Tri-County Plaza, which is located at 1500 Canton Road. 

The public is invited to preview the new library on Saturday, February 17, from 2 to 4 pm, during a COMMUNITY RECEPTION.  A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 1:45 pm. Doors will open at 2 pm.

At approximately 4500 sq. ft., the satellite branch will house a collection of books, magazines, audio and video, 12 public PCs, free Wi-Fi, toys for children, and a community meeting room. Services include programs for adults, teens, and children, computer training and book discussion groups and early childhood programs.

Branch Hours are:

Monday       12 – 8 pm
Tuesday       10 am – 8 pm               
Wednesday  12 – 6 pm
Thursday     12 - 8 pm
Friday          12 – 6 pm
Saturday      10 am -  5 pm

For more information about the community reception and opening, call the Library’s Neighborhood Services Manager, Barb White, at 330-643-9082.