The Springfield Town Library will remain closed to the public until further notice. Library staff will work inside the building and are available to answer questions by phone (885-3108) Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can also reach out to us by email springfieldlibrary@hotmail.com or through our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/stlvermont/ .

You can find all other answers about library operations on this page


Special Election--School Budget Vote--June 16

For more info, click here. Absentee ballots may be requested by calling the town office (885-2104).

The Healing Library

Healing Library

1) THE DEATH OF A LOVED ONE
The Healing Library: The Death of a Loved One

2) THE DEATH OF A PET
The Healing Library: The Death of a Pet

3) ALZHEIMER’S & YOUR FAMILY
The Healing Library: Alzheimer's & Your Family

WHAT IS THE HEALING LIBRARY?

The Healing Library is a series of kits designed to make a family's journey of healing following a trauma easier to navigate and personalize. ​

Designed to be checked out of the library just like a book!

Each Kit consists of the following:

A Discussion Guide – with tips for discussing the difficult subject as a family

Activities Guide – consisting of holistic art & play therapy activities to assist in expression, communication, & healing, we recommend you also include the materials to participate in the activities in your kit

Acts of Kindness Guide – featuring proactive activities of community support designed to empower

Community Helpers Guide – with national suggestions and opportunities for local customization, we encourage you to customize this section with local resources 

Curated Book Suggestions with Discussion Guides – providing observation and discussion prompts to utilize while sharing for each book provided

How to Use This Kit Guides – for both families and lending organizations providing this wide variety of materials as well as the books and supplies needed to participate in the various activities lending organizations allow families to explore their healing journey without the distraction of added research or shopping. Instead, families can simply share in the experience of healing while engaging in social emotional learning together.

Find in our Catalog

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