Federal and State Tax Forms…Print copies are in the Library! 

You can get many forms and instructions online from the IRS web site at www.irs.gov/Forms-&-Pubs, and from the Mass. state Department of Revenue at www.mass.gov/dor/forms.

Dog Reading Book

See Adult page for upcoming programs:

Knit for Charity! Adult and Teen knitters of all abilities are invited to the Richard Sugden Library, Spencer, on Thursdays May 8-June 26, 2014 from 6:00-7:00 pm. The Library will supply patterns, from pet blankets to chemo caps and lap blankets for veterans, and a comfortable space to knit. You supply the yarn, needles, and conversation! We have a variety of free patterns and charities available, at the Library’s Main Desk. You are encouraged to choose your patterns prior to May 8th so that you have the supplies needed to begin your project. Pre-registration is requested. Call or visit the Library, or email: dfarmosa@cwmars.org to pre-register.

 TeensSee Teen Page for upcoming programs:

Teen Advisory Group April 26, 1:00-2;00

Teen Movie Night: The Hobbit (rated PG13) 7:00-9:40 PM

Teen X-Box , Tuesdays 3:00-4:30

kid on booksSee Kids Page for upcoming programs:

Build It, Mondays 4:30-5:30

Lego club, Every other Tuesday 6:00-6:45

Paint is Poetry in Motion, Wednesdays 4:00-5:30 in April

April Vacation programs: Lego Movie Scavenger Hunt, Recycled Slogan Pins, and Movie Frozen (rated PG)

Pre-school programs: Music and Movement with Miss Tammy, Icky Sticky Playtime, Getting Ready to Read



New Databases to use with your Spencer Library Card.



Resume Database



Language learning made easy online!

CWMARSTo log into your account, click here: C/W MARS. We are full members of the Central/Western MA Resource Sharing (C/W MARS) network. If you already have a C/WMARS library card, you are welcome to use it at the Richard Sugden Library. You can request items online, and have them delivered to the library using your C/WMARS card! To get a free library card, bring in a photo ID and a piece of mail with your current address. EVERGREEN –All Central and Western items are now in ONE catalog! *Library cards are required for all library transactions.



The Library is a Free WiFi location! We have and open connection from any area of the  Library! Bring in your lap top and try it out today!


Museum Passes

Ecotarium www.ecotarium.org Hours Tuesday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5 year-round. Museum coupon admits 2 adults and 2 children at 50% regular museum admission price (You pay $7.00 adults; $4.00 children 2-18, $5.00 senior citizens and college students with ID. Chilren under 2 admitted free. Active military personnel receive 2 for 1 admission with ID.)

Eric Carle Museum www.carlemuseum.org
Tuesday-Friday 10-4, Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5. Open Mondays during school vacation weeks. Museum pass provides free admission for two adults and up to four children.

Old Sturbridge Village www.osv.org Open daily 9:30-5:00. Check for winter holiday hours. Museum pass admits up to 4 people at 50% regular admission price. (You pay $12.00 adults, $11.00 seniors, $4.00 youth 3-17. Children ages 2 and under admitted free.

Massachusetts State Park Pass www.mass.gov/forparks.html
The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has donated an annual “ParksPass” hangtag which entitles the bearer to free parking for one vehicle at over 50 day-use facilities in the State Parks system that charges a fee; not valid for camping.

Tower Hill Botanic Garden www.towerhillbg.org
Tuesday-Sunday and Holidays, Mondays 9-5 year round. Check hours for Twigs Cafe, shop and Library. Museum pass provides free admission for up to 4 people. Pass NO LONGER includes discount at the Shop at  Tower Hill.

QR Code (Quick Response Code)

A two-dimensional bar code. Users with a smart phone or android can take a picture of the image of the QR code to open the Library’s web page in your telephone’s browser.

The Meeting Rooms

The Richard Sugden Library Community Room seats up to forty people and is available for community groups on a first-come, first-served basis.
Arrangements can be made to use the small adjoining kitchen facilities as well as standard AV equipment. To reserve the Meeting Room call the Library or email:dfarmosa@cwmars.org. Please refer to the Richard Sugden Library Community Room Policies/Application for Use forms, for specific information. The library also has a smaller Quiet Study room with space for up to six people. This can be reserved by phone or in person.


The Library Mission

The mission of the Richard Sugden Library is to provide open and free access to educational, informational, recreational, historical, and cultural resources for area residents through its collections and programs. The library is a community center, offering meeting spaces and study areas for a wide variety of library and community events.