Richard Deutsch presents Springfield Free Public Library Director Dale Spindel with an award winning photograph taken by his late brother, longtime Springfield resident Martin Deutsch. Standing with Deutsch and Spindel is Library Board President Debra Neher. The photograph is one of several taken by Martin Deutsch that his brother is donating to the permanent collection of the library's Donald B. Palmer Museum.
"We Love Our Volunteers" was the theme for this year's Volunteer Recognition Dinner at the Springfield Free Public Library. Library staff and board members hosted a dinner on February 11 at which the efforts of the library's large group of volunteer workers were recognized for their service.