Wednesday, January 23 @ 4pm: Join us for a night of exploring a book together. Families Adventures In Reading is a fun way to share stories, learn book sense and build a home library. Each month a different story will be chosen for reading by the group, after which we will discuss our thoughts about the story then participate in a story related craft. Each family is welcome to keep a copy of the book for their home libraries. Registration is required for a maximum of 6 families per session. Click here to register
Library discards will be for sale in the conference room for $1 each during regular library hours. There will be a bag sale on Saturday January 26 only from 10am - 2pm, We provide the bag - you fill it for $5.
Friday, January 18 at 4pm - Come and be a part of our Animal Club at the Plainville Library! Join Miss Laura as we explore a different animal each month. We will talk about all differente kinds of pets and animals you can keep and we may have a visit with a live animal or have a fun activity to tie it all together. Registration is not required and all interested parties, ages 6-12, are welcome to attend!
Wednesday, January 16 at 6pm - We will have different literacy building games available in a variety of reading ability levels - games like Boggle Jr., compound word puzzles, Silly Sentences, and Scrabble Jr. to name a few. This is a drop in activity and is open for pre-readers to advanced readers and you should be able to find a game to engage or challenge everyone!
Wednesday, Janaury 9 at 6pm - Drop in the library and learn a kid friendly card games. We will use standard, regular cards - no special decks required - and no notepad needed to keep score. We will play games like: Old Maid, Snap, Crazy Eights, Slapjack, and Garbage, to name a few. This is a great way to learn new games and ways to keep kids busy and entertained and the only thing you need is a standard deck of cards!
Borrow our new Makey Makey kit and see for yourself.
All equipment goes out for a week with your SAILS library card. STEM Rules!
Book your discounted admission passes online to some really great places like the Museum of Science, New England Aquarium or Museum of Fine Arts
Friday, January 4 at 4pm: The Monster Squad is calling all monster enthusiasts! Join Leader Laura Lupin as we explore a different monster each month. Let’s learn about cryptids and creatures, share some stories, then have a fun activity to tie it all together. Registration is not required and all interested, ages 6-12, are welcome to attend!
Wednesday, January 9 at 7pm, The Pinterest Can't Fail club for Adults and Teens is making a no sew scarf with easy sew yoyo flowers to decorate it. Register online at http://www.plainvillepubliclibrary.org/pinterestcantfail.html Materials fee is $5 and will be collected that evening.
The Library will be closed December 24 & 25 for the holiday.
New Year's Eve we are open 10-2pm for your last minute movies. And we are closed January 1.
Melissa loves reading mysteries and historical fiction. She watches way too much hockey. And would like to have more time for crafting cool stuff.