Starting June 25: Summer Storytimes will be held Mondays at 10:30am for Preschool and Tuesdays at 10:30am for Infants & Toddlers with Miss Laura. There will be no storytimes the week of July 4th
The Annual Teddy Bear Picnic with Cindy Tuminelli will be held at the Telford Park Gazebo at 142 South St. at Noon on Tuesday, June 12. Bring your stuffed friend, lunch, blanket and chairs for a musical picnic with Miss Cindy! Registration for the Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program starts today. Spsonsored by the Friends of the Plainville Public Library, Inc.
Summer Hours are June 4 through Labor Day.
Monday 10-8pm, Tuesday 10-5pm, Wednesday 10-8pm, Thursday 10-2pm and Friday 1-5pm
Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.
We have ides for awesome recycled musical instruments for our Make and Take Fridays this summer, but we need your help collecting! We need: rectangle tissue boxes, metal jar lids (pickle size), small plastic bottles (spice or prescription, coffee cans or round oatmeal containers, and 1 liter plastic bottles.
If you can help - drop off your clean recycled materials at the library. Thanks!
Heading to the beach? or did you loose your ring while gardening? We have a metal detector you can borrow! Come try it out!
Metal Detector Kit Contents:
· Metal detector
· Carrying case
· Instruction manual
· Book “Metal Detecting”
Bring the kids in grades K - 2 for fun phonics activities and games. They won't even know they are strengthening thier reading skills!
Test your garden soil so you know what you need to add to make your garden the best this season!
Contents of the kit:
· Soil fertility meter
· Soil fertility meter instructions
· Soil pH meter
· Soil pH meter instructions
· Book “How to improve soil conditions in your garden”
· Book “Improving your soil”
We offer storytime for infants and toddlers twice a week in May and through June 19. Mondays at 1:30pm and Tuesdays at 10:30am. Pick which is best for you. Miss Laura will lead you in stories and songs and fingerplays. Then check out our cool new infant and Play with a Purpose areas within the children's room which will promote large and small motor skills, school readiness and early literacy skills.
Got iPad? Kindle? eReader? Did you figure out how to get FREE eBooks Yet? Kristine can help. Come by on Mondays from 7-8pm with your device and your "store" passwords and she can get you up and running with the LIbby App or Overdrive website to get your FREE eBooks with your library card.
Melissa loves reading mysteries and historical fiction. She watches way too much hockey. And would like to have more time for crafting cool stuff.