NEW to our Plainville Public Library customers! TUMBLEBOOKS.
Three are thousands of great kids books here - read alongs, chapter books, graphic novels, language learning, nonfiction and more for kids up through grade 6. Go ahead look here for more books to read for Miss Laura's 100 book "while we are out" challenge.
PS - Kids in the Plainville Public School have been using this at school.
The Library is closed to the public. Staff will be answering phones to try to help you with online materials Monday March 23 from 10 - 4pm and Tueday March 24 from 10 - 12 noon. Takeout will ONLY BE THESE 2 DAYS AND TIMES. Due to the Govenor's mandate of closing all Nonessential buisnesses as of Tuesday, March 24 at Noon. If you have holds we are calling you today to pick them up ASAP.
No Library services will be available after Noon on March 24.
We are not accepting returns of library items in our book drops. But that is OK because ALL ITEMS ARE NOT DUE BACK UNTIL APRIL 15.
HANG ON TO THE MATERIALS UNTIL THEN. THANK YOU! You might need to read it twice just to have something to do anyways.
Register ONLINE for a card
Get immediate access to our digital collections through an eCard.
With an eCard, your library is always open. Access hundreds of free online resources 24/7 including e-books, e-magazines, downloadable videos, music and audiobooks, databases, and more.
Online cards will not expire for 8 weeks so you have plenty of time to check out what is available for you!
Open Monday 3/16 until 4:30pm - holds will be available for pick up until 8pm in the foyer.
Closed to the public until further notice by Board of Health.
Staff will be answering phones to try to help you with online materials, renewing your library card, etc.
We will be offering "takeout" if you call ahead or place holds to order what you want (even if it is 3 books by Mary Higgins Clark). When you call ahead to let us know you are picking up your items, we will leave them in a bag with your name outside the front door starting Tuesday March 17. Please pick up within a half hour of calling. Thank you for your understanding.
If you have holds available for you and wish for a quick pickup - call ahead 508-695-1784 and give us your name and your estimated time of arrival and we will have your holds checked out to you and ready to go when you arrive. The Library: Making your errands faster. AND you can park in our new 15 minute parking space!
The Monster Squad is calling all monster enthusiasts! Friday, March 6 at 4pm. 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 parties, ages 6-12, are welcome to join! This month is FAIRIES!
Tuesday, March 3 - All Plainville precincts will be voting at the Municipal Complex.
Precinct 1 at the Public Safety Building, Precincts 2 & 3 at the Town Hall
Please check your precinct in advance at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/voterregistrationsearch/myvoterregstatus.aspx
Please note the increased traffic to the complex on March 3 and there are no Storytimes at the Library that day.
We are sorry but Miss Laura is sick today. FAIR is cancelled for today. Thank you for understanding. We will see you next month.
Melissa loves reading mysteries and historical fiction. She watches way too much hockey. And would like to have more time for crafting cool stuff.