The Plainville Public Library does host a volunteer program for those who wish to give of themselves to benefit the Library. This program is for those who wish to give an hour or two per week to the library. You can pick up an application form at the Library or print your application and bring it to the library. The volunteer program is for persons over the age of 18 only.
Adult Volunteer Application
For more occasional volunteers feel free to contact the Friends of the Plainville Public Library, Inc. who have many events throughout the year with which to help.
Fall: Costume Swap
Winter: Book Sale
Summer: book sales, summer events
The Memorial/Honorarium Program allows you to donate money to the Library to be spent on books in honor or in memory of a loved one. The honoree or the family of one so honored will receive a hand written note from the Library, telling of the donor’s gift as well as the title chosen. A bookplate is placed in the donated item, listing the honoree and donor.
If you are interested in the Memorial/Honorarium program, please stop by the Library or call (508) 695-1784 to make arrangements or you can mail your donation to the Library using the following FORM If you have any questions, please call the library at (508) 695-1784.
Thank you for thinking of the Plainville Library.
Donations of Materials
The Plainville Public Library will accept donations of materials (ie: books, cd's, movies) in good condition. We do not accept VHS (videocassettes), text books, Reader's digest, magazines, or out of date travel or computer titles. We reserve the right to refuse any donations.
All donations of books and other materials made to the Plainville Public Library become the property of the Library, to be used in any manner deemed necessary, such as, but not limited to, enhancing the collection, giving the items to the Friends of the Plainville Public Library, Inc. to be re-sold, or to be disposed of in any suitable manner that may be of benefit to the Library.
The Plainville Public Library gratefully acknowledges all gifts. We regret that we are not able to assess donations for their monetary value for tax purposes. If you need a receipt, please count your items before arriving.
Library Wish List
The Plainville Public Library is currently wishing for the following items, if you think you may be able to help, please call Melissa Campbell at 508-695-1784
Metal jar lids (pickle size)
Rectangle Tissue boxes
Small plastic bottles (prescription, spice)