Walk the Community Solar System
We have a Community Solar System in Plainville. Go for a little walk starting at the Sun (which is at the Library) and find the planets at the scaled distances from the 8" SUN. Hint: Neptune is at An Unlikely Story.
"Drive In" Movie Friday June 28 @ 3:30pm
Come in to Decorate your "car" box for our "Drive in" Movie starting at 3:30pm. We provide you the box. Feel free to bring your own snacks and pillows
FREE with your Plainville Public Library card. Keep the exploring going all summer long with these great introductory videos on a range of topics geared for kids in grades 3-6. Digital fliip books, games and quizzes from Scholastic, a respected educational source. Just log in with your Plainville Library card.
Scavenger Hunt Begins Today!
Are you ready to go? Our Little Green Man took a bunch of selfies in Plainville on his trip. Do you know where he went? Turn in your entry by 8pm on July 15 for a chance to win 4 Southwick's Zoo Tickets. http://www.plainvillepubliclibrary.org/scavengerhunt.html
Learn along with Teachables
Want to Mearn MORE about space, the planets, Earth, and astronauts?
Check out Scholastic Teachables with your Plainville Public Library card number. Learning activities for ages PK - grade 6. Print out activity sheets, games, and mini books to color yourself. Take the Summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories" to an all new level.
Free Family Concert Monday 6/24 @ 6pm
The 10th Annual Massachusetts Walking Tour makes it way through Plainville this year as it explores the Ten Mile River Watershed. Join us for a fun family concert at the Telford Park gazebo, 142 South St., with the traveling musicians: Mark Madeville, Raianne Richards, Vito Caccavelli, Amy Alvey and Mark Kilianski. Sponsored by the Plainville Cultural Council, the Friends of the Plainville Public Library, Inc. For information on the daily hikes in our area as they travel please see www.masswalkingtour.org. Light rain: it will be held in under the canopy at the park - heavy rain: it will be held at the Plainville Public Library.
Something for everyone this summer at the Plainville Public Library. Early literacy Activity sheets, Read & Bead and Summer BINGO.
Monster Squad talks MUMMIES
The Monster Squad is calling all monster enthusiasts! Friday, June 7 at 4pm: MUMMIES! 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!
Melissa loves reading mysteries and historical fiction. She watches way too much hockey. And would like to have more time for crafting cool stuff.