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Daily Calendar of Events

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From the Adult Department:

May Movie Schedule

The May monthly movie, The Big Short, will be shown Thursday, May 12th at 1:00pm and Saturday, May 21st at 1:30pm in the Peter F. Chase Auditorium at the Plainville Library. The movie is based on the 2010 non-fiction book of the same name by Michael Lewis about the financial crisis of 2007-2008. This film was nominated for five Academy Awards. It is rated R and runs 2 hours and 10 minutes.


Friends of the Library On-going Book Sale

Come and check out our new Friends of Library book store.  It is now located near the computer lab next to the reference area.


Computer & Technology Help

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The Plainville Public Library will present the “Ten Essential Oils Every Home Should Have” with Jessica Lagassey on Thursday, May 26th at 7pm in the Peter F. Chase Auditorium. Jessica will discuss the benefits and uses of each oil and have oils available to smell and sample. Some of the oils being discussed are frankincense, lavender, lemon, peppermint, tea tree oil, and oregano. Handouts about each oil will be provided. Please contact the Plainville Public Library with any questions at 860-793-1446.



Adult Colouring Program

Enjoy a relaxing evening of adult coloring at the Plainville Public Library. Drop-in at 6:30pm on June 16th. Coloring will be held in the Peter F. Chase Auditorium with refreshments provided by the Friends of the Plainville Public Library. Colored pencils, markers, and coloring pages will be provided. Participants are welcome to bring their own coloring supplies if desired. Click here for a flyer.

Plainville Writer's Workshop - Free

This peer-led series is held at the library on Thursday evenings twice a month (see the library calendar for dates). This is an opportunity for you to share your original work and receive helpful support and respectful critiques from your peers. Open to the public. Call the Reference Desk for more information: 860-793-1446.
























Plainville Public Library
56 East Main St
Plainville, CT 06062
Adult Dept: 860-793-1446
Children's Dept: 860-793-1450

Library Director: Douglas Lord

Monday - Thursday 10am - 9pm
(Children's Room closes at 8pm)
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Open Sundays 1-5pm from Janurary - April


ABC Mouse is accessbible on the library's computers.  Visit or call the Children's Department if you have any questions.