2014 Summer Reading Information
The Plainville Public Library
is pleased to offer an exciting summer of reading fun. Readers can track
their summer reading progress beginning Monday June 23 through Sunday August
17, 2014. Registration begins the last day of school, June 20th.
Fizz, Boom, Read (pre-readers and independent readers up to grade 5)
(or listen) for 20 minutes a day. For every 7 days of reading, children are
eligible for great prizes. Sign up
For PDF flyers of "Fizz, Boom, Read" programs, click
generously donated by local businesses.
Spark a Reaction (students entering grades 6-12)
For every book
read and reviewed, readers will be entered into our weekly raffle drawing.
here to create a free online reading account. Just log in, add
the books read, write a review, and your name will automatically be entered
into the weekly raffle drawing. Prizes are generously donated by local
For a PDF of "Spark a Reaction" programs, click
Summer Reading Programs
Kick-off: Curious Creatures Live Animal Show (all ages)
Thursday June 26 at
educational, and entertaining look at some unusual and exotic creatures.
Programming: Monday June 23 through Friday August 15
by the Friends of the Plainville Public Library.
All programs listed below are drop in, no
through 8/11) at 10:30 AM
includes stories, songs, and fingerplays, with a little technology twist.
Kindle Fires will be available for use during the program.
Kindle Fires will
be available for use during the program.
Please note: Space is limited
to the first 15 families.
Open Craft Mondays (all ages)
Drop in anytime
between 10 am and 5pm. Science related crafts every Monday
(6/23 through 8/11).
Mondays at 6 PM
(6/23 through 8/11)
Need a reading
buddy? Always wanted to try a duct tape project? Need some help on your
chess game? Our talented teen leaders will be here to teach you something
new on Monday nights.
Mother Goose on
(ages 0-23 months)
Tuesdays at 10:30
AM (6/24 through 8/12)
fingerplays and puppets complete this lively morning program for the tiniest
library patrons and their caregiver.
Wednesdays at 10:30
AM (6/25 through 8/13)
Calling all future
engineers! We provide the building blocks and the weekly theme. The
possibilities are endless.
Wednesdays at 6
PM (6/25 through 8/13)
Bring your dinner
and enjoy family movies all summer long.
June 25: The LEGO
July 2: Flubber
July 9: Wall-E (G)
July 16: Chitty
Chitty Bang Bang (G)
July 23: Meet the
July 30: The Lorax
August 6: The
August 13: Up (G)
(best for ages 2-5)
Thursdays at 10:30
AM (6/26 through 8/12)
Kids and their
caregivers will have some fun moving and grooving to some lively songs.
(best for ages 3-11)
Fridays at 10:30 AM
(6/27 through 8/15, no class 7/4)
Join us for a
silly science demonstration followed by some interactive hands-on projects.
6/27 plants, 7/11 human body, 7/18 sound, 7/25 electricity, 8/1 kitchen
science, 8/8 colors, 8/15 surprise!