Tag: Library

Council discusses town budget, school budget, and library

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER On Thursday, March 7, the Plainville Town Council will hear from residents during a public hearing regarding the town manager’s proposed budget. The decision was approved unanimously at the council’s Feb. 19 meeting. The public hearing…

There’s a mouse in the house

Jacob Fadziewicz and his mom, Julie, get a chance to meet the star of the children’s book “If you give a mouse a cookie” during a special event at the Plainville Public Library last Saturday. Children in attendance were surprised…

Fun at the library

Wyatt, 2, and his mother, Elisa Wharton, put together a puzzle at the Plainville Public Library last Friday. Photo by JANELLE MORELLI

Town groups receive foundation grants

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain distributed $232,300 in grant awards benefitting non-profit organizations in Plainville, New Britain, Southington, and Berlin. The Foundation announces grants of this nature three times per year. The Plainville…

Plainville library, Rec. Dept. offers programs during school break

The Plainville Public Library and the Plainville Recreation Department have announced their 2014 Holiday Vacation Week Special Programs.   Tuesday , Dec. 23: ““Music Together with Miss Felice”  (ages 0-5 with caregiver), 10:30 a.m. Join Miss Felice from the Circle…

During Library Week, helping hand offered

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER In celebration of National Library Week, the Plainville Public Library plans to waive overdue fines on its books for users who make a donation to the Plainville Community Food Pantry. Next week, the library will…

Library, Rec. Dept. offer April vacation programs

The Plainville Public Library and The Plainville Recreation Department are offering the following April vacation programs. Monday April 14: Splash Party at the High School Pool (all ages), 11 a.m.to 1:30 p.m. Monday April 14: Rubber Band Bracelet Fun (ages…

Cooking demo at library

Paul Obarowski, executive chef at “50 West” restaurant in Plainville, will give a cooking demonstration at the Plainville Public Library, 56 E. Main St., Plainville on Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. The chef will be showing how to make…

Drop-in story times underway at library

The Plainville Public Library is offering fall drop-in storytimes. These classes are free and open to the public. No registration necessary. Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11 a.m. – On the Loose with Mother Goose. Children ages 0 to 23 months…