Tag: Library

She’s got the whole world in her hands

Ella Bruzas, left, creats a marble planet out of shaving cream and paint (with a little helps from the library staff) during a craft event at the Plainville Public Library last Thursday. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI  

Xander the builder

Xander Hook plays in the bulldozer that he helped put together at the Bob the Builder Drive In at the Plainville Public Library last Thursday. Photos by JANELLE MORELLI

Used flag collection at town hall and library

State Representative William A. Petit Jr. (R-22) and State Senator Henri Martin (R-31) are partnering with American Legion Post 33 for a collection for old American flags. Residents hoping to retire a worn flag can drop them off at two…

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…