News from the Adult
Plainville Public Library to participate
in the Passport to CT Libraries Program
The Plainville Public Library is proud to be participating the first
Passport to CT Libraries program (sponsored by in the Connecticut
Library Association), running in all participating public libraries from
September 2nd through September 30th. Based on the Wine Trail Passport
Program in CT, this program will run during Library Card Sign Up Month
Every library will offer a Passport to their patrons, that each patron
will take to any participating library to be stamped and receive a small
gift. At the end of the month, patrons will turn in their passports to
any participating library to be entered in two drawings: Most Libraries
Visited and one Random Drawing for all participants.
The drawing will be for two adult prizes of $150.00 each and two
children’s (under 18) of $100.00 each. Find us on Facebook under “Passport
to Connecticut Libraries”!
For more information on this program please contact The Plainville
Public Library at 860-793-1446.
Library Resumes Saturday Hours
The Plainville Public Library will resume Saturday hours on September
It will be open from 10am to 5pm through
the fall, winter and spring. All library services will be available
during Saturday hours including reference service, book borrowing, and
The library's regular weekly hours in fall are: Monday – Thursday 10
a.m. To 9 p.m. (The children's room closes at 8) and Friday – Saturday,
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
additional information call the library at 860-793-1446.
Library Movie Matinee
series of recently released films continues with a matinee at the
Plainville Public Library of “Heaven is for Real” on Thursday
September 11 at 2:30 pm. Admission is free.
The film recounts
the true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and
conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience
with the world. Starring Academy Award nominee Greg Kinnear as Todd
Burpo, the real-life father whose son Colton claims to have visited
Heaven during a near death experience. Colton shares the details of his
amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly
about things that happened before his birth ... things he couldn't