Plainview Public Library

209 N Pine St., Plainview, NE

Grand Opening June 4th

Written By: Donna Christiansen - May• 24•16

Please join us as we celebrate the Grand Opening of the Plainview Public Library

on Saturday, June 4th at 10:00 a.m. at 209 N Pine St.

Children’s Grand Opening

Written By: Donna Christiansen - May• 16•16

Children’s Grand Opening Of The Plainview Public Library
Saturday, June 4th @ 1:00 p.m.
Play, Puppet Play, Games, & Treats

On Your Mark, Get Set, READ

Written By: Donna Christiansen - May• 13•16

The “On Your Mark, Get Set, READ” summer reading program will be at the
NEW Public Library. The theme includes sports from around the world and
nutrition. The reading program will start June 6th and run through July 18th with
no activities on July 4th. Please stop by the Library or call 582-4507 to register!

Activities will include, reading, indoor and outdoor games, crafts, science
experiments, baseball game, swimming party, and more. There will be a guest
almost every week from the County Extension office or people from the
community. The students will be divided into groups, Pre-school (3 & 4 year
olds), K-2 grade, 3rd – 6th grade. These are only suggested age groups. The
children will set “Reading Goals.” Their goals may be minutes, book read, or
different types of genera.

Each week the children will be bringing home a challenge math appropriate
problem for their level, Bedtime Math and Summer of Numbers.
Healthy snacks will be served weekly, fruits, crackers, etc.

Eileen Bramer
Plainview Public Children’s Librarian

It’s Moving Time

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Apr• 20•16

The time has finally come we are beginning to move the books, etc. to the new Library. So the library will be closed from Thursday, April 21st through Saturday, April 30th.

If you need a book, make a copy, send a fax or need to work on the computer please give Donna a call at 402-640-4553 or leave a message at 402-582-4507! Thank you for your patience while we move into the new Library!

We will open in the new Plainview Public Library, 209 N Pine St. on Monday, May 2nd at 10:00 AM!

Our Grand Opening celebration will be Saturday, June 4th at 10:00 AM so put us on your calendar!

New Books in @ the Library

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Mar• 08•16

Come on in and check out the new books that just arrived: After She’s Gone by Lisa Jackson; A Girl’s Guide to Moving On by Debbie Macomber; Brotherhood in Death by J.D. Robb; Scandalous Behavior by Stuart Woods; The Spring at Moss Hill by Carla Neggers; Breakdown by Jonathan Kellerman; Cometh the Hour by Jeffrey Archer; NYPD Red 4 by James Patterson; Meaning of Names by Karen Shoemaker; and Robert B Parkers: Blackjack; plus many more to choose from.

What’s Happening @ the Library

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Nov• 30•15

Come on in and check out the new books that just arrived: All Dressed in White by Mary Higgins Clark; Crimson Shore by Douglas Preston; Cross Justice by James Patterson; Crossing by Michael Connelly; Golem of Paris by Jonathan Kellerman; Guilty by David Baldacci; Mistletoe Inn by Richard Paul Evans; Pharaohs Secret by Clive Cussler; Promise by Robert Crais; Stars of Fortune by Nora Roberts; Tricky 22 by Janet Evanovich; Willow Brook Road by Sherryl Woods; plus many more to choose from.

The Library will be participating in the Plainview Historical Society’s Tour of Homes and Businesses so please stop by from 1-5 pm on Saturday, December 5th. We will also have a special Christmas story time from 1:30-2:15 pm that day.

A reminder that the Friends of the Library Quilting Ladies are raffling off Christmas Quilts so remember to get your raffle tickets. The drawing will be held December 22nd.
Christmas quilts

Family Fun Night

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Oct• 21•15

Family Fun Night 2015

GROUNDBREAKING!

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Aug• 19•15

Groundbreaking
The ground breaking ceremonies for the new library were held on Monday, August 10th with approximately 85 people attending. Several speakers and dignitaries were present. Many members from past library boards and foundation members also attended. Cookies and refreshments were offered after the ceremony. Chad Kment, a teacher from the Plainview Schools sang the star spangled banner while Pastor John Meraz with Zion Lutheran in Plainview did the blessing on the new ground to prepare it for the building of the new library to be completed in April of 2016.

Groundbreaking Ceremony

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Aug• 03•15

Groundbreaking Ceremony

Reading and Bingo at the Plainview Manor

Written By: Donna Christiansen - Jul• 03•15

On Wednesday, July 8th from 3:55 to 5:00 PM at the Plainview Manor, Kindergarten thru 4th grade students and parents, bring your favorite book to read with a resident and enjoy a game of Bingo.