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.
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.
Plainview Public Children’s Librarian
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!
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.
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.
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.
Monday thru Thursday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday 07/27 20%
Sun and clouds mixed. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 86F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 07/28 10%
Sunny, along with a few afternoon clouds. High 81F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Friday 07/29 20%
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 79F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph.