Race Into Reading!
Welcome to the 2014 All-Ages Winter Reading Program

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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Enjoy music, songs and stories with the whole family. All ages welcome, no registration required.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:15 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Enjoy songs, stories and activities in Spanish and English.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Food, games for your Hungry Caterpillar! This fun filled night is to celebrate the works of beloved children"s author Eric Carle
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
7:00 PM

Title
Date
Friday, April 18, 2014
Time
9:30 AM
Description
Relax. Bring a clean towel for baby, edible massage oil, and anything else you take when you go out with baby. This program is not good for your baby if s/he:

• is asleep, tired, hungry or crying
• has had a feed - you will need to wait 30 minutes before you massage your baby
• is unwell or has a raised temperature
• has an infectious skin condition, bruising, fractures or open wounds
• has had vaccinations – wait 3 to 4 days before resuming massage.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:00 AM

Title
Date
Friday, April 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Colors, shapes, numbers, and rhymes, parachute play at this storytime! For children two and three years old. Child must be accompanied by an adult.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
9:15 AM
Description
With books, puppets, songs, and fingerplays, Baby Bugs builds bonds between babies ages 6 to 23 months and their adult caregivers.
Please make arrangements for older siblings.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
9:45 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
9:30 AM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:15 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This 20 minute storytime is for 2 year old children with an adult caregiver. Children will be treated to stories and fingerplays.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:20 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
10:45 AM
Description
Children ages 3 to 5 will be treated to stories, songs and fun.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Monday, April 21, 2014
Time
5:00 PM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
5:45 PM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
9:15 AM
Description
Build bonds with your babies, ages 6 to 23 months, with books, puppets, and songs. Ten minutes of initial free play with educational toys develops socialization and fine motor skills. Please make arrangements for older siblings.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
9:45 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
9:30 AM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:15 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This 20 minute storytime is for 2 year old children with an adult caregiver. Children will be treated to stories and fingerplays.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:20 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
10:45 AM
Description
Children ages 3 to 5 will be treated to stories, songs and fun.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:15 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time
5:00 PM
Description
Facts, crafts and games are lurking about. Come and join in the fun if you dare.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
6:30 PM

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
9:15 AM
Description
With books, puppets, songs, and fingerplays, Baby Bugs builds bonds between babies ages 6 to 23 months and their adult caregivers.
Please make arrangements for older siblings.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
9:45 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
This 20 minute storytime is for 2 year old children with an adult caregiver. Children will be treated to stories and fingerplays.
Location
5) STORYTIME ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
10:20 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Time
10:45 AM
Description
We may not always be right on key or keep up with the beat, but we have a great time with rhythm instruments, sing-alongs and movement. This program is for children from 9 months to 4 years with their adult caregivers.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:30 AM

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Reading Program Details
From January 12 to February 23, join the fun and participate in our Winter Reading Program, "Race Into Reading." Complete either fifteen pre-reading activities with your little one or read together for a total of five hours and receive a prize. A list of pre-reading activities may be picked up at the Youth Services desk.

Your "reading" log may be completed on paper or online. Children must have their own valid Plainfield Public Library card to be able to register and log online. All reading must be logged by 5:00 pm on Sunday, February 23. No logs will be accepted after this date.

Prizes may be picked up beginning Monday, January 27.