Paws to Read
Welcome to the 2014 All-Ages Summer Reading Program

Click on the tab for Wee Readers (Birth - 35 months), Kids (Age 3 - Grade 5), Teens (Grades 6 - 12), or Adults (Age 18 & up)

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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Mark this milestone with a promise and a treat. Hear a story. Make a rainbow book with your kindergartener-to-be. Registration only for children entering kindergarten. Caregiver must accompany child.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Enjoy a storytime and craft as well as free milk and cookies at the Panera Bread located at Route 59 and 127th Street. Registration required.
Location
7) OFFSITE
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:00 AM

Title
Date
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time
11:00 AM
Description
Bring your lunch to the Village Green and enjoy a fresh air storytime with your children. In the event of inclement weather, this will be cancelled. Please see the Library's website or contact us at 815-439-2877.
Location
7) OFFSITE
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:30 AM

Title
Date
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM
Description
Meet New York Times bestselling author Luis Carlos Montalvan, a former U.S. Army captain, and his service dog Tuesday. Mr. Montalvan will read from his book, Tuesday will do a demonstration, there will be time for Q&A followed by a book signing and time for all participants to meet Mr. Montalvan and Tuesday.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:30 AM

Title
Date
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time
6:00 PM
Description
Wear your favorite pajamas and bring your special stuffed “pet” to the library. We’ll dance, play games & make crafts. Fun for everyone. Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
6:45 PM

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
10:00 AM
Description
Bring your Nintendo DS, all versions, and multi-player games to the library to play against others. You can also test your Mario Kart driving skills on the Wii. For ages 6 to 10. Registration required.
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
11:30 AM

Title
Date
Monday, August 04, 2014
Time
2:00 PM
Description
Meet Queen Elsa and Princess Anna for a storytime and sing-along! Make sure to bring your camera!
Location
1) LARGE MEETING ROOM
Library
Plainfield Public Library District
4:00 PM

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Reading Program Details
From June 2 to August 2, join the fun and participate in our Summer Reading Program, "Paws to Read". Complete sixteen pre-reading activities with your little one and receive a prize. A list of pre-reading activities may be picked up at the Youth Services desk.

Your 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 their books online. All activities must be logged by 5:00 pm on Saturday, August 2. No logs will be accepted after this date.

Prizes may be picked up beginning Monday, June 16.