Calendar

Spring and Summer Events

Friday, May 10

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for Storytime throughout May! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, May 11

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, May 13

  • 10:30am- Preschool Activity (ages 3-5 with their parent or caregiver)
    Come to the library for a preschool activity every Monday until June. The activity may be a set of books, a game, a craft, and rhymes to share with your child or a storytime presented by our library staff featuring the same things. Either way, it’s a literacy-rich way to have fun at the library!

Thursday, May 16

  • 5-7pm- LEGO Night (ages 5 and up)
    Come build with our giant collection of donated LEGOs. Build with a friend or on your own. Put your creation on display at the end!

Friday, May 17

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for Storytime throughout May! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, May 18

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages
  • 12:30pm- Happy Birthday, Very Hungry Caterpillar Picnic! (ALL ages!)
    Come celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Eric Carle’s Classic picture book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Bring your lunch and a blanket for a picnic outside. We’ll have some stories, a caterpillar game, and a craft. There will also be a door prizes of Eric Carle Books! This program is co-sponsored by Addison County Readers.

Monday, May 20

  • 10:30am- Preschool Activity (ages 3-5 with their parent or caregiver)
    Come to the library for a preschool activity every Monday until June. The activity may be a set of books, a game, a craft, and rhymes to share with your child or a storytime presented by our library staff featuring the same things. Either way, it’s a literacy-rich way to have fun at the library!

Friday, May 24

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for Storytime throughout May! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, May 25

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, May 27

LIBRARY CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY

Wednesday, May 29

  • 6:30pm- Teen Advisory Council- Kick-off (ages 12-18)
    Are you a teen between the ages of 12 and 18? Do you have a teen at home? Come on out to the Platt Library on Wednesday, May 29th from 6:30 – 7:30pm. We’ll have PIZZA and BROWNIES!
    In addition to a fun time and free food, you’ll have the chance to review BRAND NEW (and some not-yet published!) book selections for the Young Adult collection, learn about programs for Summer Reading and opportunities to volunteer at the library, as well as providing feedback about programs, events, and gatherings throughout 2019. Help make the library work for you!

Friday, May 31

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for Storytime throughout May! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, June 1

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, June 8

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages
  • 3-5pm AT SHOREHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Summer Reading Kick-off (Ages 5 and Up)
    Join us for a joint program between the Shoreham Elementary Community Partnership Committee and the Platt Memorial Library as we start our Summer Reading Season! Come to a quick taste of Astronaut Training School, our theme for Summer Reading this year. We’ll have snacks, activities, challenges, and free books for you to take home to start your summer reading off right! This program is sponsored by CLiF.

Saturday, June 15

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, June 22

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, June 24- FIRST DAY OF SUMMER READING PROGRAM!

Wednesday, June 26

Thursday, June 27

Saturday, June 22

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, July 1

Wednesday, July 3

Thursday, July 4

LIBRARY CLOSED FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY

Saturday, July 6

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, July 8

Wednesday, July 10

Thursday, July 11

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for 6 weeks of storytimes! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, July 13

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, July 15

Wednesday, July 17

Thursday, July 18

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for 6 weeks of storytimes! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, July 20

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, July 22

Wednesday, July 24

Thursday, July 25

  • 11am- Lap-Sit Storytime for Infants and Toddlers (ages 0-3)
    Join us for 6 weeks of storytimes! Fun for babies and toddlers, informational for adults. Come enjoy the library in a low-stress play-based experience. We’ll share stories, rhymes, songs, and socialize in a print-rich environment!

Saturday, July 27

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Monday, July 29

Wednesday, July 31

Thursday, August 1- LAST DAY TO SHARE BOOKS FOR READING INCENTIVE PROGRAM

Saturday, August 3

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, August 10

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, August 17

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, August 24

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Saturday, August 31

  • 9am – 12pm- Drop-in Craft for all ages

Platt Memorial Library
802-897-2647
HOURS:
Monday: 10 – 6
Wednesday: 10 – 6
Thursday: 12 – 7
Saturday: 9 – 1