Local events at your local Plano Library
updated monthly. Please check for all details before leaving home as the City of Plano has library closures occurring during March 2020.
There are so many programs, classes and events are just getting underway at your Plano Public Library during March and April!
The spring issue of Engage is now available in libraries and online to help you plan your new year with Plano Public Library. You’ll find exciting things inside, including 2 pages of Money Smart classes for kids, teens, and adults as we gear up for hosting the traveling Thinking Money for Kids exhibit later this spring.
You can find all this and more at www.planolibrary.org.
Some highlights you’ll find include:
Meet two beloved storybook favorites for storytime and special activities! Clifford the Big Red Dog will be visiting Harrington Library on March 9 at 10:30 a.m., Davis Library on March 11 at 7 p.m., and Parr Library on March 14 at 10:30 a.m.
Splat the Cat will visit Haggard Library on March 9 at 6:30 p.m. and Schimelpfenig Library on March 11 at 10:30 a.m. Don’t forget to bring your camera!
Spotlight Art features Caterina Provost-Smith at Schimelpfenig Library. Caterina will demonstrate Abstract Acrylic Painting & Printmaking with a large scale abstract painting on March 7 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Create your own original abstract painting with Caterina on March 14 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Students from grades 6-12 can learn about planning for the future while having some fun in the Game of Life at Haggard Library on March 11 at 2 p.m. This program will be presented by college students from the UNT Student Money Management Center.
Adults can pick up some tips on incorporating healthy nutrition into their lives with Annie Tinsley of Texas AgriLife Extension at Schimelpfenig Library’s Healthy Eating on a Budget on March 6 at 9:30am.
Teens thinking about college and beyond can get some tips on how to stand out in competitive field from Debra Austin of Chaos2Results Business Coaching with Make an Impression in 30 Seconds at Schimelpfenig Library on March 10 at 3 p.m.
Visit them online to find more information about upcoming events, services, and resources.
DID YOU KNOW:
Plano Public Library recently launched a new service, PressReader from RB Digital. With PressReader and your library card, you can read newspapers from over 100 countries in 60 languages for FREE on your own computer or mobile device.
Get news from all over the world (and close to home with the Dallas Morning News) in the palm of your hand. Find out more online at www.planolibrary.org.
Slots fill up quickly! Sign up for each session begins at 9:00am.
For Younger Kids and Daytime carers and Parents
Come to the weekly Play & Learn – Playing is learning! Toddlers explore and connect in this unstructured and imaginative playtime. Parent/Caregiver participation is required. Ages 18-36 months
- Davis Mondays ongoing weekly 11am
- Haggard Mondays ongoing weekly 11am
- Parr Mondays ongoing weekly 11am
- Schimelpfenig Tuesdays ongoing weekly 10:30am
And for Bi-lingual families
Storytime Around the World – Listen to stories and learn some basic vocabulary in several languages including Hindi, Chinese and Spanish during their bilingual storytimes. No language skills needed. All ages
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