Lessons & Game Playing
Come and learn
how to play chess or if you are an experienced player, come and play
with other chess lovers!
Saturdays from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
March 8th and 22nd;
April 12th and 26th; May 10th and 24th;
One Book, One County
book selected for this year's county wide read, is "Orphan
Train" by Christina Baker Kline.
Discussion questions, can be found
for a list of county wide events!
Library Tote Bag
for a great present for an avid reader? The library is
selling tote bags. Made in the USA, 15" W x
14" H x 4" Gusset, 22" x 1" handles, Large outside pocket.
Can be purchased at either the Adult
or Children's Circulation Desks. Only $15.00.
Cookbooks are here! Grandma’s Cookbook, Plymouth Public Library’s
centennial commemorative cookbook, has arrived just in time for the
holidays! Pick up a copy at the circulation desk for only $5.00! All
proceeds from the sale of these cookbooks goes to the Friends of the
Plymouth Public Library to help them bring quality programs (like
our Summer Reading Program) to our library. The cookbook is a
collection of family recipes from local cooks. Pick one up and find
a new favorite for your family!
to the winners of our Primo Promos for Books video contest.
Will Mechling, April Bowen, and Kira Master
Follow these links to view the videos
The Hollow Kingdom Mindy Master
The jar held 273 pieces of
candy. First place winner is 4 year old Kaydon Cook, with a guess of
275. Second place goes to Amro Yasin, with a guess of 268.
Congratulations to both
Friends of the Library sponsors this program.
Due to all the school day
cancellations and make up days, the PPL 10th Annual Monopoly
Tournament has to be cancelled for this year. Keep your Monopoly
skills honed, because there is always next year!
Frosty Reader Adult
For all the readers out there, the Winter Adult Reading program sign
up started December 1st and is
ongoing. There are prizes for signing up and 2
weekly prizes of a $10 Martin's Gift card.
for all the details.
This program is sponsored by
Friends of the Library.
Martin's card winners 2/28/2014:
Katie Ruggles and Cynthia Harshbarger
Family Movie Time
ages are invited to attend a family movie. Bring your own food & drinks or
buy them at the library. Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied
by an adult.
No registration required. Just come and enjoy the movie. A list of the
movies to be shown can be picked up in the Children's Department.
Movies will be shown on Saturdays, at 1:00 p.m. in the Laramore Meeting
Rooms, March 1, 8, 15, and 22.
PAWWs (Plymouth Area Writers' Workshop)
next class will convene on Thursday evening, March 6,
from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in Laramore Room.B.
Persons interested in discussing topics related to
the craft of writing, in sharing manuscripts or works in progress, or in
exploring ideas for developing their writing are welcome to join the group.
meets on the
first Thursday of every month.
Former English Department Chair and
published author Anna Liechty will convene the group and serve as
facilitator. For more information
contact the library at 936-2324.
PPL Literacy Program
to read in the library's reading program for adult learners.
Both tutors and students are needed. If you would like to
tutor or if you want to learn to read, contact Debbie Beck at the
library, 936-2324, ext. 118.
Thank Our Troops!
Operation Quiet Comfort needs
thank you cards to put in their care packages. We have cards
available at the adult circulation desk. All you have to do is
write a little note saying "thank you", "get well soon" or "thinking of
you". You can address your note "Dear Hero", if you'd like.
When you are done, give your card to any staff member. Follow this
to learn more about Quiet Comfort
Adult volunteers are needed to shelf read at the Plymouth Public
Library. Come by yourself or with a friend to perform this valuable
Contact Susan Mitchell at 936-2324
Library Events Calendar
Friends of the Library
Our next meeting will be Monday,
March 17, 4:30 p.m. Friends
Geek Time at PPL
you in need of some Geek Time? Are books and classes just not doing the
trick? Schedule a time to meet one on one with a Geek for FREE. Bring your
specific questions and devices- we'll do our best to help you understand
technology. Contact Rob in the Computer Room or give him a call at 936-2324
Help @ PPL
is available on
Tuesdays & Thursdays,
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
New in the AV Department:
games are now available for check out! Xbox, Wii, PS3 games.
Check out for 1 week for $2 per game, 5 game limit. Find the
Marshall County Book Club
The Marshall County Book Club will meet on Wednesday,
6:00 to 7:30 p.m., in the Jim Neu Room, to discuss the book
Lake of Dreams
by Kim Edwards
Copies of the books are
available in the computer room for check out.
The Marshall County Book Club is a non-profit organization. Our goal
is to provide a relaxed atmosphere for adults to discuss topics and
books of interest. Everyone who loves reading and books is welcome
Light refreshments will be served.
Knitting Group Meets At PPL
and knit or crochet with fellow stitchers. Don't know how? Come & learn.
This group loves to knit & crochet and loves to share their knowledge and
Location: Laramore Meeting Room B, 1:30 to 3:30, Saturday, March 8.
This group meets the second Saturday of each month.
What's on display @ the library
South Window Display Case
Artwork by Edward DiCharia
Cases by the North Entrance
Solar System Display by Students from Washington School
Small Case by Children's Checkout
Hot Wheels by Gabe and Ian Soike
Large Case by Children's Checkout
Key Chains by Nicholas Sherk
are interested in displaying your collection, please contact Rob
at 936-2324, ext. 122.
has a variety of activities for parents and youngsters!
Room always has something going on for the Junior High and High
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