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Summer Reading 2022 Kick-Off
Library Summer Kickoff!

Saturday • July 2nd • 11 AM - 5 PM

Sidewalk Chalk Art Fest • Free Chalk Giveaway • Book Sale
Magnetic Fishing Derby @ Park Fountain • Fun Prizes • Free book Giveaway


Book Sale -- Summer 2022
Book Sale!

July 1st - 2nd • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please join us for a summer book sale celebration! As part of Fort Plain's "Fourth on the Weekend" event, we'll have giveaways of children's books and sidewalk chalk, a fun family photo station, and more! See our summer kickoff banner here for more information!

Summer Reading 2022 -- Oceans of Possibilities
Oceans of Possibilities!

Join us this July for the library's summer reading program!

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The countdown to summer fun has begun! Kick off summer reading and fun this Saturday, July 2nd, and Sunday, July 3rd, as Fort Plain celebrates its inaugural 4TH ON THE WEEKEND celebration!Make sure you stop by the Fort Plain Free Library for chalk drawing, selfie pictures, a huge book sale, "fishing" in the fountain, and sign ups for the summer reading program, "An Ocean of Possibilities!"Watch this page for more information and events, and spread the word!!!! ... See MoreSee Less
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Coming soon to Fort Plain, Fonda, Johnstown, Amsterdam and other libraries near you!!!www.facebook.com/137474669622913/posts/5241676662535996/Something big is coming to a library near you this summer.Keep a weather eye on the horizon for information on a new collaborative summer reading program event, starting in two weeks!Join Amsterdam Free Library, Fort Hunter Free Library, Fort Plain Free Library, Frothingham Free Library, Gloversville Public Library, Johnstown Public Library, Middleburgh Library, Schenectady County Public Library, and Schoharie Library for a library treasure hunt! ☠️🏴‍☠️#SoMuchToDoInAmsterdamNY #summerreading2022 #OceansOfPossibilities ... See MoreSee Less
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Do you enjoy a good philosophical discussion in a casual setting? Come to the Fort Plain Free Library tomorrow night at 6 p.m. for the Philo Cafe!This week's topic: How has the meaning of language changed or evolved?Call the library at 518-993-4646 for more information! ... See MoreSee Less
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Ahoy, me maties! Cast off the lines and weigh anchor as the Fort Plain Free Library plots a course for summer reading and FUN this July during the 2022 Summer Reading Program: Oceans of Possibilities!Children of all ages, 'tweens, teenagers, and even adults are invited to get on board for the free programs! The festivities start the weekend of July 2nd and 3rd and continue throughout the month.Hunt for hidden treasure! Dress up like pirates! Make a shadowbox aquarium! Paint "seashells" or mermaid rocks! Solve ocean-themed riddles! Fold origami! Make "sand castles!" And read, read, read!Call or visit the library at 518-993-4646 to register or for more information. ... See MoreSee Less
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Tonight's the night!!!!Local historian Eileen Chambers will be at the Fort Plain Free Library tonight at 6:30 to present a special program about the Clinton Liberal Institute! The CLI was a 19th century co-educational preparatory school and military academy that formerly overlooked the village of Fort Plain. In addition to the slide show, there will be a display of photographs, memorabilia and artifacts.The free program will take place at the Fort Plain Free Library at the corner of River and Willett streets. It will also be available online through Zoom.All are welcome! Call 518-993-4646 for more information, for the Zoom invitation or for help with the Zoom application. ... See MoreSee Less
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