Looking for some fun, and FREE, activities to do over spring break? Look no further, Plain City Public Library has you covered! Check out the ideas below to read, walk, learn, and paint your way through spring break. (And did we mention they’re all FREE?)
Visit the StoryWalk at Pastime Park
Visit the StoryWalk® at Plain City’s Pastime Park, an innovative and delightful way for children — and adults! — to enjoy reading and the outdoors at the same time. Pages from a children’s book are displayed in cases, which are installed along the walking path at Pastime Park. As you stroll down the trail, you’re directed to the next page in the story. Find out more about the StoryWalk®.
Find a great NEW book to read
Why not dive into a new book? Check out lists of new and recommended books to place holds online or make a trip to the library to see what new releases are available so you can take one home today.
Pick up a Fantasy Figure Painting Take & Make Kit
Have fun creating, painting, and taking your fantasy character on epic campaigns. This kit includes everything you’ll need to create your very own fantasy character. Send us a photo or video of your character in action for a chance to appear in a social media post. Supplies are limited and are available beginning March 21!
Learn a new language
Transparent Language Online is a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language. Combining extensive courses and supplemental resources for over 100 languages, including English, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system.
Check out a puzzle or board game
PCPL has a large collection of puzzles and board games for all ages! A rainy spring day is the perfect time to work on a 3D puzzle or try a new game. From Candy Land and card games to Avengers Monopoly and Trivial Pursuit, the library has a game for everyone! You can even check out a kit to host your own murder mystery.
Stop by a Little Free Library
Little Free Libraries are 24/7 book-sharing boxes that typically include books for children, teens, and adults. Take or give as many books as you’d like! Little Free Libraries have been popping up all around Plain City. Local Little Free Libraries include:
Canaan Community Mobile Home Park
The Meadows subdivision (residential)
Plain City Druggist
Plain City Public Library (side yard)
South Chillicothe Street (residential)
…and more! How many Little Free Libraries can you find?