21 May, 2024

Plano Reads: Fearsome Fall Felines

October ushers in the ‘spooky season’ of Halloween, and cats are one of its most notable symbols. Here is a group of books featuring some fearsome felines — and some that aren’t quite so frightful! Adult and Teen Fiction The Black Cat by Robert Poe – Robert Poe retells Edgar Allan Poe’s famous short story The […]

5 mins read

Have you Heard? New Nonfiction

Catch up on recent audio nonfiction from the Plano Public Library. Below you’ll find audiobook recommendations from the Plano Public Library. This is just a sample of the audiobooks in our collection, and you can visit a library location for assistance in finding personalized recommendations. Adult: Spellbound: Modern Science, Ancient Magic, and the Hidden Potential of the Unconscious […]

11 mins read

Financial Literacy: Counting Coins

Help your child learn about money and improve math skills with our Counting Coins program! This program offers different activities to help your child learn the different types of money and count out different amounts, using their math skills. For younger children, the act of sorting money can help to improve motor skills. Our next […]

1 min read

Tried & True and New: Picture Books

Our storytime experts are bringing you reviews of the latest from our Easy collection (or picture books) as well as some of their favorites used during storytime. We have thousands of picture books at each library, so this is just a small introduction to the collection. See all of our Tried & True and New reviews […]

3 mins read

November Technology Classes

You can expect a variety of technology classes throughout the year at Plano Public Library. Whether you’re looking to get started on 3D modeling or boost your digital skills, we have a class for you. Events at the library are free and do not require a library card. Virtual programs are recorded and posted on […]

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Teen Street Team Reads: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes

Members of the Teen Street Team share their book recommendations. This month, our guest blogger gives a review of the Hunger Games prequel, A Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. Teen Street Team member Shreya is our guest blogger for this month and tells us about The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. The Ballad of Songbirds […]

3 mins read