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Welcome to the Placitas Community Library

"Una Placita Para Todos — A Place for Everyone"

453 Hwy 165, Placitas, NM 87043
(505) 867-3355

Library Hours:

Tuesday 10AM-7PM | Wednesday 10AM-5PM |
Thursday 10AM-5PM | Saturday 10AM-5PM |
Sunday 1PM-4PM | View Calendar of Closures

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Placitas Community Library Online Catalog

Search the Catalog, Account Log-in and Overdrive Access.


We have water again! Details coming soon!

For the history of our water situation, see our blog.


High Resolution Mammography Van Visit

The van will offer their services in the library parking lot on Friday, January 30, 2015.

You may make an appointment by calling them at 332-6967 or 877-771-6266.


Alan “Al” Davis: Will Your New Start-up Make Money?

This interactive workshop will help you learn how to get investors as excited about your idea as you are and how to prepare to present to them.

Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM.

For the flier, click here.


February Artist: Gary Priester

OPPOSITES ATTRACT — a collection of hidden image 3D stereograms.

Artist’s Reception:  Friday, February 13, 2015 from 5-7 PM.

For the flier, click here.


Author Signing: Mary Carter

Mary Carter, author of A Non-Swimmer Considers Her Mikvah: On Becoming Jewish After Fifty, recounts her story not only about Judaism but also the process of creating a new life as an older adult.

Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 2 PM.

For the flier, click here.


Creating Chinese Tanagrams

Make Chinese tanagrams (pictures from shapes) with Nancy Guist during Children’s Story Hour

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 3:30 PM.

For the flier, click here.


Rio Grande Model Train Club

Members invite children of all ages (and their parents) to come play!

Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 10:00 AM to Noon.

For the flier, click here.


Lawrence J. Robinson Lecture

The Constitution of the United States: An Introduction — A two-session lecture by retired trial and appellate lawyer Lawrence J. Robinson discussing the original articles and 27 amendments and how the Supreme Court has interpreted some of its provisions.

Saturday and Sunday, February 21 and 22 at 2 PM.

For the flier, click here.


Lunar New Year Celebration:  Year of the Sheep

We’ll have firecrackers, stories, crafts, and a dragon parade.

Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 2 PM.

For the flier, click here.


Note: Any event held at PCL does not constitute an endorsement by the library of the group’s policies or beliefs.