News & Updates

A World of Wearable Art

For December’s exhibition in the Collin Room, the Placitas Community Library Art Committee presents a unique array of handmade clothing and jewelry created to be worn and to embody a lesser-known yet expressive art form. You might say “wearable art” exemplifies the marriage of fashion and the visual arts. The exhibit presents art that is...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Nancy Guist

Each month, I interview a different volunteer at PCL so we can all get to know each other a little better. Who should I interview next month? Email me your suggestions. What do you do at the library? I am the children’s collection development coordinator. I order all the children’s books after consulting and reading...
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Book, Bake & Plant Sale

Thanks all for your hard work on the Book, Bake & Plant sale last month. Here are the total sales: Plants: $1110.25 Books: $290.50 Bake: $329 Total: $1729.75
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Summer Reading Program – Volunteers Needed

The Children’s Committee is looking for more help for their summer reading programs throughout the summer. From Nora: We need help setting up usually about 9:15 AM and cleaning up around noon.  During the programs we need help giving out reading and math stickers, raffle tickets, signing children in and giving out books. If you’d...
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Expansion Update

In response to the 3 public meetings, we now have a new proposed rendition of the library expansion. The architects and the Capital Campaign Committee have worked hard to find a compromise among the different interest groups while best serving our community. The new plan is available for review at the library next to the...
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