Plattekill Public Library     


We have a special books section about parenting, Summer Reading Programs, and HOMEWORK HELP

Take the  Summer Reading Quiz!

  Our Summer Reading Program for 2008 had 260 participants!

Check out our calendar for events and times!

Why is reading so important? 
Its a primary way children learn; the better they read, the better they can do in school and life. 
We are committed to enhancing the education of all members of our community.



Purposes Of A Reading Program

  • To keep children reading to maintain and improve reading skills.

  • To encourage a life-long love of reading.

  • To foster reading as recreation.


  • To give children a sense of personal accomplishment and self-esteem.
  • To provide families with opportunities to share the reading experience.

  • To promote the library as a source of enjoyment and entertainment, as well as a source of information for families.