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We’re located at:

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

Closures for 2014- Click here.

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Welcome - Announcements

April Newsletter - click here. April Library Activities - click here.

April Artist - Joan Hellquist will be showing her pastel landscapes and glicées through April. Her reception is Friday, April 11, 2014 from 5-7 PM. For more information click here.

Explora Museum Interactive Series - April 8, April 29 and May 13 at 3 PM. Explora Preschool Science is an hour-long program focusing on inquiry in science and art pairing the science with an appropriate story time book. Click here for the details.

Permaculture and Sustainability -- Talk by Suzanne Maxwell -- Saturday, April 12 at 2:00 PM. For the flier, click here.

Placitas Community Library Book, Bake, & Plant Sale -- Saturday, April 19 from 10:00 to 4:00 PM -- come for the sticky buns and stay for the pottery and books! For the flier, click here.

Learn Ballet Folklórico with Senora Elaine Alarid on Saturday, April 26 from 1-4 PM. For the flier click here.

Fancy Nancy Tea Party -- Saturday, April 26 from 10 to Noon -- For children from ages 3-7 with an adult. RSVP no later than April 23 to nntimmons@comcast.net or call the library at 867-3355. For the flier, click here.

Confronting the Holocaust -- Sunday, April 27 2:00 PM -- Dr. Frances Koenig will discuss documenting the emotional, spiritual, and intellectual impacts on Holocaust survivors. The traditional candle lighting will be held after. For the flier, click here.

The Placitas Library Flea Market will be held on the second and fourth Saturdays May through October of each month in the fields west of the Merc from 7 AM to 4 PM. For more information, click here.

History Talk - Saturday, May 10, 2014, from 2 -4 PM - the Placitas History Project will host Kathy Flynn, Executive Director of the National New Deal Preservation Association. Ms. Flynn will speak on FDR’s New Deal In New Mexico. For more information, click here.

On Saturday, May 31, 2014, from 10:00 AM to 12 Noon the History Project and LPPC will co-sponsor A Walk Through Placitas History. Following a short introductory presentation at the San Antonio Catholic Mission Social Center on Paseo de San Antonio in the Village, the third of a mile walk will proceed along the Paseo de San Antonio. For more information, click here.

DID YOU KNOW OUR LIBRARY HAS SISTERS? - The Placitas Community Library has two “sister” libraries we’ve established relationships with to share ideas, resources and information. For more information, click here. To read about our latest visit to Lybrook, click here.

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