PLOW

"It's opener, out there, in the wide, open air"
- Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!

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About PLOW

Public Library on Wheels (PLOW) is a literacy initiative of the Stratford Public Library that addresses the low literacy level in children throughout Stratford and area.  Specifically, it delivers preschool & toddler reading programs, age appropriate lending collections, and knowledgeable support staff to local communities currently underserviced by traditional library facilities.

Current Programs

Parents & Tots Program

@ Avon Mennonite Church
May 3 & 17, 31 and June 14 & 28
Avon Mennonite Church, Stratford (90 Greenwood Drive, Stratford). Alternate Wednesday 10-11:30am.  
 
Free drop in program held in a large gymnasium that facilitates many opportunities for playing, talking and learning together.  PLOW will be there giving families a chance to join in the fun of playing, singing, reading and learning together. Library materials are available to take home to enjoy!
 

Millbank Amish Playgroup

@ Heritage Mennonite Church
Tuesday mornings 9:30 -11:00 am
March 21 & 28, April 4, 11, 18 and 25
An engaging story time, play time and book lending opportunity  for Amish families in the  Millbank area,  in partnership with Stratford Resource Consultants and the Perth District Health Unit.

Wheels On The Bus

@Thamesview United Church
Thursday Mornings in June 10 - 11:30am
June 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29
Free drop in program in parnership with Perth Care For Kids that facilitates opportunities for playing, talking and learning together.  PLOW will be there giving 
families a chance to join in the fun of playing, singing, reading and learning together. Library materials are available to take home to enjoy!
Partners: space provided by the Thamesview United Church, toys provided by Perth Care for Kids, story time and literacy materials provided by Public Library On Wheels & West Perth Public Library.

Past PLOW Programs

Contact PLOW

For more information about PLOW or to have PLOW come to your event or organization, contact us:

Trish MacGregor, PLOW Coordinator
tmacgregor@pcin.on.ca
519-271-0220 ext. 140

Wendy Hicks, Director of Public Service
whicks@stratfordcanada.ca
519-271-0220 ext. 111