Author: Joanna Sproull

The Friends of the Library are helping raise money to purchase a Nursing Nook for the library so mothers can pump and nurse in a private, clean space. The goal is to kick off the Nursing Nook fundraising with a $1,000 goal by challenging 200...

The Quaker Break Food Truck visited the library on Friday, November 15 to sell popcorn, cookies, and drinks to staff and library patrons. The Quaker Break is staffed by special needs students from the Plainfield High School who are working on vocational skills while also...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library will be spending the week of October 20-26, 2019, celebrating its Friends of the Library group as part of the 13th annual celebration of National Friends of Libraries Week. The Friends of the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library assists in funding for...

The Hendricks County Community Foundation (HCCF) wants to hear from you! The HCCF is conducting a Needs Assessment for Hendricks County to prioritize the county's needs, unite institutions an resources, and work together to find solutions. The results of this survey will be used: -to help identify and...

Plainfield hosted its first International Festival on Saturday, October 5 at Talon Stream Park. Over 1,500 people were in attendance at this incredible event! From Argentina to Thailand, booths included over 30 countries from all over the world sharing their culture's food, dress, music, customs,...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library Staff Association is proud to announce the placement of their first three Little Free Pantry (LFP) locations. The library has worked diligently to obtain approval, build, and install these community-driven pantry boxes. It has been an effort started by the library’s...

We would like to extend a thank you to our outstanding sponsors and partners for the 2019 Arts Gala: Facets fundraiser. From sponsoring wine and hors d'oeuvres, to setting up and cleaning the library, to being a docent and art running - we truly appreciate...

The Arts Gala fundraiser is just two weeks away! This year the library will feature more than 80 local artists and their work at Arts Gala. The event raises funds for Library programs and initiatives that benefit the community, such as community engagement, children's interactives, art...

Get ready to celebrate Earth Day! Stop by the library on Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14 for a demonstration of Kanopy, an online video streaming service. Kanopy features thousands of independent, foreign language, classic and documentary films, including Earth Day and environmental documentaries! In addition...

Crafters, Makers & DIYers Creativebug is an online collection of crafting classes and workshops -  a dream-come-true for crafters, makers, and anyone trying their hand at DIY. The best part is - it's a free downloadable resource available with your Plainfield library card! After signing up,...