Author: Matthew Stevenson

Books, DVDs, CDs Place an item on hold in the Evergreen catalog (or give us a call 317-839-6602 and we'll do it for you!) When your holds are ready, library staff will call and arrange a time for you to pick up items. The Library of Things collection,...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, along with thousands of libraries across the United States, celebrates creativity and imagination as part of the 2020 Summer Reading Club. The theme Imagine Your Story was chosen by the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) to help inspire children and...

Reopening plans The library will reopen on Monday, May 18th  with reduced hours and limited access. Our new operating hours are: Monday-Friday 9-6 Saturday 9-2 Sunday 1-5  We will operate on this schedule through June 1 and review. These hours are subject to change at any time. Access to the library...

The current issue of Indianapolis Monthly has a nice feature on Plainfield’s Main Street! Want to read it but don’t have a subscription? No problem- check this issue out (and back issues too) from the library’s digital magazine service, RbDigital.  RbDigital includes some of the most...

April 1st was National Census Day!  Everyone counts! What does that mean and why is it important?  When you respond to the census, you tell the Census Bureau where you live as of April 1, 2020, and include everyone living in your home on that...

The Start of a New Series! The City We Became by N.K. Jemisin: Three-time Hugo Award winner Jemisin introduces us to a fantastical New York City in this staggering series starter! New York is literally alive and its very soul is being threatened by a malevolent...

At our last Open Game Night, we played Wingspan, the Connoisseur-level Game of the Year (Kennerspeil des Jahre) surprise hit from 2019.  Wingspan is an "engine-building" or Euro-style game wherein players work towards goals (some goals are common to all players and some are private...

If you love to cook (or just eat!), then the Cookbook Book Club is one that you will enjoy. This informal group meets at the library every other month, with each person bringing a dish to share from a chosen theme. We put out all...

ReferenceUSA is a business and consumer research database, which allows users to locate people, search for executives, create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, compile mailing lists, search for jobs, search for doctors and dentists, and much more. Data can then be exported into spreadsheets and...

As we approach the Oscars on Sunday, February 9, be sure to check out some of the most favored films of the year! The library has several nominees that are already in the collection, and we will be sure to add the rest as they...

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