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Last fall, the library was a venue for the MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. Each person that attended cast their vote for the best of 10 films which were tallied and submitted to the festival headquarters. These votes were collected from all over the world, and...

On Your Mark, Get Set, Goals! As 2019 winds down and we think about 2020 resolutions, it's a good time to start thinking about reading goals. Creating a list of books for the new year is very exciting and there are many reading challenges available to...

  Your heated car seats are toasty warm, you’ve picked up a delicious coffee drink, and the kids are snuggled in their car seats. Instead of getting out of your vehicle: why not simply pull up to the library and pick up your materials with our...

It’s that time again for spreading Holiday Cheer! Tis’ the season for giving to our family, friends, and perhaps to ourselves when there’s a good sale. Moms (we are talking to you) you know you deserve an extra present this year for all that you...

In this episode we talked about: Little Free Pantries Speaker Ron May event Make an Impression The Gallery Reception Storywalk Book update Bilingual Story Time in November Pulitzer Book Club The Executioner's Song Teen Programs Andy Warhol flowers DIY Scrunchies AtoZ Food America Campfire Cookbook Technology Open House      ...

Thanksgiving is a time of tradition, warmth, and gratitude. Many of the staff at the library are foodies and we regularly search the AtoZ World Food and the AtoZ Food America databases for exciting and fresh cuisine ideas. As a library patron you also have unlimited,...

Trick-or-Treat at the library reached a new level in 2019, with PGTPL, Plainfield United Methodist Church, and the First Baptist Church joining forces to become Trick-or-Treat on Simmons Street! A huge thank you to all of our sponsors and community partners who made the event...

Current digital photography is amazing, but what is the best solution when you have a vintage photo you wish to restore? Do you have grainy photos on your cell phone you would like to sharpen up? Vivid Pix Restore offers multiple editing tools to clean...

You voted and the results are in! Shakespeare Saved My Life by Indiana author Laura Bates is our first One Town, One Read selection. One Town, One Read is a program that encourages everyone in the same community to read the same book and then...

Tired of dressing up as the same thing for each annual Halloween party? Does your child have fleeting interests? Costumes can be expensive; what do you do with all these barely used costumes?  The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is accepting clean, gently used Halloween costumes of...