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Grant-seekers and fundraisers will love the library’s latest digital resource! The library now has access to the Foundation Directory Online for anyone to use within the library building.  What is Foundation Directory Online The Foundation Directory Online provides access to an exhaustive database of grantmakers and grants...

Plainfield Library and Plainfield WalMart Neighborhood Market Pharmacy Work Together to Host Flu Shot Clinic The Plainfield Library will host two flu shot clinics at the Library in September and October of this year.  What You Need to Get Your Vaccine For the first time in several years,...

Hidden Figures, a bestselling novel and award-winning film, tells the story of the “West Computing” group, the exceptionally talented African American women whose manual calculations sent John Glenn into orbit. Join us in celebrating five years since the novel’s release by learning about other incredible...

Like Connie Brockway wrote, “No one ever fell in love gracefully.” As summer turns to fall, we’re celebrating that clumsy stumble into love with some fall-related romance novels. Click on the book title to place a hold on a physical copy through the Evergreen Catalog.   That...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is closed for Labor Day on Monday, September 6, 2021. For your convenience, no items are due and fines do not accrue when the library is closed. Items returned while we are closed are back-dated as well. Enjoy the library from home! Try...

Mary Shelley, the “mother” of science fiction, is best known for her novel Frankenstein. Victor Frankenstein is a scientist determined to bring one of his experiments to life. When he’s finally successful, Frankenstein rejects the monstrosity he created, sparking a series of events that has...

School may have just started, but it’s the perfect time to start planning for fall break or a weekend trip! We’ve selected some Indiana travel guides that will take you from toboggan runs, to wineries, to alpaca farms. Click on the book title to place...

Beginning Monday, August 9, 2021, PGTPL staff and public attendees will be required to wear masks in all in-person programs, regardless of vaccination status. Library staff are happy to provide masks for program attendees as requested.  Audience size for all programs will be capped at 50%...

How about an evening stroll through the cemetery?  Sound fun?  If so, consider joining us on September 14 at 6:00pm for a private guided heritage tour of Crown Hill Cemetery.  We'll learn the history of Crown Hill Cemetery while visiting the graves of some of...

The Olympics have returned! The 2021 Tokyo Olympics begin on Friday, July 23 with the opening ceremony and run until Sunday, August 8. After a year’s delay, athletes and spectators alike are eager for the competition to resume. To learn more about the Olympics itself,...

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Per CDC guidelines, masks are recommended for all patrons in the library. Beginning Monday, August 9th, we are requiring masks for patrons and staff attending any in-person programs.