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The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library won a grant!  The library has seen a dramatic rise in demand for materials about racial equity, fighting for civil rights, and the experience of African Americans both past and present. Wait times for books in our current collection have been...

Welcome to the August edition of Teen Writing Club. We have two prompts for you to consider this month. Prompt One August is International Peace Month. In 1926, August was designated as such to remember World War I and to prevent future conflicts. Since 1981, the United...

  Whether you are a seasoned homeschooler, are remote learning as a result of health concerns, or are looking for ways to enhance your child’s classroom experience, the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library has many resources that can help you! While some require a PGTPL library card...

  If you’re interested in history, check out these recent YA novels about the USA through the centuries! Teen Central also has a selection of non-fiction titles for history buffs. 1700s Rebel Spy by Veronica Rossi Frannie Tasker is a rebellious teenage girl who survives a shipwreck. She discovers a...

Congratulations to everyone who participated in our online-only Summer Reading Club this year! Summer Reading Club is about reading – for fun, for averting some of that summer slide, and for establishing good literacy habits for everyone – babies to adults! Children, Teens, and Adults all...

Thank you so much for participating in the 2020 Patron Survey! As of July 23, 2020, this survey is no longer active. ____ We want to make your library experience the best it can be, and we need your help! Share your opinions about books, programs, and...

Reopening plans The library will reopen on Monday, June 15th  for browsing. Our operating hours are: Monday-Thursday: 9a-7p Friday: 9a-6p Saturday: 9a-2p Sunday: 1-5p These hours are subject to change at any time. Library occupancy will be limited to 50%, and occupancy limits will be posted in public areas of the library.   Reopening...

During the COVID-19 pandemic it is important to support the community’s needs by providing resource information during this difficult time. PGTPL has created a COVID-19 Resources course with information to help during these difficult times. This tutorial course on explains how to apply for unemployment, Supplemental...

  Is your fifth-grader fascinated with mummies?  Does your 3-year-old love books about cats?  Browsing the library with kids is the best way to introduce them to books they will love, but what do you do when the library is closed?  Never fear--PGTPL is here for...

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,...

We are open at 50% occupancy. Check our Facebook page for our current hours of operation! Access our digital collections here. As always, if you have questions, send us an email!