Miscellanea

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...

[caption id="attachment_19700" align="alignleft" width="300"] Join us for Food For Fines during National Library Week, April 7-13[/caption] To celebrate National Library Week, the library is excited to announce our first Food For Fines program! Food For Fines is an initiative to help cardholders pay off their fines,...

Do you have a favorite Disney villain? Disney movies often give us such delightfully wicked villains, it's hard not to form some attachment to them. If you have a soft spot for the likes of Ursula, Jafar, or Maleficent - you're in luck! The game Villainous...

Here, at the library, the answer is yes, we have an app for that. Whether you’re looking for a book, magazine, or graphic novel to read, music to listen to, or a movie to watch, we have everything you need to stay entertained. The library...

Listen to the 2nd episode of our podcast They Might Be Librarians here or here. Hosts: Lauren M, Lauren W, Joanna S, Nick P Ads: David Brinker Editor: Matthew Stevenson “Saving Private Ryan” movie “Mr Roberts” movie The Laurens: Lauren McPike and Lauren Weddle “Catwoman” by Sarah...

The library has spaces and activities for people of all different ages. With young children, there's a focus on early literacy; that is, helping children be ready to learn to read. Since 2004, we have incorporated the American Library Association initiative Every Child Ready to Read  in...

RBdigital has introduced a new feature which automatically checks out new issues of magazines as soon as they are available. This will allow you to always have the latest issues of their favorite magazines waiting for you in their RBdigital account.  It's so easy - When checking out...

Hand & Foot Card Game for Seniors Join us at Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library to learn to play Hand and Foot and then have games each month. Hand and Foot is a card game played between two-to-six players. It started in North America and is related to Canasta, in which each player is dealt two sets of cards -...

Paint Along at the Library Bring your own supplies, then follow along as artist Laura Appleby leads everyone in the creation of a landscape painting step-by-step. Register here, then meet us in the lobby conference room. Location: McMillan B.  For more information, call Laura Appleby at 317-839-6602 ext. 2136. Supply...