Miscellanea

While not yet a federally recognized holiday, April has been dedicated as Arab American Heritage Month from the 1990s onwards. The month is selected as a time to celebrate Arab American culture and contributions to the country. Listed below are five recommended books to read...

It's that time of year again! The flowers are blooming, the grass is greener, and it's getting warmer out. That means spring cleaning season is here! We selected five books from a variety of methods to help get you in the spring cleaning spirit. From KonMari...

The Library will be closed Sunday, April 4 for Easter. We will re-open on Monday, April 5 at 9:00 AM. Even though the Library is closed, you can still access all sorts of free e-books, e-audiobooks, downloadable music, movies and more are available on your phone,...

What is World Wildlife Day? The UN has designated March 3 as World Wildlife Day! The UN assigns themes to this holiday each year and this year’s theme is: "Forests and Livelihoods: Sustaining People and Planet." The UN General Assembly established World Wildlife Day on December 20th,...

The library will be closed for New Year's Eve on Thursday, December 31, and New Year's Day on Friday, January 1. We will reopen again on Saturday, January 2, 2021. Don't forget you can access all of our digital resources at plainfieldlibrary.net/digital-resources! Want to learn a...

The library will be closed for Christmas Eve on Thursday, December 24, and Christmas Day on Friday, December 25. We will reopen again on Saturday, December 26. Don't forget you can access all of our digital resources at plainfieldlibrary.net/digital-resources! Looking for Holiday crafts to decorate with...

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Are your bookshelves at home looking a little scarce? Do you need to freshen up your collection? Or maybe you just want to treat yourself to something new? The Friends of the Library now have a virtual space to sell donated, gently used materials! From board...

The library will be closing early at 5p this week on Wednesday, November 25. We will remain closed through Thursday, November 26, and we will reopen on Friday, November 27 at 9a. During the holiday closure, the State Library will be performing a much needed upgrade...

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The Library has resumed in-house service and expanded hours! Click here for complete details about the changes.  Have questions? Email us at AskUs@PlainfieldLibrary.net or call us 317-839-6602.