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We want to make your library experience the best it can be, and we need your help! Share your opinions about books, programs, and digital resources here at the library. Are you interested in a specific type of program? Do you like communicating with us...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is still open for browsing! Staff members continue taking precautions to keep patrons safe, such as wearing face shields and disinfecting surfaces and equipment frequently. Returned materials go into quarantine for 72 hours before going back into circulation. On July 4th,...

Happy 4th of July weekend! The library will be closed on Saturday, July 4, for Independence Day. We will be open on Friday, July 3, so please swing by and see us! Here are our current hours: ...

With the world as it is, we're now spending Spring Break at home. If you feel you have exhausted all the resources popping up for fun activities at home, here are a few more ideas for you to feel like you're traveling when you haven't...

We have some exciting changes coming this year! Starting in February 2020, we will be completing some renovation projects inside the library. Construction will start upstairs and then move downstairs when finished. Disruption will be minimal, and we intend to keep the library open during...

Library meeting rooms will be closed for renovation during the months of February & March 2020. To help you find an alternative location for your group meeting during those months, we've put together a chart of other public meeting spaces around town. ...

Do you feel like you’ve watched everything there is on Netflix? If you have a library card from Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, you have access to the great video streaming service Kanopy. Kanopy specializes in movies and TV from several different areas.  Documentaries Kanopy boasts 5,445 unique...

Changing leaves, cozy sweaters, and all things pumpkin spice flavored: fall is just around the corner! Making plans this season has never been easier with the newest PGTPL Library Guide. The Fall 2019 Guide covers August through October of all sorts of exciting things happening...

Do you like music? Do you enjoy flipping through the reviews sections of magazines like Spin and Rolling Stone to find new artists and albums you may like? If so, you should come to Record Club, a new program here at PGTPL.  At Record Club, music...

PGTPL Named Screening Venue for Global Film Festival!  For one week, more than 100,000 film lovers will gather in cinemas, museums, universities, and libraries in cities around the world for the 22nd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival. For the first time, Plainfield will be on the...

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