Miscellanea

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...

With the first day of school just around the corner, we thought we'd share four of our digital resources that are great additions to your academic toolkit. If you need extra help on a math problem, language practice outside of the classroom, or sources for...

Do you enjoy our popular VOX Books? Are you looking for new ways to help your children engage with stories? Look no further! PGTPL is now offering a free resource from Library Ideas that does just that! iVOX Books is an app that uses the latest...

Are you looking for some new recipes to try out this summer? Look no further. The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library has you covered with this awesome online resource. Meet AtoZ World Food, a database where you can learn about different cultures and their various cuisines...

The summer reading program for 2021 is focused on animal tales. Below you can find some novels in Teen Central that fit the theme. Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi The first novel in a fantasy series inspired by Nigerian mythology Children of Blood and...

Platted in 1833, Plainfield, Indiana, has seen a lot in its 180-year existence. Experience Plainfield's transformation over the years in a visual presentation by the Indiana Room's Sarah Wright.  Featuring pictures from the Indiana Room’s photograph collection, this program will take you on an online...

You may read the 2020 Annual Report below, or click here to download. [pdf-embedder url="https://www.plainfieldlibrary.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/AnnualReport2020Final.pdf"]...

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,...