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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...

The Indiana Room is sponsoring a free, all-day genealogy workshop featuring nationally known genealogy speaker Dr. Michael Lacopo. Join us Saturday, September 28, from 9:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The day will include two morning sessions and two afternoon sessions with a break in between...

[caption id="attachment_20217" align="alignleft" width="627"] Patrons enjoying the opening day of the StoryWalk.[/caption] If you love reading as a family, check out PGTPL’s brand new StoryWalkⓇ at Hummel Park! We are so excited to announce this partnership with Guilford Township, and is sponsored by the Duke Energy...

Tots and their grownups made a rocket craft featuring the letters in their names. They wrote the letters down, then glued them down into a rocket shape...

It’s hot outside! So stay in where it’s cool and read a book. July has a whole bunch of new books coming out that we are very excited about. Calling All Dog Lovers! David Rosenfelt’s latest Andy Carpenter mystery Bark of Night hits the shelves on July...

New Program We are so excited to get a new series of programs off the ground starting in August! Film Club is starting up! In this new club, we will focus on a specific directorial filmography: watching it movie by movie, and hosting a discussion of...

As the Summer Reading Club enters its final week, make sure you are getting those reading logs turned in! The Summer Reading Club ends on Saturday, July 13, but the fun doesn’t have to end then. There will be parties for all children and teens...

  NOTICE: Patrons who have earned points in My Library Rewards by checking out library materials must redeem coupons by September 1, 2019. This program is changing format, and PGTPL has opted not to continue. Points will be available to redeem until September 1st, but no new points will...

Join us on Saturday, September 28 from 9:15 - 4pm for a free, all-day genealogy workshop featuring nationally known genealogy speaker Dr. Michael Lacopo. The day will include two morning sessions and two afternoon sessions, with lunch on your own. Location: McMillan A/B meeting room. ...

Loose Parts Play was featured as a Hub station for four weeks. Would kids be attracted by the 'it can be whatever you want' aspect, or skip it for more typical Hub projects? Kids liked it - many liked it so much! - so Loose...