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It’s that time again for spreading Holiday Cheer! Tis’ the season for giving to our family, friends, and perhaps to ourselves when there’s a good sale. Moms (we are talking to you) you know you deserve an extra present this year for all that you...

In this episode we talked about: Little Free Pantries Speaker Ron May event Make an Impression The Gallery Reception Storywalk Book update Bilingual Story Time in November Pulitzer Book Club The Executioner's Song Teen Programs Andy Warhol flowers DIY Scrunchies AtoZ Food America Campfire Cookbook Technology Open House      ...

The Quaker Break Food Truck visited the library on Friday, November 15 to sell popcorn, cookies, and drinks to staff and library patrons. The Quaker Break is staffed by special needs students from the Plainfield High School who are working on vocational skills while also...

Thanksgiving is a time of tradition, warmth, and gratitude. Many of the staff at the library are foodies and we regularly search the AtoZ World Food and the AtoZ Food America databases for exciting and fresh cuisine ideas. As a library patron you also have unlimited,...

Looking for your next favorite book? Since we're always adding new themes and topics, our displays are always a great place to find something fun to read. Current displays In the early reader section, we have Into the Woods, with books about woodland creatures. In picture books, you...

The Family History Hounds genealogy group will meet Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 1:00pm.  Roundtable Discussion: It's a new year and we'd like to know what everyone's genealogy resolutions are.  Join us as we talk about what 2020 will bring--genealogically speaking.  Plus, we'll spend some...

We have been enjoying a large flock of turkey vultures which live near the library. A recent Tot Tuesday program celebrated these majestic birds and the letter V! Here are some ideas to try at home. We started with the vulture puppet greeting each child. If...

Trick-or-Treat at the library reached a new level in 2019, with PGTPL, Plainfield United Methodist Church, and the First Baptist Church joining forces to become Trick-or-Treat on Simmons Street! A huge thank you to all of our sponsors and community partners who made the event...

Help stock Plainfield's Little Free Pantries this Holiday season! Food for Fines is an initiative to help cardholders pay off their fines while also giving back to the community. Here's how it works: From Friday, November 1 to Friday, November 22, you can pay off your overdue...

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...