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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...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library Staff Association is proud to announce the placement of their first three Little Free Pantry (LFP) locations.  The library has worked diligently to obtain approval, build, and install these community-driven pantry boxes. It has been an effort started by the library’s...

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...