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The Bear Books by Bill Martin and Eric Carle Do you know the classic picture book Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin and Eric Carle? The words in the book make a pattern, which is a great chant to do with...

Reopening plans The library will reopen on Monday, June 15th  for browsing. Our operating hours are: Monday-Thursday: 9a-7p Friday: 9a-6p Saturday: 9a-2p Sunday: 1-5p These hours are subject to change at any time. Library occupancy will be limited to 50%, and occupancy limits will be posted in public areas of the library.   Reopening...

During the COVID-19 pandemic it is important to support the community’s needs by providing resource information during this difficult time. PGTPL has created a COVID-19 Resources course with information to help during these difficult times. This tutorial course on explains how to apply for unemployment, Supplemental...

Do you love to make up stories about new places? Learn how to draw a map based on an imaginary world.   Supplies you’ll need Blank map templates [download and print here] Pencils or pens Colored pencils, markers, or crayons   Method First, download and print one or more of the templates and...

How does a platform made by teens, for teens sound? Teen Ink has it covered! Teen Ink is a national teen magazine and website that encourages expression and creativity by publishing self-submitted writing, photos, and art. The website houses tons of content across a variety...

Did you know that May is National Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month? You can celebrate at home by reading some YA books written by Asian and/or Pacific Islander writers. There is plenty to discover in the novels listed below. You can read realistic stories...

  Is your fifth-grader fascinated with mummies?  Does your 3-year-old love books about cats?  Browsing the library with kids is the best way to introduce them to books they will love, but what do you do when the library is closed?  Never fear--PGTPL is here for...

Looking for ways to participate in a library program? During May, teens in grades 6-12 can join Teen Central staff from the comfort of home!   Trivia Thursday   Every week brings a new opportunity to test your wits against your peers. Using Google Meet and Kahoot!, Teen Central...

Books, DVDs, CDs Place an item on hold in the Evergreen catalog (or give us a call 317-839-6602 and we'll do it for you!) When your holds are ready, library staff will call and arrange a time for you to pick up items. The Library of Things collection,...

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library, along with thousands of libraries across the United States, celebrates creativity and imagination as part of the 2020 Summer Reading Club. The theme Imagine Your Story was chosen by the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) to help inspire children and...

We are open at 50% occupancy. Check our Facebook page for our current hours of operation! Access our digital collections here. As always, if you have questions, send us an email!