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  Whether you are a seasoned homeschooler, are remote learning as a result of health concerns, or are looking for ways to enhance your child’s classroom experience, the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library has many resources that can help you! While some require a PGTPL library card...

It’s no secret! Kids love graphic novels, whether they’re memoirs like Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters or historical fiction, like Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales. Here are a few of our favorite graphic novels for kids! (Descriptions and links from the Evergreen catalog.) Favorite Graphic Novels Lowriders in Space by...

Children’s programming at PGTPL has moved online! We post two new programs on our Facebook page every Monday at 11a and 5p. The programs range from early literacy rhymes and activities to craft project walkthroughs and book recommendations.   [embed]https://youtu.be/u4wv9NEvpbM[/embed] If you want to catch up on past...

Do you want to learn a new language but don’t know where to start? Mango Languages provides a free, unintimidating way of learning. Native-speaking instructors guide you through pronunciation and language mechanics for over 70 different languages. Whether you’re looking for Spanish help, basic language...

  If you want to connect with your kids and encourage their curiosity, try asking them open-ended questions! Often when adults talk to children, we ask questions with specific answers: “Did you have a good day at school?” “What is your favorite color?” “Do you want...

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  If you’re interested in history, check out these recent YA novels about the USA through the centuries! Teen Central also has a selection of non-fiction titles for history buffs. 1700s Rebel Spy by Veronica Rossi Frannie Tasker is a rebellious teenage girl who survives a shipwreck. She discovers a...

Planet Protectors Series Is your child interested in helping the environment? The Planet Protectors series of picture books introduce topics in a breezy, child-friendly voice. Each book has a positive approach to small steps kids can take. They are written at a 2nd-3rd grade level, with...

Did you know that the Friends of the Library fund all of our programming at PGTPL? That means any purchase you make at the book sale goes right back into providing awesome programs for you! COVID-19 has all of us staying home a lot more, so...

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