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Are you starting to get a little bored with this Spring Break? There are plenty of fun things to do at the library! Here are some ideas, using current and vintage photos. Before you go, see if there's an interesting library program going on when you'll...

[caption id="attachment_19676" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image by Nemoel Nemo from Pixabay[/caption] Breakfast for Dinner? Mark your calendars for April 9! If you enjoy cooking, eating, and having fun, then this library event is for you! The Cookbook Book Club meets every other month and features a different theme...

The Plainfield Guilford Township Public Library, in partnership with the Plainfield Police Department, proudly announces another class of RAD graduates! Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) System is a program of realistic, self-defense tactics and techniques. It is a comprehensive course for women that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance,...

[caption id="attachment_19700" align="alignleft" width="300"] Join us for Food For Fines during National Library Week, April 7-13[/caption] To celebrate National Library Week, the library is excited to announce our first Food For Fines program! Food For Fines is an initiative to help cardholders pay off their fines,...

Looking for something to do with your kids over spring break? The library’s Mystery Bag Challenge can help! Each family will receive a paper bag with a STEM related challenge card and the materials needed to complete it.  Kids use their creative problem solving skills and...

[caption id="attachment_19683" align="alignleft" width="650"] Vote here for your favorite![/caption] It’s March Madness and the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is getting into the spirit of things with its very first BATTLE OF THE BOOKS! Starting Monday, March 18, come to the library and see which 16 books are...

Crafters, Makers & DIYers Creativebug is an online collection of crafting classes and workshops -  a dream-come-true for crafters, makers, and anyone trying their hand at DIY. The best part is - it's a free downloadable resource available with your Plainfield library card! After signing up,...

It's time for a refresh of the neighborhoods in the Children's Room! A 'neighborhood' is a handy collection of books that are in high demand and otherwise would be cataloged by author and format all around the room. There are various  Concept, Popular Character and...

Namaste! Yoga at the Library is back! Join instructor Donna McFarland the first three Wednesdays each month as she leads participants in yoga poses to create a mind-body connection and improve strength, flexibility, and balance. Each class will last for an hour and 15 minutes and...

Do your kids love doing crafts? Or do you enjoy making crafts for them? Check out Creativebug, a great online resource for crafters of any age! All you need is your library card number to access a virtual library of videos and projects in a...