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October is Family History Month. Why not resolve to do a something to add your story?  Make a connection, jot down a memory, take a photo of a homestead, talk to a relative...

Did you know that we have after-school programs for tweens? In October we'll play board games, make popcorn, and learn how to use watercolors! We hope to see you at the library.   Mummy Wraps Wednesday, October 2, 4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Mummies have fascinated and terrified people...

Our Plainfield Library app is getting a much-needed overhaul! Unfortunately, there will be gap between the launch of our new app this winter and the withdrawal of our old app by its developer.However, not all is lost!...

Are you ready to see the trees turn color? If your children are very young, they may not remember, or expect the trees to change colors. What an interesting conversation you can have about trees together! Maybe you can take a walk in the park,...

Tired of dressing up as the same thing for each annual Halloween party? Does your child have fleeting interests? Costumes can be expensive; what do you do with all these barely used costumes?  The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is accepting clean, gently used Halloween costumes of...

The Friends Of the Library annual fall book sale will be September 18 - 22 in the main library lobby. There will be a large inventory of books, audiobooks, and large print materials. Come early for the best selection and come later for the best...

A Chance Meeting A secret society met recently at the library, by coincidence on the same night and time as Open Game Night. Called the Society of Luminaries, this small, card-driven cohort gathered in one of the Library's meeting rooms to play their peculiar game called...

It's a new month, so we're featuring some recent arrivals in the Children's Room! It's always exciting when new books come in. Here are a few we enjoyed!...

Throughout the month of September, the Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library will present a series of teen programs about film-making. Teens can learn the process of creating a short movie. Each Monday there will be a program about a different aspect of making a short movie. Dates...