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I grew up in South Dakota and always had a love for pottery.  During college I remember walking past a handmade brick kiln outside the art building and being drawn to it. In those years I was busy working on a B.S. degree in Plant...

Start a new family tradition this Holiday season at the library! Meet us Thursday, December 4th, anytime between 4:00pm - 7:00pm to decorate a ceramic cookie plate and enjoy other festivities! Celebrate the winter season with an evening at the library full of crafts, stories, and merry-making....

Are you a beer aficionado, or do you just enjoy trying new brews? Either way you'll have a blast on Saturday, Oct. 11 at our 3rd Annual Beer Tasting fundraiser with Black Swan Brewpub and Three Pints Brewpub. Tickets to this one-of-a-kind event are $8 each...

It's time for our annual Wine & Cheese Festival as we prepare for Autumn. The Friends of the Library proudly present "Twilight on Stafford" next Saturday, September 13, from 7:00 - 9:00pm. Join us for an evening of wine from Chateau Thomas Winery, light snacks, live music,...

Support the library through your Barnes & Noble purchase at Frozen Friday: Cool Off With Olaf on  August 1st! Joanna, Kate, and Laura B from the library will be at the Metropolis Barnes & Noble from 11:00am - 8:00pm on Friday, August 1st. Disney's Frozen is the...

Support the library while supporting the arts at the library's second annual Arts Gala fundraiser, March 21 - 23. Original pieces in a variety of media and styles created by local artists will be for sale. Individuals, businesses, and organizations who become Patrons of the...

Enjoy breakfast with Santa at Applebee's on Saturday, December 14th, from 8:30 to 10:30am. Tickets are on sale now at the main desk at the library. Children's tickets are $6.00 and adult tickets are $10.00. Children will be able to get their pictures taken with...

Stop by Barnes and Noble in Metropolis on Saturday, November 16th from 9-5 and buy some books (a portion of the sales will benefit the Library!), learn about library services including how to get tons of e-books for your Nook! Can't make it Saturday? You can...

What’s your idea of the perfect Saturday afternoon? How about an afternoon spent sampling new beers and learning how beer is made locally? The master brewers from both Three Pints Brewpub and Black Swan Brewpub in Plainfield will be at the Plainfield Guilford-Township Public Library...