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Please be aware that Illinois Street is being asphalted so the only entrances into the Library parking lot are via southbound Route 59 and the alleyway between the church and the former Baci’s building on Lockport Street. 

Today's Hours: 9 AM – 9 PM


Baby reading bookEarly Literacy

Early Literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they actually read or write. Beginning at birth, doing these five activities every day – talking, singing, reading, writing (letter recognition) and playing, puts your child on the path to becoming a successful reader. Learn more about 1000 Books Before Kindergarten and other early literacy resources here.



Scouts logoScout Leaders

Are you the leader of a boy scout or girl scout troop? Would you like to bring your scouts on a tour of the library or need some assistance with one of your badges? Let us know, we’d love to help! To submit a request, click here.




Two kids with globeTravel Kits for Vacation

Whether you are leaving by train, plane, boat or car for vacation, the Library would be delighted to pack a bag with books, magazines, audio books and CDs to entertain your child. These Travel Kits are for the duration of your trip and are specifically designed for children through Grade 5. To request a Travel Kit, click here.


Plainfield Public Library

Install Plainfield Public Library District

Install this application on your home screen for quick and easy access when you’re on the go.

Just tap then “Add to Home Screen”