South Plainfield Library

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    By Kenneth Morgan
    January 18, 2017

    Time for some news from South Plainfield Library:

    We’ll start with next week’s children’s programs, and there are quite a lot of them.  On Saturday, we have the ...

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    Did you miss a movie that you wanted to see in the theaters and don’t want to pay to rent it or for the DVD?  Come to “Monday Night Movies” at the library.  It’s all ...

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    Happy New Year!

    Have you noticed how TV commercials change in the beginning of January? “Join our gym!” “Try our weight loss program!” “Buy a new car!” ...

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    It’s that time when we all reflect on what has happened in the past year and what we hope for in the next. It is hard to believe that it was only this past February when we opened the doors of ...

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    Well, it seems we’re in a bit of an overload when it comes to holiday observances.  Festivus takes place tomorrow, Hanukkah starts on Saturday, Christmas is the following day, Kwazaa ...

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    Did you miss a movie that you wanted to see in the theaters and don’t want to pay to rent it or for the DVD?  Come to “Monday Night Movies” at the library.  It’s all ...

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    We figure a few of you have already sent out all of the cards, bought all of the needed gifts, finished the decorations and can relax as the rest of the Holiday season goes on.  As for the rest ...

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    We're just wild for library programs! There are some wild times coming up. Unfortunately, we have had to cancel the program for this Saturday, December 3: “Learning about financial ...

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    So, will you be going for the full dinner with all the trimmings, or are you going the Charlie Brown route of toast, popcorn & pretzel sticks?  Which football game will you be ...

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    Here’s what’s going on at the library this week.  Did you miss a movie that you wanted to see in the theaters and don’t want to pay to rent it or for the DVD?  Come to ...

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    Time for the latest news from South Plainfield Library:

                    First, the Library will be closed on Tuesday ...

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    Are you ready for Halloween?  Your library is a great place to find last minute costume and decorating ideas. You'll also be able to find the spookiest ghost stories and horror movies if you ...

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                So, how much candy is enough?  Should it be all chocolate, or should it be various types?  With the current ...

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    That crispness in the air and the leaves changing colors means that fall is finally here!!  Join us on Saturday from 9am to 12pm for a “Fall Festival” to celebrate the beautiful fall ...

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    Welcome to October, folks.  As we prepare to break out the rakes and leaf bags, let’s stop momentarily and look at news from South Plainfield Library:

    The Library will be closed on ...

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    There are so many things happening at the library in the next few weeks, I won’t be able to fit them all in one column! Go to our website (southplainfield.lib.nj.us) to see the full schedule, ...

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    It seems autumn starts tomorrow.  Of course, it also seems like summer started only yesterday.  It’s a chore trying to reconcile how you see time pass and what the calendar tells ...

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    It’s that time…Our book and bake sale is finally here!!!  We’ve gotten so many donations of books and DVDs, so the books sale should be awesome!!  The Friends of the ...

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     So, how was your summer?  Do you enjoy vacation season?  Did the “I had fun today” moments outnumber the “Well, there’s always next year” moments?  ...

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    The library will be closed September 5 in observance of Labor Day. Sunday hours (1:30 – 5:00 pm) will begin on September 11.

    If we’re posting our Labor Day closing, it’s ...

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    You might be feeling a bit depressed now.  Summer, as we usually perceive it, is nearly over.  Soon, vacation time will wind down, school will be back in session, and autumn will ...

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    Even though summer is almost over, there is still plenty of time to enjoy our museum pass program for some day trips around New Jersey.  Library patrons can come to the library and purchase ...

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    What’s your favorite part of the new library building?  The comfy chairs for reading next to those big, bright windows? Having the entire adult collection on one floor? Quiet study rooms? ...

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                 As we get ready to leave July and start August, it’s time for some news from your friendly, local, expanded, ...

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    It seems like everything’s on the go this month.

    On Wednesday, July 27 at 6:30 pm you’ll be able to catch some “Bugs on the Go.”  Educators from Insectropolis, also ...

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                So, what’s all this nonsense about summer days being “lazy”?  They certainly aren’t that way here at ...