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French Storytime

2022-09-29 17:00:00 2022-09-29 17:30:00 America/New_York French Storytime Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity

Thursday, September 29
5:00pm - 5:30pm

Add to Calendar 2022-09-29 17:00:00 2022-09-29 17:30:00 America/New_York French Storytime Build bilingual skills and vocabulary with us! We'll read a book and introduce young learners to new vocabulary in English and French. Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity

Build bilingual skills and vocabulary with us! We'll read a book and introduce young learners to new vocabulary in English and French.

AGE GROUP: | Toddlers | Preschoolers | Babies |

EVENT TYPE: | Storytime |

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Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library

Phone: 317-839-6602

Hours
Mon, Oct 03 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Oct 04 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Oct 05 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Oct 06 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Oct 07 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Oct 08 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 09 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library is the heart of culture, information, and life-long learning in Plainfield and Guilford Township. Our staff is completely dedicated to serving the community and our amazing library patrons. At PGTPL, we’re here to spark your imagination, provide you with opportunities to create, and keep you connected to the world through books, music, knowledge, and technology.

Upcoming events

Tue, Oct 04, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to... more
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Oct 05, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Wed, Oct 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children... more
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Oct 05, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Explore a topic with books, crafts, and activity stations! This month we'll learn about the mail and post office.

Wed, Oct 05, 3:15pm - 4:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Teen Central
Learn about alebrijes--a form of Mexican folk art that brings elements of different animals together to create one... more
Learn about alebrijes--a form of Mexican folk art that brings elements of different animals together to create one fantastical creature--then make your own papier-mâché sculpture!

Thu, Oct 06, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Thu, Oct 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children... more
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Oct 06, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan
Did you know Irish records were often published in American newspapers? Expert genealogist Tom Kemp will teach new... more
Did you know Irish records were often published in American newspapers? Expert genealogist Tom Kemp will teach new strategies for finding information about your Irish ancestors in this presentation.

Canceled
Thu, Oct 06, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library
Grab your paints and brushes! Join Laura as she walks you step-by-step through the creation of a seasonal landscape... more
Grab your paints and brushes! Join Laura as she walks you step-by-step through the creation of a seasonal landscape painting. Materials are available for first time attendees.

Fri, Oct 07, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Fri, Oct 07, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - The Gallery
Working in pencil, pastel, and acrylic, artist Gina Harding uses color and details to convey the beauty of the natural... more
Working in pencil, pastel, and acrylic, artist Gina Harding uses color and details to convey the beauty of the natural world. Enjoy her works on display from October 7-31.

Fri, Oct 07, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Each week we'll introduce young children to the world around us with music, activities, stories, and more!

Fri, Oct 07, 3:15pm - 5:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Join us for a free showing of the classic Halloween movie, Hocus Pocus, and use provided materials to interact during... more
Join us for a free showing of the classic Halloween movie, Hocus Pocus, and use provided materials to interact during different scenes! Materials will be provided for up to 20 teens.

Sat, Oct 08, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Sat, Oct 08, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Join us for a STEM activity as we make DIY Robot Hands!

Sun, Oct 09, All day
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Friends of the Library Book Sale

Mon, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children... more
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
BRU Burger
Crack the case or solve the mystery, your pick! Join us at BRU Burger to discuss any mysterious book of your choosing.

Tue, Oct 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for... more
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - West
Learn computer basics in 90 minutes or less. Get hands-on in this instructor-led course, or follow along to try at home.

Tue, Oct 11, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Grab your apron! Learn how to bake a new variety of bread each month in this hands-on program. This month we’ll make... more
Grab your apron! Learn how to bake a new variety of bread each month in this hands-on program. This month we’ll make yeast bread loaves. Materials are provided.

Wed, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to... more
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Oct 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children... more
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Oct 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Online
Join us for a talk with leading expert on social confidence, Dr. Aziz Gazipura, from the comfort of your own home! Go to... more
Join us for a talk with leading expert on social confidence, Dr. Aziz Gazipura, from the comfort of your own home! Go to libraryc.org/plainfieldlibrary to register for this Author Talk and more.
Register

Thu, Oct 13, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Join us as we learn step-by-step how to draw Frankenstein's monster!

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby Conference
In this class by Creativebug, we'll explore writing as inspiration for art using techniques of mark making, collage,... more
In this class by Creativebug, we'll explore writing as inspiration for art using techniques of mark making, collage, doodling, and other visual experiments blurring the lines between words and images.

Thu, Oct 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan B
Robert Chester, curator of the Crispus Attucks Museum, presents “Crispus Attucks: From the Beginning.” Learn more... more
Robert Chester, curator of the Crispus Attucks Museum, presents “Crispus Attucks: From the Beginning.” Learn more about the man widely regarded as the first person killed in the American Revolution.

Fri, Oct 14, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Each week we'll introduce young children to the world around us with music, activities, stories, and more!

Sat, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Bring your grandparents or grandpals! Build and then topple towers of dominos and other fun challenges.

Mon, Oct 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children... more
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Mon, Oct 17, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Do you love Eric Carle's classic picture books? We'll read his stories together. Then, make your own collage in his style!

Mon, Oct 17, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby Conference
In this book club, we read and discuss mystery and crime novels, both classic and contemporary. This month's selection is... more
In this book club, we read and discuss mystery and crime novels, both classic and contemporary. This month's selection is “The Darwin Affair,” a historical mystery by Tim Mason.

Tue, Oct 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children... more
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - West
Learn how to use a computer mouse in 90 minutes or less. Get hands-on in this instructor-led course, or follow along to... more
Learn how to use a computer mouse in 90 minutes or less. Get hands-on in this instructor-led course, or follow along to try at home.

Tue, Oct 18, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Make a fun, simple craft inspired by Creativebug. In this session, create a decorative canning ring pumpkin. Materials... more
Make a fun, simple craft inspired by Creativebug. In this session, create a decorative canning ring pumpkin. Materials are provided.

Tue, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online
Join us in conversation with CNN anchor and memoir author, Zain Asher, from the comfort of your own home! Go to... more
Join us in conversation with CNN anchor and memoir author, Zain Asher, from the comfort of your own home! Go to libraryc.org/plainfieldlibrary to register for this Author Talk and more.
Register

Wed, Oct 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for... more
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Oct 19, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn about all the different things you can be in this series! We will read books and do crafts about Olympians and... more
Learn about all the different things you can be in this series! We will read books and do crafts about Olympians and athletes.

Wed, Oct 19, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Teen Central
Unleash your creative magic and write scary stories to spook your friends!

Thu, Oct 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to... more
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Oct 20, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Teen Central
Come celebrate the spookiest time of the year with crafts, snacks, and spooky music.

Thu, Oct 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Preserve your garden bounty and fill your pantry! Come learn the basics of this simple and frugal food preservation... more
Preserve your garden bounty and fill your pantry! Come learn the basics of this simple and frugal food preservation method. Enjoy a few samples too!

Fri, Oct 21, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Each week we'll introduce young children to the world around us with music, activities, stories, and more!

Sat, Oct 22, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Join local storyteller Lisa Johnson for a special storytime! A little bit spooky and a little bit silly, these seasonal... more
Join local storyteller Lisa Johnson for a special storytime! A little bit spooky and a little bit silly, these seasonal stories will have you on the edge of your seat!

Mon, Oct 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to... more
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to young children and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children... more
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Tue, Oct 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - West
Learn how to use a computer keyboard in this instructor-led course. Get hands-on in this interactive tutorial, or follow... more
Learn how to use a computer keyboard in this instructor-led course. Get hands-on in this interactive tutorial, or follow along to try at home.

Tue, Oct 25, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
End your day on a happy note with stories, songs, and rhymes. Join us for a Halloween-themed storytime and craft!

Tue, Oct 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Join us for a captivating conversation with historical fiction writer Kate Quinn as she discusses her newest release,... more
Join us for a captivating conversation with historical fiction writer Kate Quinn as she discusses her newest release, “The Diamond Eye”, in this live-streamed Author Talk at the library.

Wed, Oct 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children... more
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Oct 26, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan B
Join the library for a lunchtime screening of a classic film. Please feel free to bring your own lunch! This month, we'll... more
Join the library for a lunchtime screening of a classic film. Please feel free to bring your own lunch! This month, we'll be showing Charles Laughton's 1955 thriller “The Night of the Hunter.”

Wed, Oct 26, 3:15pm - 4:45pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - West
Join us for a free screening of The Addams Family (2019) and a Halloween craft!

Thu, Oct 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for... more
Make, learn, and share together! This interactive storytime encourages building, play, and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Oct 27, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Test your aim and challenge your friends in this life-size version of the popular game, Angry Birds.

Thu, Oct 27, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library
Bring the whole family for a fun indoor trick-or-treat experience at your library!

Fri, Oct 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Each week we'll introduce young children to the world around us with music, activities, stories, and more!

Mon, Oct 31, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library
Stop by the Children's Room to make a paper pumpkin at our craft station!

Tue, Nov 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to... more
Learn, read, and explore together! This interactive storytime introduces STEAM concepts and early literacy skills to young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Nov 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children... more
Sing, move, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on music and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Wed, Nov 02, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Practice literacy skills with fun activities, crafts, and more!

Wed, Nov 02, 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Teen Central
Join us to learn about the Teen Media Club and share a book, TV show, movie, music album, or other piece of media you... more
Join us to learn about the Teen Media Club and share a book, TV show, movie, music album, or other piece of media you have been loving lately!

Wed, Nov 02, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan A
Learn more about the founding mothers of NPR in this livestreamed Author Talk with acclaimed journalist, writer, and... more
Learn more about the founding mothers of NPR in this livestreamed Author Talk with acclaimed journalist, writer, and speaker Lisa Napoli as she discusses her novel, “Susan, Linda, Nina, and Cokie.”

Thu, Nov 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Children's Activity
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children... more
Create, read, and enjoy together! This interactive storytime focuses on art and early literacy skills for young children and their caregivers.

Thu, Nov 03, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - McMillan
Preserve your family memories and stories by recording them. Dr. Michella Marino will teach how to navigate oral... more
Preserve your family memories and stories by recording them. Dr. Michella Marino will teach how to navigate oral histories, including best practices and the basic tools you’ll need in interviews.

Thu, Nov 03, 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Teen Central
Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken dishes. Bring your friends and learn how to create your own kintsugi... more
Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken dishes. Bring your friends and learn how to create your own kintsugi pottery. Materials will be provided for up to 15 teens.

Thu, Nov 03, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library - Lobby
Learn about Libby, the library reading app that allows you to read eBooks and listen to audiobooks from your device. All... more
Learn about Libby, the library reading app that allows you to read eBooks and listen to audiobooks from your device. All you need is your PGTPL card and a device to get started. Stop by to learn more.