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From Gillette

Go east on Valley Rd. (becomes Springfield Ave.). Turn right onto Plainfield Avenue. Go one third of a mile. The library will be on your left.

From Summit and New Providence

Go west on Springfield Avenue. Just before the intersection of Springfield and Plainfield Avenues, you will see an enormous American flag. Turn left onto Plainfield Avenue. Go a third of a mile. The library will be on your left.

From Scotch Plains and Watchung

Go north on Martine Ave/Park Ave. Turn left onto New Providence Rd. Turn left on Bonnie Burn Rd. (becomes Plainfield Ave.) Keep going straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves, and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Interstate 78

Take Exit 41. If you were traveling west on 78W, turn right at the end of the exit ramp onto Drift Rd. If you were traveling east on 78E, turn left at the end of the exit ramp onto Drift Rd.

Turn left at the first light onto Plainfield Avenue. Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Route 22 East

After passing the Blue Star Shopping Center on left, follow signs for Berkeley Heights/Scotch Plains. Exit right by Snuffy’s, turn right to cross over Route 22. Turn left at the traffic light onto Bonnie Burn Road (becomes Plainfield Avenue). Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Route 22 West

After passing McDonald’s on your right, follow signs for Berkeley Heights/Murray Hill and exit right onto Bonnie Burn Road (becomes Plainfield Avenue). Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Rt. 287 South – Coming From Northern Jersey

Take Rt. 287 South. At exit 37 take Rt. 24 East. After 10 miles take Rt. 78 West. Take Exit 41. Turn right at the end of the ramp onto Drift Rd. Turn left at the first light onto Plainfield Avenue. Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Rt. 287 South – Coming From Central Jersey

Take Rt. 287 South to Rt 78 East. Once on Rt. 78 East, take Exit 41. Turn left at the end of the ramp onto Drift Rd. Turn left at the first light onto Plainfield Avenue. Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Garden State Parkway North – Coming from South Jersey

Take the Garden State Parkway North. Take Exit 142B onto I-78 West.  On I-78 West, take Exit 41. Turn right at the end of the ramp onto Drift Rd. Turn left at the first light onto Plainfield Avenue. Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves, and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

Garden State Parkway South – Coming from Northern Jersey

Take the Garden State Parkway South. Take Exit 142 to merge onto I-78 West. On I-78 West, take Exit 41. Turn right at the end of the ramp onto Drift Rd. Turn left at the first light onto Plainfield Avenue. Go straight at the intersection of Plainfield and Mountain Aves, and then you will pass Columbia School on the left. Pass Little Flower Church on the right. The library is directly after the church. The entrance to the parking lot is immediately after the library building. If you cross the railroad tracks, you’ve gone too far.

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