Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Drop-in Baby and Me

November 21, 2018
9:15am - 9:45am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 6 to 23 months. Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...

Mobile Workforce Center

November 21, 2018
9:30am - 3:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Back of Library
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Technology
Description:
The Workforce Services Division of Will County Mobile Workforce Center will be in the Route 59 parking lot from 9:30 AM to Noon and 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM to provide support for people looking for a job. These services are free and open to all adults. Re...

Grammar Club for English Language Learners

November 21, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
The principles of English grammar relevant to an adult learning English are covered in this weekly group. Learn grammar and writing skills in a practical and fun way. ...

Drop-in Tales for Tots

November 21, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 2 to 3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs, and fingerplays. ...

A Novel Idea Book Discussion Group

November 21, 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
 A book discussion for adults featuring thought-provoking fiction as well as non-fiction. Meetings will be on the second Thursday and third Wednesday of every month. The same title will be discussed at both meetings; come to the meeting which is...

Early Closing

November 21, 2018
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
Library will close at 5:00 p.m. for Thanksgiving. We will reopen on Friday, November 23 at 9:00 a.m. ...
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed all day for Thanksgiving. We will reopen on Friday, November 23 at 9:00 a.m. ...

NaNoWriMo Come Write In

November 24, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Description:
Writers are invited to enjoy a quiet space to write their novels. ...

The Heart of Christmas

November 24, 2018
4:00pm - 4:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Stop by the Library during the Heart of Christmas in downtown Plainfield and get in the spirit with music from the Plainfield North Madrigal singers at 4:00 PM. Then, come see us at the Chamber Office, 24109 W. Lockport St, for a fun holiday ...

Holiday Light Recycling

All Day11/26 - 2/15
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Side of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Around Town
Description:
The Library is partnering with Elgin Recycling to collect holiday lights that have lost their twinkle. The lights are re-purposed and the Library receives a small amount of money for collecting; all the proceeds are used to fund future green events a...

Fun with Music

November 26, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is for children ages 9 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. ...

English Language Learners Club for Beginners

November 26, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This drop-in club is for students with limited English experience. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Must take a placement test and place below the ESL intermediate level courses.  ...

Drop-in Baby and Me

November 26, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 6 to 23 months.  Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...

Fun with Music

November 26, 2018
10:30am - 11:15am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
This program is for children ages 9 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. ...

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

November 26, 2018
10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This storytime for children ages 3 to 5 years attending independently features stories, songs, activities and more. ...

Drop-in Family Music and Movement

November 26, 2018
5:00pm - 5:45pm
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is designed for children ages 2-5 with their family. Get ready to clap, tap, dance, sing and stomp in this high-energy family program built to get the wiggles out. We will explore music, movement, instruments, interactive stories...

Small Business Mentoring by SCORE Fox Valley Chapter

November 26, 2018
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Career
Description:
Free small business mentoring offered by the Fox Valley Chapter of SCORE. Space is limited and registration is required through the SCORE website. Go to foxvalley.score.org, click on “Make an Appointment for Free Mentoring” and follow the steps to re...

Drop-in Baby and Me

November 27, 2018
9:15am - 9:45am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 6 to 23 months. Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...

Fun with Music

November 27, 2018
9:30am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is for children ages 9 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. ...

Tech Tuesdays

November 27, 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Description:
Drop-in for help and tips addressing all of your technology questions from smartphones and eReaders to social media or Microsoft Office. Our instructors can help you with Microsoft Office, Windows10, ebooks, library online resources, social media, in...

Reading Club for English Language Learners

November 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Learn new words, practice your pronunciation and become more fluent in English in a relaxed group. Meet weekly with an English-speaking instructor to read aloud. Improve your English by reading and discussing information from newspapers, magazines an...

Drop-in Tales for Tots

November 27, 2018
10:00am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 2-3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs and fingerplays. ...

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

November 27, 2018
10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This storytime for children ages 3 to 5 years attending independently features stories, songs, activities and more. ...

Social Stitch, Crafts & More

November 27, 2018
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Bring your current project or get ideas from others that share the love of knitting, crocheting, sewing and crafting. If you don't have anything to work on, the Library has charitable projects available for you with all materials supplied. Drop in an...

Game On! Teen Game Club

November 27, 2018
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Teens
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
This program is for youth ages 11-17. Get in the game! If you love games, this is the club for you. Come play video games on the big screen or if you prefer a low tech option, we also have board games, card games, and dice games. ...

NaNoWriMo Come Write In

November 27, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Description:
Writers are invited to enjoy a quiet space to write their novels. ...