Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room
This event is in the "Teens" group.

After-Hours '90s Glow Party

November 22, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Grab a glow stick and step back in time to the 1990s. Enjoy ‘90s jams while eating rad snacks and showing off your fly retro fashions.   ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

November 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
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:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning November 4 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Publ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 1

November 25, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This club is for students with limited English experience. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Must take a placement test and place below ESL intermediate level courses. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me

November 25, 2019
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 from newborn to 23 months.  Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs.  ...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

November 25, 2019
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. This storytime features stories, songs, activities and more. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 2

November 25, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This club is for students with limited English experience. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Must take a placement test and place below ESL intermediate level courses. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Mark Anderson Presents: Dinosaurs vs. Robots

November 25, 2019
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
First, kids draw dangerous dinosaurs on one side of the page and then radical robots on the other. What happens next? You decide!  For ages 5 to 8. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Mark Anderson Presents: Cartoon Monsters

November 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Learn to draw tons of crazy, unbelievable monsters. Weird blobby monsters! Scary pointy monsters! Funny hat-wearing monsters! At the end, see your monsters come alive on the big screen. For ages 9 to 12. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Preserving Family Heirlooms

November 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Learn how to preserve valuable family documents, photos, fabrics and glass for future generations through proper storage and simple preservation techniques. Attendees will also get to test-drive products and hear preservation dos and don'ts for histo...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me

November 26, 2019
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 from newborn to 23 months. Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

November 26, 2019
9:30am - 10:15am
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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning November 5 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Publ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Tales for Tots

November 26, 2019
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 age 2 to 3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs, and fingerplays. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Reading Club for English Language Learners

November 26, 2019
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesdays

November 26, 2019
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...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

November 26, 2019
10:30am - 11:00am
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: 6
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning November 5 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Publ...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

November 26, 2019
10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 3 to 5 years. Enjoy stories and music while attending independently. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Social Stitch, Crafts & More

November 26, 2019
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 coloring sheets, markers and card making supplies. Drop in anytime, no regist...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Figure It Out

November 26, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
For ages 8 to 10. Test your knowledge of old and unusual gizmos and gadgets. Make your best guess and find out if you can figure it out! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Intermediate Learners - Level 3

November 27, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This club is for students who already use English in daily tasks but need to keep improving. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Attendees must take a placement test. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mobile Workforce Center

November 27, 2019
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Intermediate Learners - Level 4

November 27, 2019
10:45am - 11:45am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This club is for students who already use English in daily tasks but need to keep improving. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Attendees must take a placement test. ...

Library Closed

November 27, 2019
5:00pm - 9:00pm
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will close at 5:00 p.m. and reopen on Friday, November 29 at 9:00 a.m. ...
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will close for the holiday and reopen on Friday, November 29 at 9:00 a.m. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Come Write In @ Your Library (NaNoWriMo)

November 30, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Description:
Come Write In @ your Library! Beginning November 1, NaNoWriMo participants work towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 pm on November 30. The “Come Write In” program connects writers with nearby libraries, bookst...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Heart of Christmas

November 30, 2019
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 Downtown Plainfield's Heart of Christmas to hear the Plainfield South Madrigals sing! Then stick around Downtown for some holiday fun!  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

December 2, 2019
9:30am - 10:00am
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:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning November 4 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Publ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 1

December 2, 2019
9:30am - 10:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
This club is for students with limited English experience. Includes leveled listening, speaking, reading and writing practice. Must take a placement test and place below ESL intermediate level courses. ...