Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

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...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

January 30, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

The Great Read Kickoff

January 31, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Follow the yellow book road to Joliet Public Library Ottawa Street Branch to kick off the Great Read.  Bring your heart, brains and courage and compete in Oz trivia during this "Toto"lly great night. Teams can be as large as 5 people, with singl...

Drop-in Play-Doh Playdate

February 2, 2019
10:00am - 11:30am
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
It's time for some Play-Doh fun! We have the Play-Doh and tools; all you need to bring is your imagination! ...

Romantic Dinner

February 9, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Happy Belly Chefs of Plainfield bring their love of cooking to the table by demonstrating how to create a delicious Valentine’s Day meal. Recipes for romance and tasting included. ...

Mini-Golf Fundraiser

February 10, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Escape the cold weather and join us as we transform the Library into a 2-level, 18-hole mini-golf course. Come out for a day of fun to support your community. The holes are sponsored by local businesses and organizations. You will putt your way throu...

Sing-a-long Wizard of Oz

February 12, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
This program is for all ages. Skip and sing down the Yellow Brick Road and participate in the Sing-a-long Wizard of Oz movie experience! Costumes are encouraged! Registration is required. ...

Stories and Books and Baskets, Oh My!

February 18, 2019
10:00am - 4:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Storytime
Description:
A drop in program for all ages. Celebrate The Great Read with storytime baskets! Baskets filled with books and activities will be placed around the lower level of the library. Find a basket, read a book, then bring that book to life with a hands-on a...

Library Board Meeting

February 20, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Wizard of Oz Scavenger Hunt

February 23, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
The Wicked Witch is at it again! She has hidden special items from Oz all around the library. Find all the hidden items and get a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Wizard of Oz Scavenger Hunt

February 25, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
The Wicked Witch is at it again! She has hidden special items from Oz all around the library. Find all the hidden items and get a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Wizard of Oz Scavenger Hunt

February 26, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
The Wicked Witch is at it again! She has hidden special items from Oz all around the library. Find all the hidden items and get a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Wizard of Oz Scavenger Hunt

February 27, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
The Wicked Witch is at it again! She has hidden special items from Oz all around the library. Find all the hidden items and get a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

February 27, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Wizard of Oz Scavenger Hunt

February 28, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
The Wicked Witch is at it again! She has hidden special items from Oz all around the library. Find all the hidden items and get a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

The Great Read Finale

February 28, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Prizes, giveaways and refreshments, oh my! Celebrate the culmination of this year’s Great Read by watching The Wizard of Oz (Rated G). Attendees are encouraged to dress up as their favorite character for a chance to win prizes. Refreshments and book ...

Library Board Meeting

March 20, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

March 27, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Library Board Meeting

April 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Poetry Book Unveiling Party

April 17, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Celebrate the publication of Plainfield's very first poetry anthology eBook, mingle with fellow poets and enjoy refreshments and giveaways. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

April 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Library Board Meeting

May 15, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

May 29, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Library Board Meeting

June 19, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

June 26, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Library Board Meeting

July 17, 2019
6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

July 31, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...