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Drop-in Family Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Bring the whole family along for this all-ages storytime. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
Learn new words, practice your pronunciation and become more fluent in English in a relaxed group.  Improve your English by reading and discussing information from newspapers, magazines and books. Once registered, you will receive instruction...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Club

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities, Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12. Join us for our Anime Club! At this meeting we will watch a selection of anime recommended by the attendees and enjoy some Japanese snacks.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 93
Description:
Join Genealogist Kim Nagy as she covers the basics of Lineage Societies. She will discuss the many types of lineage societies in existence and how to locate them. The objectives and benefits of joining these societies are explained. Information about...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Special Event, Virtual
Description:
Indigenous Boarding and Residential Schools & the Pursuit of Truth and Reconciliation This final installment of a three-part Native Voices webinar series will examine the abuse, neglect and trauma Native children suffered at residential schools ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is designed for babies ages 0 to 23 months and their caretakers. Sing songs, read stories, do lap bounces and catch up on milestones together. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 1

9:30am - 10:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
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 Tales for Tots

10:30am - 11:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Get ready to have fun with stories, songs and more at this active storytime designed just for toddlers. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 2

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
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.

World Cookie Challenge

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
For ages 9 to 11. One cookies to rule them all! Taste-test delicious confections from around the globe and pick your favorite.  ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me Storytime

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is designed for babies ages 0 to 23 months and their caretakers. Sing songs, read stories, do lap bounces and catch up on milestones together. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Tales for Tots

10:30am - 11:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Ages 2 to 3 with a caregiver. Get ready to have fun with stories, songs and more at this active storytime designed just for toddlers. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
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.

Intro to Excel part 2

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this class, we will build on topics from Intro to Excel Part 1. We will cover formulas, formatting, and charts in greater depth.   ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Korean Lotus Flower Lantern

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
The Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project (KSCPP) teaches you how to make a lovely lotus flower lantern using colored paper and a pre-made wireframe. At the same time, you can learn about Korea’s unique history and culture. A short documentary ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Drop-in Family Storytime

10:00am - 10:30am
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
Bring the whole family along for this all-ages storytime. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Practice while connecting with friends. Share ideas and culture and discuss current events, family life and anything relevant to you. Once registered, you will receive instructions to join the event. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Egg Carton Animal Portraits

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Description:
This program is for children ages 7 to 11. Create majestic portraits of woodland animals in their fanciest clothes at this 3D cardboard art program. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Around Town
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Limited to Plainfield cardholders                                     ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Youth Services Desk
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Celebrate the legend of the Sanderson Sisters with a spooky, interactive at-home viewing of the 1993 Halloween classic. Pick up a kit with everything you need for this slightly scary night of family fun. While supplies last. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fall Into Leaves

11:00am - 11:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is intended for children ages 3-6 with a caregiver.  Craft a fun animal friend using leaves as your canvas.   Masks are recommended while in Youth Services. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Spooky Graham Cracker House Kit Pick-Up

All Day
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Youth Services Desk
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Pick up a graham cracker kit to decorate your own spooky house at home and bring your creation back to the library to be displayed and entered into the contest. All entries will receive an award ribbon and one fan favorite per age category will be se...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
This take and make is intended for Adults who choose to participant and celebrate Dia De Muertos! A starter kit for a Dia De Muertos Ofrenda. 4 items included: silk marigolds, a picture frame, two tealight candles and a skull paper bag. *While suppli...