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Pokemon Club

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is for young people Grades 1-5. Pokémon cards! Pokémon Go! Pokémon is also a TV show! Celebrate all things Pokémon together at this monthly club. Gotta catch ‘em all! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Imagine That! Play Date

10:30am - 11:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is designed for children ages 2 to 5. Bake a pizza! Mail a letter! Visit outer space! Explore and pretend through this open-ended, imaginative play program. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Google Workspace

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Google Workspace makes it easy to create, store, and collaborate on documents. Learn how to navigate and get a handle on the best features.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Job Fair In A Bag

10/10/2022 @ 9:00am - 10/15/2022 @ 5:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Career
Description:
Stop at the Adult Services Desk from October 10-October 15 to pick up your Job Fair In A Bag. Each bag will include valuable information on job searching, skill-building, résumé writing, local career resources and swag! Available while supplies last....
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: 46
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 "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.

Incredible Bats and other Spooky Creatures

11:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn about animals that are misunderstood and have been made scarier by Hollywood movies. Live bats, snakes, spiders and rats will be present. Register each adult and child attending. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meetings
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
This program is intended for these in grades 6 to 12. Meow is the time to have your voice heard at the library! We meet once a month to discuss your ideas for programs, books and service projects. Earn volunteer hours while expressing your opinions a...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Library Chopped

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
  Three rounds. Three mystery baskets full of food or crafts. Who will come up with the greatest creations in each round? Who will be chopped?  ...
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.

Going Bear-zerk

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
Grades 1 to 5. Get a bear-y bit wild as we discover the world of bears. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

3D Printed Keychains

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn how to design your own keychain in Tinkercad. Use a premade design, or make your own. Participants are entitled to one print from our 3D Printer. ...
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 "Teens" group.

D&D 5e

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12. Join our merry band on a 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons adventure! No experience is required and characters will be available.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Area Public Library
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Presented by Bentron Financial: This program will help attendees evaluate their readiness for retirement with several self-evaluation exercises.  Once the evaluations are complete attendees will be introduced to the Ten Critical Questions. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers, Speaker, Special Event
Description:
Join us for an evening with two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward as she discusses how her literary vision and personal experiences address urgent questions about racism and social injustice.   Ward, hailed as “the new Toni Mor...
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: 50
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. ...