Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
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:
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 "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Take and Make: Paper Plate Dinosaurs

10:00am - 7:00pm
Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is for children ages 3 to 6 It's Dinovember and we are kicking things off by turning paper plates into dinosaurs. Roar! There will be 30 kits available. We will start handing out the kits at 10:00 am. Kits can be picked up at the Yo...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Game Night - Among Us

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This program is intended for those in Grades 6 to 12. We will meet in a Zoom to play Among Us. We'll work together to find the imposter. Is it you? You seem a little sus.  You should have the game downloaded to your mobile device prior to the...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesdays

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 "Adults" group.

Pinnacle Online Book Discussion

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Description:
Join us in reading and discussing Afterlife: A Novel by Julia Alvarez.   Visit https://www.pbc.guru/pinnaclelibraries to sign up today! Suggested Reading Schedule: On October 15th, open the reading period by res...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mobile Workforce Center

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.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is intended for those in grades 6 to 12.  Tackle stress while trying to achieve mindfulness and relaxation with this desktop relaxation garden. This kit will include everything you need to create a garden that will help you relax and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Indie Author Day

10:00am - 5:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers, Virtual
Description:
Each year, libraries and organizations around the world welcome local indie authors, writers, and their communities in for a day of education, networking, mingling, writing, open mics, panels, and so much more! This year, Indie Author Day has gone vi...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

NaNoWriMo: Virtual Come Write In

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Beginning November 1, NaNoWriMo participants work towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 pm on November 30. For more information, visit naperwrimo.org. Writers are invited to enjoy a quiet virtual space to write their novels duri...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Christine Kindberg, author of the historical fiction young adult novel The Means That Make Us Strangers, examines how writers of historical fiction deal with differences in technology, shifts in mindset, and changes in language over time.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Autumn Appetizers

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Chef Susan Maddox demonstrates exciting new recipes to liven up taste buds before dinner. The appetizers have a range of flavors, textures and tastes for your family and friends to enjoy. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view/print t...
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:
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meetings, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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 will meet once a month to discuss your ideas for programs, books, and service projects. Earn volunteer hours while expressing your opin...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Autumn Appetizers

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Chef Susan Maddox demonstrates exciting new recipes to liven up taste buds before dinner. The appetizers have a range of flavors, textures and tastes for your family and friends to enjoy. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view/print t...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Christine Kindberg, author of the historical fiction young adult novel The Means That Make Us Strangers, examines how writers of historical fiction deal with differences in technology, shifts in mindset, and changes in language over time.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesdays

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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

NaNoWriMo: Virtual Come Write In

4:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Beginning November 1, NaNoWriMo participants work towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 pm on November 30. For more information, visit naperwrimo.org. Writers are invited to enjoy a quiet virtual space to write their novels duri...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pinnacle Online Book Discussion

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Description:
Join us in reading and discussing Afterlife: A Novel by Julia Alvarez.   Visit https://www.pbc.guru/pinnaclelibraries to sign up today! Suggested Reading Schedule: On October 15th, open the reading period by res...