Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

December 20, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Practice speaking English while making friends. Share ideas and culture, play games, discuss current events, family life and anything relevant to life in the United States. ...

Finals Study Cafe

December 20, 2018
11:00am - 3:00pm
Teens
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, College Prep, Special Event
Description:
We are opening the large meeting room to give you a quiet place to study for finals. You will have room to study and we will provide snacks to help make this time of a year a little bit easier.  ...

Interactive Family Movie: The Polar Express

December 20, 2018
5:30pm - 8:00pm
All Ages, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Movies, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Description:
All aboard the Polar Express! Interact with this holiday classic in a whole new way. Put on your favorite pajamas and join us for a night of fun, surprises, and family movie magic. Please register each adult and child attending. ...

Tech and Talk for English Language Learners

December 20, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Tech and Talk is for any adult whose first language is not English. Come practice your conversation skills and learn how to use technology to improve your English in your free time using your cell phone, computer or tablet. ...

Library Closed

All Day 12/24 - 12/25
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed for the holidays. We will reopen on Wednesday, December 26 at 9:00 a.m. ...

Mobile Workforce Center

December 26, 2018
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...

Grammar Club for English Language Learners

December 26, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
The principles of English grammar relevant to an adult learning English are covered in this weekly group. Learn grammar and writing skills in a practical and fun way. ...

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

December 27, 2018
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Practice speaking English while making friends. Share ideas and culture, play games, discuss current events, family life and anything relevant to life in the United States. ...

Tech and Talk for English Language Learners

December 27, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Tech and Talk is for any adult whose first language is not English. Come practice your conversation skills and learn how to use technology to improve your English in your free time using your cell phone, computer or tablet. ...

Dance into the NOON-Year!

December 28, 2018
11:30am - 12:15pm
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Special Event, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Can't stay awake until midnight? Count down to noon and celebrate the upcoming new year with stories, music, and a craft! Register each child and adult attending. For ages 3 and up. ...

Library Closed

All Day 12/31 - 1/1
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will be closed for the new year. We will reopen on Wednesday, January 2 at 9:00 a.m. ...

Mobile Workforce Center

January 2, 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...

Grammar Club for English Language Learners

January 2, 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:
The principles of English grammar relevant to an adult learning English are covered in this weekly group. Learn grammar and writing skills in a practical and fun way. ...

Elephant & Piggie Palooza!

January 2, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Special Event, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Join us for a fun and silly storytime featuring Elephant and Piggie stories and a craft. Please register each adult and child attending.  ...

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

January 3, 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:
Practice speaking English while making friends. Share ideas and culture, play games, discuss current events, family life and anything relevant to life in the United States. ...

Bingo & Bites

January 3, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Reserve your seat to play everyone’s favorite game of chance and enjoy a snack. Adults only. Meet at Big Pauly’s Wood Fired Pizza, 15412 S. Route 59, Unit 114, Plainfield. ...

Nailed It: Cake Decorating Challenge

January 3, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is intended for those ages 11 to 17. Your task will be to compete against others in an attempt to recreate an elaborate cake display. We will provide the supplies and you will supply the creativity. Will you fail it or nail it? &...

Tech and Talk for English Language Learners

January 3, 2019
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Tech and Talk is for any adult whose first language is not English. Come practice your conversation skills and learn how to use technology to improve your English in your free time using your cell phone, computer or tablet. ...

Friday Movie Matinee: Night School, PG-13

January 4, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 33
Description:
Comedy featuring a group of adults studying to take their GED exam. Movie begins at 1:00 PM. Doors open at 12:30 PM. You are welcome to bring snacks.   ...

Drop-in Play-Doh Playdate

January 5, 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: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, 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! ...

Fun with Music

January 7, 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
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. ...

English Club for Beginners

January 7, 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:
This drop-in club starting October 1 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. ...

Drop-in Baby and Me

January 7, 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 birth to 23 months.  Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...

Fun with Music

January 7, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
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
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. ...