Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Kona Shaved Ice Truck

June 5, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Enjoy a shaved ice this summer! A portion of the proceeds will be be donated back to the Library! ...

Let's take a Closer Look: Storytime with Horses!!!

June 6, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Around Town
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Join us for a storytime at the Normantown Trails Equestrian Center (NTEC) where we will have a tour of the stables and see some horses.  Please register each child attending.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  A NTEC Release F...

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

June 6, 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. ...

Kona Shaved Ice Truck

June 6, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Enjoy a shaved ice this summer! A portion of the proceeds will be be donated back to the Library! ...

Bingo & Bites

June 6, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 14
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. Collect a button at this program. ...

Kona Shaved Ice Truck

June 7, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Enjoy a shaved ice this summer! A portion of the proceeds will be be donated back to the Library! ...

RV Life

June 8, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 38
Description:
Join RV enthusiasts as they give you a glimpse into life on the road. Travelers Jim and Mary have been taking trips in their RV for over 30 years, spending 4-5 months at a time traveling across America. Hear about their journ...

Google Maps

June 10, 2019
10:00am - 11:00am
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Learn how to use Google Maps, including traffic and navigation features and how it can help your next roadtrip! ...

English Club for Beginners

June 10, 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. ...

Family Concert: Justin Roberts

June 10, 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Music, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 120
Description:
Get ready to have some fun during this high-energy concert by three-time GRAMMY nominee Justin Roberts! Please register each adult and each child attending. Attendees are asked to arrive 10 minutes before the start of the program. Latecomers wi...

Kona Shaved Ice Truck

June 10, 2019
11:00am - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Front of Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Special Event
Description:
Enjoy a shaved ice this summer! A portion of the proceeds will be donated back to the Library.  ...

LIttle Campers

June 10, 2019
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
This program is for children Ages 4 to 5 years. Listen to a story and make a creation based on the book. ...

Green Village Series: Mixed Container Garden

June 10, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 48
Description:
Sarah Beach from Sunshine Landscaping and Garden Center demonstrates the process of creating a beautiful planter to welcome summer with the use of plants, flowers and natural décor elements. ...

Reading Club for English Language Learners

June 11, 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:
Learn new words, practice your pronunciation and become more fluent in English in a relaxed group. Meet weekly with an English-speaking instructor to read aloud. Improve your English by reading and discussing information from newspapers, magazines an...

Tech Tuesdays

June 11, 2019
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...

Storytime in the Park

June 11, 2019
11:00am - 11:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children Birth to age 6. Join us for storytime at the Amphitheatre in Settlers' Park. ...

The Pied Piper presented by JJC Children's Theatre

June 11, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performances, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 120
Description:
The JJC Children's Theater presents The Pied Piper, a tale about a town overrun with rats, a greedy Piper, revenge, and responsibility. Please register each adult and each child attending. Attendees are asked to arrive 10 minutes before the sta...

Theatre Camp Rehearsal

June 11, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
Summertime means no school plays. Do you find yourself missing the stage? Join us for Theatre Camp! Young actors will train once a week throughout June and July in preparation for two performances of the play Law and Order: Fairytale Unit. We will pr...

Bedtime Storytime

June 11, 2019
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is recommended for ages 2-6. Join us in your pajamas and listen to snuggly stories and rhymes perfect for bedtime. ...

Mobile Workforce Center

June 12, 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...

Let's Take a Closer Look: VIP Birdwatching at Lake Renwick

June 12, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Around Town
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Join us for a storytime and the opportunity to watch herons nesting at the Lake Renwick Heron Rookery.  We will be entering at the southern entrance off Renwick Road.  Please register each child attending.  Children must be accompanied...

Grammar Club for English Language Learners

June 12, 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. ...
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
This program is intended for those ages 7 to 10. Beginners are welcome as we explore imagery from the beloved books that became blockbuster movies. We’ll study some of the chapter heading illustrations from the books. Christine will teach you easy dr...
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Description:
This program is intended for those entering grades 6 to 12. Beginners are welcome as we explore imagery from the beloved books that became blockbuster movies. We’ll study some of the chapter heading illustrations from the books. Christine will teach ...

ROBLOX Club

June 12, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
This program is for youth ages 9 to 13. RŌBLOX is an online game and scripting platform. Attendees learn how to make their own games as well as play other people’s creations. Space is limited to eight players. ...

Camp Cuisine

June 12, 2019
7:00pm - 8:15pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Set the dinner table in the great outdoors. Chef Susan Maddox shares simple yet delicious meals to make at your campsite or picnic festivities. Recipes and tastings included. ...