Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

March 9, 2020
10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This storytime for children ages 3 to 5 years, attending independently. This storytime features stories, songs, activities and more. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 2

March 9, 2020
10:45am - 11:45am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
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 "Teens" group.

Plainfield C.A.T.S. (Council of Advisory Teens)

March 9, 2020
6:00pm - 6:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Special Event
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me

March 10, 2020
9:15am - 9:45am
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 newborn to 23 months. Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

March 10, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning March 3 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Libra...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Tales for Tots

March 10, 2020
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 age 2 to 3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs, and fingerplays. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Reading Club for English Language Learners

March 10, 2020
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...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Tech Tuesdays

March 10, 2020
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

March 10, 2020
10:30am - 11:00am
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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning March 3 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Libra...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

March 10, 2020
10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children ages 3 to 5 years, attending independently. This storytime features stories, songs, activities and more. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

IL Department of Agriculture - Spray Information

March 10, 2020
3:00pm - 6:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Lobby
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Around Town
Description:
Nancy Johnson with the Illinois Department of Agriculture will be available to answer questions and hand out brochures regarding the gypsy moth pesticide spraying in Plainfield. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Anime Night

March 10, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
This program is for teens in grades 6th-12th. We'll have a fun evening of watching anime! ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me

March 11, 2020
9:15am - 9:45am
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 newborn to 23 months. Build a bond with your baby with books, puppets, and songs. Please make arrangements for older siblings. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Intermediate Learners - Level 3

March 11, 2020
9:30am - 10:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
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.

Mobile Workforce Center

March 11, 2020
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Tales for Tots

March 11, 2020
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 ages 2 to 3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs, and fingerplays. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Intermediate Learners - Level 4

March 11, 2020
10:45am - 11:45am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
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.

3D Fandom Doodles

March 11, 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Description:
Create your favorite fandom icons, logos or images using 3Doodler Pens. All supplies provided. Adults only.  ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Robotics Workshop

March 11, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 2
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12. During this multi-week session, you will discover a variety of uses for creative robotics. Thanks to a technology grant from Best Buy, we will use Hummingbird Robots to design and build an amuseme...
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

March 12, 2020
9:30am - 10:15am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for children of all ages. Delight in music, activities and stories for the whole family. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Exploring English

March 12, 2020
10:00am - 11:30am
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning
Description:
Explore a different aspect of American life and culture each month. Discuss civics, life skills, culture and history. Some popular subjects covered are healty living, safety preparedness, job search, work skills, finances, communicating with a child’...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Protect Your Peeps!

March 12, 2020
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is for young people ages 7 to 11. Get those peeps to safety! Protect your team of marshmallow chicks from harm by solving engineering challenges.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

A Novel Idea Book Discussion Group

March 12, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Description:
 A book discussion for adults featuring thought-provoking fiction as well as non-fiction. Meetings will be on the second Thursday and third Wednesday of every month. The same title will be discussed at both meetings; come to the meeting which is...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Preschool Crafternoon

March 13, 2020
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This program is for children ages 3 to 5. Calling all preschoolers! Practice your motor, sequencing and having-fun skills by making crafts with us in the afternoon. Grown-ups stay as crafting assistants. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Drop-in Baby and Me

March 16, 2020
9:15am - 9:45am
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. ...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Fun with Music

March 16, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am
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
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This six-week program beginning March 2 is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Libra...