Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Word: Get That Professional Business Look

September 19, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
A class that utilizes Microsoft Word to learn how to create personalized envelopes, labels and business cards. ...

Diagon Alley Dash

September 20, 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Find all the missing wizarding school supplies that have been hidden around the library in this Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt. Find all the items and collect a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Diagon Alley Dash

September 21, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Find all the missing wizarding school supplies that have been hidden around the library in this Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt. Find all the items and collect a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
10:00am - 10:45am
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

New Life for Old Bags

September 21, 2019
10:00am - 12:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Around Town
Description:
Join this community project of creating mats for the homeless from used plastic grocery bags. Flattening, folding, cutting and making  plarn (plastic yarn) can all be done at home brought to the meetings. For more information, contact nlob@ymail...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
11:00am - 11:45am
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
12:00pm - 12:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 1:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

Practice SAT

September 21, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: College Prep
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Description:
The Practice SAT test is intended for students in grades 9 to 12. Sylvan Learning of Plainfield will proctor a practice SAT in a simulated testing environment. Students and their families will have the option to schedule a free consultation to discus...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

A Wizarding Escape Room

September 21, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Study Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
This program is intended for those grades 6 to 12. You are stuck in a never-ending detention in Professor Umbridge's office, but can you escape in time to help save the wizarding and muggle worlds?  ...

Diagon Alley Dash

September 23, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Find all the missing wizarding school supplies that have been hidden around the library in this Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt. Find all the items and collect a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Fun with Music

September 23, 2019
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
Seats Remaining: 19
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This program is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Library card is required.  ...

Drop-in Baby and Me

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

English Club for Beginners

September 23, 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 Preschool Storytime

September 23, 2019
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. ...

They Came on This Ship

September 23, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Jeffrey Bockman discusses how he used online passenger lists, immigration records and more to find the ships that carried his ancestors and how that process can work for you. ...

Diagon Alley Dash

September 24, 2019
9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Find all the missing wizarding school supplies that have been hidden around the library in this Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt. Find all the items and collect a prize at the Youth Services desk. ...

Drop-in Baby and Me

September 24, 2019
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. ...

Fun with Music

September 24, 2019
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
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
  Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This program is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Library card is required.&n...

Drop-in Tales for Tots

September 24, 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 ages 2 to 3 with an adult caregiver. Have fun with stories, songs, and fingerplays. ...

Reading Club for English Language Learners

September 24, 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

September 24, 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...

Fun with Music

September 24, 2019
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
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Children and their caregivers sing, dance and play a variety of musical instruments together. This program is for children ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregiver.  A valid Plainfield Public Library card is required.  ...

Drop-in Preschool Storytime

September 24, 2019
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. Enjoy stories and music while attending independently. ...

Social Stitch, Crafts & More

September 24, 2019
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Bring your current project or get ideas from others that share the love of knitting, crocheting, sewing and crafting. If you don't have anything to work on, the Library has coloring sheets, markers and card making supplies. Drop in anytime, no regist...

Tech Take Apart

September 24, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
For ages 9 to 12. Take apart old keyboards, phones, and other electronic devices to see what everything is made of. Find out what’s inside the technology we use every day. Registration is required. ...