Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Room

Grammar Club for English Language Learners

July 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:
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. ...

Teen Yoga with Gina Marie

July 24, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
This program is intended for those entering grades 6 to 12. Get ready to stretch and relax while learning Yoga from Gina Marie. You will learn yoga poses while learning the importance of self-care and focused breathing. You may bring a yoga mat or to...

Paper Craft Camp

July 24, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
In this hands-on class, learn to make a variety of items out of decorative paper. Limited to Plainfield cardholders. Registration begins June 1. ...

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

July 25, 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. ...

Knitting Bootcamp

July 25, 2019
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
Ever wonder how some people hold two pointy sticks and a ball of yarn and somehow turn it into a sweater? Come to this hands-on beginner's knitting workshop to learn the basics and make a small project. ...

Law & Order Fairy Tale Unit

July 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
All Ages
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 80
Description:
Someone has destroyed the three little pigs’ homes! Follow detectives Humpty Dumpty and Cinderella as they try to solve the crime. Law and Order: Fairy Tale Unit is a fun spoof on the television show Law and Order but starring your favorite fairy tal...

Polarr Photo Editing

July 25, 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: 4
Description:
Learn how to edit your photos with Polarr from cropping images to adding filters, changing contrast and more. ...

Kona Shaved Ice Truck

July 27, 2019
11:00am - 2:00pm
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! A portion of the proceeds will be be donated back to the Library! ...

English Club for Beginners

July 29, 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. ...

Reading Club for English Language Learners

July 30, 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

July 30, 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...

Mobile Workforce Center

July 31, 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

July 31, 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. ...

Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

July 31, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Join the Friends of the Library for their monthly meeting. New members are always welcome!  ...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 1, 2019
9:00am - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

Conversation Club for English Language Learners

August 1, 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

August 1, 2019
11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
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. Registration opens June 1. ...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 2, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 3, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 5, 2019
9:00am - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

English Club for Beginners

August 5, 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. ...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 6, 2019
9:00am - 8:30pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

Reading Club for English Language Learners

August 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:
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

August 6, 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...

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donations

August 7, 2019
9:00am - 12:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Library Use
Description:
Clean out your storage spaces and donate gently-used books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks to The Friends of the Plainfield Library’s Annual Book Sale. Please no encyclopedias, magazines, VHS or cassette tapes. ...

Mobile Workforce Center

August 7, 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

August 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:
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. ...