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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Go outside your crafty comfort zone with alcohol ink painting. This demonstration provides basic techniques and tips to help you create a unique piece of artwork. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Valentine Scavenger Hunt

All Day
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Find all the hidden valentines in the Library to reveal a secret message and win a prize. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
President Lincoln's inspiring story comes to life with a historical portrayal by actor Kevin Wood. Get a climpse into Lincoln's professional life through the Civil War.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Mindful of Race

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Mindfulness can be a path to exploring race, learning our biases, and becoming allies in the quest to have freedom and acceptance for all. Dr. Nathalie Edmond discusses strategies for everyday life and talking about anti-racism in a compassionate way...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Learn new words, practice your pronunciation and become more fluent in English in a relaxed group.  Improve your English by reading and discussing information from newspapers, magazines and books. Once registered, you will receive instruction...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Preschool Take and Make: Bubble Bath Play Dough

10:00am - 5:00pm
Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
This program is designed for children ages 3 and up. Make your very own play dough...for the bathtub! Each kit includes: Mr. Bubble Extra Gentle Bubble Bath, corn starch, coconut oil, and food coloring. 55 kits available. One kit per child...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Meetings, Virtual
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 "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Valentine Scavenger Hunt

All Day
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Find all the hidden valentines in the Library to reveal a secret message and win a prize. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
President Lincoln's inspiring story comes to life with a historical portrayal by actor Kevin Wood. Get a climpse into Lincoln's professional life through the Civil War.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Mindful of Race

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Mindfulness can be a path to exploring race, learning our biases, and becoming allies in the quest to have freedom and acceptance for all. Dr. Nathalie Edmond discusses strategies for everyday life and talking about anti-racism in a compassionate way...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Elementary Take and Make: Galaxy Jars

10:00am - 5:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Kit is intended for children ages 7 to 11. Make your own out of this world galaxy in a jar with fun colors and star stuff! 30 kits available. We will start handing out kits at 10:00 am. Kits can be picked up at the Youth Services d...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Valentine Scavenger Hunt

All Day
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Find all the hidden valentines in the Library to reveal a secret message and win a prize. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
President Lincoln's inspiring story comes to life with a historical portrayal by actor Kevin Wood. Get a climpse into Lincoln's professional life through the Civil War.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Mindful of Race

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Mindfulness can be a path to exploring race, learning our biases, and becoming allies in the quest to have freedom and acceptance for all. Dr. Nathalie Edmond discusses strategies for everyday life and talking about anti-racism in a compassionate way...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mobile Workforce Center

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. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Special Event, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12. Needle felting is the perfect craft! You make adorable fuzzy animals and you are able to get out your aggression while doing it! Join Stephanie from Benzie design to create your own wintery fuz...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual SCORE Business Roundtable

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business & Career, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
If I had known then… Hindsight may or may not be 20/20. But talking with others about their experiences of what steps to take and how can be beneficial for owners of businesses at any stage of development. Join us to share your experiences and ben...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Valentine Scavenger Hunt

All Day
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Find all the hidden valentines in the Library to reveal a secret message and win a prize. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 55
Description:
President Lincoln's inspiring story comes to life with a historical portrayal by actor Kevin Wood. Get a climpse into Lincoln's professional life through the Civil War.    ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Mindful of Race

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Mindfulness can be a path to exploring race, learning our biases, and becoming allies in the quest to have freedom and acceptance for all. Dr. Nathalie Edmond discusses strategies for everyday life and talking about anti-racism in a compassionate way...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: English Language Learning, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Practice while connecting with friends. Share ideas and culture and discuss current events, family life and anything relevant to you. Once registered, you will receive instructions to join the event. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is intended for those in grades 6 to 12.  Prism Light Jars are the perfect addition to any room. The beads on the outside of jar create a prism effect when the inside light is turned on so you can have a rainbow in any room. This kit...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 5
Description:
A virtual class introducing spreadsheets. Learn to navigate Microsoft Excel and Google Docs features, enter data and format your spreadsheet. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Pick up a copy of this month's title at the Reference desk, or email cshelby@plainfieldpubliclibrary.org to have a copy set aside for you to pick up through our curbside service. Copies can also be downloaded through either OverDrive or eRead Illinoi...