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Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingües

11:00am - 11:30am
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: English Language Learning, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Description:
A family storytime with books and songs in Spanish and English! ¡Un tiempo de cuentos con libros y canciones en español e inglés para toda la familia! ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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 "Teens" group.

Crochet Club

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12.  Crochet is a craft allows you to create a world of designs with just a hook, some yarn, and your own creativity.  Join us for this weeklong camp where you will learn basic stitches a...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Paper Sculptures

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Children ages 7 to 11 will use their imagination and visio to fold, cut, tear colorful paper to make one-of-a-kind sculptures ...
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.

Evening Concert with Justin Roberts

6:30pm - 7:30pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Music, Performances, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Enjoy a music-filled summer evening with the whole family as GRAMMY-nominated musician Justin Roberts serenades you till sunset. Register each adult and child attending. Sponsored by The Friends of the Plainfield Public Library. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Roll 'em: Dice Games for Kids

10:00am - 11:00am
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program for age 6 to 11. Who can roll dice the quickest in these fast-paced games of dice? Games at a more leisurely pace too. ...
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: 49
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.

Crochet Club

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12.  Crochet is a craft allows you to create a world of designs with just a hook, some yarn, and your own creativity.  Join us for this weeklong camp where you will learn basic stitches a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Authors & Writers, Speaker, Special Event
Description:
Join us for an evening with musician and author Michelle Zauner as she discusses her music career and her beloved bestselling memoir, Crying in H Mart. Jessica Hopper joins her in conversation. Register at the link below: https://bit.ly/370sfuN ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Take & Make: Magnetic Fields

9:00am - 9:00pm
Teens
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is intended for those entering grades 6 to 12.  Come by to grab this kit that contains the supplies to experiment with magnetic fields by making a floating pencil and tiny dancer.  Available while supplies last. All supplies will ...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Space Stations

11:00am - 11:45am
Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
For children ages 3 to 6. Celebrate space with fun activities and crafts! ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Crochet Club

1:00pm - 1:45pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12.  Crochet is a craft allows you to create a world of designs with just a hook, some yarn, and your own creativity.  Join us for this weeklong camp where you will learn basic stitches a...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Starting July 2, adults are welcome to pick up a take/make to complete at home. All supplies are included in each kit. The kit can be picked up at the Reference desk on the upper level of the Library. Due to limited supplies, kits are first come, fir...
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will close for the Independence Day holiday.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 1

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 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 "Children" group.

Build With Bloxels

11:00am - 12:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
This program is for young people ages 6 to 11. Make your own video game using the Bloxels game creator! Build a character, craft a level, and then try out someone else’s video game creation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

English for Beginners - Level 2

11:00am - 12:00pm
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 "Children" group.

Build With Bloxels

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games & Activities, Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
This program is for young people ages 6 to 11. Make your own video game using the Bloxels game creator! Build a character, craft a level, and then try out someone else’s video game creation. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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 "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

B-I-N-G-O!

10:30am - 11:30am
All Ages, Children, Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 36
Description:
This family event is best suited for those 5 and older though we welcome all. Who will be the first to yell BINGO? Fun for the whole family. Please register each person attending. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
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 "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mobile Workforce Center

9:30am - 12:00pm
Teens, Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Back of Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Business, Career & Legal
Description:
The WorkforceServices Division of Will County Mobile Workforce Center visits the Library every Monday from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM to help residents looking for a job.  Services include access to computers, assistance in creating or revising a resum...
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 "Adults" group.

Have Suitcase, Will Travel

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Description:
Don't get tide down in one place when there is so much to sea. Travel expert Kelie Fiala from Expert Journeys Travel discusses recommendations for continental and international vacations, what you need to know to travel safely during the pandemic, th...