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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.

Teen Take and Make: Tetris Magnets

10:00am - 7:00pm
Teens
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.  Bring the classic video game to life using these DIY magnets. The kit will include everything you need to create magnets that will allow you to play the old school video game IRL.  20...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Created in 1921 by a flour company, Betty Crocker became the most famous and most trusted advisor to American cooks. This fun illustrated lecture by historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., looks at how Betty Crocker was invented, why her cookbook has endure...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Created in 1921 by a flour company, Betty Crocker became the most famous and most trusted advisor to American cooks. This fun illustrated lecture by historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., looks at how Betty Crocker was invented, why her cookbook has endure...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 41
Description:
Created in 1921 by a flour company, Betty Crocker became the most famous and most trusted advisor to American cooks. This fun illustrated lecture by historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., looks at how Betty Crocker was invented, why her cookbook has endure...
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.

Preschool Take and Make: Math-tivities

10:00am - 9:00pm
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
This kit is designed for children ages 3 to 5. Little ones can explore and experiment with early math concepts with this activity kit. 30 kits available. We will start handing out kits at 10:00 am. Kits can be picked up at the Youth S...
This event is in the "Children" group.

VIrtual DIY Fidget Toy Creations

6:00pm - 6:45pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is intended for those ages 6 to 10.  Sometimes it's hard to sit still especially when learning online. Fidget toys can be a great solution. Learn how to make your own fun fidget toys with the help of our Council of Advisory Teens...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 95
Description:
There is a colossal amount of information available on the Internet. Tina offers methods for evaluating web sites for reliable sources of information, plus learn how to use subscription databases in tandem with free genealogy websites to trace your f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Excel Charts and Graphs

10:00am - 11:00am
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
A virtual intermediate class that utilizes Microsoft Excel to create various charts and graphs, including pie charts, bar graphs and scatter charts.   ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Elementary Take and Make: Straw Himmeli

10:00am - 5:00pm
Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
This program is designed for children in grades K through 5. “Himmeli” comes from the Swedish word for “sky.” Celebrate geometry and space by creating these awesome hanging 3D shapes. This kit comes with everything you need to try out this traditi...
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 "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.  Flavored lip gloss never goes out of style. This kit will include everything you need to create flavored lip gloss and a soothing lip scrub.   20 kits will be available. We ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Take and Make: Felt Cactus Kit

10:00am - 7:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Starting March 1, you are welcome to pick up a craft kit to complete at home. All supplies and instructions are included in each kit. The kit can be picked up at the Reference desk on the upper level of the Library. Kits are first come, first served,...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
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 "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Description:
Join us in reading and discussing The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek by Kim Michele Richardson.  Visit https://www.pbc.guru/pinnaclelibraries to sign up today! Suggested Reading Schedule: On January 7th, open the...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 51
Description:
As the most influential costume designer in Hollywood’s history, Edith Head’s dazzling career continues to inspire new generations of designers. Join educational educator Martina Mattisen as she portrays the eight-time Oscar winner, Edith Head. Once ...