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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 entering grades 6 to 12.  Pick up a kit that includes everything you need to create a pendant that will hold your favorite crystals. One crystal will be included with each kit. We will start handing out the k...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

New Life for Old Bags

10:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Around Town
Description:
New Life for Old Bags Monthly meeting  ...
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.

Family Storytime: Sunshine & Stories

10:00am - 10:30am
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: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Join us for sunshine, stories and songs for the whole family to enjoy. Please bring your own blanket or lawn chairs. Register each adult and child attending. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Julia Child

11:00am - 12:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Performances
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 6
Description:
Long before the Food Network, most Americans only knew one famous television chef: Julia Child. Every week, thousands tuned in to watch her demonstrate the art of French cooking on live television. Actress and scholar Leslie Goddard, Ph.D. brings the...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Undersea Adventure with Mark Anderson

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Ages 5 to 10. Take a dive to the bottom of the sea with a pencil and paper in this drawing class where you’ll create the coolest and weirdest creatures that can be found in the ocean. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mini Felt Gnomes With Benzie Design

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: 20
Description:
Stephanie from Plainfield’s own Benzie Design walks you through creating two mini gnomes using wine corks to hang around your house or adorn your garden. ...
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Baby Party

10:00am - 11:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is for babies and their families. Babies love summertime fun too! Join us for stories, songs, bounces and activities at this baby celebration. No need to register adults, register just your baby for this program. ...
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 "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
This program is intended for those entering grades 6 to 12.  Learn to make cool treats during the hottest days of summer. We will have all the ingredients you need to learn the science of making ice cream. There will be mix-ins so that you ca...
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 "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Shark Party

10:30am - 11:30am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Description:
If you’re a fan of these fierce fish, swim on over to our party and celebrate the jawsome world of sharks. ...
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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Job Club

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Business, Career & Legal, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
TOPIC: Creating an Effective Elevator Speech Presenter: Mike Wilczynski, Sales Executive Leader  Find out how to make a positive first impression while delivering the powerful story of who you are, what you do and why a company will want to ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

A Novel Idea Book Discussion Group

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
A book discussion for adults featuring thought-provoking fiction as well as non-fiction. Meetings will be on the second Thursday (virtual) and third Wednesday (in person) of every month. The same title will be discussed at both meetings; come to the ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Library Board Meeting

6:30pm - 8:45pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Small Meeting Room
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Board of Trustees
Description:
The Plainfield Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting. Public is welcome to attend. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 21
Description:
Learn about cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, the blockchain technology that powers them and how you can buy and sell them yourself. Investment advice not provided. ...
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 "Children" group.

Aquarium in a Jar

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
This program is intended for children ages 6-8. Come make a cute aquarium in a jar to have a little ocean at home.   Masks are recommended while in Youth Services.     ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Hooked on Sharks

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is for ages 7 to 10. "Mako" way to the Library and sink your teeth into the "gill-ly" shivery world of sharks. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

The Amazing Library Race

1:00pm - 2:30pm
All Ages, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Tent
Age Group: All Ages, Children
Program Type: Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Geared to families with children ages 8 and up.  Teams race around the world to complete tasks and take on a variety of challenges to earn points. Register your team captain and list up to three additional team members with their age in th...
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.

Family Storytime: Sunshine & Stories

10:00am - 10:30am
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: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Description:
Join us for sunshine, stories and songs for the whole family to enjoy. Please bring your own blanket or lawn chairs. Register each adult and child attending. ...
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...