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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.
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Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Description:
A fast-paced, multimedia presentation that features more than 250 wild and crazy print ads brought to life through musical jingles, sound-effects and commentary by auto historian and film maker, Mitch Frumkin. Tickets to the Chicago Auto Show and Tur...
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 "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Theatre Performance

3:00pm - 4:30pm
All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Around Town, Performances, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Description:
Our teen theater camp participants have been prepping and rehearsing all summer and now is their time to shine on stage. Join us for a production of Squirrel Girl Goes to College: A Squirrel Girl Play by Karen Zacarias based on the Mar...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Summer Theatre Performance

6:30pm - 8:00pm
All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: All Ages, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Around Town, Performances, Special Event
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Description:
Our teen theater camp participants have been prepping and rehearsing all summer and now is their time to shine on stage. Join us for a production of Squirrel Girl Goes to College: A Squirrel Girl Play by Karen Zacarias based on the Mar...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Dulces Antojos Mexicanos

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Durante este evento, la bibliotecaria latina Karla Alba nos enseñará a preparar tres dulces tradicionales Mexicanos: alegrías, borrachitos y cocadas. No olvides que podrás probar todos estos dulces durante el evento. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Starting August 6, 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, f...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 94
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...
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.

Traffic Light Eating

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: 16
Description:
Nidhi Sharma, Holistic Health Coach, teaches about traffic light eating, which is a simple way to categorize food based on the quality of the food. Just like when driving a car, the traffic light tells us what to do and is a unique way of learning ab...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 99
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...
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 "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 "Preschoolers" group.

Storytime at Hazel Marie's

1:30pm - 2:00pm
Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Around Town, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Description:
Enjoy a storytime and an ice cream treat at Hazel Marie's, located just around the corner from the library at 24030 W. Lockport Street. A valid Plainfield Public Library card is required. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...
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.
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.

D&D 5e

6:30pm - 8:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games & Activities
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 6 to 12. Join our merry band on a 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons adventure! No experience is required and characters will be available. Masks are required for everyone over the age of 2, regardless of ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...
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.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Totally Tomato

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 100
Description:
Tomato season is upon us and the Chef Maddoxs are having fun making a number of "tomato-lious" recipes including chilled soups, appetizers and side dishes. Eating the great variety of tomato dishes and even raw applications this time of year is incre...