Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 60
Description:
Literary chills abound in this spine-tingling program as Edgar Allan Poe is portrayed by historical actor Terrance Lynch. Get a glimpse into Poe’s life along with the retelling of some classics including The Raven and The Tell Tale Heart. O...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 49
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Virtual Fun with Music

9:30am - 10:00am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers
Program Type: Music, Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
After you register, the Library will provide you with everything you need to participate from home.  ...
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: 48
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: Spooky Nightlights

10:00am - 7:00pm
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This program is designed for children ages 3 to 5.   Keep the monsters away with these spooky nightlights! Take home everything you need to make the creepiest, crawly-est, eyeball-y-est nightlight around.  24 Kits Available. W...
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.

Virtual Preschool Storytime

10:45am - 11:15am
Preschoolers
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for preschool aged children. No registration is required. View this storytime on Vimeo and Facebook!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 71
Description:
Curious what those symbols mean on your great-grandfather’s headstone? Did you have ancestors whose body was transported for burial? Tina will be explaining the details behind these as well as offering tips and suggestions for finding your ancestor’s...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Virtual Tales for Tots

10:00am - 10:15am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for toddlers. No registration is required. View this storytime on Vimeo and Facebook!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Formulas and Functions

10:00am - 11:00am
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
A virtual intermediate class where attendees utilize Microsoft Excel to learn how to use the formula and function features including AVERAGE, SUM, and MAX. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is intended for children in Kindergarten through Grade 5.  Witches and bats and jack-o-lanterns all add to the excitement of Halloween. This kit will provide everything you need to to make each of these and get in the spirit of Hallo...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Virtual Ahhhh...Spiders

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Description:
This program is for children in grade 2 to 5. Crawl into Zoom to discover the creepy world of spiders. We will be making a craft during the program. Materials for the craft must be picked up from the Youth Services desk prior to the program. You...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Virtual Baby and Me

10:00am - 10:30am
Babies & Toddlers
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Description:
This program is for babies. No registration is required. View this storytime on Vimeo and Facebook!  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Excel Pivot Tables and VLOOKUP

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 3
Description:
A virtual advanced class where attendees utilize Microsoft Excel to learn how to use the Pivot Table and V-lookup features to more easily find and analyze information in Excel workbooks. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Pinnacle Online Book Discussion

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussions, Virtual
Description:
Join us in reading and discussing Afterlife: A Novel by Julia Alvarez.   Visit https://www.pbc.guru/pinnaclelibraries to sign up today! Suggested Reading Schedule: On October 15th, open the reading period by res...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:00am - 10:45am
Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Outside: Back of Library
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Join us in the grassy outdoor area by the parking lot for stories, songs and more. For everyone's safety, each group of attendees will be asked to sit 6' apart.  Limited to 20 attendees. Please 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: 48
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: DIY Zombies

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.  Upcycle into undead by taking old dolls and turning them into terrifying zombies. This kit will include everything you need to create zombies using old toys.  20 kits will be availabl...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Business Over Breakfast

9:30am - 11:00am
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Around Town, Business & Career
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 4
Description:
Learn how to create professional graphics for your business with Canva, a cloud-based design tool.  Filled with flexible templates, creative fonts, and thousands of stock images, Canva makes it easy to create social media graphics, presentations...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Green Village Series, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Description:
Composting food and yard scraps is a positive method to get rid of unwanted waste. The results of composting provides a nutrient rich material that can be added to gardens. Learn the first steps of composting and environmental benefits in this presen...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 59
Description:
Learn the basics of trendy aluminum embossing. Basic tools, techniques, painting and fun uses of metal embossing tiles are covered. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
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: Paper Plate Dinosaurs

10:00am - 7:00pm
Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Description:
This kit is for children ages 3 to 6 It's Dinovember and we are kicking things off by turning paper plates into dinosaurs. Roar! There will be 30 kits available. We will start handing out the kits at 10:00 am. Kits can be picked up at the Yo...