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Practice SAT

1:00pm - 4:30pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: College Prep
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Description:
The Practice SAT test is intended for students in grades 9 to 12. Sylvan Learning of Plainfield will proctor a practice SAT in a simulated testing environment. Students and their families will have the option to schedule a free consultation to discus...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Clue: Scavenger Hunt Edition

9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Grab your magnifying glasses and thinking caps as you complete this scavenger hunt version of the classic board game Clue around the Library. Pick up your clue sheet at the Youth Services desk.  Masks are required for everyone over the age of...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mobile Workforce Center

9:30am - 12:00pm
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 12:30 PM on Mondays in September to provide support for people looking for a job. These services are free and open to all ...
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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Epic Charcuterie Boards

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn to build a picture-perfect snack board to share with family and friends. Chef Maddox highlights food pairing and placement to create the wow factor in making a charcuterie board. Recipes provided. Once registered, you will receive instruct...
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.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
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: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
Bring the whole family along for this all-ages storytime. Register each adult and child attending. Registration is for individual storytime dates. Masks are required for everyone over the age of 2, regardless of vaccination status. We will fo...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Description:
The latest financial buzz is all about cryptocurrencies. Before you make a financial investment, learn the risks and benefits associated with a cashless future. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: College Prep, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 111
Description:
This program is intended for those in grades 9 to 12 and their parents or guardians. Each year, the price of college tuition rises higher than the annual inflation rate. With these steep increases, how can college bound families afford to pay for col...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Clue: Scavenger Hunt Edition

9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Grab your magnifying glasses and thinking caps as you complete this scavenger hunt version of the classic board game Clue around the Library. Pick up your clue sheet at the Youth Services desk.  Masks are required for everyone over the age of...
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.

Virtual Epic Charcuterie Boards

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn to build a picture-perfect snack board to share with family and friends. Chef Maddox highlights food pairing and placement to create the wow factor in making a charcuterie board. Recipes provided. Once registered, you will receive instruct...
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.

Tall Tales and Silly Songs with Todd Downing

11:00am - 11:45am
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
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 22
Description:
Dance, sing, smile and jump along with Todd as he performs a live outdoor concert on the Library Lawn. Register each adult and each child attending.  We will follow social distancing procedures, to the extent possible, during this event. ...
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 "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Clue: Scavenger Hunt Edition

9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Grab your magnifying glasses and thinking caps as you complete this scavenger hunt version of the classic board game Clue around the Library. Pick up your clue sheet at the Youth Services desk.  Masks are required for everyone over the age of...
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. Masks are required in the Library, as mandate...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Epic Charcuterie Boards

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn to build a picture-perfect snack board to share with family and friends. Chef Maddox highlights food pairing and placement to create the wow factor in making a charcuterie board. Recipes provided. Once registered, you will receive instruct...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Outdoor Baby and Me Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Babies & Toddlers
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is for children from newborn to 23 months. Join us for songs, lap bounces and catching up while socially distanced. Limited to 20 attendees. Please register each adult and child attending. Registration is for individual storyti...
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.

3D Printed Cookie Cutters

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
Learn how to design your own cookie cutter using Tinkercad, a free browser-based 3D modeling tool. Participants may print one object on our 3D printer, free of charge. Please note that cookie cutters are only one-time use.   ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Remembering September 11

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 75
Description:
Historian Jim Gibbons discusses the devastating September 11th terrorist attacks of the Twin Towers in New York. Gibbons explains the events that took place before, during and after the attacks and how it is timestamped forever in American history. O...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.
This event is in the "Preschoolers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.

Clue: Scavenger Hunt Edition

9:00am - 9:00pm
All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Games & Activities
Description:
Grab your magnifying glasses and thinking caps as you complete this scavenger hunt version of the classic board game Clue around the Library. Pick up your clue sheet at the Youth Services desk.  Masks are required for everyone over the age of...
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 "Adults" group.

Virtual Epic Charcuterie Boards

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Description:
Learn to build a picture-perfect snack board to share with family and friends. Chef Maddox highlights food pairing and placement to create the wow factor in making a charcuterie board. Recipes provided. Once registered, you will receive instruct...
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.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
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: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Description:
Bring the whole family along for this all-ages storytime. Register each adult and child attending. Registration is for individual storytime dates. Masks are required for everyone over the age of 2, regardless of vaccination status. We will fo...