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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: 8
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 "Children" group.

Crafty Kids Crew

6:30pm - 7:15pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
This program is for children in grades K to 5. Let your creative side show. We supply the materials and you supply the artistic touch. Masks are required for everyone over the age of 2, regardless of vaccination status. We will follow socia...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Intro to Excel part 2

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 0
Description:
In this class, we will build on the topics from our first session. We will cover formulas, formatting, and charts in greater depth.   ...
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: 8
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.
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: 8
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: 0
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.

Cutting the Cable Cord

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Large Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: Unlimited
Description:
Cable vs. streaming, Netflix vs. Hulu - what’s the difference?  And how does it work?  With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide what will work best for you. We’ll provide an overview and comparison of these services for...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Take and Make: Mini Macrame Kit

9:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking
Description:
Starting October 1 , adults are welcome to pick up a mini macrame kit 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 firs...
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 graham cracker kit to decorate your own spooky house at home and bring your creation back to the library to be displayed and entered into the contest. All entries will receive...
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.

Spooky Graham Cracker House Kit Pick-Up

10:00am - 5:00pm
All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Library Branch: Plainfield Public Library District
Room: Lower Level Bay Area
Age Group: All Ages, Babies & Toddlers, Preschoolers, Children
Program Type: Arts, Crafts & Cooking, Games & Activities, Special Event
Description:
Pick up a graham cracker kit to decorate your own spooky house at home and bring your creation back to the library to be displayed and entered into the contest. All entries will receive a ribbon and one fan favorite will be selected to win a gift car...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Chair Yoga

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 63
Description:
There are many ways to practice yoga and improve your flexibility. Instructor Gina Marie demonstrates gentle yoga poses using a chair for added comfort and stability. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...

Closed 9am - 1pm

9:00am - 1:00pm
Branches:
Plainfield Public Library District
Description:
The Library will close for the Homecoming Parade from 9:00 am - 1:00pm.  ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Technology, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Description:
Teens Teach Technology is an organization run by teens.  Their mission is to help adults and senior citizens bridge the technological gap, which has become more pronounced in the time of COVID-19. They are partnering with the Library to teach cl...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Chair Yoga

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 63
Description:
There are many ways to practice yoga and improve your flexibility. Instructor Gina Marie demonstrates gentle yoga poses using a chair for added comfort and stability. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Chair Yoga

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 63
Description:
There are many ways to practice yoga and improve your flexibility. Instructor Gina Marie demonstrates gentle yoga poses using a chair for added comfort and stability. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
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
Description:
The WorkforceServices Division of Will County Mobile Workforce Center visits the Library every Monday from 9:30 AM to 12:30 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: 49
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 Chair Yoga

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 63
Description:
There are many ways to practice yoga and improve your flexibility. Instructor Gina Marie demonstrates gentle yoga poses using a chair for added comfort and stability. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual Exploring Evil

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Speaker, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 64
Description:
The Eastern CT Paranormal Society presents a detailed discussion of demonic afflictions, myths and truths along with evidence to support these subhuman beings. Once registered, you will receive instructions to view the event. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Virtual The 1871 Great Chicago Fire

10:00am - 9:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: History & Genealogy, Virtual
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 58
Description:
History gets real with storyteller William Pack. You’ll be on the edge of your seat experiencing the fire through the pictures and words of those who survived it along with astonishing facts about the tragedy, Once registered, you will receive instru...