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AC-Rock @The Plainfield Public Library

AC Rock, Chicago's premier a cappella group, visited the Plainfield Public Library for an interactive night of rock 'n roll favorites from the 1950s through … Read more ›

The Plainfield Park District will host its 5th annual Patriotic Picnic and Fireworks Display on Tuesday, July 3.
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Plainfield Park District to host Patriotic Picnic & Fireworks Display July 3

The Plainfield Park District will host its 5th annual Patriotic Picnic and Fireworks Display on Tuesday, July 3. The free event will begin at 5 … Read more ›

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Plainfield Park District Bringing FREE Family Fun to Community Parks This Summer

Take a break from chores, duties and stress and enjoy organized backyard games and activities at a different park each week! The Plainfield Park District … Read more ›

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Celebrate Dad at the Plainfield Park District’s Superhero VIP Party!

Celebrate Father’s Day with your favorite superhero – your dad! Dads and kids ages 3-13 can dress up in their favorite superhero costumes and join … Read more ›

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June events at the Plainfield Park District’s Ottawa Street Pool

Enjoy a movie under the stars while floating on a tube! The Plainfield Park District will host a Flick-N-Float movie event on Wednesday, June 6 … Read more ›

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Girl Scout Night at Chicago Sky Invites Alumnae to Honor 100th Anniversary and Pay Tribute to Title IX

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouts of the USA and the 40th anniversary of Title IX. To honor these milestones, Girl Scouts … Read more ›

Photo Courtesy of Gregory Slayton
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Bobblehead Dad: Be a Better Dad Today

Not a day goes by that I don't get to hang out with a dad who inspires me. Yesterday, I was able to spend some … Read more ›

2012 scholarship winner - Zack Trapp
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Midwest Music Academy Announces the Winner of their 2012 Summer Music Scholarship Competition!

“We received a number of great essays this year” said academy director Tom Serb, “but one essay stood out from the rest. I am pleased … Read more ›

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Aurora Resident Selected as White Sox 2012 Honorary Bat Girl

Aurora, Ill. resident Cori Cammarano, a 43-year-old breast cancer survivor, has been selected as the 2012 Honorary Bat Girl winner for the Chicago White Sox. … Read more ›

Ann Studzinski, managing director of Illinois Childhood Trauma Coalition, spoke about the first five years of life and the impact trauma can have on young children. She discussed effective intervention strategies for working with children.
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More than 125 participate in Youth Summit

JOLIET – More than 125 people walked away with relevant information and new contacts from the Will County Youth Provider Summit. Linkages to the Future … Read more ›