Community News

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Please note that the Community News feed is provided as a public service. Plainfield Township is not necessarily affiliated or endorsing any of the events listed below. Plainfield Township reserves the right to post community news at their discretion.

Reach Mission Trips

Posted: Wednesday September 23, 2015

Messiah Lutheran Church is bringing Reach Mission Trips in the greater Plainfield area to repair homes for those who can't do it on their own.  See attachments for more information

Pressure Canner Testing

Posted: Wednesday June 10, 2015

Pressure Canner Dial Gauge Testing for Accuracy

Free Walk-in Clinic hosted by University of Illinis Extension

June 25, 2015 from 9am-12noon

Drop off the canner at 100 Manhattan Rd. Joliet, IL 60433

Ice Cream Social

Posted: Tuesday May 5, 2015

Ice Cream Social for individuals with a disability and their families.  Presented by Courageous Fathers and the Plainfield Township Abilities Committee.

May 14, 2015 6:30PM to 8:00PM 

at the Plainfield Township Community Center, 15014 S. Des Plaines St.

RSVP to by 5-12-15 (limited to the first 50 RSVPs)

Bowl for Kids' Sake

Posted: Friday February 13, 2015

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Will and Grundy Counties is hosting the 2015 Bowl for Kids' Sake.  Please consider supporting the organization through an event sponsorship.  See attachment for details.

Valentine's Day Dance

Posted: Tuesday January 13, 2015

Valentine's Day Dance hosted by the Plainfield Township Disabilities Committee.  This is a FREE event.  All ages welcome.

Date: Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: Plainfield Township Community Center, 15014 S. DesPlaines Street, Plainfield, IL 60544 Directions

Please RSVP to or 815.577.8380 by 2/10/15.