Community News

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Bowling Party, Disabilities Committee

Posted: Friday January 31, 2014

The Plainfield Township Disabilities Committee will host a Bowling Party for residents with disabilities on:

Sunday, February 16th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

This is a FREE event.  Registration is required.  Enroll each bowler by Friday, February 14th by emailing Jill at (see attached flyer for more information)

Tax Assistance Program

Posted: Thursday January 23, 2014

Free income tax preparation offered on Saturdays starting in February and ending on April 12th.  Income requirements apply.  For more information on qualifications, documentation and locations see the attached flyer or go to

Family Friendly Haunt

Posted: Monday October 21, 2013

Village of Screamfield - Family Friendly Haunt

October 19th, 26th & 27th from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Cost: $5.00/person

At the Plainfield Police Department

Presented by Plainfield Schools Foundation for Excellence, Plainfield Police DARE, Plainfield Fire Dept and Plainfield Park District

Illinois Mortgage Relief Project

Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2013

Illinois Mortgage Relief Project

October 26, 2013 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

at Lewis University (in the Academic Buiding)

Hosted by Representatives Tom Cross, Natalie Manley, Emily McAsey and Larry Walsh, Jr., as well as Senators Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant and Pat McGuire.

Registration suggested, but not required.  For more information call 800.532.8785 or visit

Kick Off Rally

Posted: Thursday September 5, 2013

Stop the Cycle of Abuse! Bicycle Ride to Benefit the Will County Children's Advocacy Center

Join Will County State's Attorney, James W. Glasgow on

Thursday, October 17th at 8:00am at the Will County Courthouse Lawn

For more information on joining or donating, visit or call 815.774.4565