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Gotta Do It: Feb. 5 through Feb. 12

Feb. 5

• Super Bowl Tamale Fest – 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Mary Immaculate Parish gym, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield. Pork, chicken or beef tamales served with red or green sauce. Hosted by Knights of Columbus Good Shepherd Council #5573. Preorder by calling John Arduino at 815-524-5868 or Steve Zimmer at 815-436-0458.

Feb. 6

• St. Patrick’s Food Pantry – 9 to 11:30 a.m., 710 W. Marion St., Joliet. For those living in the 60436 ZIP code. For information, call the St. Patrick parish office at 815-727-4746.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Visit www.jobs4people.org.

• Career Coach – 10 to 11 a.m., Grundy Workforce Services, 725 School St., Door 27, Morris. Call 815-942-0566.

• Conversational ESL – 10 a.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

• OJT Orientation – 1:30 p.m., also Feb. 9, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., also Feb. 9, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Register at www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. How to use Microsoft Word in job searches. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• After School Program – 2 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Boys and Girls Club, 226 E. Clinton St., Joliet. Ages 6 to 18. For rates and information, call 815-723-3434.

• Premier Pro Jumpstart – 6:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Learn the workflow of importing and working with video inside of Premiere Pro. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

• Technology Security for Business Owners – 6:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

Feb. 7

• Electronics Recycling – 6 to 11 a.m., Lockport Public Works, 17112 Prime Blvd., Lockport. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

• “Low Cost Mailing Options for Nonprofits” – 8:30 to 10 a.m., Community Foundation of Grundy County, 520 W. Illinois Ave., Morris. Speaker: Thomas Kimes, Morris postmaster. Call Julie Buck at 815-941-0852.

• Industry Orientation – 9:30 a.m.; also Feb. 8, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Register at www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Living Life Skills Educational Workshop – 9:30 to 11 a.m., Will-Grundy Center for Independent Living, 2415 W. Jefferson St., Joliet. Call 815-729-0162 (voice) or 815-768-2582 (VRS)

• Illinois JobLink – 10 a.m.; also 10:30 a.m. Feb. 10, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Career Café – 10:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Design Fliers, Brochures and More – 11 a.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

• Math Review – 2 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word Basics – 2 to 3 p.m., White Oak Library District, Romeoville Branch, 201 W. Normantown Road, Romeoville. For more information, call 815-552-4230 or visit www.whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Bingo – 5 p.m., Harry E. Anderson VFW Post 9545, 323 Old Hickory Road, New Lenox. Call 815-485-8369 or visit vfwpost9545.org.

• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., Romeoville Public Works, 615 Anderson Drive, Romeoville. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

• “Credit Ability: Build a Strong Credit History”– 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., New Lenox Park District, 701 W. Haven Ave., New Lenox. Free. Registration recommended. Call NuMark Credit Union at 815-729-3211 or register online at newlenoxparks.org.

• Bingo – 6:45 p.m., Knights of Columbus, 100 S. Infantry Drive, Joliet. Call 815-725-0746.

• Minooka Women’s Club – 7 p.m., Minooka Village Hall, community room, Minooka. Women in Minooka, Channahon and Shorewood invited. Make and enjoy chocolate-covered pretzels. For information on the club, visit minookawomensclub.com or email MWC60447@gmail.com.

Feb. 8

• Free AARP Tax Preparation Service – Lockport Branch Library, 121 E. Eighth St., Lockport. For seniors and low-income individuals. By appointment only. Visit whiteoaklibrary.org or call 815-552-4260.

• Coffee & Company – 8 to 9 a.m., Grundy Bank, 201 Liberty St., Morris. Business networking event. Call 815-942-0113.

• Re-employment Workshop – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3:30 p.m., Plainfield Public Library, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Visit www.jobs4people.org.

• How to Develop a Resume – 10 to 11 a.m., Grundy Workforce Services, 725 School St., Door 27, Morris. Call 815-942-0566.

• Standout Resumes – 2:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. One hour. Free. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• ESL Conversation Group – 3 p.m., White Oak Library District, Crest Hill Branch, 20670 Len Kubinski Drive, Crest Hill. Call 815-552-4185 or visit whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., 1100 S. Cedar Road, New Lenox. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

• After Effects Jumpstart – 6:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Create a basic composition, apply transform tools and animate elements. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

Feb. 9

• Job Fair – 9 to 11 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Suite 100, Joliet. Employers will be looking for bus drivers, customer service representative, drivers, inside sales customer service representatives, inside sales supervisor, package handlers, quality assurance specialist and security officers. Visit www.jobs4people.org.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m., Wilmington Public Library District, 201 S. Kankakee St., Wilmington.

• English as a Second Language Conversation Club – 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Plainfield Public Library District, 15025 S. Illinois St., Plainfield. Call 815-263-8145 or email thess@plainfieldpubliclibrary.org.

• Jamie McGee Elementary School PTO Savers fundraiser – 4 to 7 p.m., Bolingbrook Recreation and Aquatic Complex, 200 S. Lindsey Lane, Bolingbrook. Bring clothing, shoes, accessories, books, linens and small household items. PTO will receive money from Savers in exchange for donations. For more information, email jmgvicepres@gmail.com.

• Microsoft PowerPoint – 6:30 p.m., Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

Feb. 10

• Successful Interviewing – 9 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. May schedule individual, digitally recorded mock interview. One hour. Free. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon, Frankfort Public Library District, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort.

• Communication Skills – 10 to 11 a.m., Grundy Workforce Services, 725 School St., Door 27, Morris. Call 815-942-0566.

• Microsoft Word – 10:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. How to use Microsoft Word in job searches. For information, visit www.jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Fish Fry – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Knights of Columbus Council 4400, 1813 E. Cass St., Joliet. Fish, chicken and shrimp. Carryout. Call 815-723-3827.

• Fish Fry – 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Stone City VFW Post 2199, 124 Stone City Drive, Joliet. Dining room opens 4 p.m. Carryouts available. Call 815-722-7122.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Mokena Public Library, 11327 W. 195th St., Mokena.

• Bingo – Doors open 4 p.m. Cards begin 6 p.m., St. Mary Nativity School, 702 N. Broadway St., Joliet.

• Fish Fry/Karaoke – Fish fry is 4 to 8 p.m. Karaoke is 8 p.m. to midnight, Cantigny VFW Post 367, 826 Horseshoe Drive, Joliet. Call 815-722-5398.

• Fish Fry – 4 to 7:30 p.m., Croatian Cultural Club, 1503 Clement St., Joliet. Baked or fried cod, shrimp, catfish or fried chicken breast. Dine-in or carryout. Music starts at 7:30 p.m. For carryout, call 815-723-3154.

• Fish Fry – 5 p.m., Harry E. Anderson VFW Post 9545, 323 Old Hickory Road, New Lenox. Karaoke begins at 8:30 p.m. Call 815-485-8369 or visit vfwpost9545.org.

Feb. 11

• Pancake Breakfast – 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., New Lenox Fire Protection District’s Station 1, 261 E. Maple St., Joliet. Free. Donations to food pantry encouraged.

• The New Story for People with Disabilities – 10 a.m. to noon, Will-Grundy Center for Independent Living, 2415 W. Jefferson St., Joliet. Workshop for parents of children with disabilities. Topics include explanation of guardianship. Speakers: Consuelo Puente and Maria Castillo of Family Resource Center on Disabilities. Offered in Spanish. R.S.V.P. at 815-729-0162 (V), or 815-768-2582 (VRS).

• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Sugar Creek Preserve, Joliet. For more information, email rgauchat@fpdwc.org or call 815-722-7364.

• Intro to Computers – 11 a.m. to noon, White Oak Library District, Romeoville Branch, 201 W. Normantown Road, Romeoville. For information, call 815-552-4230 or visit www.whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Early Childhood Education Registration – 9 to 10:30 a.m., Program Center, 10925 W. La Porte Road, Mokena. For more information, call Mokena Park District at 708-390-2401 or visit www.mokenapark.com.

• Fish Fry – 4 to 8 p.m., Knights of Columbus Council 4400, 1813 E. Cass St., Joliet. Carryout. Call 815-723-3827.

Feb. 12

• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Lockport Prairie Nature Preserve, Lockport. For more information, email rgauchat@fpdwc.org or call 815-722-7364.

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