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Gotta Do it: Jan. 21 through Jan. 28

Jan. 20

• "Choose the Right Path" documentary by Joliet-based Preston Heights Productions – Joliet Park District, Nowell Park Recreation Center, 199 Mills Road, Joliet. Doors 3:45 p.m. Screening begins at 4:30 p.m.

Jan. 21

• Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Theodore Marsh, Crest Hill. Dress for outdoor work and weather. RSVP: 815-722-7364 or rgauchat@fpdwc.org.

• Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. community event – 10 a.m. to noon, Bolingbrook Community Center, 201 Canterbury Lane, Bolingbrook. Panel of local community leaders discussing
what each generation can do to move closer to realizing Dr. King's dream of equality and justice for all. May bring donations of non-perishable canned food items as well as diapers to the Bolingbrook Community Center to benefit local food pantries. Early drop-off is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Jan. 17 at Benford Brown & Associates, LLC, 343 N. Schmidt Road, Bolingbrook. Event hosted by Join Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Chi Sigma Omega chapter

Jan. 22

• Electronics Recycling – 6 to 11 a.m., Lockport Public Works, 17112 Prime Blvd., Lockport.

• Industry Orientation – 9 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Manufacturing, transportation, distribution, logistics. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

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

• Registration for Lincoln-Way High School 2019-2020 preschool programs – 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Lincoln-Way Central High School, Room D119, New Lenox. For more information call Molly DeCarlo at 815-462-2187. For registration forms, visit www.lw210.org

• Encore Resale Shop – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays and the first Saturday of the month, 710 Cedar Crossing, New Lenox. The shop is located on the campus of Silver Cross Hospital. For information, call 815-300-7642.

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

• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m. Township Hall, 11000 W. Lincoln Highway, Frankfort. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

Jan. 23

• 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 jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

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

Jan. 24

• 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. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Excel – 10:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Senior Services of Will County satellite office – Noon to 3 p.m., Troy Township, 25448 Seil Road, Shorewood. Every third Wednesday and every Thursday. Services include case management, Medicare assistance, Benefit Access (formerly known as Circuit Breaker), Title XX, Medicare open enrollment. For information, call 815-744-1968.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Illinois JobLink – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Electronics Recycling – 5 to 7 p.m., City of Wilmington, 1165 S. Water St., Wilmington. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

Jan. 25

• Oil Change for a Cause – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; also 8 to 11:30 a.m., Jan. 26, Shorewood Lube & Service, 722 Cottage St., Shorewood. Shorewood Lube & Service will donate $5 from every oil change today and tomorrow to benefit 15-year-old Jayden Jimenez in his fight against cancer. Total funds raised will be matched by the owners of Shorewood Lube & Service.

• Friday Business Builders Referral Group – 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Joliet Chamber office, 63 N. Chicago St., Joliet. Chamber membership required. Danielle Blake at 815-727-5371 or visit jolietchamber.com

• Industry Orientation – 9 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Health care. Register at 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. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Mokena Public Library, 11327 W. 195th St., Mokena. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Free Community Screening of "Embracing Dyslexia" documentary by Luis Macias – 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., University of St. Francis, San Damiano Hall, 500 Wilcox St., Joliet. Macias will attend and answer questions. Free and open to the public.

Jan. 26

• Household Hazardous Waste Disposal – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Naperville Regional HHW Facility, 184 Fort Hill Drive, Naperville. Visit willcountygreen.com

• Will County Master Gardener and Naturalist Seed Swap – 10 a.m. to noon, Will County Extension, 100 Manhattan Road, Joliet. Pop-up informational stations teaching best seed starting practices. Vegetable, flower, herb, native seeds available. May bring seeds to swap. Free. All ages. For more information, call 815 727 9296. 

Jan. 27

Jan. 28

• 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.

• Conversational ESL for Adults – 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; also 10 a.m. Tuesdays; Fountaindale Public Library District, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Call 630-759-2102 or visit fountaindale.org.

• OJT Orientation – 10 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• Networking Workshop – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

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