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Gotta Do It: April 8 through April 15

Ongoing

• Caring for God's Creation – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m, through April 28, New Life Lutheran Church Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook. For a list of recyclable items, visit For more information, visit NewLifeBolingbrook.org/events.

April 8

• OJT Orientation – 10 a.m.; also April 15, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Health care. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• “Create Your Life: Actions for a Sustainable Future” – 7 p.m., University of St Francis, 500 Wilcox St., Joliet. Presenter: Debra Rowe, national and international leader in education and action for sustainability. Free. RSVP by visiting stfrancis.edu or calling Janine Hicks at 815-740-3807.

April 9

• 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. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Career Cafe – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Job Fair – 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Suite 100, Joliet. Seeking on-call nanny, college tutors, caregivers, material handler, maintenance technicians, forklift operators, customer service representative, HVAC service/installation technician, machine operator, production manager, quality assurance technician, packers, commercial sales associate, parts associate and sales stocker.For more information, visit will.works.

• Facebook for Seniors, Part 2 – 2 to 3 p.m., White Oak Library District, 201 W. Normantown Road, Romeoville. Learn how to upload pictures, create albums, like and follow pages, use the Facebook chat and message system, how to set your security and privacy settings, and how to block someone. Free. Call 815- 552-4230 or dbroz@whiteoaklibrary.org or visit whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Math Review – 2 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. Township Hall, 11000 W. Lincoln Highway, Frankfort. For information, visit www.willcountygreen.com.

• 100+ Women Who Care of Will County – 6 to 7 p.m., P.B. Mulligan’s Restaurant & Bar, 19433 Renwick Road, Crest Hill. For information, visit www.100wwcwill.org or email Maribeth@100WWCWill.org.

• Women’s Self Defense Class – 6 to 9 p.m., Parker Road Bible Church, 18512 Parker Road, Mokena. Hosted by State Rep. Margo McDermed (R-Mokena). Email mcdermed@ilhousegop.org or call 815-277-2079.

• Earth Day Safari and H2-WHOA! Exploration Homeschool Days: registration deadline – Event is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 11, Plum Creek Nature Center in Crete Township. Homeschool students in grades 4 to 6 will explore the forest with safari gear and visit the nature center’s “H2-WHOA!” exhibit. $3 per student. Register at 708-946-2216.

April 10

• Microsoft PowerPoint – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit jobs4people.org or call 815-727-4444.

• High School Equivalency (GED) – 12:30 p.m.; also April 12, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. 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.

April 11

• Illinois JobLink – 9:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Industry Orientation – 1:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Manufacturing, transportation, distribution, logistics. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Presentation on Gypsy Moth Treatment – 3 to 6 p.m., Pilcher Park Nature Center, 2501 Highland Park Dr., Joliet. For treatment sites, visit www2.illinois.gov.

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

• Coder Dojo – 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Coal City Public Library District, 85 N. Garfield St. Coal CityLearn about digital marketing and web/app development. Teens and adults. Contact Renee Norris at 815-634-4552 ext. 110 or Rene@ccpld.org or visit ccpld.org.

April 12

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

• Disability Resource Center 2019 Annual Meeting registration deadline – Event is 5 to 7 p.m., April 17. Networking, award presentations, light refreshments. ASL provided. Call 815-729-0162

April 13

Recyclepalooza – 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., For a complete list of what will be accepted, go to willcountygreen.com or call call the Will County Land Use Resource Recovery and Energy office at 815-727-8834.

• Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Keepataw Preserve, Lemont. Brush control and brush pile burning. RSVP: 815-722-7364 or rgauchat@fpdwc.org.

• Business Expo – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Shorewood Glen's Lakeview Lodge, 600 Del Webb Blvd, Shorewood. Free. Open to the public.

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