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Gotta Do It: July 22 through July 29

July 22

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m.; also July 29, Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Visitwill.works or call 815-727-4444.

• English Club for Beginners – 10 to 11:30 a.m.; also July 29, Plainfield Public Library District, 15025 S. Illinois St. Plainfield. Call 815-436-6639 or visitplainfieldpubliclibrary.org.

• OJT Orientation – 10 a.m.; also July 29, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Word – 10:30 a.m.; also July 29, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Illinois JobLink Workshop – 1:30 p.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. Health care. Register at will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Reception for new JTHS Superintendent Mike Hanson – 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., JTHS Administrative Center located at 300 Caterpillar Drive in Joliet. Hanson will present a welcome at 5:30 p.m. followed by an informal meet and greet where guests can come and go. Visit jths.org.

July 23

• 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 a twill.worksor call 815-727-4444.

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

• Reading Club for English Language Learners – 10 to 11:30 a.m., Plainfield Public Library District, 15025 S. Illinois St. Plainfield. Call 815-436-6639 or visitplainfieldpubliclibrary.org.

• Tech Tuesdays – 10 a.m. to noon, Plainfield Public Library District, 15025 S. Illinois St. Plainfield. Call 815-436-6639 or visit plainfieldpubliclibrary.org.

• High School Equivalency (GED) – 1 p.m.; also July 25, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Computer Basics: Files and Folders – 2 to 3 p.m., White Oak Library District, 201 Normantown Road, Romeoville. Adults. Contact Dennis Broz at 815-552-4230 or dbroz@whiteoaklibrary.org or whiteoaklibrary.org.

• Intro to Publisher – 3 to 4 p.m., Shorewood-Troy Library, 650 Deerwood Drive, Shorewood. Adults. Call 815-725-1715 or visit shorewoodtroylibrary.org.

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

• ESL Conversation Group – 5 to 6:30 p.m., White Oak Library District, 20670 Len Kubinski Drive, Crest Hill. Call 815-552-4280 or visitwhiteoaklibrary.org.

July 24

• 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. Visitwill.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Grammar Club for English Language Learners – 10 to 11:30 a.m., Plainfield Public Library District, 15025 S. Illinois St. Plainfield. Call 815-436-6639 or visit plainfieldpubliclibrary.org.

• Word Basics: Adding Graphics and Tables – 3 to 4:30 p.m., White Oak Library District, 121 E. 8th St., Lockport. Adults. Contact Evangeline Stephenson at 815-552-4260 or estephenson@whiteoaklibrary.org or visit whiteoaklibrary.org.

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

July 25

• 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. Visitwill.works 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. Manufacturing, transportation, distribution, logistics. Register atwill.worksor 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.

July 26

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon, Frankfort Public Library District, 21119 S. Pfeiffer Road, Frankfort. Visitwill.works or call 815-727-4444.

• LinkedIn Lab: Starting Your Profile – 10 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• LinkedIn Lab: Maximize Your Profile – 10:30 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works 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. Visitwill.works or call 815-727-4444.

• "A Return to the Wild Goose" – 6 to 11 p.m., Inwood Golf Course Banquet Hall, Joliet. Music by Saints and Sinners, food from Babes Hot Dog truck. Hosted by JT East class of '69 . JT East alumni from classes '67,'68 '70 & '71 are invited. Cost is $10 at the door.

July 27

July 28

July 29

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

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