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Gotta Do It: Oct. 7 through Oct. 14

Oct. 7

• Will County Mobile Workforce Center – 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3:30 p.m.; also Oct. 14, Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• OJT Orientation – 10 a.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Variety of on-the-job skills available. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Silver and Gold Club – Noon to 2 p.m., Fairmont Community Center, Lockport. Buffet lunch, speaker. Age 50 and up. Register at lockportpark.orgor call 815-838-1183.

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

Oct. 8

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

• Recycle Your Bicycle: 6 a.m. to 5 p.m, Tuesdays through Sundays, through Oct. 13, Monee Reservoir in Monee Township. Recycle your old bicycle so it can be refurbished for people in developing countries. Bikes can be in any condition; new or beyond repair. Visit ReconnectWithNature.org.

• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon, Hickory Creek Preserve – LaPorte Road Access, Mokena (brush control). For more information, email rgauchat@fpdwc.org or call 815-722-7364.

• Admissions Information Session – 9 a.m., Joliet Junior College, A-1061, 1215 Houbolt Road, Joliet. JJC representatives will provide an overview of the many support services the college offers. Optional tour at 10 a.m. Registration at jjc.edu/admissions-information-session-rsvp.

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

• High School Equivalency (GED) – 1 p.m.; also Oct. 10, Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Microsoft Excel – 2 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works 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.

Oct. 9

• 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 will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Cat adoption – 5 to 7 p.m.; also 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday, Bolingbrook PetSmart on Weber Road. Call Humane Haven Animal Shelter at 630-378-4208 for information or an appointment. All Humane Haven cats are spayed or neutered, microchipped, FeLV/FIV tested and have their distemper and rabies shots.

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

Oct. 10

• 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 will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Successful Interviewing Workshop – 2 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444.

• Allison.com – 2:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Learn how to access over 1,000 free online courses for individual learners, to help obtain a certificate or diploma in over 300 categories Visit will.works or call 815-727-4444

• Industry Orientation – 2:30 p.m., Workforce Center of Will County, 2400 Glenwood Ave., Joliet. Professional, financial, information technology. Register at will.worksor call 815-727-4444.

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

• Free Auto Purchasing Seminar – 6 to 8 p.m., New Lenox Park District, 701 W. Haven Ave., New Lenox. Register at 815-729-3211 or numarkcu.org.

Oct. 11

• Joliet Noon Lions Club Candy Days Campaign – Volunteers visible in the Joliet area at intersections and local businesses on Oct. 11 and Oct. 12. Lions members will offer candy as a "thank you" for donations. All monies are used to serve people with vision and hearing needs and childhood cancer research.

• Gently Used Clothing Sale – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; also 8:30 a.m. to noon, Oct. 12, First United Methodist Church, 1000 S. Washington St. Lockport. Call 815-838-1017.

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

Oct. 12

• Forest Preserve District of Will County Volunteer Workday – 8 a.m. to noon,Keepataw Preserve, Lemont. (brush control). For more information, email rgauchat@fpdwc.org or call 815-722-7364.

Oct. 13

• Bath Fundraiser – 1 to 4 p.m., Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue, 2303 Oak Leaf St., Joliet. For prices and information, visit Facebook or visit www.hopefultailsanimalrescue.org.

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