Senior Services

Plainfield Township Community Center, 15014 S. DesPlaines Street, Plainfield, IL 60544, 815.267.3350


All senior programs are held at the Plainfield Township Community Center located North of Lockport Street, 2 blocks West of Route 59 in Downtown Plainfield. The building is accessible from DesPlaines Street.  Enter the Village Public Parking Lot and follow the driveway back to the Community Center. Directions

For more information including building hours, please call 815.267.3350. Click here to Donate to the Community Center


To maximize services and minimize costs to residents Plainfield Township has partnered with the Plainfield Park District to offer the following services.  Schedules may change monthly as new programming is added.  Please visit for registration information:    

"Senior News" Newsletter

The "Senior News" is a bi-monthly newsletter mailed to senior citizens that are currently on the mailing list.  The "Senior News" advertises all programs, services and activities geared toward senior citizens who are offered by Plainfield Township and the Plainfield Park District.  If you do not currently receive the newsletter and would like to be put on the mailing list, call (815) 436-8812 x13.

Fall Holiday 2015 Senior News.pdf


Fall Holiday 2014 Senior News.pdf

Fall 2013 Senior News.pdf

Spring 2013 Senior News.pdf

Winter Spring 2014 Senior News.pdf


Register for these events by calling 815.267.3350:

Holiday Lunch

On December 7th the Plainfield Park District and Plainfield Township will co-host the annual holiday luncheon.  Sign up by November 20.

NEW-Lunch Time Learning

Join us the 2nd Thursday of each month at 11:00 for a new topic.  Reservation needed 1 week prior.

SEEKING-Senior Focus Group

November 24th at 11:00.  Bring your ideas to programs, topics, trips, etc... This is an open meeting. Everyone is welcome.

Cookie Exchange

Sign up by December 4th at noon.


Join us December 1st.  Bring $2 to play.

Massage & Reflexology

Appointment available one a week in 30 minute sessions.


Join us the 1st and 3rd Firdays of each month beginning at 11:30 to play.

Pot Luck Luncheon

Pot Luck Lunch is served the third Tuesday of each month!  Make a favorite dish to pass and share it with others.  Lunch is served at 11:30am. After lunch, join us for Game Days!

Card Day/ Social Bridge

Every Wednesday afternoon is card day. Currently we have bridge and pinochle players.

Game Day Tuesdays

Play a favorite game or learn a new one, including rummy cube, pinochle, and more, on Tuesday afternoons.  Game day begins at 11:00am and you can play until 3pm.  Bring a snack or lunch, and have some fun.

Knit & Crochet Group

Share your crafty passion. The 4th Thursday of the month at 11:00am.  Make new friends, share patterns, learn something new or get help with something that may be giving you trouble. The possibilities for fun are endless! 

Rules of the Road/Defensive Driving Classes

We will be conducting a Rules of the Road/Devensive Driving Class.  December 2nd from 1:30 to 3:30.


Additional exceptional services offered by Plainfield Township from the Administration Building:

Shuttle Service (815) 436-1112

The Senior Shuttle Bus Program was created to meet a demand in our community for affordable rides for senior and disabled residents.  Click here to learn more



Medical Loan Closet

A variety of medical aids for temporary disabilities are available to borrow.  Click here to learn more