Naperville Public Library Blog

June 6, 2016 - 14:20 — CarlaEisley

Silent spaces abound in summer.

March 16, 2016 - 15:59 — CarlaEisley

I hear singing in my backyard. Luckily, I know who the singers are! The robins are back in Illinois this early spring,  and vocalizing in full force. Welcome, red-breasted birds!

March 7, 2016 - 13:00 — CarlaEisley

It is exciting to discover the new technology contstantly being developed to entertain and educate our young children (think IPAD, Kindle, Minecraft, E-audio books).

December 22, 2015 - 15:23 — CarlaEisley

Once in a while, a new picture book arrives at the Library, and I just know it is extra special.

December 2, 2015 - 15:31 — CarlaEisley

I have not lived with my parents in almost 50 years, and they have been gone for decades, but I still miss them achingly at Christmas time.

November 12, 2015 - 18:48 — CarlaEisley

November is the ideal month to pause and reflect on how thankful I am to be part of the Children's Department at Naperville Public Library.

November 3, 2015 - 16:19 — CarlaEisley

If you shared your life with a pet for the duration of their life, you know that your senior cat or dog is aged to perfection.

June 15, 2015 - 00:00 — CarlaEisley

Fun. Exciting. Educational. Magical. Dirty!

June 7, 2015 - 12:33 — CarlaEisley

Question: What's more fun than a barrel of monkeys?

Answer: Dogs in the Library!

March 1, 2015 - 01:00 — CarlaEisley

I look forward to the month of March every year. I cannot bear the thought of one more snowflake, one more day of frigid winds, one more day of icy sidewalks.