Naperville Public Library Blog

October 17, 2014 - 16:44 — ShannonMcNaperville

When you spend as much time ordering, shelving and reading books as librarians do, you get pretty familiar with the covers. So occasionally you notice when images are recycled!

October 17, 2014 - 10:43 — ShannonMcNaperville

Our final installment of the "Scientists Speak" lecture series is coming up! Dave LePoire from Argonne National Laboratory will join us to speak about how nuclear weapons material is conv

October 10, 2014 - 00:00 — ShannonMcNaperville

Admit it: you play a mean air guitar, drum on the dashboard and sing in the shower. But do your fiction tastes reflect your love of music? Why not try these titles and rock on!

October 7, 2014 - 10:46 — ShannonMcNaperville

Who are you? It's an age-old question; we spend our lives on a quest to know ourselves better. Both of our October book club titles address some element of this issue.

September 19, 2014 - 10:41 — ShannonMcNaperville

Avast, mateys! Ye know that books be a treasure beyond compare. Take one of these up to the crow's nest and enjoy some adventure on the high seas!

 

September 11, 2014 - 16:03 — ShannonMcNaperville

This month, both of NPL's book clubs will be reading books regarding the lives of street-smart youths, coming from very different worlds.

August 28, 2014 - 15:34 — ShannonMcNaperville

You'll find many authors from north of the border represented among our shelves. 

To list a few favorites (with their best-known titles):

August 22, 2014 - 10:27 — ShannonMcNaperville

Be sure to attend the first program in our Fall Scientists Speak series!

August 12, 2014 - 11:19 — ShannonMcNaperville

Need an idea of what to read? Book Clubs provide a suggestion AND a lively discussion once you've finished the story! Here are the titles for the August clubs meeting at Nichols.

August 7, 2014 - 16:04 — ShannonMcNaperville

This week-end is the perfect time to go camping, because August 10th is National S'mores Day!