Adult Events for the Month of November
Job Search Workshop: Staying Sane, Motivated and Productive (NIC)Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Motivational speaker and author Conor Cunneen will give struggling job seekers the encouragement they need during their job hunt. A Naperville based Irishman, Cunneen's presentation has been
described as "the best two hours I spent during my job search." Cunneen, who wrote "SHEIFGAB! Staying Sane, Motivated and Productive in Job Search," has inspired thousands during what can be a difficult
time for most people looking for a job.
Visio (95th)Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Create professional diagrams to simplify complex information with updated shapes, collaboration tools and data-linked diagrams. Visio can be used to create a business plan, organize social events or complete a school project. Program requires advanced registration with a fee and is limited to 12 participants.
95th Street Library, Idea Lab
Tuesday, Nov. 17 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Great Books Discussion Group (NBL)Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
"An Interest in Life"by Grace Paley
Great Books Discussion Group meets the third Tuesday of the month from Sept. through May and discusses readings from "Great Conversations 3" by the Great Books Foundation. Books will be available on a firstcome,first-served basis at Nichols Library and Naper Blvd. Library or can be purchased from The Great Books
Foundation website, greatbooks.org.
Pinched Paintings: Famous Art Heists in History (95th)Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Learn about notorious international art heists, including the Mona Lisa in the Louvre Museum as well as the largest museum theft in American history that occurred at the Isabella Stewart Gardner
Museum in Boston 25 years ago and still remains unsolved. Dr. Michelle Mishur, co-owner of Art Excursions, will discuss a selection of history's most infamous heists both solved and unsolved.
English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.
Read Around the World Book Discussion(95th)Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
"Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly installments with recipes, Romances, and Home Remedies" by Laura Esquivel
SCORE Business Roundtable at NaperLaunch(NIC)Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
This is an open, semi-structured discussion, wherein participants share ideas on how to solve common challenges faced by most entrepreneurs. Business owners collaborate to identify and solve issues that hinder productivity and profitability.
Genealogy Drop-in Help (95th)Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
A volunteer from Fox Valley Genealogical Society will be available in the adult services department to help any interested individuals who wish to obtain assistance either to get started on a genealogy project or to complete difficult genealogical research challenges.