Adult Events for the Month of February

Stitching in the stacks(NIC)

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The library is introducing a new community knit and crochet club. Crafters can share tips and ideas as well as showcase their latest project or ask for help on a project they may be struggling to complete. Along with good company, conversation and refreshments, attendees also will learn about charity knit and crochet projects. Books on knitting, crocheting and other handicrafts also will be available. The club meets on the second Thursday of each month. Those who are experienced or would like to learn can attend.

Criminal Spines Book Club (NBL)

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
The Alienist by Caleb Carr. -
When a madman begins stalking victims on the streets of 1896 New York, a team of investigators is forced to apply radical and untested techniques that include fingerprinting and the controversial science of psychology.

Great Decisions Discussion Group(NBL)

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 7:15 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This discussion group, which is open to the public, will study and discuss foreign policy issues. One topic is covered each week. Participants can attend just one discussion or attend all groups. For more information, contact Becky Glimco 630-922-9448. This group is sponsored by the Naperville branch of the American Association of University Women and Naperville Public Library.

Excel 1 (95th)

Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Microsoft Excel 2013 is the industry standard for data organization and analysis. Participants can keep up-to-date with the most widely used spreadsheet application and learn how to auto-fill, format data and adjust cells. They also can learn the different ways to insert and move data cells. Program requires advanced registration.

Free movies at the Library (NIC)

Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library

Gone Girl - Rated R for a scene of bloody violence, some strong sexual content/nudity, and language.

Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Check the website,, for upcoming titles. No one younger than 18 years old will be admitted to
R-rated movies without a parent or guardian.

Financial Literacy Workshop(NIC)

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Financial Literacy Workshop: Protect Against Identity Theft
Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in America. In 2013, about 12 million Americans were victims of identity theft with an estimated loss of nearly $21 billion. Members of the Naperville police department will discuss the different types of identity theft, how to recognize it, what can be done to reduce the risk and what steps to take when one?'s identity is compromised.

Great Books Discussion Group (NBL)

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
"The Man Who Would Be King" By Rudyard Kipling - Based on a Rudyard Kipling story and packed with spectacle, humor, excitement and bold twists of fate, John Huston's film of The Man Who Would be King earns its crown as "an epic like no other. One of the screen's great adventure yarns" (Danny Peary, Guide for the Film Fanatic). Sean Connery and Michael Caine -- chins out, shoulders squared and with a sly wink -- star as British Sargeants Danny Dravot and Peachy Carnehan. The Empire was built by men like these two. Now they're out to build their own empire, venturing into remote Kafiristan to become rich as kings-- Container.

Read Around the World Book Discussion(NSL)

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
"White Teeth" By Zadie Smith
Travel the globe with the read around the world book club. Titles will represent a variety of countries and cultures.