Adult Events for the Month of February

College Illinois! (NIC)

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library

College Illinois! 529 Prepaid Tuition Information
The college Illinois! Prepaid tuition program allows parents and guardians to set up a plan to pay for college tuition and mandatory fees at current contract rates to avoid tuition inflation. The program was created to help make college a reality for Illinois residents by providing a plan of action to prepare for college. A representative from ISAC will visit the library to explain the program and answer any questions. This program is presented in partnership with ISAC.

Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other entrepreneurs solve common, and not so common challenges.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Tracing Your Family Tree - Dropin Help(NIC)

Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
A volunteer from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society will explain family sources, vital records and how to make use of online resources. Participants also will learn about the genealogical resources available in their community, including cemeteries, courthouses and churches. Volunteers from the fox valley genealogical society also will be available for drop-in help on the first Tuesday and third Thursday of the month.

Constant Readers Evening Book Club(NIC)

Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"The Life And Times Of The Thunderbolt Kid" By Bill Bryson. - "Like millions of his generational peers, Bill Bryson grew up with a rich fantasy life as a superhero. Using his fantasy-life persona as a springboard, Bryson re-creates the life of his family in the 1950s in all its transcendent normality--a life at once familiar to us all and as far away and unreachable as another galazy"--From publisher description.

Great Decisions Discussion Group(NBL)

Thursday, February 19, 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 2 (NIC)

Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Those who have taken the library's Excel 1 course or are confident in the basics of Microsoft Excel 2013 can learn efficient features that will make it easier to calculate formulas, analyze trends and apply formatting. Program requires advanced registration.

Intro To Business Performance Analysis - FREE (NIC)

Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
This lynda.com class will discuss the goal of business performance analysis as it helps to identify areas for improvement, understand their root causes and take action.
It is free and no registration needed.

Readers Rendezvous,The daytime book club(NIC)

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
"The Man in the Rockefeller Suit" By Mark Seal - A probing and cinematic exploration of an audacious impostor, Christian Gerhartsreiter, and his "talented Mr. Ripley" story as Clark Rockefeller.
The Vanity Fair contributing editor and author of Wildflower traces the 30-year con of Clark Rockefeller, a German-born immigrant who assumed numerous identities to charm his way into exclusive clubs and financial institutions before divorcing a Harvard graduate and kidnapping his own daughter. 75,000 first printing.