Adult Events for the Month of February

Word 2 (95th)

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
In this advanced Microsoft Word class, participants can learn how to add borders, photos, clip art and fun effects to text. They also can create bulleted and numbered lists as well as insert page numbers and headers and footers. Program requires advanced registration.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NSL)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
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.

Arduino Workshops(NIC)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Arduino Workshops: Sensor Projects - Create projects using light and temperature sensors.
Interested in coding and electronics but don't know where to start? Arduino microcontroller boards can be easily programmed using a variant of the c programming language. They receive inputs from a variety of switches or sensors to control lights, motors or other outputs. Arduino projects can be as simple as a light blinking on and off or as complex as a robot or smart thermostat. During these workshops, individuals can write and compile code to bring a variety of projects to life using the arduino uno and various electronic components.

Afternoon workshops are open to teens in 6th through 12th grades, while evening workshops are open to both teens and adults. No prior electronics or programming experience is required.

Click here to register

Arduino Workshops(NIC)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Arduino Workshops: Sensor Projects - Create projects using light and temperature sensors.
Interested in coding and electronics but don't know where to start? Arduino microcontroller boards can be easily programmed using a variant of the c programming language. They receive inputs from a variety of switches or sensors to control lights, motors or other outputs. Arduino projects can be as simple as a light blinking on and off or as complex as a robot or smart thermostat. During these workshops, individuals can write and compile code to bring a variety of projects to life using the arduino uno and various electronic components.

Afternoon workshops are open to teens in 6th through 12th grades, while evening workshops are open to both teens and adults. No prior electronics or programming experience is required.

Click here to register

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
During this networking session, entrepreneur Mark Quigley, CEO of DezinerSoftware, will discuss how to prepare to request funding from a VC, angel investor or investment banker.​
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Free movies at the Library (NBL)

Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

Whiplash- Rated R for strong language including some sexual references.

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

Great Decisions Discussion Group(NIC)

Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 7:15 PM -- Nichols 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.

Volunteer Tax Assistance from the Notre Dame Club of Greater Dupage (NIC)

Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Free tax preparation help will be available for low-income households and workers earning less than $53,000 a year. Individuals must bring proof of identification, their Social Security card(s) for all members of the household, Wage and Earning Statement(s) (W-2), interest and dividend statements (1099), property tax bill (if applicable) and a copy of their 2013 federal income tax return. Please also bring proof of health care coverage: Form 1095 or Affordable Health Care statement. Appointments will not be accepted. Participants will be assisted on a first-come, first-served basis. Numbers will be given out at the UPPER LEVEL ENTRANCE ONLY.