Adult Events for the Month of February

English conversation groups for ESL students (NSL)

Wednesday, February 18, 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.

Craft & Stitch (NSL)

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Knitters can visit with other like-minded crafters to work on needlework or other small projects together. Try a new craft that we supply or bring your own. Swap or share materials and get new ideas for future projects.

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Downloadables Workshop(NSL)

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library

Downloadables Workshop: Downloading Magazines
Cardholders can download more than 100 magazine titles with the library's Zinio app, including "US Weekly," "Economist," "OK! Magazine" and "Star Magazine." Some magazines like "National Geographic" are enhanced with digital content such as video and sound files. The Zinio app is compatible with apple (iOS), android- and windows-based products, as well as some kindle and nook versions. Participants should bring a device upon which to download magazines from this exciting new collection.

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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.