Adult Events for the Month of February

Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, June 09, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft 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 will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Word 1 (95th)

Tuesday, June 09, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Using Microsoft Word, learn how to save files, copy and paste, change font type and print documents. Program requires advanced registration with a fee.

Secrets to Increasing Your Home?'s Curb Appeal (NSL)

Tuesday, June 09, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Attendees will learn how to add value to? their home? by? increasing curb appeal? with an attractive, yet functional landscape plan. Landscape designer Sandy Remijas of Rainbow Garden Designs will present tips on how to improve the look of a home?'s exterior with low-maintenance landscape design techniques. She also will provide practical ideas on how to add color to the landscape from spring through fall.

EggBot (95th)

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Tech heads can learn how to use the EggBot art robot to draw on spherical objects like golf balls, eggs or drinking glasses. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 6 participants.

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Healthy Habits For A Healthier You (NSL)

Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 7:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Scientists have known for centuries the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to optimize one?'s physical and cognitive health as they age. Learn about research in areas of nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social engagement and use hands-on tools to help incorporate these recommendations into a plan for healthy aging.

The Art of Starting a Business

Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Martha Carney, SBDC Director, will provide insights and instruction on the best practices for starting a business in Illinois. Registration and fee are handled by the SBDC online This SBDC event is hosted by NaperLaunch.

Stitching in the stacks(NIC)

Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft 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 will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Criminal Spines Book Club (NBL)

Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
?"Cop Town?" by Karin Slaughter -
Join the Criminal Spines Book Club to make bookmarks themed around elements from the novel ?"The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie?" by Alan Bradley. Participants can make the craft while discussing the book.