Adult Events for the Month of May

Commercial Editing

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 8:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Learn how to make a recorded video look and sound more professional using iMovie, and get advice distributing the final video on social media including YouTube and WordPress.

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Web Design, Optimization and Online Marketing (NIC)

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Creating an online business profile is the first step toward search engine optimization and increased sales success online. Don Gingold of Sprocket Websites will explain the basic concepts of web design with an eye on increasing web traffic and sales.

Excel 2 (95th)

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Practice using efficient Excel features that will make it easier to calculate formulas, analyze trends and apply formatting in spreadsheets. Program requires advanced registration.

Small Business Week: What it takes to be an entrepreneur (NIC)

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Gary Grottke, local business owner, entrepreneur and author, will discuss the organizational and managerial issues every business owner must face. Attendees will learn about planning, funding, formation, partnership, employee building, budgeting and forecasting as well as website development and other administrative issues.

Stitching in the stacks(NIC)

Thursday, May 14, 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, May 14, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Sycamore Row by John Grisham.

Readers Rendezvous,The daytime book club(NIC)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple - When her notorious, hilarious, volatile, talented, troubled, and agoraphobic mother goes missing, teenage Bee begins a trip that takes her to the ends of the earth to find her.

Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, May 19, 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.