Adult Events for the Month of October

Craft & Stitch (NSL)

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 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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Choosing an organizational structure (NIC)

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
James L. Poznak, of Poznak Law Firm Ltd., will cover the tax and legal advantages and disadvantages of sole proprietorships, corporations, general partnerships, limited partnerships and limited liability companies. He will also discuss the necessary steps to start each of these businesses.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-Second-Language students a chance to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. There is no fee for attending these classes, and one does not have to attend every session. Patrons are invited to attend whenever they can. All adult learners are welcome.

E-Commerce - Leveraging the internet for your business idea (NIC)

Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Bob Koch, e-commerce entrepreneur, of QuiverGlobal.com, will explore topics like advertising using social media and search engines, key metrics to monitor,evolving store fronts, shipping overseas, currency conversion as well as language challenges. Entrepreneur Bob Koch will discuss the critical elements involved with an e-commerce store, including new product idea,manufacturer selection and building an Internet store front site.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Mrs. Lincoln: The First 'First' Lady

Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Mary Todd Lincoln lived a life filled with triumphs and tragedies but few people know her story. Actress Laura Keyes will share her story during an entertaining and educational program focusing on the life and losses of the former First Lady, who lost her husband and former
president Abraham Lincoln in 1865. This program depicts an extraordinarily important time in our nation's history from a point of view that is not often explored.

Meetup & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Listen to Christine Jeffries, President of the Naperville Development Partnership, will talk about economic development in Naperville during this networking session.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.

Succession Planning (NIC)

Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Harry McCabe, succession planning consultant at Harry McCabe Advisors, will focus on the various ways a business owner can end ownership of a business. Preparing for ownership transitions should be a part of sound business planning.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Pay it forward: Afghan squares (NIC)

Thursday, October 09, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Knitters and crocheters who are ages 15 and older can pay it forward by knitting and crocheting squares for patchwork Afghans that will be donated within the Naperville community to nursing homes, hospices and
shelters. Experienced knitters and crocheters can share their expertise, and novice knitters and crocheters are welcome too. Attendees can learn a new stitch each night to create a 7-by-9 square. Participants should bring machine washable worsted weight acrylic yarn and U.S. size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles or H or I crochet hook.