Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Movies at the Library (NBL): Rio 2

Monday, August 04, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

Rio 2
Whether movie lovers are jumping the hold list on the latest popular movie releases or just relaxing with some classics, film buffs can celebrate the summer with great movies and delicious popcorn.

Reader's Night Out

Monday, August 04, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Other
Individuals can visit Quigley?'s Irish Pub for a night of socializing with other readers. They can share a book they have recently finished or just a book they love. Participants can arrive at the pub at 6:15 p.m. to purchase dinner, or they can just attend the discussion, which will start at 7 pm.
Quigley?'s Irish Pub, 43 E. Jefferson Ave.

Crazy Contraptions: Paper Boomerangs (NIC)

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Using special paper to make a boomerang, teens can make a flying craft that will really spin right back to them. Individuals will test the boomerangs and learn throwing techniques.

Evening on the riverwalk

Tuesday, August 05, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The library?'s Children?'s Services staff will present this popular Riverwalk program, which will include stories, songs and a puppet show. Participants can bring a meal or snack. In the event of inclement weather, the program will take place in the Community Room of Nichols Library.

Movies at the Library (NIC): Monsters University

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Whether movie lovers are jumping the hold list on the latest popular movie releases or just relaxing with some classics, film buffs can celebrate the summer with great movies and delicious popcorn.

Teen Movie Series (NSL): "World War Z" (PG-13)

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Join us for a movie and snacks, maybe even a craft. There will be zombie-themed cupcake competition..

Book & Cookie Club (NBL)

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

"Small as an Elephant" by Jennifer Jacobson.
Join us for our parent and child book discussion group! You and your parent (or other favorite adult) will read a book together and then come to the Naper Blvd. Library to discuss the book with others, as well as enjoy a cookie or two. The library will have multiple copies of the book for checkout. Books may also be checked out through LINKin. Ask our staff for help. For children in grades 3rd - 5th.

10 Warning signs of Alzheimer's Disease (NIC)

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The warning signs of Alzheimer?'s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it?'s time to learn the facts. Early detection gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. We will separate myth from reality and address commonly-held fears about Alzheimer?'s in America. Find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.