Library Events for the Next 7 Days

*NXT 2.0 Programming: Zombie Encounter Challenge (NSL)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teams will compete to build and program a LEGO Mindstorms robot that will navigate a zombie-filled terrain and rescue stranded humans. The team that can avoid the zombies and save the most humans the fastest will rule the undead. After the challenge, teens can program LEGO WeDos or play with a MaKey MaKey invention kit to control a video game with Play-Doh or play a piano made of bananas. * Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 10 teen participants.

*Boy Scout Reading Merit Badge Program(NSL) (Canceled)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Boy Scouts of America can earn their merit badge for reading and learn more about the services the library offers during the program. They can get a jump on their requirements by learning to use the online catalog and then locating and selecting books from a variety of genres. A merit badge counselor from the participant?'s troop is welcome to sign off on the individual?'s badge, or the library will have a staff member available who can sign off too. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 Boy Scouts. Participants must be registered Boy Scouts.

Free movie @ the library (NBL)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Movie buffs can visit the library each month for a screening of a new movie release on DVD. No more waiting in long lines at the theater or on never-ending hold lists. Jump the hold list! Check the library's website and blog at naperville-lib.org for upcoming titles.

Naperville Independent Film Festival Presents (NSL)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Naperville Independent Film Festival presents its 2013 Best Director/Best Actress award winning film, "It?'s Not You, It?'s Me." A self-proclaimed commitment-phobe?'s inner monologue becomes much more real than he ever imagined as he wrestles with his relationship anxiety and comes to terms with the decision that may cost him the love of his life.

Constant Readers Evening Book Club (NIC)

Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"The Shadow of the Wind" by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
A boy discovers that every book by an author he loves is being destroyed. Why?

Free movie @ the library (NSL)

Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
The Lunchbox
Movie buffs can visit the library each month for a screening of a new movie release on DVD. No more waiting in long lines at the theater or on never-ending hold lists. Check the library?'s website and blog at naperville-lib.org for upcoming titles.

Free movie @ the library (NIC)

Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Only Lovers Left Alive
Movie buffs can visit the library each month for a screening of a new movie release on DVD. No more waiting in long lines at the theater or on never-ending hold lists. Jump the hold list! Check the library?'s website and blog at naperville-lib.org for upcoming titles.

Pizza And Books: Teen Book Club (NIC)

Monday, August 25, 2014 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
This is no ordinary book club as participants will talk about the books they choose. Teens can discuss books they have recently read, are currently are reading or even old-time favorites. Pizza will be provided to fuel the conversation.