Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Scientists speak! Particle Accelerators (NIC)

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Christopher Peters of Argonne National Laboratory will discuss how computers at the laboratory are used to control particle accelerators, which are devices that use electromagnetic fields to propel charged particles to high speeds.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Lapsit Storytime (NSL)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Tales For 2s & 3s (NBL)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for 2 and 3-year-olds and an accompanying adult. Strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No
younger or older siblings allowed.

Tales For 2s & 3s (NIC)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for 2 and 3-year-olds and an accompanying adult. Strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No
younger or older siblings allowed.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, September 03, 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.

Preschool For 3's, 4's & 5's (NBL)

Wednesday, September 03, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
A 30-minute independent storytime experience for children from 3 - 5 only. No younger or older siblings allowed.