Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Read2gether (NIC)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Nichols Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Teen Movie Series (NBL): New Release To Be Announced

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Join us for a movie and snacks, maybe even a craft.

*Minecraft Club (NIC)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Teens can build their own world with other fans. Participants must bring their own Minecraft accounts. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 10 teen participants.

Random Fandom (NSL)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Those bummed that they can?'t go to Comic Con this year can go to the library?'s version of the fun comic book convention. Teens can dress up like their favorite character, play Settlers of Catan or try out the ?"Game of Thrones?" card game. Participants can bring their own favorite games to play and enjoy some superhero-inspired snacks.

Scratch (NSL)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Gamers can program games, create cool animations and share interactive stories with others online with Scratch.

Read2gether (NSL)

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 5:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
ATTENTION! Students entering 1st through 5th grades, do you want to spend time reading aloud with an older student? This non-tutoring program is intended to provide children with an opportunity to spend time reading aloud with a student volunteer. Come to the library at one of the times listed below. Children will be paired with a volunteer entering 6th through 12th grades and will spend the one-hour session taking turns reading aloud. Depending on attendance, a child may be placed in a group.

Evening on the riverwalk

Tuesday, July 22, 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.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUPS FOR ESL STUDENTS

Wednesday, July 23, 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.