Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Library closed

Sunday, April 20, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
All three locations of the library will be closed.

Fourth Annual Teen Poetry Contest (NPL)

Monday, April 21, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
In celebration of National Poetry Month, we are sponsoring our 4th Annual Teen Poetry Contest! There will be three divisions: 6th grade, 7th & 8th grades, and high school. The contest begins on April 1 and the deadline for entries is 9:00 p.m. on April 30. Winners will be announced on May 14 and the winning poems will be posted online. Prizes to area bookstores will be awarded. Pick up an entry form at any Naperville Public Library location or enter online at www.naperville-lib.org/teens/teenpoetrycontest2014. For more information, please contact the library at 630-961-4100.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Monday, April 21, 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.

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

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 30-minute independent storytime experience for children from 3 - 5 only. No younger or older siblings allowed.

Tales For 2's & 3's (95th)

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for toddlers from 2 - 3 years and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! No younger or older siblings allowed.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Microsoft Word 2013 Level 2 (95th)

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Are you already comfortable with the Level 1 topics? Then this class is for you! Add interest to your documents with borders, backgrounds, text effects, pictures and clip art. Create and modify bulleted and numbered lists; insert headers and footers. Use tab stops and special characters like a pro.

Please note that we are offering Microsoft Office 2013 hands-on group classes in a series at the same time and location one week apart. Register for any level in a series if you are proficient with the topics in the lower level(s) of that series. You will receive exercises in the lower level classes to use for practice before taking the next level.

There is a non-refundable, non-transferable attendance fee for each class that must be paid at the time of registration. You can transfer to another class with one weeks' advance notice. If you cannot attend a class for any reason, please let the Computer Lab staff know so that we can offer the spot to someone on the waiting list. Unless noted below, the fees are:
Naperville Public Library card holders: $10
Reciprocal Borrowers: $20

Group Classes are appropriate for adults and students grade 8 and above. Stop by the Computer Lab desk at any of our facilities for more information and to register!

Family Storytime (95th)

Monday, April 21, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.