Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Make It! Take It! (NSL)

Friday, October 31, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street 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.

Halloween Hijinks (NSL)

Friday, October 31, 2014 at 3:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Teens can dress in costume while watching the 1986 version of "Little Shop of Horrors" on Halloween night.They can poke fun at the movie's campiness by texting comments using MuVChat. Attendees also can make a potted plant dessert that looks like the movie's Audrey II.

DiNovember (NPL)

Saturday, November 01, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
November will be a month-long celebration of dinosaurs. Plastic toy dinosaurs will be hidden in the department throughout the month. When children spot them, they can visit the Children's Desk and get a dinosaur stamp. Check the library's Facebook page, facebook.com/NapervillePublicLibrary, for weekly photos of the mischief the dinosaurs create at night in the library. Visit the library's Children's Desk for dates and times of dinosaur-themed storytimes and crafts.

Family Storytime (NSL)

Saturday, November 01, 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.

Getting ready for college - ACT practice test (NSL)

Saturday, November 01, 2014 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
A practice test is crucial to ward off those test-day jitters. Test takers can find out how they will score on the real thing. Kaplan will provide proctored tests, and individuals should bring No. 2 pencils, an approved calculator and a healthy snack. The exams will begin promptly at the scheduled time, and no one will be admitted once the exam has started.

Sensory Storytime (NIC)

Saturday, November 01, 2014 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The whole family is invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun for children with special needs. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Inquire at any Children?'s Desk for more information. The program will take place the first Saturday of each month.

DiNovember (NPL)

Sunday, November 02, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
November will be a month-long celebration of dinosaurs. Plastic toy dinosaurs will be hidden in the department throughout the month. When children spot them, they can visit the Children's Desk and get a dinosaur stamp. Check the library's Facebook page, facebook.com/NapervillePublicLibrary, for weekly photos of the mischief the dinosaurs create at night in the library. Visit the library's Children's Desk for dates and times of dinosaur-themed storytimes and crafts.

Nanowrimo Write-ins (NIC)

Sunday, November 02, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- Nichols Library
As November is National Novel Writing Month,individuals can bring a laptop to the library to join other like-minded writers and members of the Naperville region of NaNoWriMo to help motivate and encourage each other to write a 50,000+ word novel in 30 days. For more information about this program that is open to the public, go to
naperwrimo.org.