Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Family Storytime (95th)Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.
Community Forum for Residents to Chat with Police Chief and StaffTuesday, August 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Word 2Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Add borders, pictures, clip art and neat effects to Word documents. Create bulleted and numbered lists, insert page numbers as well as other headers and footers. *Program requires advanced registration with a fee and is limited to 12 participants.
The computer and technology classes have a non-refundable, non-transferable attendance fee for each class that must be paid at the time of registration. Classes are appropriate for adults and students in 8th grade or older and are limited to 12 participants. Registrations for these classes are taken at the computer lab desks.
The fee for these classes is:
Naperville Public Library card holders: $10
Non-Naperville Public Library card holders: $20
Participants can transfer to another class with
one week's advance notice. If individuals cannot attend a class for any reason,
they should inform the computer lab staff so the spot may be available to an
individual on the waiting list.
Riveting Rio De Janeiro (95th)Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Rescheduled for August 30:
Explore the naturally beautiful metropolis and captivating city of Rio de Janeiro with world traveler, photo journalist and travel columnist Bill Helmuth. As director of international sales for Time Life Books, Helmuth traveled to over a hundred countries giving him an opportunity to present on some of his most exciting journeys. See the charms of Copacabana Beach, take a breathtaking cable car ride up Sugarloaf Mountain to get an incredible view of the city, including Christ the Redeemer Statue. Finally travel to see the spectacular Iguazu Water Falls whose river flows over the amazing Itaipu Hydroelectric Dam.
English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.
Naperville Public Library @ Your Farmers MarketWednesday, August 31, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Other
Fresh food and fun! All summer long, stop by the Naperville Public Library's booth at the Farmers Market at St John's Episcopal Church! We've got summer reading logs, crafts or games, and great recipes and nutrition information for fresh fruits and vegetables. Are you ready for a good time? Come on and check us out at 750 Aurora Avenue near downtown Naperville!
Meditation To Connect With Your Calm (95th)Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Looking to learn tips to relieve stress? Wondering if meditation can help? Lisa Spraga, meditation and yoga instructor, will discuss different types of meditation and how to start practicing at home. Attendees will be guided through a variety of meditations to reconnect and reach a place of deep inner relaxation and inner calm.
NaperLaunch Meetup - Mechanics of a Great PitchThursday, September 01, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
You have the best product or service in the world, but you only have 10 minutes to present it! How do you structure this time? This session will organize your thoughts in the most persuasive way possible. You will walk away with a template that adapts to your needs. Richard Oberbruner is an Employee Engagement Trainer. His expertise is in applying Second City Theater improv techniques to solve business problems.