Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Reader's Night Out

Monday, August 01, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub in downtown Naperville and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15 p.m. to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7 p.m. for the discussion only. *Program requires advanced registration.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. 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.

Olympic Movie Triathlon (NBL)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Prepare for the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro with three days of Olympic-themed movies! Snacks will be provided.
Monday, Aug. 1 - "Without Limits"
Tuesday, Aug. 2 - "Swimming Upstream"
Wednesday, Aug. 3 - "Chariots of Fire"

Stitching In The Stacks: Chemo Caps (95th)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. The summer season's Pay It Forward community project will be knitting or crocheting chemo caps to donate to Edward Cancer Center. Participants should bring their own materials and tools and either make chemo caps or bring their own personal projects to work on in the group. All skill levels may attend. Experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.

Clint Eastwood's Spaghetti Westerns (95th)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Spaghetti westerns are also known as macaroni westerns because many of them were made in Italy on a low budget. Clint Eastwood began his career in the genre and in turn became its icon. This summer series of six movies features Eastwood's best films in the genre.
 Tuesday, June 7   "Two Mules for Sister Sara"
 Tuesday, June 21   "The Outlaw Josey Wales"
 Tuesday, July 5   "High Plains Drifter"
 Tuesday, July 19   "A Fistful of Dollars"
 Tuesday, Aug. 2   "For a Few Dollars More"
 Tuesday, Aug. 16   "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly"

Genealogy: Drop-In Help (NIC)

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
A volunteer from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society will be available in the adult services department to help any interested individuals who wish to obtain assistance either to get started on a genealogy project or to complete difficult genealogical research challenges.

Evening On The Riverwalk

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Other
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, this event will be canceled. (The Wednesday lunchtime program will be a repeat of the Tuesday evening program.) These programs are presented in partnership with Naperville Park District. No program Tuesday, July 5

Baby Play Date (NIC)

Wednesday, August 03, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library

Babies learn through play! Adults and infants can enjoy stories, songs and bounces, followed by 10 minutes of exploratory play with their new friends. For infants through 23-month-olds and their caregivers.