Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Make it! Take it!(NBL)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. The program is limited to 20 children creating crafts.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies also will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children.

Preschool for 3s, 4s & 5s (NBL)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 11:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3 to 5-year-olds only. No younger or older siblings will be allowed.

Lapsit storytime (NSL)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds. This 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little ones. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Curious Kids (NIC)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
It's full STEAM ahead as curious participants can come twice a month to join in activities featuring science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Teen movie series (NIC)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Nichols Library
"If I Stay" (PG-13) -
Mia Hall thought the hardest decision she would ever face would be whether to pursue her musical dreams at Juilliard or follow a different path to be with the love of her life, Adam. But what should have been a carefree family drive changes everything in an instant. Caught between life and death for one revealing day, Mia has only one decision left, which will not only decide her future but her ultimate fate.

The library will screen newly released movies that teens may have missed in theaters or movies they just can't get enough of. Snacks and a surprise will be provided each month.

Tracing Your Family Tree - Dropin Help(NIC)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
A volunteer from the fox valley genealogical society will explain family sources, vital records and how to make use of online resources. Participants also will learn about the genealogical resources available in their community, including cemeteries, courthouses and churches. Volunteers from the fox valley genealogical society also will be available for drop-in help on the first Tuesday and third Thursday of the month.

3-D Software & Printing (95th)

Tuesday, March 03, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Learn how to design a three-dimensional object using the software 123D and understand the process of printing it using the library's 3-D printer. Program requires advanced registration.