Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Storytime at The Museum

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Other
Join Naperville Pubic Library staff the first and third Wednesday of the month for a special storytime at DuPage Children's Museum. This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun is for children of all ages. Museum admission purchase needed to attend storytime.
DuPage Children's Museum 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. 301 North Washington Street Wednesday, March 2 & 16 Wednesday, April 6 & 20 Wednesday, May 4 & 18

Genealogy Workshop: Genealogy Road Trip Tips (NIC)

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Doreen Marvin of Fox Valley Genealogical Society will provide guidance for anyone thinking about heading off to ancestral lands or investigating regional archives as part of their genealogy research. After the discussion, genealogy hobbyists can share research stories and questions with like-minded enthusiasts. Participants can bring laptops and use the library genealogy databases.

NaperLaunch Meetup: Making a Funding Pitch

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Kenn Miller from West Suburban Angels will offer guidance on what an investor wants to hear and see in a funding pitch. Learn what the expectations are of a venture capitalist, angel investor or even a commercial banker. Understand how to pitch your idea and business plan to get the funding needed for business growth.

Sign and Play with Baby - Mealtime(95th)

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Learn to communicate with babies using sign language. This three-week program will provide a fun environment for babies and their caregivers to learn the basics of sign language. Each week, a new theme will be introduced using stimulating activities, books, songs and play. For children ages 8 to 23 months old. Program requires advance registration for each date and is limited to 12 babies per program.

95th Children's Program Room 9:30 to 10 a.m. Thursday, May 5 Mealtime Thursday, May 12 Bathtime Thursday, May 19 Park Fun

Cinco De Mayo Fiesta: Mini Pinatas and Sugar Skulls (NIC)

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by making mini pi??atas and clay sugar skulls. Participants can also enjoy a nacho bar and compete in games for small prizes.

Mother's Day Gift Workshop(95th)

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 4:15 PM -- 95th Street Library
Design a card and make a gift that mom will be sure to love on her special day. For children in kindergarten through 3rd grade and limited to 40 participants.

Basics of BBQ: How to Grill, How to Smoke (95th)

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
It's grilling season! This presentation will teach the basics of grilling, the pros and cons of charcoal and gas grills as well as the first steps to cooking. Grillers also will learn recipes as well as tips and tricks for a great grilling season.

Constant Readers Evening Book Club(NIC)

Thursday, May 05, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"A Star for Mrs. Blake" by April Smith
Members can share their love of reading by meeting with other like-minded readaholics to discuss books on various subjects, both fiction and nonfiction.