Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Book & Cookie Club (95th)

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Come to the library for a child-and-parent book discussion group. The child and parent/adult will read the selected book together and then attend the club's meeting to discuss it with others while enjoying a cookie or two. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting and listed on the library's calendar. The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout. For children in 3rd through 6th grades. Program is limited to 15 child/parent pairs.
Sept 28 - Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics by Chris Grabenstein

NaperLaunch Meetup: The Pitch Session

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library

Want to practice your pitch? This is your opportunity to participate in a pitch session by making a 10 minute pitch or observing others and offering feedback. Pitchers can choose from three optional pitch formats: 

  • Request funding for growth of your business
  • Pitch for a partner to join your business
  • Make a sales pitch for your product or service

The Pitch session is held when there is a 5th Thursday in the month. Next sessions: June 30 and Sept. 29.
No registration needed to observe and give feedback at this meet up.
To APPLY to give a 10 minute pitch, click on the Register Now button and submit your pitch for consideration.

Lapsit Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. 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 one.

Tales for 2s & 3s (95th)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2- to 3-year-olds and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols 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 one.

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

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3- to 5-year-olds only. 

Tales for 2s & 3s (NIC)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2- to 3-year-olds and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home.

Make it! Take it! (95th)

Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street 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. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.