Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Investment workshop:using Morningstar investment research center (NIC)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
This comprehensive review of the Morningstar Investment Research Center, an online resource at the library, will teach investors how to access dozens of professional-level online courses to enhance investing knowledge. Attendees can learn how to use investing tools such as stock or fund screeners to make selections and professional analysts' reports to learn about companies and funds.

Preschool Fair

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Choosing the right preschool can be a daunting experience, and the library's fair may help parents during this selection process. Parents can meet with representatives from area preschools and receive
information to help them choose a school that's right for them. This drop-in program is intended for parents and caregivers. Children attending this program must be supervised by an adult.

Family Storytime (NSL)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Great Decisions Discussion Group (NBL)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

"An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding"
(selection) by David Hume
. Selected readings are from "Great Conversations 3" by The Great Books Foundation. If you wish to purchase this book, go to The Great Books Foundation website or try abebooks.com.

Frightful nights writing contest

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
With spooky days and frightful nights just around the corner, teens can enter the library?'s Halloween-themed writing contest. To participate, individuals can write a short story (no more than 300 words) beginning with the sentence, "It was a dark and stormy night ?..." Writers can be funny or downright spooky ?- just as long as the story is creative and original. Participants can email entries to TeenSpaceNPL@gmail.com from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31. Check out the Teen Space website, naperville-lib.org/TeenSpaceHome, to read some of the best entries as the date gets closer to Oct.

Lapsit Storytime (NSL)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.