Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Do-It-Yourself Spa Products (NIC)

Tuesday, May 03, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Make body products like sugar scrub and milk bath with supplies straight from the kitchen cupboard. Spa day enthusiasts can learn about the properties of essential oils that personalize spa creations. Participants should bring a four-ounce jar to contain their homemade spa product, which would make a great Mother's Day gift.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.

Music and Movement(NIC)

Wednesday, May 04, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Children ages 3 to 5 years old and their parent or caregiver will explore basic musical concepts using interactive methods. This program introduces children to music through movement and singing as well as rhythmic and listening activities. Music will be brought to life through the use of books, props, songs and basic musical instruments in an active and engaging way. Program is limited to 30 children who should be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

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.