Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Curious Kids (NBL)Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 3:15 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Let us spark your curiosity. Come twice a month after school to explore something new at the library. We'll be learning, crafting and creating together as we get curious about our world. We will explore science, art, math and of course plenty of the best books. For children in grades K - 2nd.
Family Storytime (95th)Tuesday, March 11, 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.
Scientists Speak (NIC)Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Attend this lecture by a scientist from Argonne National Laboratory!
Katie Carrado Gregar will talk about nanotechnology at a National Laboratory.
Make It! Take It! (NIC)Tuesday, March 11, 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.
Teen Tech Week: DIY @ Your Library (NPL)Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
Celebrate Teen Tech Week: DIY @ Your Library, March 9 - 15! Stop by and see our "famous" Post-It Note creations or attend one of our tech themed programs during the week! Plus, we want you to get into the action! Using your Instagram account, take a photo of yourself using our Teen Craft Tables at Nichols or just doing any craft anywhere and then share it using the hashtag #DIYNPL and we'll share them on our own Instagrams all week long! Show off your DIY talents with the world!
Young Adult March Madness! (NPL)Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time but instead of NCAA basketball, our brackets are full of Young Adult books! We've randomly selected 32 YA titles and placed them in our YA March Madness Brackets. On March 1, you can start casting your ballots for your favorite YA books in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 30 and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned on April 1! Check back to our website www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness each week to cast your vote!
PRELIMS: March 1 - March 8
SWEET 16: March 9 - March 15
ELITE 8: March 16 - March 22
FINAL 4: March 23 - March 29
FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND: March 30 - March 31
YA MARCH MADNESS CHAMPION CROWNED: April 1
Lapsit Storytime (NIC)Wednesday, March 12, 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.
Tales For 2's & 3's (NIC)Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for toddlers from 2 - 3 years and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! No younger or older siblings allowed.