Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Exam Cram(NSL)Thursday, June 04, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
The library has reserved space for teens to study for finals. Tables for group study, reference help and snacks will be provided.
Audio/Video conversion for seniors (95th)Thursday, June 04, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Learn how to convert old VHS tapes to DVDs and movie files, and find out how to convert LPs and cassettes to MP3s. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 6 participants.
Superhero writing and drawing contestFriday, June 05, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
Every hero has a story, and teens can write it. Teen writers can submit a written biography or a short story (1,500 words or less) as well as their own drawing of a superhero. Participants can include their superhero's name, where they live, their powers, their slogan and how they accomplish good in the world. The contest will begin June 1, and the deadline for entries is 9 p.m. Friday, July 31. Gift certificates to a local comic book store will be awarded to winners. Pick up an entry form at any Naperville Public Library location or look it up on the teen page of the library?'s website, www.naperville-lib.org.
YAY for YA!-An online goodreaads book clubFriday, June 05, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
Lovers of young adult literature can sign up for the library's online Goodreads book club. Each month, a new book will be selected, and readers can discuss it online through the participants' Goodreads account. Request to join the group ?"Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club?" online at www.goodreads.com, or email teen librarian Alison Colman at email@example.com. Sign up early to take a poll on what book selection the club should read first. The first book will be posted on June 1, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss.
Baby play date (NIC)Friday, June 05, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Parents can stroll into the library with their baby for a play date that allows children to share interactive bonding time with their caregivers and meet new friends. This program will include 20 minutes of stories, songs and bouncing fun as well as 10 minutes of exploratory play. For infants to 23-month-olds and their caregivers.