Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Craft & Stitch (NSL)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Knitters can visit with other like-minded crafters to work on needlework or other small projects together. Try a new craft that we supply or bring your own. Swap or share materials and get new ideas for future projects.

Book Page Ornaments (NIC)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Do-It-Yourself Craft Series
Learn how to make a variety of holiday ornaments from recycled book pages. Repurpose an old book to make a unique decoration or to give as a gift to a book lover.

3-D Holiday Ornaments for Teens (95th)

Wednesday, December 03, 2014 at 5:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Holiday enthusiasts can learn how to design a three-dimensional snowflake or snowman using 123-D, 3-D software and Tinkercad. Creations can be printed with the library's 3-D printer.
Program requires advanced registration.

Illinois Procurement Techical Asstistant Ctr(NIC)

Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Amber Gardner, PTAC coordinator at College of DuPage, will explain the PTAC?'s mission. Learn ways to expand your business by pursuing government and large corporation contracts. The PTAC specializes in getting small business owners through the maze!

Winter Family Reading Program

Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 9:00 AM -- All Libraries
Families with children in 5th grade and even babies can sign up starting Monday, Dec. 1. Children will earn prizes and coupons for reading together as a family and doing other family-fun activities. All participants will be entered into drawings to win Chicago Wolves Hockey tickets and a grand prize.

Sign and play with baby - Mealtime theme (NSL)

Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Learn to communicate with babies using sign language. This three-week program provides 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.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, December 04, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies also will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children.