Library Events for the Next 7 Days

DiNovember (NPL)

Friday, November 28, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
November will be a month-long celebration of dinosaurs. Plastic toy dinosaurs will be hidden in the department throughout the month. When children spot them, they can visit the Children's Desk and get a dinosaur stamp. Check the library's Facebook page, facebook.com/NapervillePublicLibrary, for weekly photos of the mischief the dinosaurs create at night in the library. Visit the library's Children's Desk for dates and times of dinosaur-themed storytimes and crafts.

DiNovember (NPL)

Saturday, November 29, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
November will be a month-long celebration of dinosaurs. Plastic toy dinosaurs will be hidden in the department throughout the month. When children spot them, they can visit the Children's Desk and get a dinosaur stamp. Check the library's Facebook page, facebook.com/NapervillePublicLibrary, for weekly photos of the mischief the dinosaurs create at night in the library. Visit the library's Children's Desk for dates and times of dinosaur-themed storytimes and crafts.

ACT Practice Test (Canceled)

Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Students can take a free ACT practice test conducted by C2 Education and strengthen their reading, writing and math skills. They also can attend a Giveback Session from 7 to 8p.m. Dec. 11 to obtain test results and assess their skills.

DiNovember (NPL)

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
November will be a month-long celebration of dinosaurs. Plastic toy dinosaurs will be hidden in the department throughout the month. When children spot them, they can visit the Children's Desk and get a dinosaur stamp. Check the library's Facebook page, facebook.com/NapervillePublicLibrary, for weekly photos of the mischief the dinosaurs create at night in the library. Visit the library's Children's Desk for dates and times of dinosaur-themed storytimes and crafts.

Nanowrimo Write-ins (NIC)

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 1:30 PM -- Nichols Library
As November is National Novel Writing Month,individuals can bring a laptop to the library to join other like-minded writers and members of the Naperville region of NaNoWriMo to help motivate and encourage each other to write a 50,000+ word novel in 30 days. For more information about this program that is open to the public, go to
naperwrimo.org.

Crafts and Live music

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 5:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Stop in for crafts, live music after Parade of Lights.
Families can warm up at Nichols Library after the Parade of Lights in downtown Naperville Nov. 30. Kids can drop in for a candy cane and create a craft from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Live holiday music performed by Naperville Suzuki School members will be from 6 to 8 p.m.

Winter Family Reading Program

Monday, December 01, 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.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Monday, December 01, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols 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.