Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Exam Cram(NIC)

Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 3:30 PM -- Nichols Library
The library has reserved space for teens to study for finals. Tables for group study, reference help and snacks will be provided.

Free movie @ the library (NBL)

Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

American Sniper:Rated R
Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Skip the long lines at the theater as well as the long hold lists at the library and see a movie with other like-minded film buffs. Check the library?'s website, www.naperville-lib.org, for upcoming titles. No one younger than age 18 will be admitted to an R-rated movie without a parent or guardian.

Naperville cemetery walking tour (NIC)

Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Individuals can take a walk through Naperville's oldest cemetery and learn about the city's earliest and most influential residents. The tour group will meet in front of the office building on the southwest corner of Washington Street and Hillside Road.

Superhero writing and drawing contest

Monday, June 01, 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 club

Monday, June 01, 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 acolman@naperville-lib.org. 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.

Exam Cram(NSL)

Monday, June 01, 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.

Reader's Night Out (Other)

Monday, June 01, 2015 at 6:15 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub (43 E. Jefferson St.) in downtown Naperville and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15pm to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7pm for the discussion only.

Superhero writing and drawing contest

Tuesday, June 02, 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.