Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Curious Kids (NIC)

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library


It?'s full STEAM ahead as curious kids can come to the library twice a month to join in activities featuring science, technology, engineering, art and math. For children in kindergarten through 2nd grade.


Children?'s Storyroom 4:15 ?- 4:45 p.m.


Tuesday, Sept. 8 & 22
Tuesday, Oct. 6 & 20
Tuesday, Nov. 3 & 17

Investing workshop:Morningstar Investment Research Center (NIC)

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
This comprehensive review of the Morningstar Investment Research Center, an online resource at the library, will teach investors how to access dozens of professional-level online courses to enhance investing knowledge. Attendees can learn how to use investing tools such as stock or fund screeners to make selections, the portfolio X-ray to evaluate and balance asset allocations and professional analyst reports on companies and funds.

Fantasy Football League Draft Night

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Other

Get ready for some football! Join the library's teen fantasy football league for a live online draft, lasting about one and a half hours. Participants can make their draft picks from their home computers, and since the league is private, only teens from Naperville Public Library will be able to take part in the draft.

To participate, email Alison Colman, teen services librarian at 95th Street Library, at acolman@naperville-lib.org, and include the participant's first and last name and email address by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4. The winner of the league will receive a 3-D printed trophy, a gift card and bragging rights until next year.
*Program requires advanced registration and does not take place at the library.

Live Online Event

Tuesday, Sept. 8,6:30 p.m.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Preschoolers and their caregivers can enjoy this fun program of stories and crafts. The activities will be geared toward 3- and 4-year-olds, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child as coloring sheets will be available for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with the child. This program is limited to 20 children making crafts.

Family Storytime (95th)

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for infants to 23-month-olds, this 20-minute interactive program will include stories, songs and fingerplays. Attendees will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with their little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.

Tales for 2s & 3s(NIC)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays is for 2- to 3-year-olds and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No younger or older siblings allowed.

Preschool for 3s, 4s & 5s (NBL)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This 30-minute independent storytime experience is for 3- to 5-year-olds only. No younger or older siblings allowed.