Library Events for the Next 7 Days
Engineering For Kids (NIC)Monday, March 10, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Inspiring the Next Generation of Engineers
Kids ages 4 - 6 years are introduced to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education. This program will help to inspire children to build on their natural curiosity by teaching engineering concepts through hands-on learning.
Family Storytime (NIC)Monday, March 10, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.
Wacky Machines (NIC)Monday, March 10, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Want a break from apps and computers? Come build something! For Teen Tech Week, we're bringing back some old school tech. We'll be using kits to assemble ping pong ball launchers and Rube Goldberg machines, and then we'll test our creations.
Curious Kids (95th)Monday, March 10, 2014 at 4:15 PM -- 95th Street Library
Let us spark your curiosity. Come twice a month after school to explore something new at the library. We'll be learning, crafting and creating together as we get curious about our world. We will explore science, art, math and of course plenty of the best books. For children in grades K - 2nd.
Frank Sinatra - The Man And His Music (95th)Monday, March 10, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
The story and songs of ole "blue eyes!" This program is partially funded by a grant from the City of Naperville.
Teen Tech Week: DIY @ Your Library (NPL)Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
Celebrate Teen Tech Week: DIY @ Your Library, March 9 - 15! Stop by and see our "famous" Post-It Note creations or attend one of our tech themed programs during the week! Plus, we want you to get into the action! Using your Instagram account, take a photo of yourself using our Teen Craft Tables at Nichols or just doing any craft anywhere and then share it using the hashtag #DIYNPL and we'll share them on our own Instagrams all week long! Show off your DIY talents with the world!
Young Adult March Madness! (NPL)Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at All Day -- All Libraries
It's March Madness time but instead of NCAA basketball, our brackets are full of Young Adult books! We've randomly selected 32 YA titles and placed them in our YA March Madness Brackets. On March 1, you can start casting your ballots for your favorite YA books in the first round. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 30 and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned on April 1! Check back to our website www.naperville-lib.org/teens/yamarchmadness each week to cast your vote!
PRELIMS: March 1 - March 8
SWEET 16: March 9 - March 15
ELITE 8: March 16 - March 22
FINAL 4: March 23 - March 29
FINAL CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND: March 30 - March 31
YA MARCH MADNESS CHAMPION CROWNED: April 1
Tales For 2's & 3's (NIC)Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for toddlers from 2 - 3 years and their accompanying adult. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! No younger or older siblings allowed.