Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Drive-in-movie (NBL)

Monday, August 03, 2015 at 4:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Summer is the perfect time for a drive-in movie. Children will decorate their own cardboard box cars, then park in designated spaces in front of the screen to watch a short movie.

Reader's Night Out (Other)

Monday, August 03, 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.

Book & Cookie club (NIC)

Monday, August 03, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"Oggie Cooder" by Sarah Weeks

Visit the library for a child-and-parent book discussion group. The child and parent/adult will read the selected book together and then attend the club's meeting to discuss it with others while enjoying a cookie or two. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting and listed on the library's website, www.naperville-lib.org. The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout.

YAY for YA!-An online goodreaads book club

Tuesday, August 04, 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.

Stitching in the stacks(NBL)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft club. Crafters can share tips and ideas as well as showcase their latest project or ask for help on a project they may be struggling to complete. Along with good company, conversation and refreshments, attendees will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Wii gaming tournaments - Super Smash Bros. Brawl (NIC)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Gamers can compete to win bragging rights and a Target gift card in Wii Gaming Tournaments. Participants are also welcome to bring their Nintendo DS to play for fun with other teens.

Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft club. Crafters can share tips and ideas as well as showcase their latest project or ask for help on a project they may be struggling to complete. Along with good company, conversation and refreshments, attendees will learn about charity projects, share ideas and patterns or swap materials. Books on knitting, crocheting and needlecrafts will be available. All skill levels may attend.

Genealogy - Dropin Help(NIC)

Tuesday, August 04, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
A volunteer from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society will be available in the adult services department to help any interested individuals who wish to obtain assistance either to get started on a genealogy project or to complete difficult genealogical research challenges.