Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Tales for 2s & 3s (95th)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- 95th Street 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.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change to practice their skills in a relaxed and comfortable environment. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- 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 (NBL)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard 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.

Family Storytime (95th)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- 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.

Job Search Workshop: Mom Inc. (95th)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Becky Brillon from the Community Career Center will teach women returning to work how to assess their skills and showcase their stay-at-home experiences. Attendees will learn how to build networking
contacts, develop a resume and articulate each individual's value to make an impactful impression.

Genealogy Drop-in Help (NBL)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
A volunteer from 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.

Lapsit Storytime (95th)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street 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.