Library Events for the Next 7 Days

College application and essay writing seminar (95th)

Thursday, August 06, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Applying for college can be a daunting task, but help is available at the library. C2 Education will discuss the ins and out of college applications, including tips on writing the essay. Students also will learn how to best show off their academic achievements and activities. The seminar is geared for high school students in 10th through 12th grades and their parents.

YAY for YA!-An online goodreaads book club

Friday, August 07, 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, or email teen librarian Alison Colman at 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.

Baby play date (NIC)

Friday, August 07, 2015 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Parents can stroll into the library with their baby for a play date that allows children to share interactive bonding time with their caregivers and meet new friends. This program will include 20 minutes of stories, songs and bouncing fun as well as 10 minutes of exploratory play. For infants to 23-month-olds and their caregivers.

Come play with us at the library! (NBL)

Friday, August 07, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
DuPage Children's Museum is taking exhibits on the road and visiting the library. The museum's early learning specialist and community access coordinator will provide play facilitation techniques using portable versions of full-sized exhibits. In addition, library staff will demonstrate the power of play through storytime. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children's Museum.