Library Events for the Next 7 Days

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 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.

Family Storytime (NBL)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 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, February 10, 2016 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.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 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.

Genealogy Drop-in help (NBL)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 12:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard 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.

Lapsit Storytime (95th)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 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.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols 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.

20s & 30s Wed. Night Meetup:Adult Spelling Bee & Old School Board Games (95th)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Adults in their 20s and 30s can enter the library's adult spelling bee and test their spelling skills from back in the day. Those who don't want to participate in the spelling bee can play board games that came out in the '70s, '80s, '90s and early 2000s. Afterschool snacks will be provided.