Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Genealogy Workshop: Italian Genealogy Research (NIC)

Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This class will start with a lecture on the 20 Italian words needed to translate Italian records. It then will teach about how to examine birth, marriage and death records and how to translate them. Attendees also will learn about the migration patterns from southern Italy as well as the country's history when the great migration began. Presenter Linda Davenport, whose expertise is southern Italian genealogy, has been volunteering at Naperville Family History Center for 15 years.

C2 Education Practice Tests (SAT)(95th)

Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Take a practice test administered by C2 Education, and strengthen core skills in reading, writing and math. This program is presented in partnership with C2 Education. Program requires advanced registration.

Free movie @ the library (95th)

Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 2:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Movie - "The Finest Hours"
Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Skip the long lines at the theater as well as the long hold lists at the library and see a movie with other like-minded film buffs. Check the library's website,, for upcoming titles. No one younger than age 18 will be admitted to an R-rated movie without a parent or guardian.

Library Closed (Memorial Day)

Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries

Library Closed (Memorial Day)

Monday, May 30, 2016 at 12:00 AM -- All Libraries

Fun With 3-D Doodle Pen (95th)

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 4:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Discover the intuitive ability to draw in 3-D quickly and easily. Program is limited to 12 participants.

95th Street Library, Idea Lab Tuesday, May 31, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

YAY FOR YA! An Online Goodreads Book Club

Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 9:00 AM -- Other

"Recurring, ongoing program. Lovers of YA 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 participant's Goodreads account.
Request to join the group "Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club" on Goodreads or email teen librarian Alison Colman at

New books will be posted at the beginning of each month, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss."

Baby Play Date (NIC)

Wednesday, June 01, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library

Babies learn through play! Adults and infants can enjoy stories, songs and bounces, followed by 10 minutes of exploratory play with their new friends. For infants through 23-month-olds and their caregivers.