Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Family Storytime (NIC)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 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.

Stitching in the Stacks: Project Linus (NBL)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Stitch with the library's knit, crochet and needlecraft groups. This season's Pay It Forward project is to create fleece-tied, crocheted, knit or quilted blankets for children. Blankets will be donated to Project Linus for seriously ill and traumatized children. Participants should bring their own supplies to create their blanket, and the library will have a supply of patterns available. All skill levels may attend. Experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise to beginners. For more information, contact Sandy Peto at 630-961-4100, ext. 6314.

Coloring for Adults (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Color with other adults using printed designs and various coloring media that will be provided by the library while enjoying tea, listening to music and chatting. Participants also can bring their own coloring books and supplies.

Foreign Films A to Z (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
International cinema will be presented in a biweekly series for 26 weeks as Naperville Public Library highlights its foreign film collection in alphabetical order by title. Drama, thrills, suspense, intrigue and romance fill the screen with international cinematic styles. 
Tuesday, Dec. 13 "La Haine" (France) 
Tuesday, Dec. 27 "Investigation of a Citizen above Suspicion" (Italy)
Tuesday, Jan. 10 "Jade Warrior" (Finland) 
Tuesday, Jan. 24 "Kolya" (Czech Republic) 
Tuesday, Feb. 7 "Legend of 1900" (Italy) 
Tuesday, Feb. 21 "Mongol" (Russia).

3-D Software & Printing for Adults (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Adults can learn how to design three-dimensional object using 3-D software as well as the process of printing it using the library's 3-D printer. *Program requires advanced registration with a fee and is limited to 12 participants.
This class is appropriate for adults and students in 8th grade or older and are limited to 12 participants. Registration is taken at the computer lab desks.
This class has a non-refundable attendance fee that must be paid at the time of registration.
The fee for these classes is:
Naperville Public Library card holders: $10
Non-Naperville Public Library card holders: $20

Participants can transfer to another class with one week's advance notice. If individuals cannot attend a class for any reason, they should inform the computer lab staff so the spot may be available to an individual on the waiting list.

Mini Masterpieces (NIC)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Infants through 23-month-olds can enjoy a baby storytime followed by a hand or foot print keepsake. Caregivers can chat while the babies play with books and toys waiting for their artwork to dry. Program is limited to 20 participants.

English Conversation Groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a chance 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. For more information, contact Literacy DuPage at 630-416-6699. This program is presented in partnership with Literacy DuPage.

Family Storytime (95th)

Wednesday, December 14, 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.