Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Tales for 2s & 3s(NIC)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols 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.

Make It! Take It! (NBL)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 11:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard 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.

Make It! Take It! (95th)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 1:30 PM -- 95th Street 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.

Library Explorers - Catapults and Towers (NIC)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
Little explorers can create crafts, read books, play with LEGOs, learn about science and have a rollicking good time. For students in 3rd through 5th grades. Program is limited to 15 children.

Criminal Spines Book Club (NBL)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
"The Innocent" by David Baldacci
Peer into humanity's darker nature via the world of criminals and detectives. This book club will read and discuss mysteries, thrillers, suspense novels and true crime. Plot twists and red herrings are the order of the day, while the level of violence will vary from author to author.

How To Think Like A College Admissions Officer(95th)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
This program gives students insight on particulars of what a college admissions officer truly analyzes when reviewing students' credentials for admissions. Specifically, this program will address the 3 As: Academics, Activities, Attitudes and Aspirations, their importance and how they relate to students being accepted to the college of their dreams. This program is presented in partnership with C2 Education.*Program requires advanced registration.For students in 6th through 12th grades.

95th St., Meeting Room A
Thursday, Feb. 11, 7 to 8 p.m.

Stitching in the Stacks (NIC)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. This season's Pay it Forward community project will be knitting or crocheting 7 x 9 inch Afghan squares to create blankets to donate to Family Shelter Services. Knitters also can bring their own projects to work on with fellow crafters. All skill levels may attend, and experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.


Nichols NaperLaunch 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 14 & 28
Thursday, Feb. 11 & 25

Great Decisions Discussion Group (NBL)

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:15 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library
This discussion group, which is open to the public, will study and discuss foreign policy issues. One topic is covered each week. Participants can attend just one discussion or attend all groups. For more information, contact Becky Glimco 630-922-9448. This group is sponsored by the Naperville branch of the American Association of University Women and Naperville Public Library.