Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Family Storytime (NBL)

Thursday, August 04, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library

This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Wii UT Gaming (NBL)

Thursday, August 04, 2016 at 1:30 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Challenge friends to a game of Mario Kart, Mario Party 10 or Super Smash Bros. on the library's Wii UT consoles.

Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

Thursday, August 04, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
August title: The Wild Robot  by Peter Brown
Visit the library for a child-and-parent book discussion group. The child and parent/adult will read the selected book together and then attend the club's meeting to discuss it with others while enjoying a cookie or two. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting and listed on the library's website, www.naperville-lib.org. The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout. For children in 3rd through 5th grades. Program is limited to 15 child/parent pairs.

Sounds of Brazil (95th)

Thursday, August 04, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Join Brazilian master percussionist and drummer, Ded?(C) Sampio as he gets audience members ready for the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. This exciting cultural experience reflects Brazilian music's unique rhythms, helping to teach Brazilian history, geography and customs. Sampaio will play and demonstrate a wide variety of Brazilian percussion instruments while explaining their origin. Audience members can get a chance to participate in hands-on percussion as they help to re-create "The Brazilian Carnaval." atmosphere.

Family Storytime (95th)

Friday, August 05, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and other activities is for children of all ages. In addition, staff members will present strategies to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun-filled programs.

Vladimir Goes For Gold! (95th)

Friday, August 05, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- 95th Street Library
Meet Vladimir Cashewninski, athlete and champion badminton player, as he prepares to compete in the most important game of his life. On the night before his big day, he has an enthralling dream that takes him to ancient Greece where he teams up with audience members to explore the first Olympic Games. This program is presented by Traveling Lantern Theatre Company.