Adult events for the next 7 days

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Boulevard 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. There is no fee for attending these classes, and one does not have to attend every session. Patrons are invited to attend whenever they can. All adult learners are welcome.

Mind and Meditation (NSL)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
The program is an introduction to meditation techniques that increase relaxation, energy, clarity,creativity and deep inner peace.

Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other owners solve today's challenges.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Excel 1 (NID)

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Microsoft Excel 2013 is the industry standard for data organization and analysis. It can be used for work or home. Keep up-to-date with the most widely used spreadsheet application and learn how to auto-fill, format data and adjust cells. Learn the different ways to insert and move data cells.


Read the Book, Meet the Author(NSL)

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Get an inside look at the world of celebrity in this memoir from one of LA?'s ONLY female paparazzi!
As a young woman struggling to make ends meet in LA, Jennifer Buhl bumped into the paparazzi and soon found herself chasing down celebrities, earning thousands of dollars a day selling photos to magazines and gossip blogs. Balancing juicy anecdotes with a poignant story of heartache, love, and the tick-tock of a biological clock, this addictive book will leave you with an entirely new perspective on the men and the women behind the money shots.
Visit the Adult Services Desk at any of our locations to pick up your FREE copy of Shooting Stars, and then join us for a chat with author Jennifer Buhl.

E-book workshop: Read Digital books (NIC)

Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Individuals can learn how to download free library books to compatible devices. The library has more than 9,000 e-books in its digital collection available for check out. Compatible devices include Kindle, Kindle Fire,iPad, iPhone, Nook Color, Nook Tablet and all Android and Windows-based tablets and phones. Participants
should bring in their device to learn how to download from the virtual library.

Click here to register

Readers Rendezvous,The daytime book club

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
"The Other Wes Moore" by Wes Moore. Two men have the same name but very different destinies.

Job search workshop:Bring your job search to the library (NIC)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Job seekers can learn how to use the library's online resources during their job search. The program will cover databases that help identify industry and job demand, salary ranges, resume development and interview preparation. Individuals can learn how to create lists of potential employers by industry classification and research news, executive names and financial information for specific companies.