Adult events for the next 7 days
English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)Wednesday, October 08, 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.
E-Commerce - Leveraging the internet for your business idea (NIC)Wednesday, October 08, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Bob Koch, e-commerce entrepreneur, of QuiverGlobal.com, will explore topics like advertising using social media and search engines, key metrics to monitor,evolving store fronts, shipping overseas, currency conversion as well as language challenges. Entrepreneur Bob Koch will discuss the critical elements involved with an e-commerce store, including new product idea,manufacturer selection and building an Internet store front site.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.
Mrs. Lincoln: The First 'First' LadyWednesday, October 08, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Mary Todd Lincoln lived a life filled with triumphs and
tragedies but few people know her story. Actress Laura
Keyes will share her story during an entertaining and
educational program focusing on the life and losses of
the former First Lady, who lost her husband and former
president Abraham Lincoln in 1865. This program depicts
an extraordinarily important time in our nation?'s history
from a point of view that is not often explored.