Adult events for the next 7 days

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.

Conservation @ Home and @ work (NSL)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
The Conservation Foundation, which is a Naperville based private, nonprofit land and watershed conservation organization, will cover a variety of techniques for transforming landscapes. Attendees will
learn about the use of rain barrels, rain gardens as well as the selection and use of native plants.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, September 24, 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.

Arduino workshops - Arduino 101 (NIC)

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library
Those interested in coding and electronics can work with Arduino boards, which are microcontrollers that can be easily programmed using a variant of the C programming language. Participants can write and compile code to bring a variety of projects to life using the Arduino Uno and various electronic components.Arduino projects can be as simple as blinking a light on and off or as complex as a robot or smart thermostat.They can take inputs from a variety of switches or sensors to control lights, motors or other outputs. No prior electronics or programming experience is required.

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Caregiver stress: relief, acceptance and empowerment (NSL)

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Providing care for someone with memory loss can be a labor of love, but it can also be exhausting and stressful. This program will introduce participants to the causes, signs and symptoms of stress as well as provide participants with stress-reduction strategies.

Fall Foods

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Other
This program is currently full.
Angela Dennison, healthy eating specialist at Whole Foods Market Naperville (located at 2607 W. 75th Street Lifestyle Center - in the caf?(C)), will teach individuals how to prep and cook favorite fall foods during a cooking demonstration and tasting.

Meet-up & Guest Speaker(NIC)

Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
As the Naperville City Council liaison to the Library's Board of Trustees, Bob Fieseler has helped with the creation and development of NaperLaunch. In his professional work as a patent lawyer, Bob works every day with start-ups to protect their innovations and grow their businesses.
Sponsored by NaperLaunch.