Adult events for the next 7 days

Free Movie @ the Library (NIC)

Sunday, October 04, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
"Avengers:Age of Ultron"
Movie lovers can visit the library each month for a screening of a newly released DVD. Skip the long lines at the theater as well as the long hold lists at the library and see a movie with other likeminded film buffs. Check the library's website for upcoming titles. No one younger than age 18 will be admitted to an R-rated movie without a parent or guardian.

Community Room(NIC) 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 4

Reader's Night Out (Other)

Monday, October 05, 2015 at 6:15 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub (43 E. Jefferson St.) in downtown Naperville and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15pm to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7pm for the discussion only.

Click here to register

Small Business Workshop: Take it to the next level (NIC)

Monday, October 05, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Greg Huebner will help business owners identify their greatest strengths, competencies & assets and show how to leverage those strengths to profitably grow their business to the next level. Participants will receive real world tools to solve problems and implement solutions ?- i.e., practical techniques to

  • improve quality and profitability

  • value add your product / service

  • develop strategic alliances to fully leverage your strengths & capitalize on opportunities.

This workshop is intended for owners of a business established for at least 5 years and producing a minimum of $1 million revenue.

Edgar Allan Poe - To Tell a Tale (95th)

Monday, October 05, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

"Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them."Edgar Allan Poe.

Literary chills abound in this spine-tingling program showcasing Edgar Allan Poe. The program will provide a brief biographical sketch of the poet's life, retelling some of Poe's greatest works including "The Raven" and "The Tell-Tale Heart."

Pinterest In 30 Minutes (NBL)

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Individuals seeking creative motivation can learn about the popular and crafty social media site, Pinterest. They will learn how to create their own Pinterest account, the definition of pinning and how to upload images and videos to pin. Participants also can explore ideas from others for inspiration. No registration required. Program is limited to the first 12 participants.

Naper Blvd. Library, Computer Lab
Tuesday, Oct. 6, 10:30 to 11:00 a.m.

Stitching in the stacks(NSL)

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Stitch with the library's community knit, crochet and needlecraft group. Crafters can bring their own project or pay it forward by knitting or crocheting red scarves using any pattern for collegiate foster students. Scarves will be donated to the Red Scarf Project of Foster Care to Success to be included in their student care packages.
Bring machine washable worsted weight acrylic soft red yarn and US size 8, 9 or 10 knitting needles or H, I or J crochet hook. All skill levels may attend.Experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome to share their expertise, and beginners can learn.For more information, contact Sandy Peto at 630-961-4100, ext. 6314.

(95th)Nomura Room C 3:00pm to 5:00 pm
Tuesday, Sept. 1 & 15
Tuesday, Oct. 6 & 20
Tuesday, Nov. 3 & 17

(NBL)Lower Level Conference Room 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Tuesday, Sept. 8
Tuesday, Oct. 13
Tuesday, Nov. 10

(NIC)NaperLaunch 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Thursday, Sept. 10 & 24
Thursday, Oct. 8 & 22
Thursday, Nov. 12

Small Business Workshop: What it takes to get a loan (NIC)

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

Business owners can learn about qualifying for a commercial loan as well as the information required to apply, how they should represent themselves and what can be expected from local lenders. Seating is limited. This program is presented in partnership with Fox Valley SCORE.

Genealogy Drop-in Help (NIC)

Tuesday, October 06, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Nichols Library

A volunteer from the Fox Valley Genealogical Society will be available in the adult services department to help any interested individuals who wish to obtain assistance either to get started on a genealogy project or to complete difficult genealogical research challenges.

Adult Services Department
1st Tuesday each month 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
3rd Thursday each month 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Adult Services Department
2nd Wednesday each month 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Adult Services Department
3rd Thursday each month 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.