Adult events for the next 7 days

*Reader's Night Out

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Other
Socialize with other readers at Quigley's Irish Pub in downtown Naperville, and share recent reads and favorite titles. Arrive at 6:15 p.m. to purchase dinner, or join the group at 7 p.m. for the discussion only. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 15 participants.
Quigley's Irish Pub, 43 E. Jefferson St.

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Readers Rendezvous Daytime Book Club (NIC)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Daytime is a great time to talk about books. Join the Readers Rendezvous Daytime Book Club each month to discuss fiction and non-fiction titles on various topics.
Tuesday, Nov. 22 - "We Are Completely Beside Ourselves" by Karen Joy Fowler
Tuesday, Dec. 13 "For the Benefit of Those Who See" by Rosemary Mahoney
Tuesday, Jan. 17 "The Book of Unknown Americans" by Cristina Henriquez
Tuesday, Feb. 21 "Vinegar Girl" by Anne Tyler

Stitching in the Stacks: Project Linus (NBL)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Stitch with the library's knit, crochet and needlecraft groups. This season's Pay It Forward project is to create fleece-tied, crocheted, knit or quilted blankets for children. Blankets will be donated to Project Linus for seriously ill and traumatized children. Participants should bring their own supplies to create their blanket, and the library will have a supply of patterns available. All skill levels may attend. Experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise to beginners. For more information, contact Sandy Peto at 630-961-4100, ext. 6314.

Coloring for Adults (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
Color with other adults using printed designs and various coloring media that will be provided by the library while enjoying tea, listening to music and chatting. Participants also can bring their own coloring books and supplies.

Foreign Films A to Z (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- 95th Street Library
International cinema will be presented in a biweekly series for 26 weeks as Naperville Public Library highlights its foreign film collection in alphabetical order by title. Drama, thrills, suspense, intrigue and romance fill the screen with international cinematic styles. 
Tuesday, Dec. 13 "La Haine" (France) 
Tuesday, Dec. 27 "Investigation of a Citizen above Suspicion" (Italy)
Tuesday, Jan. 10 "Jade Warrior" (Finland) 
Tuesday, Jan. 24 "Kolya" (Czech Republic) 
Tuesday, Feb. 7 "Legend of 1900" (Italy) 
Tuesday, Feb. 21 "Mongol" (Russia).

3-D Software & Printing for Adults (95th)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 6:30 PM -- 95th Street Library
Adults can learn how to design three-dimensional object using 3-D software as well as the process of printing it using the library's 3-D printer. *Program requires advanced registration with a fee and is limited to 12 participants.
This class is appropriate for adults and students in 8th grade or older and are limited to 12 participants. Registration is taken at the computer lab desks.
This class has a non-refundable attendance fee that must be paid at the time of registration.
The fee for these classes is:
Naperville Public Library card holders: $10
Non-Naperville Public Library card holders: $20

Participants can transfer to another class with one week's advance notice. If individuals cannot attend a class for any reason, they should inform the computer lab staff so the spot may be available to an individual on the waiting list.

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English Conversation Groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. 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. All adult learners can attend the free groups, and one does not have to attend every session. No registration is required. For more information, contact Literacy DuPage at 630-416-6699. This program is presented in partnership with Literacy DuPage.

Coloring for Adults (NIC)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Color with other adults using printed designs and various coloring media that will be provided by the library while enjoying tea, listening to music and chatting. Participants also can bring their own coloring books and supplies.