Teen Events for the Month of September

YAY FOR YA! An Online Goodreads Book Club

Tuesday, September 01, 2015 at 9:00 AM -- Other

"Recurring, ongoing program. Lovers of YA literature can sign up for the library's online Goodreads book club. Each month, a new book will be selected, and readers can discuss it online through the participant's Goodreads account.

Request to join the group "Yay for YA!: An Online Book Club" on Goodreads or
email teen librarian Alison Colman at acolman@naperville-lib.org.

New books will be posted at the beginning of each month, and participants will have the entire month to read it and discuss."

Fantasy Football League Draft Night

Tuesday, September 08, 2015 at 6:30 PM -- Other

Get ready for some football! Join the library's teen fantasy football league for a live online draft, lasting about one and a half hours. Participants can make their draft picks from their home computers, and since the league is private, only teens from Naperville Public Library will be able to take part in the draft.

To participate, email Alison Colman, teen services librarian at 95th Street Library, at acolman@naperville-lib.org, and include the participant's first and last name and email address by 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4. The winner of the league will receive a 3-D printed trophy, a gift card and bragging rights until next year.
*Program requires advanced registration and does not take place at the library.

Live Online Event

Tuesday, Sept. 8,6:30 p.m.

Duct Tape Notebook (NBL)

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

Teens can meet in the new Teen Space to decorate notebooks using a variety of colorful and fun duct tape. *Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 20 teen participants.

Naper Blvd. Library, Teen Space

Wednesday, Sept.9,4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Click here to register

Kaplan Practice Tests - New PSAT (95th)

Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 12:30 PM -- 95th Street Library

A practice test is crucial to ward off those test-day jitters. Kaplan will provide proctored tests to give students an idea of the real exam. Individuals should bring No. 2 pencils, an approved calculator and a healthy snack. The exams will begin promptly at the scheduled time, and no one will be admitted once the exam has started. This program is presented in partnership with Kaplan. *Program requires advanced registration and may be canceled if enrollment does not reach 25 participants.


95th Street Library, Meeting Room A/B Min/Max: 25/60
Saturday, Sept. 12, 12:30 to 3:45 p.m.

Click here to register

Anime Club (NBL)

Monday, September 14, 2015 at 4:30 PM -- Naper Boulevard Library

Anime fans can enjoy Japanese snacks, wear cosplay and hang out with fellow anime enthusiasts while watching anime in Naper Blvd. Library's new Teen Space.

Naper Blvd. Library, Teen Space 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 14

Teen Movie Series: Movie Matinee "Insurgent" (PG-13), (NIC)

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library

Teens can enjoy snacks while watching movies that
have been newly released on DVD, ones that might
have been missed in theaters or movies they just
can't get enough of.

Nichols Library, Community Room

Wednesday, Sept. 16 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

"Insurgent" (PG-13)

Raspberry Pi Basics (95th)

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 4:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Learn how to get started using the Raspberry Pi computing system.

No registration required. Program is limited to the first 10 participants.

Teen Ignite: Steam Workshop (95th)

Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 12:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

Get ready for a day of high-energy, hands-on science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics workshops. This free event is geared toward students who are looking into future careers in these areas as well as those who just love STEAM programming or want to learn more. Workshops are led by area volunteers from local businesses and organizations.

95th Street Library
Meeting Room A/B & throughout the library

Saturday, Sept.19,12:00 to 4:00 p.m.