Kids Events for the Month of May

How does your garden grow (NBL)

Friday, May 01, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Boulevard Library
Little sprouts can visit the library to hear stories, sing songs and make a craft that will plant a little knowledge about how gardens grow. All sprouts will leave the program giving two green thumbs up!

Naperville Family Expo (NSL)

Saturday, May 02, 2015 at 11:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Parents are faced with many overwhelming decisions like choosing the best healthcare practitioner, preschool or non-toxic cleaning products for their family. They invest much time and energy researching different doctors and products, and sometimes they may not know what questions to even ask. This expo will feature local businesses and healthcare practitioners, as well as products and services catered to families with young children and expectant mothers.

Sensory storytime (NIC)

Saturday, May 02, 2015 at 2:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The whole family is invited to a 30-minute program of books, songs and fun for children with special needs. All abilities are welcome with an adult caregiver. Inquire at any children's services desk for more information. The program will take place on the first Saturday of each month.

How does your garden grow (NIC)

Monday, May 04, 2015 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Little sprouts can visit the library to hear stories, sing songs and make a craft that will plant a little knowledge about how gardens grow. All sprouts will leave the program giving two green thumbs up!

Language Stars Storytime Hola! Bonjour! Ni Hao! (NSL)

Monday, May 04, 2015 at 11:15 AM -- 95th Street Library
Spanish: Transportation, French:Colors, Mandarin Chinese:Food

Language Stars, a Chicago-based provider of early foreign language education, will return with fun and high-energy programs. Teachers will provide a 30-minute interactive storytime, featuring books, songs and activities conducted entirely in their native language. Recommended for children ages 1 to 6 years old, but all ages are welcome.

Homeschool showcase (NIC)

Monday, May 04, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Homeschoolers of all ages can display projects on any topic during the Homeschool Showcase. Family and friends can visit the library and check out their homeschooler?'s work.

Book & Cookie Club(NSL)

Monday, May 04, 2015 at 7:00 PM -- 95th Street Library

To Be Announced

Come to the library for a child-and-parent book discussion group. The child and parent/adult will read the selected book together and then attend the club?'s meeting to discuss it with others while enjoying a cookie or two. Each book will be chosen at the preceding meeting and listed on the library?'s website, www.naperville-lib.org. The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout.

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Dupage Children's Museum Programs - Come play with us at the Library (NSL)

Tuesday, May 05, 2015 at 10:00 AM -- 95th Street Library
Children can learn through play as DuPage Children's Museum will bring its educational exhibits to Naperville Public Library. The museum's early learning specialist and community access coordinator will provide play facilitation techniques utilizing portable versions of the museum's full-sized exhibits. In addition, library staff will demonstrate the power of play through storytimes during this drop-in program that is limited to 30 participants. This program is presented in partnership with DuPage Children's Museum.