Naper Blvd. Library Events for the next 7 days

Ukuladies Hawaiian Vacation (NBL)

Friday, May 06, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Discover Hawaii with the Ukuladies as they tour paradise on their wild Hawaiian vacation. Kids will explore the islands through ukulele music,stories and even make a Hawaiian lei.

Teen Movie Series: Movie Matinee(NBL)

Friday, May 06, 2016 at 3:30 PM -- Naper Blvd. 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. Teen movie pick! Attendees choose the movie! (PG-13)

Genealogy Drop-in Help (NBL)

Monday, May 09, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
A volunteer from 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.

Music and Movement (NBL)

Monday, May 09, 2016 at 11:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Children ages 3 to 5 years old and their parent or caregiver will explore basic musical concepts using interactive methods. This program introduces children to music through movement and singing as well as rhythmic and listening activities. Music will be brought to life through the use of books, props, songs and basic musical instruments in an active and engaging way. Program is limited to 30 children who should be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

Stitching in the Stacks (NBL)

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 1:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library

This season's pay-it-forward community project is knit, crocheted or fleece-tied mats for shelter dogs and cats. Mats will go to Naperville Area Humane Society and ADOPT Pet Shelter and may accompany pets to their adoptive homes.

Participants should bring their choice of machine washable supplies, and the library will supply patterns. Participants may also bring their own projects to work on with fellow crafters. All skill levels may attend and experienced crafters are welcome to share their expertise and work with staff to help beginners.
For more information, contact Sandy Peto at 630-961-4100, ext.

English conversation groups for ESL students (NBL)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:00 AM -- Naper Blvd. Library
These groups are designed to give English-as-a-second-language students a change 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.

Do-It-Yourself (Craft Series) Duct Tape Wallet(NBL)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 4:30 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Using duct tape, crafty teens can make an updated version of the classic Magic wallet, which magically organizes and secures contents in a wallet. Supplies and instructions will be provided. Program requires advanced registration and is limited to 15 teens. For teens in 6th through 12th grades.

Book & Cookie Club (NBL)

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Naper Blvd. Library
Visit 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, The library will have multiple copies of each title available for checkout.
For children in 3rd through 5th grades. Program is limited to 15 child/parent pairs. Advanced registration is required for 95th Street library. 95th Children's Program Room 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 7 Monday, April 4 Monday, May 2 NBL Program Room 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 16 Wednesday, April 13 Wednesday, May 11 NIC Children's Storyroom 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 17 Thursday, April 21 Thursday, May 19