Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

A German Musical Christmas Journey (NIC)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
In celebration of the Christkindlmarket coming to Naperville, the library is exploring the German culture as the Alpine Thunder Trio will take audience members on a musical journey through Germany as they relate German Christmas music and other folk songs to traditional practices, culture, language and geography.

SCORE Business Roundtable at NaperLaunch (NIC)

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
This roundtable will focus on technology and manufacturing businesses. A 90 minute discussion on relevant business issues every entrepreneur faces. Get feedback and guidance from experienced fellow entrepreneurs on how to solve every-day business challenges. No business owner should walk alone. Use this group for advice and counsel that will lead to simply elegant solutions.

Sign & Play with Baby (NIC)

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Learn to communicate with babies using sign language. This three-week program provides a fun environment for babies and their caregivers to learn the basics of sign language. Each week, a new theme will be introduced using stimulating activities, books, songs and play. For children ages 8 - 23 months. *Program requires advanced registration for each date and is limited to 12 babies per program.
Thursday, Dec. 1 - Mealtime
Thursday, Dec. 8 - Bathtime
Thursday, Dec. 15 - Park Fun

Puppet Palooza (NIC)

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Come to a puppet event of extraordinary proportions! Three or four, maybe more, short fun-filled puppet plays will be presented. Children will be invited to sing and dance during intermissions.

Genealogy: Drop-In Help (NIC)

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 3:00 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.

Book & Cookie Club (NIC)

Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols 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 6th grades. Program is limited to 15 child/parent pairs.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, December 16, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.