Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Tales For 2s & 3s (NIC)

Thursday, October 02, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 20-minute interactive program of stories, songs and fingerplays for 2 and 3-year-olds and an accompanying adult. Strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. No
younger or older siblings allowed.

Library Explorers - Laugh Yourself silly (NIC)

Thursday, October 02, 2014 at 4:15 PM -- Nichols Library
Explorers in 3rd through 5th grades can attend this program to create crafts, read books, play with Legos,learn about science and have a rollicking good time. For children in 3rd through 5th grades. Program is limited to 15 children.

College application and essay writing seminar (NIC)

Thursday, October 02, 2014 at 7:00 PM -- Nichols Library
The tutoring service C2 Education will discuss the ins and outs of college applications, including tips on writing an essay. Students will learn the best ways to showcase their academic achievements and activities.The seminar is geared for high school students in
10th through 12th grades and their parents.

Make It! Take It! (NIC)

Friday, October 03, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Join us for a fun program of stories and crafts for you and your preschooler. Activities will be geared toward children 3 - 4-years, but 5-year-olds are welcome to attend. Younger siblings may accompany the older child - there will be coloring sheets for them. At least one adult caregiver must attend with their children. Limit of 20 children doing crafts.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Friday, October 03, 2014 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities right in your home! At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany children to these fun filled programs.

Nanowrimo preparatory workshops (NIC)

Saturday, October 04, 2014 at 1:00 PM -- Nichols Library
National Novel Writing Month is an annual event
in November designed to encourage and support
people to write their own 50,000+ word novel in 30
days. Writers can attend the preparatory workshops,
which are open to the public, to help ensure success
throughout NaNoWriMo. Visit naperwrimo.org for
more information on these workshops and a listing of
free NaNoWriMo events.

Sensory Storytime (NIC)

Saturday, October 04, 2014 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 Desk for more information. The program will take place the first Saturday of each month.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Monday, October 06, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
An introduction to storytime for children from birth - 23 months. This 20-minute interactive program includes stories, songs and fingerplays. You will have time after the program to share board books and other featured titles with your little one. An adult caregiver must attend with each child. The only exception is in the case of twins.