Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Language stars storytime! (NIC)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:15 AM -- Nichols Library
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 ?- 6 years old
, but all
ages are welcome.

SPARK: Teen Tech Fun (NIC)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Tech heads can tinker with technology as the library will supply equipment to experiment with, including Spheros (robotic balls), Snap Circuits, LEGO WeDos, Makey Makey invention kits and Lego Mindstorms EV3 & NXT 2.0 robots. Individuals may even be able to control a video game with Play-Doh or play a piano made of bananas.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 4:00 PM -- 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.

Business Roundtable(NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 8:00 AM -- Nichols Library
Join SCORE Mentors and other business owners in an informal roundtable discussion and learn how other owners solve today's challenges.
Hosted by NaperLaunch.

Lapsit Storytime (NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 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.

Preschool For 3's, 4's & 5's (NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
A 30-minute independent storytime experience for children from 3 - 5 only. No younger or older siblings allowed.

Tales For 2s & 3s (NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 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 - Robot day (NIC)

Thursday, September 18, 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.